tech2 News Staff
06. December 2018 12:09 PM IST
At an event on December 5 in Dubai HMD Global released the Nokia 8.1 as expected. It has been widely rumored that the device is the global version or renamed version of the Nokia X7 of 1
The Nokia 8.1 was launched at a price of 399 € (around 32,000 Rs) for the Middle East and the European market and will be available there until mid-December. The smartphone will hit the market in India on December 10 and is expected to be available in the country before the end of the year.
Nokia 8.1: Specifications and Features
In terms of display, the device has a 6.18-inch Full HD Plus "PureDisplay" with a ratio of 18.7: 9. The screen is protected by the 2.5D gorilla glass from Corning.
Nokia 8.1 is supported by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 710 . The only device that we saw on the Snapdragon 710 is the Oppo R17 Pro which was launched this week in India. The chipset is located just below the Snapdragon 845.
In terms of storage, we only see one storage variant – 4 GB of RAM in conjunction with 64 GB of internal memory, which is known to be 399 EUR. The phone Also included is a microSD card slot that can expand your device's memory to up to 400GB.
The camera's specifications include: – The device has a dual camera that is equipped with a 12 MP camera unit at the rear 1 / 2.55 inch sensor and 1.4 μm pixels, OIS, EIS and, interestingly, 2PD or dual photodiode. Each pixel of the camera is configured as a photodiode that receives light, and as the number of these photodiodes is increased, the area expands to receive the light. This means a good performance in low light conditions.
The dual rear-mounted secondary sensor is equipped with 13 MP, and the front camera has a single 20 MP sensor.
Nokia 8.1 is in stock Android 9.0 Pie and is part of the Android One program. The device is powered by a 3,500 mAh battery and supports fast charging at 18 W.
Connection options include the network speed VoLTE, VoWiFi, WLAN 802.11b / g / n / ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS / AGPS , GLONASS. There is a 3.5mm headphone jack and a single speaker with a smart amplifier. In addition, a USB cable type C 2.0 is available. The unit's sensors include: ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer (G-sensor), e-compass, gyroscope, fingerprint sensor (rear) and NFC
The device was introduced in three color combinations – blue / silver, steel / copper and iron / steel.