Nokia unveiled new Smartphones 2.1 , 3.1 and 5.1 to take redmi

Nokia:

HMD global unveiled three new Android One devices now – Nokia 2.1 , 3.1 and 5.1. The company already confirmed that all the Nokia smartphones will be Android One smartphones. Android one smartphones will get two Android updates. With this new budget and mid range smartphone nokia is directly targeting redmi series. Redmi series budget smartphones has huge market in India, but at the same time budget users want more options to choose from. Hopefully Nokia delivers it.

Nokia 5.1

Nokia 5 series gets a huge upgrade with it’s new Nokia 5.1. This is a budget device with a decent specs sheet. Let’s see the key specifications here.

  • 5.5″ inch IPS LCD screen with gorilla glass protection
  • Full HD+ screen (1080 x 2160 pxl resolution) with 18:9 aspect ratio, 443 ppi
  • Octa-core Media Tek Helio P18  chipset (4 x 2.0 GHz & 4 x 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 )
  • Mali-T860 GPU
  • 16 MP  with aperture f/2.0 rear camera (PDAF and dual LED flash)
  • 8 with aperture f/2.0 MP selfie camera
  • Aluminum body (6000 series)
  • Runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Pure Android)
  • Comes in 2 variants – 2GB/16GB and 3GB/32GB
  • Supports external miscro sd card upto 128 GB
  • sports with 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 2970 mAh battery
  • Dual Nano-Sim card slot with rear fingerprint sensor
  • Color: Tempered blue, black and Copper

The device will be available from July with the price tag of €189/$219. Nokia 6.1 is available in India at at Rs. 16,500 and  Nokia 5.1 may get the price tag of Rs.12,500 in India.

Nokia 3.1:

Nokia 3 series got a makeover now with it’s new Nokia 3.1.

Let’s see the key specifications here.

  • 5.2″ inch IPS LCD screen with gorilla glass protection
  • 720p (720 x 1440 ) resoultion with 18:9 aspect ratio
  • Octacore Mediatek 6750 (4 x 1.5 Ghz & 4 x 1.0 GHz Cortex A53) processor
  • Mali-T860MP2 GPU
  • 13 MP with f/2.0 rear camera with LED flash. Supports Auto focus.
  • 8 MP with f/2.0 fixed focus, wide-angle selfie camera
  • Runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Pure Android)
  • Comes in 2 variants – 2GB/16GB and 3GB/32GB
  • Supports external miscro sd card
  • Metal body with Polycarbonate back.
  • 2990 mAh battery
  • Dual Nano-Sim card slot with rear fingerprint sensor and has 3.5 mm headphone jack.
  • Color: White/Iron, blue/Copper and Black/Chrome.

The device will be available from in mid June for the price ranges from  €139/$159 .

Nokia 2.1:

Nokia 2.1 is a budget smartphone which runs on Android Oreo (Go edition which doesn’t require much storage for apps).  Below are the key specification of Nokia 2.1.

  • 5.5″ inch screen with IPS LCD screen with gorilla glass protection
  • 720p (720×1280) screen resolution with 16:9 aspect ratio
  • Octacore cortex A53 Snapdragon 425 processor
  • Adreno 308 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM with 8 GB internal memory (6.4 GB free space)
  • Supports micro SD card.
  • 8 MP rear camera and 5 MP selfie camera
  • Runs on Android 8 Oreo (Android Go version)
  • whopping 4000 mAh Battery
  • Polycarbonate body
  • Color: Blue/silver , Blue/Copper and Gray/Silver

 

Nokia budget series isn’t successful in India due to redmi wave. Now when we have more options in budget series like Realme , moto e series, From the above specs sheet if Nokia is entering Indian market, it may be due to the only hope “The brand name”. We do not see anything special in Nokia budget series other than that they are android go smartphones. Will it take Redmi series? let’s wait and see how HMD price them in India.