Nokia 8.1

After launching in Dubai last week, HMD Global has launched its latest Nokia 8.1 smartphone in India. It’s a premium mid-range device that runs on Android 9.0 Pie.

The highlight features of the Nokia 8.1 includes a Full-HD+ PureDisplay, dual rear cameras, 20-megapixel selfie camera equipped with Google Lens and Motion Photos. Now let’s discuss the specifications of the Nokia 8.1 in detail.

Nokia 8.1 Specifications

The smartphone has got a 6.18-inch full-HD+ display offering a superior viewing quality with a resolution of 1080×2244 pixels. The handset is powered by not a flagship but a decent Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor.

There SoC has a clock speed of up to 2.2GHz. There is 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 64GB of internal storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 400GB). Talking about the camera, HMD Global has followed the trend of dual cameras at the rear.

Nokia 8.1 smartphone

The primary rear camera has a 12-megapixel sensor and the secondary sensor is 13-megapixel meant for depth sensing. The rear camera setup is equipped with Zeiss optics, OIS, EIS, etc.

The front houses a 20-megapixel fixed focus selfie sensor. The Nokia 8.1 is fueled with a 3,500mAh battery and comes with connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, VoWiFi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C port.

Nokia 8.1 Pricing and Availability

The Nokia 8.1 price in India is Rs. 26,999. The handset is now available for pre-order and will go on sale from December 25 in Blue/ Silver and Iron/ Steel color options.