Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1 now in Dubai

Nokia's latest smartphones come filled with premium design and features

Long time fan favorite brand Nokia has just announced the arrival of the next generation Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1 to the United Arab Emirates. 

Announced by HMD Global, the manufacturer of Nokia, the new launch will add the Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1 to the company’s growing portfolio. Nokia will be working with Google to bring the latest in Android software to the devices, bringing secure and updated versions of Android One and Android Go. The phones will also come with the latest of Google’s technology, such as Google Assistant combined with the high quality premium craftsmanship that Nokia is known for.

Nokia 5.1

The Nokia 5.1 comes with a 5.5-inch FHD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 packed in a compact and stylish body. In terms of specs, the Nokia 5.1 will be powered by a MediaTek Helio P18, Octa-core processor supported by 2/3 GB RAM. The phone comes with 16.32GB storage options along with SD card support.

Nokia 5.1 Specifications

  • Chipset: MediaTek Helio P18, Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.2 GHz Cortex-A53), Mali-T860MP2
  • Memory: 2/3GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16/32GB, microSD slot (up to 128GB)
  • Primary Camera: 16MP F/2.0, PDAF, dual LED flash, 1080p30 video
  • Front Camera: 8MP f/2.0, Fixed-focus, wide-angle (84.6 degree)
  • Software: Android 8 Oreo; Android One pure ROM.
  • Battery: 2,970mAh
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Colours: Copper, Tempered Blue and Black.

Nokia 3.1

The Nokia 3.1 has been one of the most successful models in Nokia’s lineup. It comes with a 5.2-inch screen packed with some powerful hardware into a well-designed body.

The main feature of the Nokia 3.1 is the upgraded 13MP main camera with auto focus. It also comes with a whole lineup of premium sensors, allowing the phone to run AR based apps without a glitch.

Nokia 3 – Specifications

  • Chipset: Mediatek MT6750, Octa-core (4×1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.0 GHz Cortex-A53), Mali-T860MP2
  • Memory: 2/3GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16/32GB, microSD slot (up to 128GB)
  • Primary Camera: 13MP, f/2.0, autofocus, single LED flash, 1080p30 video
  • Front Camera: 8MP, f/2.0, wide-angle (84.6 degree), Fixed-focus
  • Software: Android 8 Oreo; Android One pure ROM.
  • Battery: 2,990mAh
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), LTE Cat.4, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC (APAC & EMEA SKU only), GPS/GLONASS, USB 2.0 (MicroUSB), 3.5mm headphone jack, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, G-sensor, gyro.
  • Colours: Blue/Copper, Black/Chrome and White/Iron.

Pricing and Availability

The Nokia 5.1 will be available starting 12th July 2018, for two price options. The 2GB RAM and 16GB storage option will be priced at AED 699. You can opt for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage option for AED 800.

Meanwhile, the Nokia 3.1 is now available in stores with two price options as well. The 2GB RAM and 16GB storage option is priced at AED 530, while the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage option for AED 630.