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The specifications of the newly released Nokia 5!

As per the universal rule, only dynamism is constant the world of technology keeps on changing every day. The best example of the same is the world of communication which started its journey from telephones and has entered the world of smartphones now. With the advanced technology of the telecommunication, the user can do a lot of work on a smartphone also. Due to advanced uses, only the smartphone is more popular these days, and it is considered a necessity for the people now. Considering the utility of the phones, there are lots of producers who have started mass production of different models. However, some of them also focus on quality and innovative features which can help the users to get best out of it. One of such leading brand is Nokia Corporation.

Nokia is one of the oldest phone brands which have also started selling smart phones and developing and designing them. The Lumia series got very successful in the last few years, and now Nokia has released its new model the Nokia 5 very recently on Aug 15, 2017. Nokia is a Finnish company having its headquarters in Finland,Uusimaa, and Espoo. If you are a person who prefers Nokia over other brands and you want to buy mid-priced phones, then Nokia 5 is a perfect choice for you. Nokia is known for its smooth touch and good battery backup. Thus if you have to work for long hours on your phone, then Nokia is the best choice.

It is true that when it comes to smart phones, Samsung and Motorola are the leading companies. But many customers still prefer Nokia over any other brand. Coming in the series of Nokia 3, Nokia 4, and the Nokia 5 has the most updated features when it comes to Nokia smart phones. It is important for a buyer to know about the detailed specifications of a phone before buying it. Here is some vital information about the device that can help one know it and plan the purchase of the same.

Display and Screen

The Nokia 5 has an IPS LCD screen of 5.2 inch which is high definition, and the pixel density is 282 PPI (Pixel per inch). The screen is capacitive and supports multi-touch. Apart from this, the screen has a Corning Gorilla Glass to protect the screen if it falls or in adverse conditions. The moderately good pixel quantity of the screen helps the image quality to be vivid and vibrant when coupled with the high definition; it becomes a treat for the users. Hence the user of the device can have best of the viewing experience of images and other data files as well as video clips.


This device runs on Android V7.1.1 Nougat operating system software. The phone has Octa Core 1.4 GHz Cortex A53 processor which is built Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 chipset. The graphics of the phone runs on Adreno 505 graphics card. It consists of 2GB RAM which helps the user to use the phone without any lag or hindrance. It is obvious that the device that has got the best of the software can offer best-using experience. The company has therefore equipped the device with a better processor to enhance the utility of the phone.


The phones come with a 13 MP primary camera and 8MP front camera with dual colour LED flash and phase detection autofocus. These additional features such as CMOS image sensor, exposure compensation, ISO control, digital zoom, auto-flash, face detection and touch to focus. The shooting modes in the phone camera are continuous shooting, high dynamic range (HDR), etc. Hence, those who love to have the finest quality pictures and video recordings can go for this device.

Battery and Storage

The devices from this brand are always known for their quality performance. The company has carried forward the same legacy in terms of battery backup. The Nokia 5 has a lithium-ion battery of 3000 mAh, and it is not removable. The battery being non-removable is a disadvantage since in case of any battery damage the whole phone has to be taken to the service centre.

This model has an internal storage space of 16 GB which is expandable upto 128 GB. In case you have to save data, documents, and media files or you are an avid music listener then you can always buy an extra SD card to save them. The space is enough that one can also save movies on it to watch in free time.

Network and Connectivity

The model has a dual SIM slot and supports all network connections that are 2G, 3G, and 4G bands. The phone has regular connectivity options such as a Mobile hotspot, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB connectivity through micro-USB 2.0 port. The phone has GPRS, and EDGE enabled. Hence the user can easily get emails and other features of data communication with the help of this device.


The price of this model Nokia 5 in India is 12,499 INR, and it falls under the medium price range phones. If you have a budget under 15,000, then this is a moderately good phone within this price range. Considering the name of the brand and medium price range, it has been a choice of brand lovers. For thorough information on the device, one can check




The Nokia 5 is a moderately good phone with a robust configuration, good battery backup and camera coming within the price range if you are an ardent Nokia phone user. The 13 MP primary camera and the 8 MP front camera is a treat for the users who are very much into phone photography. The battery is made up of lithium-ion, and the internal storage space is good enough to save a lot of documents and media files. You can enjoy watching films and listen to music whenever you want to without much depletion of charge. Thus, this can be a good buy if you are willing to buy a phone under 15000 and if Nokia is your favourite brand.