Nokia 1 Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Poor Features

Nokia 1 low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Nokia 1 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Nokia 1 price in India is around Rs.5,999 and $99 in the USA. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Nokia 1

Best Price: Rs.5,999(India), $99(USA)

Nokia 1 Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.0(Oreo Go).
  • 4.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • 5 MP rear camera, 2 MP secondary camera.
  • Quad-Core processor and Mediatek MT6737M chipset.
  • 1 GB RAM and 8 GB Internal Memory
  • 2150 mAh Battery

Nokia 1 Advantages (Pros):

  • Nokia 1 comes with latest Android OS, v8.0(Oreo Go).
  • Presents 4.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • Nokia 1 display has moderate pixel density for its HD resolution (~218 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 1 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Quad-core processor.
  • Nokia 1 has equipped with Mediatek MT6737M Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 8 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM model only.
  • It offers 5 MP rear camera with additional features like LED flash, Geo-tagging
  • It offers 2 MP front-facing camera.
  • Supports video recording at 480p.
  • It has the battery capacity of 2150 mAh which is average for heavy usage.
  • Performance is smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Warm Red, Dark Blue colors to choose.

Nokia 1 Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Performace is not smooth and heating problems.
  • Costly for its features.
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • Comes with hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use both SIM cards and microSD card at a time.
  • Battery capacity is average. So it won’t last for a full working day.
  • Many sensors are missing like fingerprint, gyro, compass.
  • Poor camera features.
  • With just 1 GB RAM, multitasking will not be good at all.
  • Display quality is mediocre.

Check out Nokia 1 Specifications:

General Features
Brand Nokia
Model Name 1
SIM Type Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.0
Chipset Mediatek MT6737M
Processor Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T720
Colors Warm Red, Dark Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 4.5 inches, 55.8 cm2 (~61.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~218 ppi density)
Dimensions 133.6 x 67.8 x 9.5 mm (5.26 x 2.67 x 0.37 in)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video Recording 480p
Other Camera Features LED dual-tone flash, Geo-tagging
RAM and Storage
Internal Memory 8 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM model only
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 2150 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Additional Features & Apps

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6.5 Total Score
Poor Features !!

Nokia 1 smartphone comes with poor features & performance for its price. There are so many cons in this smartphone, we suggest to check other mobiles from Xiaomi brand if you are looking for a good budget mobile.

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