HMD Global Rolls Out Media Invites for October 11 Event in India: Nokia 7.1 and 7.1 Plus Expected

HMD Global Rolls Out Media Invites for October 11 Event in India: Nokia 7.1 and 7.1 Plus Expected

HMD Global Rolls Out Media Invites for October 11 Event in India: Nokia 7.1 and 7.1 Plus Expected

by October 1, 2018

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Some exciting news in store for Nokia fans. HMD Global (company that markets Nokia devices) has rolled out media invites for the launch of its new smartphone in India on October 11. Though company has not mentioned which product/s will it launch, it is widely speculated to be Nokia 7.1 along with Nokia 7.1 Plus. Notably, the global launch for the phone is scheduled on October 4. The phones are successor to Nokia 6.1 and 6.1 Plus smartphones. Both Nokia 7.1 and 7.1 Plus are expected to be part of the Google’s Android One programme and could run the Snapdragon 710 processor.

Although the company has not revealed any details about the phone as yet, but the same has been subjected to several leaks and rumours in the recent past. Recently, the phone was also spotted on TENAA certification site. Here are some of the expected specifications based on the leaks so far…

The Nokia 7.1 Plus is expected to sport a 6.18-inch TFT display with a screen resolution of 2,246 x 1,080 pixels. It may be powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 710 SoC along with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage (up to 400GB).

In terms of camera, you can expect dual camera module consisting of a 13-megapixel primary sensor + a 12-megapixel secondary sensor along with LED flash. The front could host a 20-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calls. The device may run Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box and will be part of Android One programme which means it will get timely software updates including Android 9.0 Pie update whenever it is rolled out. For security purpose, the phone will have a rear mounted fingerprint sensor.

The battery capacity of the device could be 3,400mAh and it is expected to have support for fast charging. The expected dimensions of the phone are 154.8×75.76×7.97 mm.

  • 6.18-inch TFT display
  • 2GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 710 SoC
  • Up to 6GB of RAM
  • Up to 128GB of inbuilt storage (400GB expandable)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo operating system
  • 13MP + 12MP dual rear camera
  • 20MP selfie camera
  • 3,400mAh battery capacity

The Nokia 7.1 Plus is expected to be priced at 399 euros which is roughly Rs. 33,500. Well, the specifications of the device can be confirmed on 4th October i.e. the global launch date while the pricing details in India will be revealed on October 11. Stay tuned to CompareRaja for more updates.