HMD launched the Nokia 5.1 Plus in India on August 21. However, while unveiling the smartphone, the company did not mention the price of the smartphone and neither did it reveal an official sale date. It was recently confirmed that the Nokia smartphone will be going on sale via Flipkart on September 24 (today). Those interested will still have to wait till 2:00PM to know the price of the smartphone.
The Nokia 5.1 Plus falls under the budget category, and is expected to be priced in the sub-Rs 15,000 segment. The device joins the existing lineup of smartphones Nokia has launched this year including, Nokia 2.1, Nokia 3.1, Nokia 5.1, and Nokia 6.1 Plus. It features a similar notched display wrapped inside a glass and metal design, which will be available in three color variants of Gloss Black, Gloss White, and Midnight Gloss Blue. Besides that, we’re expecting the smartphone to be offered with some exciting deals on Flipkart.
Nokia 5.1 Plus features and specifications
The Nokia 5.1 Plus sports a 5.8-inch display with a HD+ (1520×720 pixels) resolution, and tall aspect ratio of 19:9. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio P60 chipset coupled with Mali-G72 MP3 for graphics performance. There are said to be two RAM and storage variants, which include 3GB/32GB, and 4GB/64GB.
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The smartphone supports dual rear camera setup with a combination of 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel image sensors. At the front, there is an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture. The Nokia 5.1 Plus is an Android One-branded smartphone that runs Android 8.1 Oreo. That said, it is already confirmed to get the Android 9 Pie update sometime this year. Lastly, the device is backed by backed by 3,060mAh battery.