A few months ago, HMD Global launched the Nokia X6 smartphone in China. In July, the company launched the Nokia X5 with the same design as the Nokia X6. Today, the company held an exclusive launch event in India to announce the arrival of the same smartphones Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus that are expected to reach the global markets later.
Save August 30 as the date for purchasing the Nokia 6.1 Plus via Flipkart and Nokia India Offline website.
Nokia 6.1 Plus Specifications and features
The smartphone comes with a 5.8-inch Full-HD + screen with a resolution of 2280 × 1080 pixels and a 19: 9 aspect ratio. It stands out a notch similar to Apple iPhone X. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, which protects against minor scratches.
Inside is the Octa-Core processor Snapdragon 636 from Qualcomm, which also powers the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro and Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1, among others. In India only one variant is launched having 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. A microSD card slot is also available, allowing users to further expand their smartphone’s storage capacity by up to 256 GB.
At the camera level, the smartphone features a dual-camera configuration with a primary 16-megapixel RGB and f / 2.0 aperture sensor and a 5-megapixel monochrome secondary sensor with f / 2.2 aperture. On the front is another 16 megapixels and f / 2.0 aperture. At the camera level, the Finnish company is revealing the presence of artificial intelligence (AI) functionalities. This highlights the optimized effects of color, field and portrait lighting, as well as facial recognition. Also noteworthy is the Bothie functionality, which allows users to use the front and rear cameras simultaneously.
The smartphone also features a Face Unlock feature as well as a fingerprint sensor placed on the back panel. The device’s connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS and USB Type-C. The Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with the Android 8.1 Oreo OS. Also, it is powered by a 3060mAh battery that supports Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. It provides up to 50% charge in 30 minutes.