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The Nokia 3 and 5 Will Feature Aluminum Unibodies, Mid-range Specs

Aside from announcing that the Nokia 6 will finally be made available internationally, HMD Oy, the company that has the license for Nokia’s name, has announced two more Android phones for consumers. The Nokia 3 and 5 both have unibody aluminum designs which make them look more expensive than they actually are and unifies their design language with their more expensive brother.

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Nokia 5 specs

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 5.2-inch IPS LCD display, Corning Gorilla Glass protection, 1280 x 720 resolution
  • 16GB of internal storage, expandable via microSD
  • 13-megapixel rear camera, PDAF, 1.12um sensor size, f/2.0 aperture, dual tone LED flash
  • 8-megapixel front camera, AF, 1.12um sensor size, f/2.0 aperture, 84-degree wide angle
  • Dual SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS, NFC, fingerprint sensor
  • 3000mAh battery
  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat

Nokia 3 specs

  • MediaTek MTK 6737 quad-core processor
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 5-inch IPS display, 1280 x 720 resolution
  • 16GB of internal storage, expandable via microSD
  • 8-megapixel rear camera, AF, 1.12um sensor size, f/2.0 aperture, LED flash
  • 8-megapixel front camera, AF, 1.12um sensor size, f/2.0 aperture, 84-degree wide angle
  • Dual SIM
  • 3G, LTE
  • WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS, NFC, fingerprint sensor
  • 2650mAh battery
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

Specs-wise you’re looking at middle-of-the-road hardware – a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 for the Nokia 5, MediaTek MT6737 for the Nokia 3. The Nokia 5 has a 5.2-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection while the Nokia 3 has a smaller 5-inch HD display.

Both phones come with Android Nougat, and HMD Oy has promised a largely pure Android experience on both devices as well as monthly security updates.

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The Nokia 5 is priced at around 189 Euros (around Php 10K) while the Nokia 3 is priced at 139 Euros (around 7.3K).

John Nieves

John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing soldier.

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