Nokia 5 is regarded as one of the most fascinating Android smart phone
that comes in economical pricing. Of the three smart phones launched by
Nokia 5 is positioned in the middle between highly equipped Nokia 6
and cheaper Nokia 3.
What exactly Nokia 5 has in stock for us? Let’s find out:
Brighter Display Experience
Sleek & curved ergonomic design of Nokia 5 sports seamless aluminum body
with 5.2 HD display secured with Corning Gorilla Glass. With smooth,
matte rear with curved edges, Nokia 5 feels great in hands. The brighter
and sharper 720p HD display portrays every minor details of images,
videos, or text alike. The users can enjoy outstanding experience while
watching videos, viewing photos, or playing games on the 1280 x 720
screen. The Nokia 5’s screen is not overly vibrant, but if you put LCD
panel next to AMOLED touch screen that makes it appear duller.
This new Nokia 5 is equipped with fingerprint scanner that is placed
below the screen in the front main button. This feature makes your
Nokia 5 highly secured from theft or misuse in anyway. Although the
finger print sensor is generally responsive, but there can be slight
delay as it wakes the phone, detect your digits, and sometimes you have
to place your finger more than once for unlocking the handset.
Interface & Performance
The Nokia 5is not regarded for professional performance, and that’s no
surprise as the price tag justifies it. But what it actually offers is
the amazing Android experience. Running on latest version, Android 7.1.1
Nougat OS, Nokia 5 is up to date with no heavy interface. The users do
not have to wait any longer for an Android OS update upcoming this year.
Nokia 5 therefore, comes with a clean look on screen and old Android
users will be able to grasp operations easily. It comes with the
preinstalled standard suite of Google applications; there is no
additional bloatware, so you have a clean canvas on which to install the
apps and games you want.
Under the hood, the
Nokia 5 comes with a Snapdragon 430 chipset coupled with 2GB RAM. In
terms of the performance, this device is a bit slow but runs everything.
Storage fills in this Nokia 5 faster; therefore an SD card support is
To stock in new applications and features in your Nokia 5, we need to
address the storage issues accurately. There is a built in 16GB memory
inside the phone, out of which 7.5 GB is taken up by the Android system,
leaving you with half the space to use for your downloaded apps, games,
videos, music and photos. Larger applications can fill up the storage
within two days.
To overcome storage crisis, Nokia 5 comes with a micro SD slot, a second
tray on the left of the handset. The card storage is included with the
device storage which makes saving data to the card easier and quicker.
Nokia 5 comes with the only music player you get preinstalled, Play
Music. It can play tracks you manually transfer or download from the
Play Store. If you’re already subscribed to the likes of Spotify, Apple
Music or Tidal you can download those apps from the Play Store. The
single speaker on the base of the Nokia 5with lack of bass doesn’t
produce particularly great audio experience. You’ll only want to use it
for gaming or watching the odd video. Pair of earphones is available to
plug into the 3.5 mm jack at the top of Nokia 5 to enjoy soothing music
Snapping is Fun
There is a 13 MP back camera at the rear that will give you happy
precious moments in your life to capture and preserve. There are many
camera features in your Nokia 5 to play with, which makes clicking great
photos much easier and fun. Automatic scene detection feature helps you
get good shots, while colors look natural thanks to the dual-tone
flash.Also the 8MP front camera will make your selfies
oh-so-fresh-n-good, you’ll be unable to resist sharing!
The Nokia 5 is undoubtedly the gorgeous smart phone available at cheaper
price. In usage it’s not quite as sharp as some of its rivals. Battery
life struggles sometimes, and you’ll need to be patient, as load times
can be lengthy. Best thing about this Nokia 5 is the premium metal
design, latest stock Android software, and fingerprint scanner. The turn
off factors of this Nokia 5 is darker photos from camera, storage fills
faster, and load times can be sluggish.