Nokia 5.1 Plus launched in India

Joanna Estrada
September 24, 2018

The Nokia 5.1 Plus is priced very aggressively at Rs 10,999. The screen on the Nokia 5.1 Plus is a 5.8-inch unit with HD+ display.

The device comes with Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities, sports a 5.8-inch notched display, glass body and 13MP+5MP dual-lens rear camera. The device will be placed below Nokia 6.1 Plus and will come with a design language that is similar to its elder sibling. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with four Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 1.8GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. Expandable storage support is up to 400GB via microSD card. Also, the RAM management seemed to be better on the 5.1 Plus compared to the 6.1 Plus. There is a dual camera setup at the back which includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor (f/2.0 aperture) and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. HMD is betting big on the rear cameras of the 5.1 Plus which work on AI. For selfies and video calling, the handset sports an 8-megapixel snapper. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port. The smartphone also runs on stock Android (Android 8.1 Oreo) under the Android One programme to offer a seamless software update experience. The device is backed by 3060mAh battery. The price of the Nokia 5.1 Plus will be confirmed at 2 pm on Flipkart and the new Nokia smartphone will be a exclusive to the e-commerce platform. The phone will retail for Rs 10,999 in the country and the first sale will take place on October 1. It will also be sold on Nokia's online store in India. Pre-orders on Nokia Mobile Shop will begin today, while Flipkart will offer notify button.

Performance of the Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus With Android 8.1 Oreo and MediaTek Helio P60 SoC Priced at Rs 10,999 in India

Lastly, the Nokia 5.1 Plus can be purchased in three shades of Gloss Black, and Gloss Midnight Blue.

Nokia 5.1 Plus buyers will get up to Rs 1800 cashback and up to 240GB data free when they recharge with Rs 199 or Rs 249 or Rs 448 per month.

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