Nokia’s flagship smartphone received a new variant which comes with a 6GB RAM and a 128 GB of inbuilt storage. It is available from February 6 on Amazon, the Nokia online shop and other authorised retail outlets in the country. It will cost almost Rs 3,000 higher than the current 4GB RAM variant at Rs 29,999.
Nokia 8.1 was launched in the month of December 2018 and only the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB of internal storage was introduced at a price of Rs 26,999.
The new Nokia 8.1 6GB RAM variant will be available in two colour options, Blue and Iron. The prospective buyers will also get 10 per cent instant discount on EMI transactions on Yes Bank credit card. There is also a 5 per cent cashback of upto Rs 1000 on Amazon Pay EMI transaction.
Additionally, customers can also avail an exchange discount of up to Rs 2,500 on exchanging of an old phone.
The Nokia 8.1 comes with a 6.18-inch PureDisplay screen with FHD resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:7:9. It means it has a notch at the top most part of the screen area. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, paired with 4GB/ 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM.
On optics front, it has a dual camera setup at the back with a 12 MP and 13 MP camera lens for in-depth sensing. These camera lenses are powered by ZEISS and supports Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS). For selfies, it has a 20-megapixel sensor with support for 4-in-1 pixel technology to facilitate better low-light photography.
Other connectivity which Nokia 8.1 supports includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, VoWiFi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. The handset is fuelled by a 3500mAh battery and also supports 18W fast charging.