Nokia 7.1 was launched in India on Friday.
The smartphone features a PureDisplay panel because its principal highlight, supporting HDR10. Additional Nokia 7.1 highlights include its dual rear camera setup with Zeiss optics, and a 3,060mAh battery using 18W charging. Nokia mobile brand licensee HMD Global on Friday revealed the Nokia 7.1 price in India, its launch date, as well as launching provides. To recall, the smartphone was first unveiled last month at an event in London, and the company had at the time said the Nokia 7.1 would be launched in India soon – that time is here.
Commenting about the Nokia 7.1 India launch, Ajey Mehta, Vice President and Country Head, India, HMD Global, said,”We know a good deal of our fans in India enjoy creating movies and viewing content on their smartphones. That is why it was important for us to bring both Zeiss optics and PureDisplay technology together in a versatile device that offers a superior content encounter, whether or not you are taking photos for your social websites or watching the latest series on your preferred streaming service.”
Nokia 7.1 cost in India, launching offers
The Nokia 7.1 cost in India is put at Rs. 19,999 (recommended best purchase price) because of its 4GB RAM/ 64GB inbuilt storage variant, and it will go on sale in the nation from December 7. The smartphone will be available to purchase via leading mobile retailers in India, HMD Global said in a statement, aside from Nokia’s own online store. The 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant – that was found in London – has not been attracted to India.
In terms of Nokia 7.1 launch offers, the business has partnered with Airtel to offer prepaid readers 1TB of 4G data on qualified plans beginning from Rs. 199. Postpaid Airtel subscribers on the other hand will acquire extra 120GB of information along with a three-month Netflix subscription plus a 1-year Amazon Prime subscription, on postpaid plans worth Rs. 499 or higher. People who opt to purchase the Nokia 7.1 with HDFC debit and credit cards, apart from EMI trades, will get 10 percent cashback via qualified offline stores.
Nokia 7.1 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 7.1 runs Android Oreo, dependent on the Android One programme, with an update to Android 9.0 Pie slated for next month.
In terms of optics, the Nokia 7.1 carries a vertically aligned pair of dual rear camera setup that is made up of a 12-megapixel primary sensor, with autofocus and f/1.8 aperture, and a 5-megapixel secondary detector with fixed attention and f/2.4 aperture. The business is also touting two-phase detection and Zeiss optics for its rear camera setup, besides EIS. On the front, the handset sports an 8-megapixel fixed attention sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 84-degree field-of-view. There is 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (around 400GB).
Connectivity options on the Nokia 7.1 include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard the smartphone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and also a rear-mounted fingerprint detector. There is a 3,060mAh non-removable battery under the hood with 18W rapid charging, providing 50 percent fee in 30 minutes.
The company is touting the Nokia 7.1’s real-time SDR into HDR conversion using a 16-bit engine, allowing users experience”HDR quality entertainment, even if the content is not.” The smartphone is constructed from 6000 series aluminum CNC machined frame along with a die cast alloy center.