Nokia’s budget smartphone, Nokia 5.1 Plus was launched back in September 2018 with 5.8-inch HD+ 19:9 display, dual rear camera set-up for the price of INR 10,999 and it was only available on online platforms. Today, the company has announced that the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be available across all top mobile retailers in the country, in addition to being available online on Nokia site and Flipkart for the best price of INR 10,599, which is INR 400 cheaper from the launch price. It will go on sale starting January 15.
The Nokia 5.1 Plus will be available in three color options – Gloss Black, Gloss White, and Gloss Midnight Blue. At the launch, the phone was running on Android 8.1 Oreo and recently the Nokia 5.1 Plus has received the Android 9 Pie upgrade, which brings features such as App Actions and Digital Wellbeing. Additionally, the phone also brings the pro camera mode to users. This phone is part of Google’s Android One project and it will be one of the first few in the queue to get the latest version of Android at least for the next couple of years. The Nokia 5.1 Plus packs in a 5.8-inch (720×1520 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass edge-to-edge notch equipped display with 19:9 aspect ratio, it is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor clocked at 2GHz. The device features 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage with microSD card support up to 400GB. It is packed with a 3060mAh.
In the camera department, the Nokia5.1 Plus comes with a 13MP+5MP dual rear camera setup with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and at the front there is an 8MP camera for AI-powered selfies with f/2.2 aperture and 80.4-degree wide-angle. The fingerprint scanner is located at the rear of the device. Other features include 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C port. Nokia 5.1 Plus has a sturdy metal structure, quality tested in extreme temperatures and drop tested to ensure that it meets the exacting quality standards of a Nokia phone, added the company.
Nokia 5.1 Plus Specifications
- 5.8-inch (720×1520 pixels) edge-to-edge notch equipped 19:9 aspect ratio display
- 2GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB internal memory, with microSD card support up to 128GB
- 13MP+5MP dual rear camera setup with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and
- 8MP front-facing camera for AI-powered selfies with f/2.2 aperture
- Rear Fingerprint sensor
- Android 8.1 Oreo
- 3060mAh built-in battery, USB Type-C
- 3.5mm audio jack,
- Dual SIM, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
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