Nokia 6.1 Plus goes on sale today via Flipkart
HMD Global's latest mid-range smartphone, the Nokia 6.1 Plus, will go on sale today via Flipkart and Nokia India e-store at 12pm. Priced at Rs. 15,999, the phone features a full-HD+ notched display, Snapdragon 636 processor, dual rear-camera, and runs stock Android Oreo as part of Google's Android One program. Here's our roundup.
On both Nokia e-store and Flipkart, Airtel is offering 240GB of free data (20GB per month for 12 months valid with recharge plans of Rs. 199, Rs. 249 or Rs. 448) along with a cashback of Rs. 1,800 (36 vouchers worth Rs. 50). Moreover, Flipkart is offering 10% discount on Mastercard and Axis Buzz credit cards, no-cost EMI schemes, and guaranteed buyback offer.
Given Nokia 6.1 Plus is a rebranded version of Nokia X6, it retains the same specifications and design. The phone features a notch-based display, a prominent chin and a vertically positioned dual rear camera setup - a design seen on the Nokia X6. Further, there's a 5.8-inch full-HD+ (1080x2280 pixels) display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus sports a dual rear camera setup comprising a 16MP (f/2.0) primary sensor with 1-micron pixels, and a secondary 5MP monochrome sensor with 1.12-micron pixels. Up front, the smartphone gets a 16MP sensor with an f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels.
The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor, paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 400GB via microSD card. Moreover, the Nokia 6.1 Plus runs Android Oreo 8.1 stock version, supports dual-SIM (Nano) cards and packs a 3,060mAh battery with support for fast charging.
Connectivity options on Nokia 6.1 Plus include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/c, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C (v2.0) port. Sensors onboard the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.