The highly anticipated Android smartphones – Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 – have finally got a launch date. There were rumors that the three smartphones will likely launch in June and now it’s official that the smartphones are launching in India on June 13, as proved by the invites sent out by HMD Global.
The Android smartphones along with the all-new Nokia 3310 were unveiled at MWC 2017 held in Barcelona in February. The Nokia 3310 feature phone was launched in India in May, but there was no news regarding the Android line-up of the company. However, the rumors have proven true as the official launch date of the smartphones have been announced.
The Nokia 6, the top of the line model in the company’s Android line-up, will sport a 5.5-inch full HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, 16-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front camera. The smartphone will be powered by Snapdragon 430 processor with 3GB of RAM and will come with 32GB internal storage (that can be expanded up to 128GB), fingerprint sensor on the front and 3000mAh battery.
The Nokia 5 will be a mid-range device featuring 5.2-inch HD display (720×1280 pixels) with Gorilla Glass protection, 16GB internal storage (expandable up to 128GB) and will be powered by Snapdragon 430 processor coupled with 2GB RAM and will run on 3000mAh battery. The smartphone will sport 13-megapixel primary camera with 8-megapixel front camera.
The Nokia 3 will be the low-end device with most of the specifications similar to Nokia 5, with the exceptions being 5-inch HD IPS LCD display (720×1080 pixels), 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 processor and 2630mAh battery. On the camera side, it will sport 8-megapixel rear camera as well as 8-megapixel front camera.
All these smartphones will run on Android Nougat OS with Google Assistant on board and will receive timely updates. The price of the smartphone are likely to be as follows – the Nokia 6 will be priced at 249 Euros (roughly Rs. 17,600), the Nokia 5 will be priced at 189 Euros (roughly Rs. 13,300) and the Nokia 3 will be priced at 139 Euros (roughly Rs. 9,800).