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Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus
Nokia 5.1 Plus

Informr score
The Nokia 5.1 Plus currently has an Informr score of 7.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 14 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
1.8 GHz
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
13+ MP, f/2
13+ MP, f/2
3060 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The 5.1 Plus is elegantly and robustly designed with a powerful SoC, plenty of RAM, a decent camera and a pure Android experience. Overall, the positives outweigh the negatives with the Nokia 5.1 Plus, and it is a device to which we give a clear recommendation to buy.

- Florian Schaar, Notebookcheck

The camera is a little underwhelming as we’ve come to expect at this end of the range, but it works and it takes a decent shot. It also has a little more grunt for everyday usage and battery life is also fairly impressive.

- Alex Dennis, Ausdroid
The Mobile Indian
The Mobile Indian

The phone is able to handle most of the daily tasks quite effectively and battery backup is decent enough to last one day of mixed usage. The camera is a mixed bag and the display is great.

- Rohan Pal, The Mobile Indian
Gadgets Now
Gadgets Now

The Nokia 5.1 Plus is certainly the best looking smartphone for a price of Rs 10,999.  Over that, it offers stock Android experience and a promise of timely updates in terms of security patches courtesy Google's Android One programme. However, the distinctly average camera and the MediaTek processor...

- Komal Mohan, Gadgets Now
Android Authority
Android Authority

The Nokia 5.1 Plus is a well-rounded budget smartphone with good balance of performance, camera, and battery life -- all packed in an upmarket chic-looking chassis.

- Abhishek Baxi, Android Authority

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Common Questions

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Nokia 5.1 Plus user manual here.

Nokia backs up the 5.1 Plus with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your 5.1 Plus has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Nokia support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Nokia's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Nokia 5.1 Plus's screen size is 5.9 inches with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution.

1.8 GHz

There is a MediaTek Helio P60 MT6771 Octa core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo Android One (Update Available: 10) operating system (OS).

13+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 13+ MP, f/2 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

32/64 GB

Internal memory is 32/64 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 3060 mAh battery.

5.1 Plus Specs

Release Date July 18, 2018
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo Android One (Update Available: 10)

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Processor MediaTek Helio P60 MT6771 Octa core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 64 GB
RAM 3/4/6 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.1 W/kg
Body: 1.15 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Headphones, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, Dual camera feature (5 MP 2nd camera)
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture f/2.2
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels
Pixel Density 287 pixels
Size 5.9 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen, 2.5D glass
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 3060 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Glass
Colors Gloss Black, Gloss White, Midnight Gloss Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 14.951 x 7.198 x 0.81 cm (5.9 x 2.8 x 0.3 in)
Weight 160 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Nokia X5
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