Nokia E1 Technical Specifications, Price and Launching Dates in India

Nokia E1 is an Android smartphone from smartphone manufacturer Nokia. It is going to be one of the 3 smartphones with which Nokia is planning a grand entry in Indian market (Nokia D1C, Nokia E1 and Nokia Edge 2017). Among 3, it is going to be the cheapest Android smartphone from Nokia. Here in this article we will be having a detailed discussion on Nokia E1 smartphone including technical features of Nokia E1, specifications, price, launch dates and other relevant details. We will also be trying looking at other useful factors like how to buy Nokia E1 through online portals like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal etc. We will keep this article updated with whatever latest we hear about E1 smartphone so that you never get outdated from latest news of your favorite brand Nokia's upcoming Android smartphone.

Nokia E1 Smartphone
Nokia E1 Smartphone

Talking about the brand NOKIA, then it needs no introduction. Nokia was once the synonym of trust (it still is). It still holds good grip in basic smartphone niche where people are not worried about smart features. Despite of doing everything with good approach and motive, Nokia lagged to other smartphone vendors like Samsung, Sony, LG etc who exploited Android OS to up most. Now Nokia has decided to use Android as their main OS (in these upcoming 3 phones), so it would be interesting to see how it is going to impact performance of other smartphones in similar category/range.

Technical Specifications of Nokia E1 Smartphone

As far as the technical specs of E1 smartphone are concerned then it is going to be the entry level variant from company that comes with all basic and required smartphone features. You can check out complete specifications and features from the below chart:
4.98 Full HD 1080 x 1920 (~442ppi) screen
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core processor with Adreno GPU and 2 GB RAM
2 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage
4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, FM Radio, USB, GLONASS
8 MP rear and 5 MP front facing camera
Dual SIM (nano)
2800 mAh
Rs. 12,999
Launch Dates
Early 2017 (might be in February 2017)
Online Availability
Through online stores like Amazon, Flipkart etc
These specs are more than for a price tag below Rs. 15,000 bracket. Please note that these are expected specifications only. We will update you once official specifications are introduced.

Below are the complete technical aspects of Nokia E1 Smartphone in detailed manner:


With 4.9 inch full HD screen packing pixels at 442 ppi, it is going to provide world class experience for entire screen use. 1080x1920 screen resolution will allow users to use a screen with wide viewing angles and vibrant color experience.

OS and Processor

Nokia is going to use best here as well. As it is based on Android OS so we can expect it to have Android 6.0 Marshmallow at least. Company might use Android 9.0 Nougat in E1 smartphone as well. Going by the track records of Nokia, it is very probable that they might schedule timely updates for E1, so even they launch it with ANdroid 6.0 Marshmallow, we can soon see an Android 7.0 Nougat update for Nokia E1. We will update you about it soon.

Company is going to use Qualcomm quad core CPU paired up with Adreno GPU (version not known yet) and 2GB RAM for faster operations. Such combination justifies the price point completely. One should not expect anything better than this. Other smartphones of similar category (like Motorola Moto M is using Mediatek chips for processor which is way behind than Qualcomm).


It will house both rear as well as front facing cameras. 8 MP lens will be fitted at the back rear panel whereas front compartment will come paired up with a 5 MP high quality camera. On paper, it might appears to be on a bit lower side but practically it will be equivalent to 13-15 MP cameras from other brands.

Storage and Connectivity

32 GB internal storage is provided that can be expanded through use of normal microSD cards. It is going to be a 4G Vo-LTE smartphone that brings the magic of Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB, FM Radio altogether. Nano SIM card slots will be there so please get your SIM card cut to fir the nano SIM slots. Having a 4G connection will allow users to use Jio Happy New Offer (in case it will be launched before March 31st 2017).


As per the reports, it is going to house a 2800 mAh strong battery. 2800 mAh battery from Nokia is all set to keep it charged for 1-2 days full use minimum.

Price, color options and availability of Nokia E1 Smartphone

Nokia E1 Price in Indian market will be around Rs. 12-15K. It is going to be the entry level variant from company that will be brought/sold through online vendors like Flipkart, Amazon etc. We will share the detailed guide about color options and how to buy Nokia E1 online very soon.


Nokia E1 seems to be a proper entry level smartphone that is ready to give hard times to competitors like Moto M, Moto G4 etc. If you are planning to buy an Android smartphone with budget around Rs. 15,000 then we would suggest you to wait till the time Nokia E1 goes on sale. Once it is announced and launched in Indian market, we will put it in comparison with other smartphones and will let you know best options accordingly.