HMD Global has already sent out official invitations for the launch of Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 in India. Now, a website claims that it has been tipped by a local retailer about the prices of the upcoming smartphones in the country. According to the report, the Nokia 3, 5, and 6 will cost Rs. 9990, Rs. 12990, and Rs. 15,990 respectively. This is almost similar to the pricing of the handsets in the Philippines.
The three Android smartphones from Nokia are going to release in India on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The launch event will take place in New Delhi. The same source which has spilled out the pricing asserts that pre-orders of the Nokia 6, 5, and 3 will begin on the day of the announcement. HMD Global, the company behind new generation Nokia mobiles will start shipping the handsets from June 20, 2017.
For starters, the Nokia 6 packs a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920) display covered with Gorilla Glass 3. Inside, there is the Snapdragon 430 SoC, 3 GB or 4 GB of RAM and up to 64 GB of onboard storage. The phone sports a 16 MP rear camera along with an 8 MP selfie unit. A fingerprint scanner is embedded into the home button. The Nokia 6 features all the necessary connectivity options including 4G LTE and VoLTE. A 3000mAh battery juices up the handset. As suggested by the rumor, this would cost Rs. 15,990.
Coming to the Nokia 5, it is a slightly lower specced version of the Nokia 6. It comes with a 5.2-inch HD (1280 x 720) screen and boasts the Snapdragon 430 chipset. There is 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory. A 13 MP camera sits at the back of the Nokia 5 and an 8 MP unit at the front. Connectivity and battery capacity is similar to the Nokia 6. The pricing is expected to be Rs. 12,990.
Lastly, the Nokia 3 is the cheapest among the three upcoming smartphones. It sports a 5-inch HD (1280 x 720) IPS LCD panel and gets powered by the quad-core MediaTek MT6737 chip. The phone has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage. There are two 8 MP cameras, one in the back and another at the front. A 2650mAh cell fuels up the Nokia 3. The handset does support 4G LTE, VoLTE, and other usual connectivity features. It is presumed to cost Rs. 9990.
While the specifications of three Nokia devices are confirmed, we cannot give any guarantee about their pricing.