Nokia 8.1 launched in India; price, specs, and availability

Nokia 8.1

Nokia has launched its new smartphone in India, it is called Nokia 8.1. The new handset from the brand is priced at Rs 26,999. Last week, HMD global unveiled its latest phone in Dubai and today it has been officially announced in India. This fills the void Nokia’s smartphone range has had for 2018. A flagship level performer with premium design and price tag. Let’s talk about the Nokia 8.1 specifications and features below. 

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Display

Talking about the display of the Nokia 8.1, it is a 6.18-inches display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. This means the pixel density of the screen is at 408 PPI. It is an IPS panel, which comes with a 19:9 aspect ratio. The screen-to-body ratio of the device is at 81.55%. 

Camera

As far as the camera department is concerned, it packs a dual rear camera setup. Where the primary rear camera is of the 12.0MP resolution with f/1.8 aperture and the secondary rear camera is of 13.0MP resolution. The pixel size of the primary lens on the rear is at 1.4 microns. It comes with a Carl Zeiss optics The rear camera is supported by a Dual LED flash and has OIS (optical image stabilization) as well For selfies, you can make a use of the 20.0MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture

Hardware and Software

The Nokia 8.1 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset, which comes with Octa-cores and clocks at 2.2 GHz. It is accompanied by a 4GB of RAM and 64, 128GB of internal storage capacity. It will be running on the Android 9.0 Pie and since it’s on Andriod One platform, you don’t have to worry about the software updates. Note that the external storage is expandable. It comes with a fingerprint sensor. As far as the battery life is concerned, its 3500mAh battery juice claims a day’s life. The connectivity features include Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, NFC, and USB Type-C port. 

Nokia 8.1 Full Specifications

Take a look at the detail specifications of the new Nokia 8.1 smartphone in the table below.

Brand Nokia
Specs Score 70.67247
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
RAM 4GB
Internal storage capacity 64, 128GB
Screen size 6.18
Resolution 1080 x 2280
Rear Camera 12.0
External Storage Yes
Front camera 20.0
Capacity 3500
Fingerprint It comes with a fingerprint sensor.
Battery 3500mAh
Display 6.18-inches1080 x 2280pixels408 ppi
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Nokia 8.1 Price

The launch price of the Nokia 8.1 smartphone is at Rs 26,999.