TechDroider: Nokia-5

Nokia 5 is now available in 3GB RAM Variant

Nokia 5 is now available in 3GB RAM Variant
Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM Option has been announced for Indian markets. The smartphone will be available exclusively on Flipkart for one week starting Tuesday, November 7. After the first sale, Nokia 5 will also be made available in select retails stores.

"Nokia 5 has already forged a reputation for being a beautifully crafted phone which punches well above its weight. Now we have added more memory so fans can get enhanced performance in the same precision engineered design," said Ajey Mehta, Vice President India, HMD Global in a press statement.


With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2/3 GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

Android Oreo Beta coming soon to Nokia 3, 5, 6, and 7

Android Oreo Beta coming soon to Nokia 3, 5, 6, and 7
Now that Google has released the next version of Android, Android 8.0 Oreo, the wait for the devices to get the update has already started.

Nokia today announced that the company will provide Android Beta preview before the final update. Additionally, Android Oreo beta for the Nokia 8 is already live, so users could test Android Oreo before Public roll-out.


But, what about the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 7? Well, HMD's Chief Product Office on his twitter handle announced that the Nokia 3 , Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be soon getting Android Oreo Beta. The recently announced Nokia 7 will be added to the list pretty soon.

Once you migrate to the Beta path, you will continue to receive Open Beta OTAs. You will NO LONGER receive the regular Official Stable OTAs.

HMD confirms Android P update for all Nokia smartphones

HMD confirms Android P update for all Nokia smartphones
Now that Google has released the next version of Android, Android 8.0 Oreo, the wait for the devices to get the update first has already started. Recently Nokia confirmed that they will be updating all the Nokia Android Smartphones to Android 8.0 Oreo (Including Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8).

Nokia has already started testing the Android 8.0 Oreo Beta update on the Nokia 8 and is expected to roll it out for all the Nokia 8 users by the end of October. The company plans to update all the Nokia Android Smartphones to Android Oreo by the end of 2017.


While the new Android update is on its way, HMD Global has now announced that the current batch Nokia smartphones will also be upgraded to Android P. The announcement came at a launch event in the Philippines, and it's interesting to see HMD promising an update for an unannounced Android version.

Also Read: Nokia 8 to get Android Oreo Soon, Beta Test Is Ongoing

That said, Android P still seems a long way off and don't get your hopes high as HMD can change its decision. However, Android 8.0 Oreo update is on its way and might be released soon for Nokia 8, Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3.

Nokia releases September Android security update for Nokia 5

Nokia releases September Android security update for Nokia 5
As promised, HMD is now rolling out the latest monthly Android security patch Software update to the mid-tier Nokia 5. The company has now released Android September 2017 Security update to the Nokia 5.

The latest update weighs in at around 142 MB and features the latest security patch. You won't get new features or improvements with this update.
Nokia releases September Android security update for Nokia 5
Recently HMD promised that the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be getting software updates for till next 2 years. That means, the Nokia 5 and other three devices will be getting Android O for sure.

Nokia 8 vs OnePlus 5: Specs Comparison

Nokia 8 vs OnePlus 5
OS And Hardware
OSAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
ProcessorOcta core (4 2.5GHz Qualcomm® Kryo™ CPU + 4 1.8GHz Kryo)2.45 GHz Octa-Core CPU
ChipsetSnapdragon 835Snapdragon 835
GPUAdreno 540Adreno 540
Display
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5Corning Gorilla Glass 5
TypeIPSOptic AMOLED
Screen Size5.3 inches QHD5.5 inches FHD
Memory
Internal64 GB64/128 GB
RAM4 GB6/8 GB
Camera
Primary13MP Dual Camera, f/2.0, PDAFDual 16MP, ƒ/1.7, DCAF
Secondary13 MP16 MP
Battery and Power
Type3090 mAh | Quick Charging3300 mAh | Dash Charging
Other
3.5mm JackYesYes
Price
USD$700$479

Which one would you choose?

Nokia 5 Unboxing!

Nokia 5 Unboxing!
After a long wait, the Nokia 5 is now officially available in India with Snapdragon 430 Processor, 2GB RAM, and a 5.2-inch HD IPS display. 

In this YouTube Video, we’ll take you around the packaging of the phone, share some initial thoughts on the in-hand feel.

Let's unbox the Nokia 5!



Nokia 5 to go on sale in India on August 15 with launch day offers

The Nokia 5 goes on sale starting August 15 in India, and these offers are valid only till the first stock lasts.
The Nokia 5 goes on sale starting August 15 in India, and these offers are valid only till the first stock lasts.

The Nokia 5 will be available in India starting August 15 i.e. tomorrow via Major Offline Retail Outlets for ₹12,899. According to HMD, below are the offers which will be available along with the Nokia 5.


