HMD Global, the Finnish mobile phone maker, had launched the Nokia 8.1 smartphone in India that is priced at Rs. 26,999. The product is boosted with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Now, the Finnish mobile giant has come up with its new variant of mobile phone namely Nokia 8.1 that is featured with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage exclusively for Indian customers.
Key Specifications and Features
The Nokia 8.1 is flaunted with a 6.18-inch Pure Display with full HD+ resolution for pictures and videos. The screen is slightly notched and it supports playing HDR10 videos. The smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 710. The product extracts its power from a highly powerful 3,500mAh battery that carries support for 18W fast charging.
This Android One device runs Android 9 Pie out of the box. The phone arrived in the market with a 12-megapixel + 13-megapixel dual camera, 20-megapixel selfie camera, 3.5mm audio jack and microSD card slot.
Pricing and availability
This newly launched 6GB RAM + 128GB storage edition of the Nokia 8.1 comes with a hefty price tag of Rs 29,999. The pre-booking of this smartphone is going to commence from 1st February onwards on Nokia’s online store. The makers have exclusively partnered with Amazon India for the sale to go live on from the same date. Buyers are interested in the product and they have already started registering for the same.
However, the new variant is going to be rolled out officially from the brand store and Amazon platform on February 6th. The handset is available in two colours namely Blue-Silver and Iron-Steel.
Those users who are using Airtel prepaid SIM cards and purchasing this device will now be enjoying 1TB of 4G data with a recharge of Rs.199 onwards. Airtel postpaid users will enjoy free data of upto 120GB alongside availing a free one-year Amazon Prime membership as well as a 3 month Netflix subscription.
For users of HDFC credit and debit cards, a 10 per cent cashback will be awarded on doing EMI transactions through Pinelabs interface. Buyers who are ready to purchase the phone from the online store of Nokia will be rewarded with a Rs 3,000 gift card. Customers purchasing the phone in February can get upto Rs.2500 cashback.