Nokia recently released another great smartphone called Nokia X5 and also known as Nokia 5.1 plus featuring  5.86 Inch 19:9 2.5D Full-Screen display, Android 8.1 (Oreo) + Android One Operating system, 3/4GB RAM, 32/64GB ROM, 3060 mAh battery and 13MP + 5MP dual Rear camera + 8MP front selfie camera.

Nokia X5 review, specs and price in Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana

If you are looking for a strong and reliable smartphone with good features and functionalities then you can give Nokia X5 a trial and you will be convinced because Nokia has been known as one of the top brands when it comes to mobile phone production.

The new Nokia X5 is a well-designed smartphone with Front and back glass flamed with plastic while offering you wider display up to 19:9 ratio on a 5.86 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display beautified with a 2.5D edge to edge curve design to give it a perfect look and as well best visual experience.

With this phone, you will have the privilege to enjoy the latest Android 8.1 Oreo operating system in combination with Android one OS boosted with Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor for better speed and performance, it’s powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 3060 mAh battery capacity strong enough to keep you connected for a long period of time.

Nokia X5 is equipped with 3/4GB random access memory (RAM) enough to handle any task with ease while offering you up to 32/64GB read only memory (ROM) which is sufficient when used wisely. If you desire more storage then you have the option to extend it up to 400GB using microSD card but remember there are two versions of Nokia X5 the one with 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM.

Nokia has joined the new trend of dual camera smartphones as they decided to equip the new X5 with 13MP + 5MP dual Rear camera and 8MP front selfie camera optimized to provide the best quality images and videos.

Other features include dual Nano-SIM that allows you to use more than one SIM, 4G LTE network for better data connectivity speed and rear-mounted fingerprint sensor to secure your smartphone with your fingers etc.

Nokia X5 Key Features

Model NameNokia X5
Screen Size5.86 Inch 19:9 2.5D Full-Screen display
OSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo); Android One
ProcessorOcta-core 1.8 GHz
Camera Resolution13 MP, f/2.0, PDAF 5 MP, depth sensor (Rear), 8 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (Front)
Battery3060 mAh battery capacity
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Price and Availability

The good news is that Nokia X5 is currently available in Nigeria and as well in other countries selling at an affordable price on Jumia.

If you wish to buy this smartphone or to see the current price then try Jumia for the best offers.

Jumia Nigeria (₦48,790) – See Offers | Jumia Kenya (KSh 14,388) – See Offers | Jumia Ghana (GH₵ 1,199) – See Offers


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Full Specifications

Dimension149.5 x 72 x 8.1 mm
Weight160 g
BuildFront/back glass, plastic frame
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Type5.86 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display
Screen Resolution720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio
OSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo); Android One
CPUOcta-core 1.8 GHz
GPUMali-G72 MP3
ChipsetMediaTek MT6771 Helio P60
Internal Storage32/64GB
Card SlotmicroSD, up to 400 GB
Primary13 MP+5 MP Dual Rear Camera
Secondary (Dual)8 MP Selfie camera
Capacity3060 mAh
TypeLi-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
OTG SupportYes
Fast Charging
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth4.2, A2DP, LE
USBMicroUSB 2.0
Speaker & Audio Jack3.5mm
NavigationsYes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
ColorsNight black, Glacier white, Baltic sea blue