Nokia 8.1 (Photo Credit: Flipkart)
Are you a Nokia fan and want to buy one? Waiting for discounts on Nokia smartphones? Then it is a good time to buy a Nokia smartphone. It is to be noted that the 4GB RAM variant of Nokia 8.1 has been slashed in India. Nokia 8.1 was being retailed at Rs 17,299. However, after the price cut Nokia 8.1 is now available at Rs 15,999 (4GB, 64GB) on Nokia's online store in India and Flipkart. The prices are likely to reflect at other online and offline stores in the next few days.
Flipkart is offering an additional 5 per cent cashback on HDFC Bank debit cards on the purchase of Nokia 8.1. The e-commerce site is also offering an exchange offer with up to Rs 13,500 as an additional instant discount. Besides, Flipkart is also offering a no-cost EMI payment option with select payment modes. HMD Global's online store in India is also offering several deals with the Nokia 8.1. Airtel users can grab additional 360GB data on Rs 249 and Rs 349 recharges. The company is also offering a no-cost EMI payment option on select credit cards for up to 9 months.
It is worth mentioning here that the price of 6GB + 128GB variant of the Nokia 8.1 hasn't received a price cut.
Back in June this year, Nokia 8.1 received a price cut. The price of 4GB + 64GB variant of Nokia 8.1 was slashed to Rs 19,999 from Rs 26,999. On the other hand, the price of 6GB + 128GB storage option of the smartphone was brought down to Rs 22,999 from Rs 27,999.
Nokia 8.1: Specifications
Nokia 8.1 was launched in the month of December 2018. Nokia 8.1 is available in two colour options i.e. Blue and Iron. 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.