The Nokia 9, as well as the OnePlus 5, will hit the market at around the same time – June or July. HMD Global's expected flagship, named as the Nokia 9, is garnering more and more attention as it is making a comeback after its hiatus. However, considering the price bracket of the flagship, it seems like its leading rival in the smartphone device market will be the OnePlus 5.
The Nokia 9 will come with a price starting at $699, while the OnePlus 5 is expected to be priced at around $499. The $200 difference makes smartphone flagship enthusiasts more excited about the official release of the two most awaited handphones. Although the pricing of the flagships is not confirmed yet, one thing for sure is that the Nokia 9 could cost more compared to the OnePlus 5.
The Specs And Features
According to the International Business Times, Nokia 9 is expected to come with IP68 water- and dust-resistant certification, fingerprint and iris scanner, as well as an OZO audio. It is also expected to sport a 5.5-inch QHD OLED display with a 1,440 x 2,560 resolution. The Nokia 9 will run Android 7.1.2 Nougat and come packed with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. It is also expected to highlight a 6GB RAM or 128GB internal memory and can be expanded with microSD, a 22MP PDAF with Zeiss optics, a 12MP front snapper, and a battery f 3,800mAh with Quick Charge 4.0 support.
On the other hand, the OnePlus 5 is also expected to sport a 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display and with 2,560x1,440 pixels. It will also be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and run Android Nougat operating system. Just like Nokia 9, it will also come packed with 6GB RAM internal memory. Not much about the smartphone is known but the leaked reports show that it is in sync with Nokia 9.
According to SmartPrix, Nokia 9 features Corning Gorilla Glass screen protection while Corning Gorilla Glass 5 screen protection for OnePlus 5. Both smartphones support A-GPS Support, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass. However, unlike the Nokia 9, OnePlus 5 supports Geo-tagging.