Introduction and Platform
The Nokia 5 is among the budget smartphones introduced by the Finnish handset makers. The device ships with basic hardware and is targetted towards regular smartphone users.
To provide users with the latest Android experience, the Nokia 5 runs the Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system out of the box.
Performance and Camera
To keep shutterbugs interested, the device is equipped with a 13-megapxiel rear camera which is assisted with an LED flash for capturing images and videos even under low-light. The device also comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing shooter which can be used for selfies and video calling.
Under the hood, the Nokia 5 is armed with an octa-core Snapdragon 430 chipset and 2GB RAM to keep things smooth and lag-free.
Storage and Display
The Nokia 5 comes with 16GB of internal storage capacity which can be expanded further using a microSD card 128GB.
On top, sits a 5.2-inch HD IPS display, which is paired with decent viewing angles that offer good legibility in both dull and bright conditions.
Connectivity and Battery
The Nokia 5 comes bundled with standard connectivity options which include 4G, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, and a microUSB v2.0 port.
The device is fuelled by a Li-Ion 3,000mAh battery which is expected to hold up for an entire day for a moderate user.
|Operating System||Android OS, v7.1 (Nougat)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Size (in inches)||5.2|
|Pixel Density||282 pixels per inch (ppi)|
|Color Reproduction||16M Colors|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Rear Flash||Yes, Dual LED|
|USB||Micro USB v2.0|
|Voice Over LTE (VoLTE)||Yes|
|SIM Configuration||Dual SIM (Nano SIM)|
|No of Cores||8 (Octa Core)|