24 Aug 2019
Nokia 7.1, Nokia 6.1 Plus become cheaper: Details here
Both the smartphones come with a notched design, full-HD+ display, dual rear cameras, and mid-level internals.
First, here's a look at the updated prices
With this price reduction, the Nokia 6.1 Plus is now retailing at Rs. 11,999 (previous price: Rs. 15,999) for the 4GB RAM model, while its 6GB RAM variant is available at Rs. 14,999 (previous price: Rs. 18,499).
Similarly, Nokia 7.1 is now selling at Rs. 12,999 (previous price: Rs. 17,999) for the solo 4GB RAM model.
Nokia 7.1 and 6.1 Plus: At a glance
The Nokia 7.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus share the same iPhone X-like notched design with a prominent bezel at the bottom. On the rear, both the handsets house dual cameras and physical fingerprint scanner.
Further, Nokia 7.1 comes with a 5.84-inch LCD display with full-HD+ (1080x2280 pixels) resolution, while the Nokia 6.1 Plus gets a slightly smaller 5.8-inch display but with the same resolution.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Nokia 7.1 houses a dual-lens rear camera setup comprising a 12MP (f/1.8) main sensor and a 5MP (f/2.4) depth sensor.
On the other hand, Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with a similar setup but with a 16MP (f/2.0) primary sensor and a 5MP (f/2.4) depth sensor.
Up front, Nokia 7.1 gets an 8MP selfie shooter, while Nokia 6.1 Plus houses a 16MP front-facing snapper.
Under the hood
Both the Nokia 7.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus are powered by the same Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor.
As for memory options, the Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB storage, while the Nokia 7.1 gets 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
Under the hood, both phones pack a 3,060mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support.
Connectivity options and sensor details
Talking about connectivity options, both Nokia 7.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus come with support for dual-SIMs (Nano), Wi-Fi 802.11a/c, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Lastly, the handsets pack all standard sensors including an accelerometer, proximity, gyroscope, and e-compass.