Nokia has finally launched the new Nokia X series smartphone Nokia X5 and Nokia X6 for the Indian market with the names Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus in an official event in Delhi today. The Nokia 6.1 Plus is priced at Rs. 15999 in the country, however, the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be available in the country in September exclusively through Flipkart and Nokia online store. No price details of the Nokia 5.1 Plus were announced in the event. India will be the first country to get the Nokia 5.1 Plus smartphone before others. Nokia 5.1 Plus comes with Black, White and Blue color options while the bigger Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with Gloss Midnight Blue, Gloss White, and Gloss Black colors.
The new Nokia 5.1 Plus features a 5.86-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass 19:9 aspect ratio display with 720×1520 pixels resolution and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor (Quad 2GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) with 800MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. It comes with 3GB of RAM with 32GB internal storage, however, the 4GB with 64GB internal storage will be available later. The device supports expandable storage up to 256GB with microSD card slot. It runs on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) OS out of the box and is also upgradable to Android P OS and comes with hybrid Dual SIMs (nano + nano / microSD).
It features a dual rear camera with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and a secondary 5-megapixel rear camera as well. It also has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 80.4-degree wide-angle lens. It is backed up by a 3060mAh battery and comes with multiple connectivity options like dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack and also has FM Radio support. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. It measures 149.51 x 71.98 x 8.096 mm and weighs 160 grams.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus features a 5.8-inch Full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 2280 × 1080 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage while it supports expandable storage up to 256GB with the microSD card. It comes with hybrid Dual SIM support and runs on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) OS out of the box and is also upgradable to Android P OS when available.
It features a dual rear camera with a 16-megapixel (RGB) camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um. pixel size along with a 5-megapixel (Monochrome) secondary rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and 1.2um. pixel size. It also comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size. It comes with a 3060mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging that can charge the phone from 0 to 50% in 30 minutes. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side and supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, Type-C, 3.5 mm headphone jack connectivity options along with FM Radio support. It measures 47.2 x 70.98 x 7.99~8.59mm and weights 151 grams.