HMD Global has launched the new Nokia 5.1 in Kenya. The new smartphone will be available at a retail price of Ksh. 19,500.

The phone comes in a aluminium unibody and has rounded edges on the screen bezel. It has a 5.5-inch Full HD+ screen in 18:9 aspect ratio. It is part of Google’s Android One program and so comes with the latest Android operating system i.e. Android Oreo. It is powered by a 2.0 GHz MediaTek Helio P18 octa-core processor. It is available in Tempered Blue and Black colours.

Select specifications

Internal storage: 16GB
Dimensions:151.1 x 70.7 x 8.2 mm (5.95 x 2.78 x 0.32 inches)
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Screen: 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~439 ppi density)
OS: Android 8.0 (Oreo); Android One
Chipset: MediaTek Helio P18
CPU: Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.2 GHz Cortex-A53), Mali-T860MP2
Back camera: Single 16 Megapixels with Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama, 1080p@30fps video
Selfie camera: 8 Megapixels
Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 2970 mAh battery