Finally, the company launched its budget-friendly Android phone on August 21. Interestingly, Nokia 6.1 Plus is the first handset from HMD Global that features a notch. It also sports the trendy 19:9 aspect ratio screen and have tiny bezels. This smartphone was launched along with Nokia 5.1 Plus. Noticeably, the company has launched 9 smartphones till now.
Price and availability:
The Nokia 6.1 Plus costs Rs. 15,999 in India. Pre-orders have already started through Flipkart and its online store. There are several initial offers like additional data, no-cost EMIs, and cash back.
The device is available in Gloss Black, Gloss White, and Gloss Midnight Blue colors.
Design and Display:
The Nokia 6.1 Plus features edge-to-edge display and glass design. It has a notch on the top and tiny bezels which offers comparatively large screen to other models. The smartphone comes with 5.8-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280) pixels display. The Corning Gorilla glass 3 gives a nice finish to the frame. Also, it has a pixel density of 432 PPI.
As far as dimensions are concerned, it measures (147.2×70.98×7.99) mm and weighs 151 grams.
Processor and performance:
The Nokia 6.1 Plus runs on Android 8.1 Oreo. It is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC. The device also includes 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM. It comes with bloat-free and simple UI. Even with the intense gaming graphics, screen runs smoothly. It also promises to give monthly security updates.
Here’s a good news- Nokia 6.1 Plus will get Android Pie and Android Q updates in future.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus contains a dual rear camera setup. The primary sensor is 16-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels. However, the second one is a 5-megapixel monochrome sensor with f/2.4 aperture and 1.12-micron pixels. The whole setup also consists of a dual-tone flash module.
Although for selfies and video calls, the front camera offers a 16-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus have connection options including 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C (v2.0), GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Also, prominent sensors are an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, digital compass, and a proximity sensor.
- The Nokia 6.1 Plus sports dual-SIM (Nano+ Nano) slots.
- It has an internal memory of 64 GB which can be expanded up to 400 GB via microSD card.
- The smartphone bears 3060 mAh battery capacity coupled with fast-charge technology.
Overall, Nokia 6.1 Plus is a safe and good investment under this price range.