Nokia X5 Expected To Launch On July 11 In China
Nokia has announced a press event in China for the launch of next phone in the Nokia X series. The news was released by the Chinese social network Weibo. The event will be streamed live. The international markets will know this phone as Nokia 5.1 Plus.
Though the news is not confirmed by HMD global, various rumors have popped. The event will start at 8:00 PM which is 5:30 pm IST in China. Nokia X5, also known as Nokia 5.1 Plus will be launched on 11th July by HMD Global.
The 3GB, 4GB and 6 GB RAM variants are also made available for this phone. The phone will be available in 32GB and 64GB internal storage variants might be priced at Rs.8,289/- and Rs.10,364/-. It is possible that prices are lower in China.
The TENNA listing revealed that this phone will have a notch on top. It features an HD+ display of 5.86 inches. It boasts of 750×1520 pixel resolution. It has an aspect ratio of 19:9. It has a vertical dual camera set-up consisting of 13-megapixel primary camera and 5-megapixel secondary camera. At the front, it features an 8-megapixel selfie sensor.
This phone will feature an Octa-Core Snapdragon 600-series SOC processor. The phone is powered by Media-Tek chipset and Bluetooth 4.2 support. It also features a USB port and OTG can be used. The phone is similar to X6 in terms of bezels, notched display, glass back and dual rear cameras. Design elements of X5 and X6 are also almost similar to each other. The only difference is notch of X5 is wider than X6. It features a 3000 mAh battery. The phone also features a finger sensor at back. The phone will be available in black, blue and white color variants.
Nokia has announced in an official post that two more devices to be launched later, in this year. One of which will be powered by a SnapDragon 710 SOC and other one will be powered by the flagship Snapdragon 845. Nokia is also working on another phone with the same chipset, till now only Nokia 8 Sirocco uses this chipset. The launch can be expected in Q3 of this year.