HMD Global presents another budget Nokia C-series smartphone C1 Plus powered by Android 9(Pie) Go-edition. Nokia C1 Plus smartphone comes fitted with a 5.4-inch HD display. On the performance side, it has a 1.4GHz octa-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Let’s read more about Nokia C1 Plus and see what else the phone hides.
Performance and Camera
Nokia C1 Plus runs on the Android 9(Pie) Go-edition out of the box. The phone has a 1.4GHz octa-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM to manage the background performance. The phone comes under Google’s Android One or Android Go edition which secures its path for future updates. Useful sensors like accelerometer and proximity are present.
Nokia C1 Plus comes with a single 5MP rear camera with an aperture of f/2.4. It is backed by an LED flash that might be useful at night. The phone has a 5MP front camera for assisting video calls and selfies. The rear and the front camera can record 720p HD videos @30fps. Buyers may click decent images using the camera.
Display and Battery
Nokia C1 Plus is fitted with a 5.4-inch color IPS LCD display. The display comes with a resolution of 480x960px which amounts to 197PPI. Under direct sunlight, buyers may struggle to view clear and sharp contents. The smartphone comes with an aspect ratio of 18:9 with more than 72% of screen to body ratio. Like most of the entry-level smartphones, the phone has thick bezels at the top and the bottom.
Nokia C1 Plus is backed by an average 2,500mAh removable Li-Ion battery. We don’t see many phones with removable batteries nowadays, this is helpful when your phone freezes or lags. Judging by the battery size, it may deliver a day of power backup under average usage.
Storage and Connectivity
Nokia C1 Plus packs 16GB of internal storage capacity where apps and games can be stored. Also, the phone has an extra card slot that can be used to expand the storage. This gives extra room for movies, music, photos, documents, etc.
Nokia C1 Plus connectivity options include 3G, WiFi with hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, and micro-USB v2.0 with USB charging. For online navigational support, it features Google’s GPS with A-GPS.