Nokia 8 and Nokia 5 receive a price cut of up to Rs 8,000

Nokia 5 and Nokia 8 prices slashed

Nokia has reportedly slashed the price of Nokia 8 and Nokia 5 smartphones. Mahesh Telecom, a retailer, has listed both the devices for a discounted price. Nokia 8, originally priced at Rs 36,999, has been listed for a price of Rs 28,999. In a tweet, the retailer has also mentioned a discounted price for the 3GB RAM variant of the Nokia 5. 

However, nothing is official as of now. HMD hasn’t announced the price drop anywhere and both the phones are available at their older prices on websites. 

Nokia 8 and Nokia 5 price drop

Nokia 8 – specs and features

Nokia 8 was launched last year at a price of Rs 36,999. The device comes with a 5.3-inch display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560p. Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor powers the device with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of ROM.

Nokia 8 reportedly received a price cut

The optics on the phone include a dual rear camera setup with 13MP + 13MP sensors and a 13MP selfie shooter. The device provides a near-stock Android experience. It was updated to the Android 8.1 Oreo Beta last month. Under the discount, it is available for a price of Rs 28,999 which is Rs 8,000 less than the original. Nokia 3310 4G has just launched in China.

Nokia 5 – specs and features 

Nokia 5 came in August 2017. The phone carries a 5.2-inch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280p. Snapdragon 430 runs the phone with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM. 

Nokia 5 reported price cut

It boasts of a 13MP rear camera sensor and an 8MP selfie shooter. The battery capacity of the phone is 3000mAh and it runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM variant of the device was launched at Rs 12,499. The 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM was launched at Rs 13,499. 

Under the discount, the 3GB variant of the phone is available at Rs 12,499. Are you going to order any of these phones? Let us know in the comments section below. Keep reading  Mr. Phone and download our app to stay abreast of the latest from the world of technology.


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