Nokia 8.3 5G, Nokia 5.3 and Nokia 1.3 launched

Nokia 8.3 5G, Nokia 5.3 and Nokia 1.3 launched

HMD Global unveiled three new smartphones yesterday. The event was held online. Along with the phones, Nokia 8.3 5G, Nokia 5.3 and Nokia 1.3, HMD Global also launched a data roaming service that the firm deems as ‘hassle-free.’

Nokia 8.3 5G, Nokia 5.3 and Nokia 1.3 launched
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Let’s take a look at what these three phones have to offer:

Nokia 8.3 5G

Nokia 8.3 5G is the first 5G-enabled device with Nokia branding from HMD Global. It sports a 6.8 inches, punch-hole FHD+ PureDisplay with a 20:9 aspect ratio. The punch-hole 24MP selfie camera is in the top left corner. Users can choose from 6GB+64GB and 8GB+128GB variants. The 8.3 5G runs on Android 10 out of the box.

The phone has a quad-camera setup on the rear that includes a 64MP main sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro lens. It packs a 4500mAh battery and will be available only in Polar Night color. The base variant will cost EUR 599 (₹48,100) while the top-end variant will cost EUR 649 (₹52,100). The phone will start shipping starting in Summer 2020.

Nokia 5.3

The Nokia 5.3 is a mid-range smartphone that is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 665 processor, coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. It can be expanded with a microSD card of up to 512GB. It features a 6.5 inches waterdrop HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 20:9.

The phone is equipped with a quad-camera setup on the back that included a 13MP primary sensor, a 2MP depth sensor, a 5MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 2MP Macro sensor. The waterdrop notch houses an 8MP selfie shooter. It will be available in Cyan, Sand, Charcoal color options. It has a 4000mAh battery and runs on the Android 10 out-of-the-box. HMD guarantees that the device will get software updates for up to 3 years. It will cost EUR 189 (₹15,100). Users will be able to buy the Nokia 5,3 starting April.

Nokia 1.3

The Nokia 1.3 is an entry-level handset that sports a 5.7 inches HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio. There’s just a single camera on both, back and front. The rear camera has an 8MP lens, while the selfie camera is a 5MP shooter. It is powered by the Qualcomm QM215 processor and comes in a single storage variant of 1GB+16GB along with the option to expand storage via a microSD card of up to 400GB.

The phone packs a 3000mAh removable battery and runs on Android 10 (Go edition) The Nokia 1.3 comes in three color options — Cyan, Charcoal, Sand. Users would be able to buy this phone in April and will cost EUR 95 (₹7,600).

HMD Global also launched the Nokia 5310 feature phone.


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