Nokia X5 (Nokia 5.1 Plus) Review

14 October 2018, 03:15:30

Nokia X5 (Nokia 5.1 Plus) Review
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Display

Nokia X5 has a 5.86-inch TFT display that covers 79.9% of the total front surface of the device. It has an HD+ resolution (720 x 1520) and a 19:9 aspect ratio. It is covered with a 2.5D curved glass of unspecified brand. The screen has a wide notch that cannot be hidden. Below we publish our display measurements. To our content, the X5 screen does not have that shift in displaying black over time (a few seconds).
Brightness White luminance Black luminance Contrast Color temperature
100 % 412.093 cd/m2 0.260 cd/m2 1585 : 1 7898 K
75 % 249.714 cd/m2 0.161 cd/m2 1551 : 1 7788 K
50 % 121.952 cd/m2 0.078 cd/m2 1563 : 1 7782 K
25 % 34.766 cd/m2 0.022 cd/m2 1580 : 1 7801 K
0 % 0.982 cd/m2 0.000 cd/m2 - 7808 K
Peak brightness (100% APL)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3
430.777 cd/m2
Doogee Mix 2
426.842 cd/m2
Meizu m3 note
426.377 cd/m2
OnePlus 3T
425.272 cd/m2
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
424.655 cd/m2
Ulefone Armor 3
422.84 cd/m2
Ulefone Vienna
420.3 cd/m2
Oukitel K10000 Pro
418.812 cd/m2
UMIDIGI Z1 Pro
418.503 cd/m2
Oukitel U15S
415.441 cd/m2
Nokia X5
412.093 cd/m2
Oukitel WP2
406.155 cd/m2
Oukitel K8
401.167 cd/m2
Blackview BV7000 Pro
393.042 cd/m2
Elephone P8 (2017)
390 cd/m2
UMi Touch
386.54 cd/m2
Vernee Apollo
382.946 cd/m2
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 16GB
381.816 cd/m2
Elephone U
381.74 cd/m2
Samsung Galaxy S9 Exynos
379.31 cd/m2
Samsung Galaxy S9+ Exynos
378.355 cd/m2
The maximum brightness of our review unit is 412.093 cd/m2 and the static contrast ratio is an average of 1580:1. The temperature of the white point is rather acceptable - 7800 K, which is better than the one on the Nokia X6 for example. It is interesting to see that at 0% brightness the black luminance values cannot be measured and the white luminance values are extremely low.
The CIE diagram clearly shows a colour space coverage that almost equals 100% of the SRGB one. The display panel has a traditional vertical striped RGB subpixel arrangement.

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