It had been a long time that Nokia was missing in the competition of smart-phones where several new smart-phone companies have entered and are leading the competition. We , all remember Nokia for it’s outstanding performance , durability and various other things. But , these last few years Nokia had been missing. And now, the wait is over ; not just because Nokia is back but because Nokia is Back in Nepal. For Nepal , Nokia has appointed Paramount Electronics Pvt. Ltd for the it’s android smart-phones distribution. As per the company, the high-lighter for this year from Nokia in the smart-phone category would be “Nokia 3” , “Nokia 5” and “Nokia 6”. But we also have “Nokia 3310” from non-smartphone category.
Moving on to the specifications of “Nokia 3” ; it consits of 5.0” IPS LCD screen with the resoulution of 720* 1280 and the body ratio of 16:9. The screen is also protected from Corning Gorilla Glass. Talking about its processor, Nokia 3 is using MTK 6737 SOC which consists of Arm Cortex A-53 as it’s C.P.U and is clocked at 1.3 Ghz and is Quad-core . It’s equipped with 2GB of Ram and 16 GB of internal storage which is expandable upto 128 GB. Likewise, the G.P.U used here is Mali T720MP2 and comes with Android Nougat 7 .However, Camera is equivalent on both side which is of 8 MP (Rear and front), with f2 and auto focus. And the battery is non-removeable 2630 mAh. We can get this for the price of NRP. 15,650.
Now, talking about our next Nokia line up which is “Nokia 5”. With no doubt, Nokia 5 comes with 5.2” Ips LCD screen with resolution of 1280X720 and is also protected by Corning Gorllia Glass . Not like “Nokia 3” this “Nokia 5” is equipped with Qualcomn Snapdragon 430 SOC. Therefore it consists of cortex-A53 as it’s C.P.U which is Octa-core and is clocked at 1.4 GHz. Likewise Adreno 505 is used as it’s G.P.U .The front -camera is of 8 MP with f/2 and 84degrees FOV(Field of View)which allows to take selfies that cover wide range. Similarly the Rear-Camera is of 13 MP , and f/2 . Likewise, it comes with 2GB of Ram and 16 GB of internal storage. Unlike in “Nokia3” we have the fingerprint sensor facility , and the battery is of 3000mAh which is non-removable. We can get this phone for NRP. 21,350.
Finally here comes “Nokia 6” the current top smart-phone in the initial lineup. Unlike others, form the initial lineup, it comes with 5.5” IPS LCD screen with the resolution of 1920 X 1080 along with 16:9 body ratio and is also protected with Corning Gorilla Glass. Like “Nokia 5” , this “Nokia 6” also is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdrogon 430 SOC. Now, moving for the processing it consists of 4GB of Ram for only Artex Black color, but for the rest it is equipped with 3 GB of Ram. The internal storage for the Artex is 64 GB , but for the rest color it is upto 32 GB, but we have the liberty to expand upto 128 GB. It will be obvious to capture great pictures from the rear camera of 16 MP , with the f/2 and the lense size of 1.0 um , and PDAF as well as Dual tone Flash. Likewise, the front-facing camea is of 8MP AF with 84 degree FOV which will also be an aid for taking huge selfie. The battery for this smartphone is of 3000mAh and is also facilitated with the fingerprint sensor.. And , we can hands on this mobile for NRP. 25,600.
So , these were the highlights for the initial lineup from Nokia. We still have yet to discover it’s new member Nokia 8 in Nepal. Till then , let’s see how will these above model compete with others of similar price range.
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