HMD Global has been quite successful in reincarnating the Nokia brand by releasing great smartphones. The Nokia 6 has been popular in countries such as China and India. And the recently launched Nokia 8 have started off on positive reviews. Now, the Finnish company is filling the gap with number 7. The handset is finally out and sits between the mid-range Nokia 6 and high-end Nokia 8.
The Nokia 7 features a 5.2-inch Full HD display. The 2.5D curved glass is protected by the Gorilla Glass 3. The device is powered by octa-core Snapdragon 630 chipset clocked at 2.2 GHz The phone comes in 4 GB and 6 GB RAM variant. The internal storage is 64 GB.
The Nokia 7 comes with a 16 MP main camera. It uses Zeiss optics and has an LED flash. For selfies, there’s a 5 MP front-facing shooter with wide angle lens. It comes with Nokia’s unique ‘Bothie’ feature, which lets you capture from both the cameras simultaneously. The phone packs in a 3000 mAh battery with fast charging technology. The smartphone is secured by a fingerprint sensor.
The 4G VoLTE handset comes with a hybrid slot. It can either be used for a secondary card or storage expansion. The phone comes with a USB Type-C port. However, Nokia has retained a 3.5 mm audio jack.
The Nokia 7 will ship with Android Nougat. And HMD claims that it will be upgradable to Android Oreo once the software starts rolling out. The Nokia 7 with 4 GB RAM is priced at 2,499 yuan (approx. Rs 24,500). The 6GB RAM variant will cost 2,699 yuan (Rs 26,500). The phone will be available for purchase in China starting from October 24. The company has not shared details about the India launch.