Vodafone consumers will get 5GB data per month @ Rs. 149** per month for 3 months on their Nokia 5. Consumers will also get Rs. 2500 off (Rs. 1800 on hotels & Rs.700 off on domestic flights) on Makemytrip.com

With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.


Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

The Nokia 6, one the other hand will be sold via Amazon with sale starting from August 23rd. Nokia 6 or  Nokia 5: What device are you thinking of getting?

Nokia 5 will be available in India starting August 15

Nokia 5 will be available in India starting August 15
After a long delay, the Nokia 5 will be finally available in Indian Markets starting August 15. It will be sold exclusively offline for ₹12,899
We are humbled by the response to Nokia 3. Currently, we are ramping up our production for Nokia 3 on priority to meet the existing consumer demand. In the coming week, we will start production of Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 to get them ready for sales start by mid-august.

With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

The Nokia 6, one the other hand will be sold via Amazon with sale starting from August 23rd. Nokia 6 or  Nokia 5: What device are you thinking of getting?

Nokia 5 Availability, Release Date, and Price

Nokia 5 Availability, Release Date, and Price
Most of you might be searching for "when will the Nokia 5 be available in my country". Well, HMD has already started their expansion into different countries, but here's the full list for the Nokia 5's Availability, Release Date, and Price in your Country.


India: Nokia 5 will be available Starting Mid-August (Pre-booking open)

Malaysia: Available, Priced at RM799

UAE: Available, AED 649 (Grab it Here)

Taiwan: To be Available soon for NTD 5,390

UK: To be available Starting 19 July (Pre-order Here)

Portugal: Up for Pre-order for €229 (Link: Here)

Saudi Arabia: Available, SAR 649 (Grab it Here)

Vietnam : Available for 4259000 Vietnamese Dong

South Africa: To be Available soon for R2,999

Finland: Available, 198.72 € (Grab it Here)

Philippines: To be available soon for PHP 9990

Sri Lanka: Available, SL Rupees 28200

Bangladesh: Available, 17500 BDT

US: Not Available


We will be needing your help to update the above list. Let us know in the below comment section regarding the availability of the Nokia 5 Android Smartphone in your Country.


With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

Nokia 5 gets June 2017 Security patch

Just a few days ago, the Nokia 6 got the latest July 2017 Security patch even before the Google Pixel Smartphones. Now, its Smaller brother Nokia 5 is getting June 2017 Security update with System improvements, and User Interface enhancements.

The update weighs in at around 283.3MB and is available right now for the Nokia 5. You won't get new features or improvements with this update.


Recently HMD promised that the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be getting software updates for till next 2 years. That means, the Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 will be getting Android O for sure.\

With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.
Nokia 5 gets June, 2017 Security patch
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Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 to Go on Sale in India Starting Mid-August

Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 to Go on Sale in India Starting Mid-August
If you are waiting to grab the Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 in India, then keep waiting because according to the official statement from HMD, both the devices will be available in India starting Mid-August.

We are humbled by the response to Nokia 3. Currently, we are ramping up our production for Nokia 3 on priority to meet the existing consumer demand. In the coming week, we will start production of Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 to get them ready for sales start by mid-august.



A little few weeks ago Nokia announced the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6 Android phones during a launch event in India. The Nokia 3 went on sale starting June 16, while the Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be available for pre-booking from mid-july.

Nokia 5 will be sold exclusively offline for ₹12,899 from August 15. The Nokia 6 costs ₹14,999 and will be exclusively sold on Amazon India, and will be available from Mid-August.


GST Effect: Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 July launch in India

GST Effect: Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 July launch in India
A little few weeks ago Nokia announced the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6 Android phones during a launch event in India. The Nokia 3 went on sale starting June 16, while the Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 will be available from mid-july because retailers are getting ready for the India's new tax system on goods and service, which is kicking off starting July 1.


As per the reports, "Nokia has been told by its retail partners that they want to start from a clean slate in the GST regime, and hence will start to stock the Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 only after the first week in July". (Download Nokia 6 Wallpapers)


Nokia 5 will be sold exclusively offline for ₹12,899, it will be available for pre-booking from July 7. The Nokia 6 costs ₹14,999 and will be exclusively sold on Amazon India, and will be available from July 14.


With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.


The Nokia 6 features a 5.5" 1080p screen with Gorilla Glass, classic Nokia design and an impressive audio quality. The phone comes with an aluminum unibody and runs on a Snapdragon 430 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. Its camera should follow the Nokia trend and impress everyone. It's 16MP with an 8MP front shooter.


Nokia 3 to Go on Sale in the UK on July 12, Nokia 5 on July 19

Nokia 3 to Go on Sale in the UK on July 12, Nokia 5 on July 19
The Nokia-branded Android Smartphones will be available in the UK starting 2nd Week of July. The smartphones are likely to be Nokia 3 and Nokia 5, while the Nokia 6 will join them later.


Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 will be sold on Amazon and Clove, the Nokia 3 will be up for sale starting July 12 at £129.99. Nokia 5, on the other hand, will be available from July 19 at £179.99. There's no information regarding the availability of the Nokia 6.


With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.

Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

The Nokia 3 is the somewhat same phone as the Nokia 5 in terms of design, Specs wise, the Nokia 3 features a 5" HD display, 8MP rear and front camera, 2650mAh battery, MTK 6737 quad-core processor, 2 RAM, 16GB internal storage with SD support.


The Nokia 6 features a 5.5" 1080p screen with Gorilla Glass, classic Nokia design and an impressive audio quality. The phone comes with an aluminum unibody and runs on a Snapdragon 430 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. Its camera should follow the Nokia trend and impress everyone. It's 16MP with an 8MP front shooter.

You can pre-order the Smartphones from Amazon: Nokia 3 | Nokia 5, Clove: Nokia 3 | Nokia 5 

Start saving your money! Let us know in the below comment section, which Nokia Android phone will you be buying? 


You can now pre-order the Nokia 3, 5, 6, and 3310 (2017) in the UK

You can now pre-order the Nokia 3, 5, 6, and 3310 (2017) in the UK
The wait is over! You can now pre-order the most anticipated HMD's Nokia-branded phones in the UK. All three Android smartphones, Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 can now be pre-ordered at Clove. 

You can pre-order the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 in the UK for £149.99 and £189.99, the devices are expected to hit the shelves on June 30. The Nokia 6 costs £229.99 and has no exact release date. Along with these three Android Smartphones, the Nokia 3310 is up for grabs for £49.99 and might hit the shelves next month.

With Nokia 5, you get 5.2" HD display, Seamless aluminium unibody, Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage with Support for up to 128 GB, Stock Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with a 3000 mAh battery.


Camera wise, the Nokia 5 features 13MP rear camera with PDAF, 1.12um, f/2, dual tone flash, to the front there's a 8MP with AF, 1.12um, f/2, FOV 84 degrees. It comes in Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black and Copper color options.

The Nokia 3 is the somewhat same phone as the Nokia 5 in terms of design, Specs wise, the Nokia 3 features a 5" HD display, 8MP rear and front camera, 2650mAh battery, MTK 6737 quad-core processor, 2 RAM, 16GB internal storage with SD support.
The Nokia 6 features a 5.5" 1080p screen with Gorilla Glass, classic Nokia design and an impressive audio quality. The phone comes with an aluminum unibody and runs on a Snapdragon 430 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. Its camera should follow the Nokia trend and impress everyone. It's 16MP with an 8MP front shooter.


Pre-order now from Clove UK | Via: NPU

New Nokia Android phones will be Manufactured in India, launch set for June, here's the Estimate price

Launched a couple of days ago at MWC, the New Nokia Android Smartphones are all set to hit the Global markets, including India in Q2, 2017.

Also Read: Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 are now Official, here's what you need to know!

According to a report from fonearena, we now have some information regarding HMD's India plans. The Nokia Android phones will be Manufactured in India through Foxconn, and is expected to hit the Indian markets by June, 2017.


New Nokia Android phones will be Manufactured in India, launch set for June, here's Estimate price


These upcoming Nokia Phones will be sold both Online via e-commerce websites and in Offline stores through a network of distribution partners. HMD also plans to bring a network of service centers across India for a greater after sales services.



The entry-level Nokia 3 will be priced at 139 euros which is ₹9800 approximately, Nokia 5 at 189 euros or 13300 approximately, and the Nokia 6 at 229 euros which is 16000 approximately. The price can be even lower than what we estimated, as the company aims to manufacture the devices locally.

Would you buy Nokia Android phones? Which one? Comment below your thoughts

HMD to launch Nokia 3 and 5 Android Smartphones at MWC

After a huge success of the Nokia 6 in China, HMD Global will be announcing next Android-Powered Nokia branded Smartphones namely the Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 this year at on February 26 at MWC in Barcelona.



HMD aims to bring the lower-priced Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 at emerging markets, both of the upcoming devices will carry decent specs and prices. 




The Nokia 5 will feature 5.2-inch 720p display, 2GB of RAM, Snapdragon 430 Processor and a 12 MP main camera with a price of €199 ($210). On the other hand, the entry level Nokia 3 will come with a price of €149 ($157), though it's unclear what specs it feature. 



Along with the Nokia 5 and 3, HMD will also announce the Classic and indestructible Nokia 3310 with a Price of €59 ($62). 

HMD is holding its launch event on February 26 at MWC in Barcelona, Will you be buying one of these upcoming Nokia Smartphones? If yes, Which one? Let us know in Comments.

Source: VentureBeat


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