Nokia 5.1 Plus Now Available and It Comes with a Free Gamepad Controller


If you have been waiting for this latest HMD Global-made Nokia Android smartphone to be released in the Philippine market, then I am glad to inform you that this Nokia 5.1 Plus is now available locally and can now be purchase exclusively (in the meantime) through online stores of ArgoMall and MemoXpress.

HMD Global through the Nokia Philppines official Facebook page also unveiled the other day that each purchase of the Nokia 5.1 Plus will come with a free portable game pad controller as an early holiday treat so users will be able "to enjoy an immersive gaming experience even before the holiday season starts." The company, in addition to being a great smartphone photography gadget, is also positioning this device as a gaming-centric handset for casual mobile gamers with its powerful Mediatek P60 processor, 3GB RAM, 32GB expandable internal storage and its huge 5.8-inch HD+ display.

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The company even revealed that the Nokia 5.1 Plus is the official mobile device partner of Synergy 88 - creators of the Filipino mobile game Barangay 143.


And as for AI technology, HMD says the Nokia 5.1 Plus also has one embedded into its core which enables the phone to have "deep-learning face recognition and real-time photo enhancement" capabilities. So yes, the camera is AI-equipped like many other high-end phones today.

The Nokia 5.1 Plus joins the Android One family of Nokia smartphones, offering an experience designed by Google that is smart, secure and simply amazing. The device stays up-to-date over time with three years of monthly security patches and two years of guaranteed OS updates after launch. As with all Nokia smartphones in the Android One program, users get more battery and storage space out of the box brought by a carefully curated set of pre-loaded apps. Stay ahead of the game with the latest Google services such as Google Assistant and Google Photos with free unlimited high-quality photo storage.

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The Nokia 5.1 Plus can now be purchased for only Php12,990 in Gloss Black, Gloss White or Gloss Midnight Blue. And then beginning November 12, it will be available at Nokia kiosks and authorized stores nationwide for the same SRP.

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