HMD Global just unveiled the new Nokia 7.1 – a well-crafted mid-range device with sleek design at an affordable price point. The smartphone will be available for Pre-orders starting from October 5.
The Nokia 7.1 Plus comes along Android One Program. That means we’ll get more optimized Android experience with quick version updates. Out of the box, we’ll get Android 8.1 Oreo, with the Android P support to accompany soon.
The Nokia 7.1 Plus is a dual sim smartphone. The smartphone is built around a 5.84-inch PureDisplay with 1080 x 2280 Pixels resolution. The smartphone shares the same 19:9 aspect ratio as other Nokia smartphones and comes with a notch. The display is HDR10 compatible and has a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top. Further, the display has support for real-time HDR conversion to SDR videos.
The Nokia 7.1 plus comes with a mid-range Snapdragon 636 SoC paired with either 3 or 4GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, and the storage is expandable via a microSD card slot. The Nokia 7.1 Plus packs a decent 3,060 mAh battery. And, it has support for fast charging via the USB-C connector on the bottom of the device. Further, it takes just 30 minutes to get a 50% charge on this smartphone.
The Nokia 7.1 Plus comes with a dual camera setup on the rear. The primary camera is a 12MP shooter with a f/1.8 aperture, and the pairing sensor is a 5MP monochrome sensor. The Selfie shooter on this smartphone has to offer an 8MP camera with the same f/2.0 aperture. Nokia has to offer their unique Bothie feature to utilize both front and rear cameras simultaneously. Nokia further grants AI features to boost the colors and accuracy with AI-scene detection.
Lastly, the smartphone comes with a glass sandwich-style body. And, there is a diamond cut anodized aluminum frame. The smartphone will be available in Gloss Midnight Blue and Gloss Steel colors.
The smartphone costs €319 for the base 3GB/32GB, and the 4GB/64GB version will cost €349. HMD will start accepting the pre-orders starting on October 5 with actual shipments coming on October 28.