Nokia finally makes comeback to Indian shores with a range of new devices under various price segment today. Yes, Nokia finally launches the new budget smartphones with Nokia 5.3 and Nokia C3 along with two new feature phones with Nokia 150 & Nokia 125 in India.
The new Nokia 5.3 comes in Cyan, Sand and Charcoal colour whereas the Nokia C3 comes in Nordic Blue and Sand colours. The new Nokia 5.3 is up on pre-orders through Flipkart and Amazon and all leading offline outlets. Nokia 5.3 will go on sale from Sept 1 whereas the Nokia C3 will go on pre-orders from Sept 10 and will go on sale from Sept 17 in India.
The Nokia 5.3 with 4GB+64GB cost Rs.13,999/- and 6GB+64GB at Rs.15,499/- in India. The Nokia C3 with 2GB+16GB cost Rs.7499/- & 3GB+32GB at Rs.8999/- in India. The Nokia 5.3 comes with Jio offer bundling Rs.2000/- instant cashback for Rs.349/- plan in the form of vouchers. it will also bundle addition Rs.2000 worth voucher from its partners.
The Nokia 125 comes in Charcoal Black and Powder White colour whereas the Nokia 150 comes in Red, Cyan and Black colour. Both the phones will go on sale from Aug 25 across India. The Nokia 150 comes with price tag of Rs.2299/- whereas the Nokia 125 at Rs.1999/- in India.
The new Nokia 5.3 which is the successor to Nokia 5.1 and comes under the mid-range segment. The new Nokia 5.3 looks almost similar to the Nokia 8.3 5G but comes with a tough polymer 3D frame with scratch-resistant coating, features a sculpted back made of advanced composite materials and inner nano texture. It measures 8.5 mm thick and weighs 185g.
The Nokia 5.3 sports 6.55 inches HD+ IPS LCD waterdrop display with an aspect ratio of 20:9 and 2.5D Curved glass on top. The Nokia 5.3 is powered by SD665 SoC coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. It comes with a microSD card slot.
The new Nokia 5.3 features quad-rear cameras with LED flash arranged in the circular camera module. The new Nokia 5.3 features 13MP main sensor with an aperture of f/1.8, 5MP ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP depth and 2MP macro sensor with an aperture of f/2.4 and Dual LED flash. It comes with 8MP (f/2.0) selfie shooter along with rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. It comes in Cyan, Sand and Charcoal colours.
The connectivity options include Dual SIM with 4G LTE and VoLTE support, Dual Band Wifi, A-GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. The new Nokia 5.3 packs 4000 mAh battery with 10W fast charging support. The Nokia 5.3 runs on Android 10 out of the box.
Nokia C3 will again feature cheap polycarbonate body which comes with the removable back cover. The Nokia C3 sports 5.99 inches HD+ LCD display with 18:9 aspect ratio and thicker bezels. The new Nokia C3 indeed is powered by Unisoc SC9863A Octa-core processor coupled with 2GB/3GB RAM and 16GB/32GB storage.
The Nokia C3 comes with microSD card support and features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The Nokia C3 comes with a single rear camera with 8MP rear sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 5MP selfie shooter.
The new Nokia C3 comes with Dual SIM with Dual 4G LTE and VoLTE support, Wifi, A-GPS, GLONASS, micro USB port, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio support. The Nokia C3 packs 3040 mAh battery and runs on Android 10 out of the box.
Nokia 150 & Nokia 125:
The company has launched two new feature phones with Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 (2020). Both the new Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 do feature traditional Nokia design which we saw in the past. The Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 comes with removable polycarbonate back.
The new Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 (2020) measures 15mm thick and weighs 90.5g. The new Nokia 125 will arrive in Charcoal Black and Powder White colours & Nokia 150 will be available in Red, Cyan and Black colours. Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 sports the same 2.4 inches QVGA display with a resolution of 240*320p.
Both the Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 (2020) are powered by unknown MediaTek processor coupled with 4MB internal storage. The Nokia 150 do come with microSD card slot whereas the Nokia 125 misses. Both the devices will ship with VGA rear camera with LED flash only on Nokia 150.
The connectivity option includes Dual SIM/ Single SIM with 2G only support, Wireless FM, micro USB port, 3.5 mm audio jack, and Bluetooth 3.0 (Nokia 150 only). Both the devices run on Nokia Series 30+ OS. The new Nokia 125 & Nokia 150 packs 1020 mAh battery.