New Delhi: Finnish company HMD Global, which sells Nokia-branded smartphones, launched the Nokia 8.1 smartphone at an event in Dubai on Wednesday.
The Nokia 8.1 has been priced at 399 euro (approx Rs 31,900). The phone will go on sale in European and Middle Eastern markets from next week. HMD Global will also be hosting a launch event in India on December 10, where it is expected to launch the Nokia 8.1.
The Nokia 8.1 features a 6.18 inch Full HD+ edge-to-edge display with Corning Gorilla 2.5D Glass. It comes with PureDisplay screen technology for an enhanced viewing experience. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a Snapdragon 710 processor along with a multi-core AI Engine. It comes with 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM. The device comes with a mammoth 3,500mAh battery
The phone houses a 12-megapixel + 13-megapixel with ZEISS Optics, 1/2.55 inch super sensitive sensor with large 1.4 micron pixels. It has a 20 MP adaptive front camera.
The Nokia 8.1 is the first Nokia smartphone to launch with Android 9 Pie out of the box. It will be available in three colour combinations, Blue/Silver, Steel/Copper, Iron/Steel.
The Nokia 8.1 also combines the capabilities of Google Assistant with Dual-Sight, so you can ask it to take Bothie pictures and videos, and even command it to livestream to YouTube for a convenient and seamless experience.