Specs comparison: Nokia 8.1 vs OnePlus 6T

By yatin singh | Published on 20 Dec 2018

Today, we are comparing the Nokia 8.1 with the OnePlus 6T too see which mid-range premium device packs better hardware under its hood?

Specs comparison: Nokia 8.1 vs OnePlus 6T

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The Nokia 8.1 was introduced in India a few weeks back in December. Now, the phone is finally going on sale for the very first time on Amazon today. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 octa-core processor and priced at Rs 26,999. On the other hand, we have on of the most popular flagship killer OnePlus 6T, which was launched this year with an in-display fingerprint sensor and Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. Let’s do a quick specs comparison of the two to see whether the Nokia’s 8.1 would able to compete with the OnePlus 6T in Indian markets? 

The Nokia 8.1 sports a 6.18-inch display that comes with a resolution of 1080 x 2244 pixels. On the other hand, the OnePlus 6T sports a slightly bigger 6.4-inch display that offers a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The Nokia 8.1 has a traditional notch on top of it, which houses the front-facing camera and a speaker. On the other hand, the OnePlus 6T comes with a tiny water-drop notch, which gives you more viewing area.

When it comes to the performance, the OnePlus 6T is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which is faster than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor in Nokia 8.1. 

The OnePlus 6T packs 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory that is expandable to up to 256GB via a microSD card, while the Nokia 8.1 has 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, which can be expanded to up to 400GB via a microSD card. 

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Nokia 8.1 has a dual 12MP + 13MP rear cameras along with a 20MP unit on the front, while the OnePlus 6T has a dual 16MP + 12MP camera set up at the back with a 16MP sensor on the front. 

The Nokia 8.1 runs on Android 9.0 Pie straight out of the box, while the OnePlus 6T is upgradable to Android 9.0 Pie. 

The Nokia 8.1 will go on sale for the time on Amazon on December 20. The smartphone is priced at Rs 26,999, while you can get the OnePlus 6T for Rs 37,999 in India. 

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