Nokia on Friday has launched a new smartphone in the Indian market ‘Nokia 7.1’ HMD Global’s Nokia revealed the sale date of the smartphone along with few launch offers. The handset was first revealed at an event in London in October. The main attraction of the smartphone is its dual camera setup with Zeiss optics and 18W fast charging technology.
Talking about some associated launch offers on Nokia 7.1, Nokia has tied up with Airtel, offering 1TB of high-speed internet data on select plans starting from Rs 199. For Airtel postpaid users, the telecom company is offering additional 120GB 4G data along with three-month Netflix subscription and one-year Amazon Prime subscription. However, this offer is valid for postpaid plans of Rs 499 or higher.
On specifications front, Nokia 7.1 boasts 5.84-inch Full HD with a resolution of 1080x2280 and an aspect ratio of 19:9. The handset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC along with a 4GB RAM which runs on Android 9.0 Pie.
In terms of camera lens, Nokia 7.1 has a dual-camera setup in the rear with 12MP+5MP optics. For selfies, it comes with an 8MP camera lens with f/2.0 aperture.
Ajey Mehta, Vice President and Country Head of HMD Global, India said, "We know a lot of our fans in India enjoy creating videos and watching content on their smartphones. That's why it was important for us to bring both Zeiss optics and PureDisplay technology together in a versatile device that offers a superior content experience, regardless of whether you're taking photos for your social media or watching the latest series on your favourite streaming service’’.
Mr Mehta also revealed that Nokia 7.1 in India is priced at Rs 19,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage variant. The official sale of the handset will commence from December 7 and will be available for sale on several online retailers.