The Nokia 5 comes with biometric fingerprint authentication, the device features Google’s most recent innovation, the Google Assistant, building further on a great Android experience.
The smartphone features the latest Android features including Doze, which saves battery life while the phone is stored.
The Nokia 5 is available in South Africa now. The phone will come in four colours; Matte Black, Silver, Tempered Blue and Copper and will retail at an estimated price of R2,999.00. The Nokia 5 is available from Cell C, MTN and Vodacom as well as selected retailers.
Nokia 5 has been engineered out of a single block of 6000 series aluminium to create a body that flows into the laminated 5.2” IPS HD display with sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass. The 13MP Phase Detection Auto Focus camera has been integrated into the body. Bringing with it a dual tone flash to mimic ambient light, the camera has been optimised for all light conditions.
“With the ongoing explosion in smartphone functionality and services, we spend more time than ever holding our phones. So, people want something that belongs in the hand and they want something that will go the distance,” said Shaun Durandt, General Manager, Southern Africa, HMD Global.
“Whilst Nokia 5 is the ultimate pocketable phone at 5.2 inches, its sleek, beautiful design means you’ll want to keep it in your hand for longer.”
With additional features including an 8MP, 84-degree wide-angle front facing camera – to squeeze even more scene into your selfie – and excellent sunlight and low light screen visibility.