Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 offer Android Nougat out of the box for a reasonable price, wondering which to buy?
Taking the Mobile World Congress 2017 stage HMD released three new phones: Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. Those who consider the revamp Nokia 3310 too simple device may want to take a look at these three devices which offer decent smartphone experience and Android Nougat out of box. Wondering which one to buy? Here’s a brief comparison of their key specs and features.
HMD released three new Nokia smartphones. The Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 deliver Android Nougat experience and compelling pricing.
Although the biggest excitement about the new Nokia phones concentrates on the fact that they run Android Nougat, you should know that only one of them received the freshest update out of box. The Nokia 6 and the Nokia 3 will work on the Android 7.0 Nougat, while the Nokia 5 is promised to receive the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat. When it comes to display parameters, the Nokia 6 will be the biggest of the trio with its 5.5-inch screen panel. Except for being the largest, the phablet is also the one to give the sharpest viewing experience due to its full HD resolution. In comparison, the Nokia 3 is the smallest device of the family, while the Nokia 5 offer 5.2-inch display. Both panels sport only HD resolution.
Speaking of the processing powers, the Nokia 5 and the Nokia 6 come driven by an octa-core Snapdragon 430 processor coupled with 2GB RAM. Meanwhile, the tinniest Nokia 3 runs a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek6737 processor also paired with 2GB RAM. The Nokia 3 and the Nokia 5 arrive with 16GB of built-in storage, the biggest Nokia 6 offers 32GB of internal storage. However, all three are equipped with microSD cards slot accepting cards up to 128GB, so you can add as many storage space as you wish.
Another department where the three Nokias differ are optics. Although all three sport the same 8MP front-facing snapper, the Nokia 3 comes with an 8MP primary camera, while the Nokia 5 and the Nokia 6 feature 13MP and 16 MP rear camera, respectively.
Battery capacity is also different for each device. The Nokia 3 hides a 2650mAh non-removable battery, while the Nokia 5 and the Nokia 6 are kept alive by a larger 3,000 mAh also non-removable cell. In addition, the Nokia 6 and the Nokia 5 deliver more advanced data protection due to the built-in fingerprint reader.
Coming to the connectivity options all three smartphones pack Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and 4G LTE connectivity. Other than that the Nokia 3 and the Nokia 5 will be sold in a single and dual-SIM versions.
Different in terms of specs, all three devices will have one thing in common – a reasonable price tag. Already available in China the Nokia 6 will debut internationally prices at $243, or $317 if you opt for the model with high class piano black back, 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage. Meanwhile the Nokia 3 and the Nokia 5 will cost $147 and $200. All three will hit Europe in March, however its US premiere is still an open question.