HMD Global announced a new member of Nokia’s G-series and the most affordable 5G Nokia smartphone yet, the Nokia G50.
“Aside from customer demand, we at HMD Global saw the growing 5G deployment across the country as an opportunity to bring Filipino fans a reliable technology that’s better for the pocket and the planet. The Nokia G50 has a superior build quality, modern features and stunning design that’s accessible at a friendly price point. It comes with software security updates so fans can use them for much longer. Through this new 5G phone, we strengthen our Love It, Trust It and Keep It philosophy, encouraging people to buy devices less frequently in line with our goal of reducing carbon footprint and countering the upgrade culture across regions,”Said Sancho Chak, general manager for Philippines, Hong Kong and Thailand, HMD Global.
Superfast 5G for Less
The G50 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 Mobile Platform that’s designed to optimize future technology with 5G. Being an entry level smartphone, it is one of the most affordable 5G capable device in the market.
It is also already prepared to welcome Android 12 and beyond, and is up to date with the latest software. This ensure users to always have access to the most modern features. The monthly security updates are guaranteed for at least 3 years. This ensures your best ideas and favorite moments are protected for your complete peace of mind. Users’ data is also handled in a Finland-based data centre and is protected by strict European regulations with General Data Protection Regulation (GPDR) as foundation.
The entry level 5G device also has the build quality which Nokia phones are known for, as well as a classic, timeless design. Fans can trust that the G50 will see them through with its two-day battery life. It also features 18W fast charging technology, so users won’t waste any time waiting by the power outlet.
And last but definitely not least, it sports a 48MP triple lens rear camera that takes breathtaking photos. Users will also have perfect selfie moments thanks to video stabilization that ensures steady frame shots.
Price and Availability
Available in Midnight Sun and Ocean Blue color variant, the Nokia G50 is already available for pre-order exclusively on Shopee for only ₱13,990 from November 1 to 7, 2021. Shopee exclusive selling dates start on November 8, 2021, and will last until November 14, 2021.
The device will also come bundled with the Nokia Comfort earbuds for the first 100 customers only. Once the order for Nokia G50 is fulfilled, a unique code, which is valid for one-time use only, and instructions on how to claim the Nokia Comfort earbuds will be sent to the customer’s email. Buyers will be redirected to Nokia earbuds SKU to place the order. Upon checking out on the Shopee App, customers must enter the unique code from the email to claim the bundle for free.