Nokia 5 will be available across major retail stores in the country at a starting price of Rs 12,499 starting August 15, 2017. The premium of all, Nokia 6 will be available will be available on Amazon India from August 23 for which Amazon has already started taking pre-registration for the sale from last month.
HMD Global has announced the availability of Nokia 5 in India starting August 15. While the smartphone will be available in four distinct colors - Matte Black, Silver, Tempered Blue, and Copper - in coming weeks, at launch, customers will be able to buy only the Matte Black variant. Note that, only registered customers are eligible for the first flash sale.
Nokia 5 will be available in selected cities including Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Pune according to the report. Retailers like Croma, Sangeetha Mobiles, Poorvika and Big C will carry the Nokia 5 in their stores.
Also Read: Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 could be game-changers. More cities will be added into the mix eventually. Notably, HMD has teamed up with Vodafone in order to provide free 3G/4G data to the buyers of the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 smartphones. It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and powered by a 1.4 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and Adreno 505 GPU.
The smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch 720p display with Gorilla Glass on top for protection against nicks and scratches, a fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button up front and 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card (of up to 128 GB). The camera arrangement includes a 13-megapixel f/2.0 lens on the back, dual-tone LED flash and a front-facing 8-megapixel, 84-degree wide f/2.0 shooter. For connectivity, we get Micro USB (USB 2.0), USB OTG, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC and Global Positioning System and for the sensors, Nokia has given in Accelerometer (G-sensor), ambient light sensor, e-compass, fingerprint sensor, Hall sensor, gyroscope and a proximity sensor. It measures 149.7x72.5x8.05mm and houses a 3000mAh non-removable battery.