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