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Nokia 5.1 Plus / Nokia X5 (2018)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Nokia 5.1 Plus / Nokia X5 (2018). The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the screen and price. The design and performance also get good feedback. There are mixed opinions on the camera and usability, while there are some negative comments about the durability.

performance, design, price, screen


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Nokia 5.1 Plus / Nokia X5 (2018) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Florian Schaar (

Nokia 5.1 Plus (Nokia 5X) Smartphone Review


Fratricide? The Nokia 5.1 Plus not only performs better than the Nokia 5.1 but also better than the Nokia 6.1, despite what Nokia's number system may have led you to believe. In-house competition or just confusing numbers?

stock Android experience ; prompt security updates ; excellent battery life at idle ; moderate power consumption ; low surface temperatures ; aptX certified ; support for numerous LTE bands ; no bloatware ; good anti-glare display ; decent cameras ;...

included headphones could be comfier ; poor battery life under load ; does not get the most from its SoC ; microSD cards cannot be formatted as internal storage ; poor low-light camera performance

The Nokia 5.1 Plus is a balanced smartphone. There is nothing particularly wrong with the device, although it does not get the most out of its SoC. Most people would not notice this without having a device like the Umidigi Z2 Pro against which to...

Jan, 2019

Expert review by : Brad Linder (

HMD introduces Nokia 5.1 Plus and Nokia 6.1 Plus phones for the international market


After launching the Nokia X5 and X6 in China earlier this year, HMD Global has revealed that they'll be available in the rest of the world under different names.

Both phones are Android One devices, which means they’ll run near-stock Android software. They’re both expected to ship with Android 8 Oreo, but an Android 9 Pie update is expected in the coming months.

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Meghna Dutta (

Nokia 5.1 Plus review: Premium design, good cameras at Rs 10,999


Nokia 5.1 Plus review: Nokia 5.1 Plus makes a good value for proposition at a budget price point, courtesy of the glass design, a tall display in compact form factor and decent imaging sensors

Oct, 2018

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:3060
Wireless charging:N

Call Management

Call divert:Y
Call hold:Y
Call timer:Y
Call waiting:Y
Caller ID:Y
Conference call:Y
Speed dialing:Y
Vibrating alert:Y


Auto focus:Y
Flash Type:LED
Front camera aperture number:2.2
Front camera resolution (numeric):8
Rear camera aperture number:2
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Dual camera
Second rear camera resolution (numeric):5
Video recording:Y


Fingerprint reader:Y
Form Factor:Bar
Product color:Black / Blue


Aspect Ratio:19:9
Display Diagonal:5.8
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen type:Capacitive


Ambient light sensor:Y
Proximity sensor:Y


Instant messaging (IM):Y
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y
Short Message Service (SMS):Y


Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
Position location:Y
Wi-Fi positioning:Y


4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth version:4.2
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g

Other Features

Google applications:Google Maps,Google Play,YouTube

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB Type-C
Headset included:Y
Quick start guide:Y


Flight mode:Y
Microphone mute:Y
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock,Calculator,Calendar
Support for contact groups:Y

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:USB Type-C
USB port:Y


Coprocessor cores:4
Coprocessor frequency:1.8
Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A73
Processor cores:4
Processor family:Mediatek
Processor frequency:1.8
Processor model:Helio P60




Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:32
Maximum memory card size:400
RAM capacity:3
USB mass storage:Y


Subscription type:No subscription

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