BARCELONA — Nokia’s brand partner HMD Global has launched Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 Android smartphones on Sunday at MWC 2017 in Barcelona.
The company has also unveiled the iconic Nokia 3310 model at the same event.
The company, alongside the two new Nokia Android phones, also announced the global availability of the Nokia 6, which was launched in China last month.
Nokia 3 runs Android 7.0 Nougat, while the Nokia 5 smartphones runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. The company stressed that all the new Nokia smartphones running Android will get regular updates.
The Nokia 3 sports a poly carbonate body, machined aluminum frame, and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass lamination on top. It will be available in Silver White, Matte Black, Tempered Blue, and Copper White color variants.
The Nokia 3 sports 8-megapixel front and rear camera. Both the cameras come with auto focus. The company adds that the Nokia 3 sports display flash.
It sports a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display. It is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor clocked at 1.3GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB storage and supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB).
Likewise,Nokia 5 features a fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button and comes with metal body. Similar to the Nokia 3, the Nokia 5 will be available as both single SIM and dual-SIM variants though availability will depend on the market.
Nokia 5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. The handset comes with 16GB inbuilt storage and supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB). It sports with 5.2-inch IPS LCD (720×1280 pixels) IPS LCD display and comes with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass cover on top.
The Nokia 3 has been priced at EUR 139 while the Nokia 5 has been priced at EUR 189. The Nokia 6, on the other hand, will be available at EUR 229.Follow @gorkhapost
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 launched in Nepal
KATHMANDU — Samsung has launched its Galaxy Tab A 7.0 in Nepali market which is one of the most affordable 4G tablets from Samsung that combines refined design, superior display and powerful battery to deliver enhanced performance.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 comes with features like Kids Mode and parental control to let parents provide their children with a secure experience. Parents can restrict app access and set usage time limits.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2018) is powered by 1.5GHz quad-core processor and it comes with 1.5GB of RAM. The tablet packs 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 200GB via a microSD card.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2018) comes with a 5-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 2-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2018) runs Android and is powered by a 4000mAh. It measures 186.90 x 108.80 x 8.70 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 289.00 grams.
It include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and FM and Accelerometer.
Users will be able to hold the Galaxy Tab A 7.0 in one hand thanks to its slim design, round edges and non-slip pattern. Weighing in at only 289g, the device is light enough to slip inside a backpack or purse, which further enhances its portability.
“With the Galaxy Tab A 7.0, we are providing our customers a device that is the perfect blend of refined design, superior display, great performance and non-stop entertainment,” said Pranaya Ratna Sthapit, head IM Biz at Samsung Nepal in a statement released by the company.
The device is priced at Rs 15,900 and available in two colours — White and Black.Follow @gorkhapost