Last week we heard about Nokia X5 and today we see that HMD Global has announced its latest offering as promised. This device is going to be an addition to the X series and the handset has been announced in China with 5.86 Display. The Nokia X5 will come in Black, Blue, and White color variants and is priced at 999 Yuan (approx $148) for the 3GB RAM variant with 32GB storage while the 4GB RAM and 64GB variant is priced at 1399 Yuan (approx $208). The device can be ordered starting from 19th of July in China via online retailers Suning, Lynx, JD.com and also from the official Nokia website.
The device will be sporting a 5.86-inch ( 720×1520 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 19:9 aspect ratio and under the hood, there is an Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm SoC (Quad 2GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) coupled with 3GB / 4GB RAM and Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. There will be a 13MP + 5MP camera setup on the rear with LED flash and PDAF, while the front side is equipped with 8MP camera. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the rear with 3000mAh battery and also supports dual 4G VoLTE connectivity.
Out of the box, it will be featuring Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and will come in either 32GB or 64GB Storage options. The smartphone supports Hybrid Dual SIM and has a USB Type-C connector to change the device. Well, nothing is mentioned about the global rollout yet, which is expected to be announced soon. Stay tuned to Android Advices and comment in the section below if you have more queries on the same.
Earlier: HMD Global has scheduled an event on the 11th of July wherein a new device will be introduced with a full-screen display. Earlier there were many rumors about this upcoming device and now the company has confirmed the introduction of an X series device called as the Nokia X5. This handset was earlier spotted on TENNA with model number TA-1109 and the smartphone is expected to come in Blue, Black, and White color variants.
The Nokia X5, with the model number TA-1109, also rumored to be called as 5.1 Plus will be coming with 5.86 (720 x 1520 pixels) HD resolution along with 2.5D curved glass 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, there will be an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) 12nm SoC with a clocking speed of 2GHz which will be coupled with a 650 MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU. There is a 3000mAh battery on the rear to power this smartphone and measures 149.51 mm × 71.98 mm × 8 mm while weighing 160 grams.
There will be 3GB RAM variant with 32GB onboard storage and also 4GB or 6GB RAM variant with 64GB of ROM. The storage can be extended further with a microSD card slot up to 128GB. Out of the box, the device will be sporting Android 8.1 Oreo operating system which could be upgraded to Android P. This is a Dual SIM variant and will be coming with the dual camera setup on the rear with LED flash and PDAF where the primary camera is a 13MP sensor.
On the front, there will be an 8MP camera and Nokia will also provide a fingerprint sensor to enhance the security levels on the device. The device will have all the connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, A-GPS and many more. Well, are you excited to see this device? Nothing about the pricing is known yet but it is expected to be revealed soon. Stay tuned to Android Advices for more and do comment in the section below if you have more queries on the same.