The Nokia G50 was launched on Wednesday as the latest affordable 5G phone by brand licensee Nokia HMD Global. The new Nokia phone has a teardrop style display and three rear cameras. The Nokia G50 also includes 64GB of onboard storage and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 octa-core SoC. Currently, the Nokia G50 is exclusive to the UK market. However, it is likely to be available in other markets over time. The phone will sit alongside the Nokia G10 and Nokia G20, the affordable 4G phones in the Nokia G series.
Nokia G50 price, availability
The Nokia G50 has been priced at £ 199.99 (around Rs.20,100) for the 4GB of RAM alone + 64GB of onboard storage. The phone is available in Midnight Sun and Ocean Blue colors and is available for purchase in the UK. Details on the launch of the Nokia G50 in markets like India have yet to be announced.
Brand new announcement # NokiaG50 – a future-proof smartphone that gives you all the tools you need to take brilliant images 🙏
The phone’s 48MP triple camera delivers jaw-dropping detailed images that you will love.
Capture beauty in everything 😍 pic.twitter.com/QI5AKDQLoe
– Nokia Mobile (@NokiaMobile) September 22, 2021
Nokia G50 Specifications
The Nokia G50 runs Android 11 and has a 6.82 inch HD + display with a maximum brightness of 450 nits. The phone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 SoC, as well as 4 GB of RAM. The Nokia G50 houses the triple rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel main sensor, as well as a 5-megapixel ultra-wide shooter and 2-megapixel depth sensor.
For selfies and video chats, the Nokia G50 comes with an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front.
The Nokia G50 has 64 GB of built-in storage which supports expansion via a microSD card (up to 512 GB). Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Onboard sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The phone also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
HMD Global provided a 5000mAh (removable) battery on the Nokia G50 with support for 18W fast charging. Additionally, the phone measures 173.83 x 77.68 x 8.85mm and weighs 220 grams.