The first of Nokia’s 2018 lineup of smartphones, the Nokia 6, is now available for purchase in India. The phone is priced at Rs 16,999 and will be available offline via select retailers and online through the company’s own website. As part of the launch offers, Airtel customers that purchase the phone can get Rs 2,000 cashback and Airtel TV free till 31 December. Other offers include 12-month accidental damage insurance from Servify and a flat 25 percent instant discount on Make My Trip.
To recall, the Nokia 6 (2018) comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 with 3GB RAM. At the back is a 16MP primary camera, while at the front is an 8MP unit. The phone is equipped with a 3000mAh battery and offers 32GB of storage that can be further expanded via a microSD card. The phone runs Android Oreo, and since it is a part of Google’s Android One Program, users should get timely updates to new version of the company’s operating systems.
Besides the Nokia 6 (2018), the company also unveiled two other phones in India, namely the Nokia 8 Sirocco and the Nokia 7 Plus. The Nokia 8 Sirocco is priced at Rs 49,999 and will be up for pre-order from April 20. The Nokia 7 Plus is priced at Rs 25,999 and will also be available for pre-booking from April 20. Like the Nokia 6 (2018), both these devices are a part of Google’s Android One program.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco sports a stainless steel from with a dual-glass design. It is powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC with 6GB RAM and sports a 5.5-inch QHD POLED display. At the back is a dual-camera setup with 12MP+13MP cameras. It is equipped with a 3260mAh battery and offers 128GB of storage.
The Nokia 7 Plus sports a 6-inch FHD+ display and is the first phone by the company to offer an 18:9 display aspect ratio. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC with 4GB RAM. At the back it sports a dual-rear camera setup with a 12MP+13MP cameras. At the front is a single 16MP unit. It packs a 3800mAh battery. Check out our first impression of the Nokia 7 Plus here.