Nokia has announced a new member of its G-series family. The brand says the Nokia G50 is the most affordable 5G Nokia smartphone yet. With the Nokia G50, Nokia aims to put affordable 5G smartphones in the pockets of even more people, not only today, but for years to come too thanks to Nokia’s regular software updates and quality materials. The brand says it is hell-bent on addressing upgrade culture with its drive to empower people to feel good about keeping their smartphone for longer, so we can all reduce our carbon footprint.
Superfast 5G for less
With 5G networks expected to cover 40% of the world by 2024, handling 25% of all mobile data, the Nokia G50 is a phone that’s equipped for what’s to come. Featuring the Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 MP that’s designed to optimise future technology, it’s future-proofed with 5G for tomorrow at a price that won’t break the bank today from R5,499.
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A smartphone that considers the future
Whether it’s today or two years from now, Nokia says you can count on Nokia G50 to be up-to-date with the latest software. It’s already prepared to welcome Android 12 and beyond, so you always have access to the most modern features. The monthly security updates are guaranteed for at least three years, so your best ideas and favourite moments are protected for your complete peace of mind.
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Battery life and build quality you can trust
With a promised two-day battery life (depending on usage), the Nokia G50 will see you through even the most demanding of days. Plus, with 18W fast charging, you won’t waste any time at the outlet.
Plus, for reassurance, the Nokia G50 also comes with a two-year warranty at no extra cost. Staying true to its roots, Nokia G50 has the build quality Nokia phones are known for, wrapped in a classic, timeless design. Whether you’re upskilling with online videos or absorbing scenes from Planet Earth, the content will be crisp and clear on the 6.82” HD+ display.
Capture the beauty of the world
Featuring a 48MP triple-lens camera with AI smarts, the Nokia G50 will fully equip you to capture everything from nature’s wonders to shots of loved ones enjoying the moment in any light.
In addition to creating breath-taking pictures, you can also personalise them with the watermarking feature – great for putting a stamp on your innovative ideas or simply enhancing photos for social media. Perfect selfie moments will not be missed thanks to video stabilisation technology that ensures you’re steady in the frame even if your arm isn’t.
Pricing and availability
The Nokia G50 is now available in South Africa, priced from R5,499 and will be available in Ocean Blue, Dual Sim with 4GB Ram and 128GB of onboard memory. The Nokia G50 also comes with a free cover and screen protector.