Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 smartphones launched in India, price starts at Rs 9,499


NEW DELHI: HMD Global has finally launched the much-awaited new Nokia smartphones in India. The series includes three smartphones – Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 – priced at Rs 14,999, Rs 12,899 and Rs 9,499 respectively. The Nokia 5 will be exclusively available with offline retailers, while the Nokia 6 will be available only with Amazon India. The Nokia 3 can also be purchased from physical retail stores. The Nokia 3 will be going on sales starting June 16, while the Nokia 5 will be available starting July 7. Nokia 6 will be up for pre-orders from July 14.

On the specifications front, the trio offer pure Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS experience and come with Google Assistant built-in. HMD Global has already confirmed the handsets will get Android O later this year or next year. The smartphones will be made in India, starting with Nokia 3. The company has also detailed its Nokia Mobile Care Centre plans. As a part of the service, the firm will be offering pick and drop service of the faulty/repaired handsets in 100 cities in addition to web chat and call support.

Nokia 6
The Nokia 6 by HMD Global supports dual-SIM cards and has a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution IPS LCD display with 2.5D curved glass coating and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.

The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor along with Adreno 505 GPU and 4GB LPDDR3 RAM. The handset comes with 4GB RAM. On the storage front, the Nokia 6 comes with an inbuilt 64GB storage, which can expanded via a microSD card up to 128GB. It is powered by a 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, Phase Detection Autofocus and f/2.0 aperture. There is also an 8MP front-facing camera with 84-degree wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.

The 4G LTE -supporting Nokia 6 comes with Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, USB OTG and Wi-Fi as connectivity options and packs a 3000mAh battery. The smartphone measures 154 x 75.8 x 7.8mm, has dual speakers powered by Dolby Atmos tech, 3.5mm headphone jack and a fingerprint sensor at the front on the home button.

  • Octa corePERFORMANCEOcta core
  • 5.5″ (13.97 cm)DISPLAY5.2″ (13.21 cm)
  • 16 MPCAMERA13 MP
  • 3000 mAhBATTERY3000 mAh
  • 3 GBRAM2 GB

Nokia 6 vs Nokia 5 Full Comparison

Nokia 5

The Nokia 5 has a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with 720×1280 pixels resolution. The display is coated with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass. The smartphone sports a 6000-series Aluminium built and comes in four colour variants – Tempered Blue, Copper, Black and Silver. It has 2GB RAM and 16GB inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 will be powering the smartphone. The Android 7.1 Nougat-based handset has a 13MP rear camera with PDAF and f/2 aperture along with an 8MP front-facing camera with 84-degree wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.

The Nokia 5 is backed by the same 3,000mAh battery and sports the same connectivity features as the Nokia 6.

Nokia 3

The least powerful of the lot, Nokia 3 , features the same built as the Nokia 5, but has a smaller 5-inch IPS display with HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution. The handset sports an 8MP autofocus front and back camera sensors with f/2.0 aperture. Powered by the quad-core MediaTek MT6737, the Nokia 3 includes 2GB RAM with 16GB expandable storage. It is backed by a 2630mAh battery and sports a polycarbonate back along with an aluminium frame.



  • performanceOcta core
  • display5.5″ (13.97 cm)
  • storage32 GB
  • camera16 MP
  • battery3000 mAh
  • ram3 GB


  • fingerprint sensor positionFront
  • other sensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope
  • fingerprint sensorYes


  • quick chargingNo
  • operating systemAndroid v7.1 (Nougat)
  • sim slotsDual SIM, GSM+GSM
  • model6
  • launch dateJune 22, 2017 (Expected)
  • brandNokia
  • network4G: Available (supports Indian bands) 3G: Available, 2G: Available
  • fingerprint sensorYes



  • loudspeakerYes
  • audio jack3.5 mm


  • chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937
  • graphicsAdreno 505
  • processorOcta core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53
  • architecture64 bit
  • ram3 GB


  • build materialCase: AluminiumBack: Aluminium
  • thickness7.8 mm
  • width75.8 mm
  • height154 mm
  • coloursBlack, Blue, Silver, Copper


  • display typeIPS LCD
  • screen to body ratio71.27 %
  • pixel density401 ppi
  • screen protectionCorning Gorilla Glass
  • screen size5.5 inches (13.97 cm)
  • screen resolutionFull HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)
  • touch screenYes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch


  • internal memory32 GB
  • expandable memoryYes Up to 128 GB
  • usb otg supportYes


  • settingsExposure compensation, ISO control
  • aperture2.0 F
  • camera featuresDigital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
  • image resolution4616 x 3464 Pixels
  • autofocusYes
  • shooting modesContinuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
  • resolution8 MP Front Camera
  • optical image stabilisationNo
  • flashNo
  • video recording1920x1080 @ 30 fps


  • user replaceableNo
  • typeLi-Polymer
  • capacity3000 mAh


  • wifiYes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
  • wifi featuresMobile Hotspot
  • bluetoothYes v4.1
  • usb connectivitymicroUSB 2.0
  • nfcYes
  • network support4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
  • gpsYes with A-GPS, Glonass
  • sim 14G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available
  • sim 22G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

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