Nokia 5 Android smartphone with 5.2 inch HD display and fingerprint scanner announced

As expected, Nokia has also launched the affordable Nokia 5 alongside the Nokia 6 at the on-going Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017.


HMD Global has announced the launch of the Nokia 5, which is said to have a perfect 3D shape back, which is made up of single piece aluminium, which according to the company gives the phone added durability. The handset sports an overall clean design with a fingerprint scanner embedded in the Home button.

The Nokia 5 has a 5.2 inch IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa core Snapdragon 430 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Nokia 5 has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 8 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android Nougat version with a 3000 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity.

Nokia 5 specs:

  • 5.2 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
  • Adreno 505 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 8 MP front facing camera
  • Android v7.1 Nougat
  • Dual SIM, 4G LTE
  • 3000 mAh battery

Nokia 5 Price and Availability:

The handset is priced starting at 189 Euros (approx. Rs. 13000) and is expected to be released globally in Q2 2017.