HMD Global Unveils Nokia 9 Pureview: The World’s First Smartphone With Penta-Lens Camera At MWC 2019
Nowadays, Most of the smartphone makers are using triple camera setup as a norm. But here comes the Nokia who – in the thought of doing something crazy and unique – kicks off a smartphone with five rear cameras. HMD Global introduced Nokia 9 Pureview at MWC 2019 in Barcelona.
The Penta-lens camera setup on the rear panel is the biggest highlight of Nokia’s flagship device. However, It may seem like overkill when you consider other phones like the Galaxy S10 and S10+ are just now starting to add a third rear camera.
Nokia 9 Pureview Features And Specifications
Starting with camera features – major highlight, It packs five rear cameras with Zeiss certified lenses. Out of which three are 12-megapixel monochrome sensors and two 12-megapixel RGB sensors. You must be curious to know about how they work, Right? Even I was! While clicking a shot each of the cameras is triggered. Further, the phone fuses these photos together to create a single image.
Although the cameras are five in numbers, then why it looks like seven in a ring. Apart from Penta-lens, One spot is a flash, and the other is a time-of-flight sensor for depth mapping.
If we talk about other specs, The Nokia 9 Pureview features a 5.99-inch Quad-HD+ (1440×2960 pixels) POLED screen with 18.5:9 aspect ratio. the flagship devices packs 6GB of RAM, 128GB of inbuilt storage, and 3,320mAh battery with wireless charging support. The device runs on Android 9 Pie. There is also an in-display fingerprint sensor. Additionally, connectivity options include Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC. The Nokia 9 is also IP67 certified for water and dust resistance. It packs a USB Type-C port but there is no 3.5mm audio jack.
Nokia 9 Pureview Price And Availability
As per the Company, Nokia 9 Pureview carries a price tag of Rs 49,700. The sales will open in March 2019 and will soon be available for pre-orders immediately for selected markets. For now, The India-specific price and availability details remain unclear.