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Nokia 5 and 3 along with Nokia 6 officially go global, No High-End Nokia Android Yet

Arte Black is the special edition of Nokia 6 for global release

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After launching Nokia 6 in China only a few weeks earlier, HMD Global has brought the brand name back to global market with the launch of Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 along with the Nokia 6 too. Not to mention the remake of Nokia 3310.

During the grand event of mobile technologies — Mobile World Congress, Nokia is entering back to global market of smartphone devices. These three are the initial budget devices with Nokia 6 features the most of them.

HMD Global has announced the availability of all three devices as they will go on sale starting from second quarter this year in various regions – not including US.

Nokia 6 – a rewind back

We already know that Nokia 6 has been one of the fastest selling device in China within a minute or even seconds. The global variant of this lower mid-ranger Nokia Android smartphone will have 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage and will cost you €229 (or ~$242). The phone will be available in Matte Black, Tempered Blue, Silver, Copper.

Nokia 6 Global Profile Photos

Keep in mind that the Chinese version of Nokia 6 with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage was sold at approximately €233 (or ~$245). Nokia 6 will also be available globally with this configuration but will cost around 70 euros more for €299. This global model of Nokia 6 will be available in Arte Black limited edition.

Nokia 6 – Features and Specifications

  • OS/Software: Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
  • Display: 5.5 inch, 1080p resolution, 2.5D Gorilla Glass
  • SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430, 64-bit
  • RAM: 3GB/4GB
  • Internal Storage: 32GB/64GB + microSD card 128GB + Google Drive
  • Rear Camera: 16MP, PDAF, f/2.0
  • Front Camera: 8MP, Fixed Focus. field of view 84°
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Colors: Arte Black (limited edition), Matte Black, Tempered Blue, Silver, Copper
  • Other: Aluminium unibody design, Dolby ATMOS Audio, Fingerprint Scanner
  • Price:
    • Arte Black – 4GB+64GB: €299
    • Other colors: 3GB+32GB: €229

As you read above, global variant will have an updated Android Nougat software. Read more about Nokia 6.

Nokia 5 – A Smaller sibling of the 6

Available in Matte Black, Silver, Tempered Blue and Copper – the Nokia 5 has a bit smaller screen and will cost €189 globally. The device has a 5.2 inch 720p HD display. The Nokia 5 shares the same chipset Snapdragon 430 with its 6 counterpart but the RAM is dropped to 2GB along side 16GB of storage.

Main camera is also lowered in Nokia 5 with 13 megapixels while the front-facing camera remains the same. This phone also comes with single speaker unlike the Nokia 6. Nokia 5 indeed has a smart amplifier but without Dolby Atmos.

Nokia 5 – Features and Specifications

  • OS/Software: Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
  • Display: 5.2 inch, 720p resolution, 2.5D Gorilla Glass
  • SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430, 64-bit
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal Storage: 16GB + microSD card 128GB + Google Drive
  • Rear Camera: 13MP, PDAF, f/2.0, 1.12µm pixel size.
  • Front Camera: 8MP, Fixed Focus. field of view 84°
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Colors: Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black, Copper
  • Other: Aluminium unibody design, Fingerprint Scanner
  • Price: €189

Nokia 3 – The budget Nokia Android Smartphone

The Nokia 3 is another piece of hardware from HMD Global that makes the phone cost even lower with the price point at €139. The phone resembles the design language that we have seen in Lumia smartphones with aluminium frame and polycarbonate back panel.

On the front, this budget smartphone still features a Gorilla Glass on top of 5-inch display with the 720p HD resolution. This affordable Nokia 3 is however powered by a MediaTek’s MTK 6737 quad-core chipset. Packed with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, the phone offers expandable memory via microSD card up to 128GB.

Rear camera is even lowered to 8 megapixel however the front camera still remains the same as its large siblings with 8MP sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 1.12µm pixel size.

Nokia 3 – Features and Specifications

  • OS/Software: Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
  • Display: 5 inch IPS LCD display, 720p resolution, 2.5D Gorilla Glass
  • SoC: MediaTek MTK 6737, Quad-core 1.3Ghz
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal Storage: 16GB + microSD card 128GB + Google Drive
  • Rear Camera: 8MP, AF, f/2.0, 1.12µm pixel size. LED flash
  • Front Camera: 8MP, Fixed Focus. field of view 84°, display flash
  • Battery: 2650mAh
  • Colors: Tempered Blue, Silver, Matte Black, Copper
  • Other: Aluminium unibody design
  • Price: €139

Nokia 3310 – The Remake

If you haven’t read about the new Nokia 3310, you must.

 

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