Nokia 5.1 Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Moderate !!

Nokia 5.1 low-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Nokia 5.1 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Nokia 5.1 price in India is around Rs.12,999 and $199 in the USA. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Nokia 5.1

Best Price: Rs.12,999(India), $199(USA)

Nokia 5.1 Key Features:

  • Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
  • 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors.
  • 16 MP rear camera, 8 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa-Core processor and MediaTek Helio P18 chipset.
  • 2/3 GB RAM and 16/32 GB Internal Memory
  • 2970 mAh Battery

Nokia 5.1 Advantages (Pros):

  • Nokia 5.1 comes with the latest Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
  • Presents 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
  • Its display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio for the better viewing experience.
  • Nokia 5.1 display has good pixel density for its full HD+ resolution (~439 PPI pixel density)
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 2/3 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor.
  • Nokia 5.1 has equipped with MediaTek Helio P18 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 16/32 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers 16 MP rear camera with additional features like PDAF, dual-LED dual-tone flash, Geo-tagging,
    touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • It offers 8 MP front-facing camera.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 2970 mAh which is good for heavy usage.
  • Performance is smooth with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • Design and build quality are great.
  • It offers great and loudspeakers.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • It is available in Copper, Tempered Blue, Black colors to choose from.
  • Nokia 5.1 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

Nokia 5.1 Disadvantages (Cons):

  • No dual camera set up.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No fast charging support.

Check out Nokia 5.1 Specifications:

General Features
Brand Nokia
Model Name 5.1
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.0
Chipset MediaTek Helio P18
Processor Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.2 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T860MP2
Colors Copper, Tempered Blue, Black
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 78.1 cm2 (~73.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~439 ppi density)
Dimensions 151.1 x 70.7 x 8.2 mm (5.95 x 2.78 x 0.32 in)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch, Corning Gorilla Glass
Camera Features
Primary Camera 16 MP
Secondary Camera 8 MP
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features PDAF, dual-LED dual-tone flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
RAM and Storage
RAM 2/3 GB
Internal Memory 16/32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 2970 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.

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7 Total Score
Moderate !!

Nokia 5.1 smartphone comes with moderate features & performance for its price, but misses dual camera and fast charging, we suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good budget mobile.

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