Nokia has launched the new Nokia 7.1 smartphone in an official event in London today. The Nokia 7.1 comes with the similar design like the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus but comes with a different display. It has a 6000 series aluminium frame and uses dual-anodised diamond cut coloured edge. The new Nokia 7.1 comes with a dual rear camera but now with ZEISS optics that the company used with the Nokia 8 series already. It comes with Gloss Midnight Blue and Gloss Steel colour options and is priced at 299 Euros (around $343). It will be up for pre-order in Europe starting from today and will also be available in more markets followed by India on October 11 as the company is holding an official event in India that day.
The Nokia 7.1 features a 5.84-inch Full HD+ HDR 10 notch display with 19:9 aspect ratio, 80% screen-to-body ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 2244 x 1080 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU. It comes with 3GB of LPPDDR4x RAM + 32GB of (eMMC 5.1) internal storage and 4GB of LPPDDR4x RAM + 64GB of (eMMC 5.1) internal storage options which is expandable up to 400GB with the help of a microSD card. It runs on the Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Android One out of the box and is upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) as well.
It supports Hybrid Dual SIMs. It features a dual rear camera setup with a 12-megapixel (RGB) camera with dual LED flash, f/1.8 aperture,1.28 um pixel size, ZEISS optics along with a 5-megapixel (Monochrome) secondary rear camera with f/2.4 aperture, 1.12um pixel size. It also comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 84-degree FOV. It has a 3060mAh battery with USB Type-C fast charging support that can charge the phone from 0 to 50% in just 30 minutes. It supports Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, Type-C 2.0, NFC, 3.5 mm headphone jack connectivity options and additional features such as FM Radio and Nokia OZO audio. It has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. It measures 149.7 x 71.18 x 7.99mm and weights 160 grams.