HMD Global expands its Android One programme with the launch of Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus and the high-end Nokia 8 Sirocco in India. For a recall, the devices were launched at the MWC 2018 held in Barcelona in February. Nokia 7 Plus comes as a successor to last the year’s Nokia 7.
- The Nokia 7 Plus launched in India alongside Nokia 6 (2018) and the high-end Nokia 8 Sirocco.
- The device is a part of Android One programme which promises regular and upcoming updates for next two years.
- It will retail at a price of Rs 25,999 with sales starting from April 30th.
Price and Availability
The smartphone offered in Black Copper and White Copper color options gets a price tag of Rs 25,999. The handset will be made available via online partner Amazon, Nokia Mobile Shops, and selected offline stores as well. Pre-orders will start from April 20 followed by the sales starting April 30 across the country.
Features and Specifications
Nokia 7 Plus flaunts a metal uni-body design made out of series 6000 aluminum with taller 18:9 front and fingerprint sensor settling at the rear.
It sports a 6-inch full-HD+ IPS LCD display bearing a resolution of 1080×2160 pixels and a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass on top for protection.
Under the hood, there is Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC powering the device which is mated with Adreno 512 GPU and 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM. Storage department offers 64GB storage expandable up to 256GB with a microSD card.
As for the optics, the device packs a dual camera setup at the rear which includes a 12-megapixel wide-angle primary sensor with f/1.75 aperture and a 13-megapixel secondary sensor with f/1.75 aperture aided with 2X optical zoom with a dual-tone LED flash.
For the front, it has a 16-megapixel fixed focus camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. In addition, it also offers face unlock and artificial intelligence features.
It is fueled by a 3,800mAh battery with fast charging support and boots stock Android Oreo out of the box. Dimension wise it measures 158.38×75.64×7.99mm.
Finally, connectivity on the device includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C (2.0), and a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.