The Nokia 6.1 Plus is a capable mid-ranger that ticks all the boxes when it comes to the trending features in smartphones of 2018. It’s closest rival is the Redmi Note 5 Pro which also runs on the same hardware. The choice comes down to whether you prefer a stock Android interface or custom MIUI. However, an underwhelming camera makes it difficult to recommend this phone over other more capable devices in that price range. The 6.1 Plus is a performance enthusiast’s phone of choice, one who wants a no-nonsense offering that gets the job done. If you have a knack for photography though, the Redmi Note 5 Pro and the Xiaomi Mi A2 are what you should be looking at.
HMD Global has launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus in India, which was launched in China as the Nokia X6. The phone is a part of the Android One initiative and runs a stock build of Android 8.1 Oreo. It has a 19:9 display, dual rear camera setup and a glass and metal design. The phone has been launched in India for Rs. 15,999, and competes with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1, among others.
Nokia has also launched the Nokia 7 Plus smartphone which features a 6-inch display, Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor, Adreno 512, and runs Android 8.1 (Oreo).
The Nokia 6.1 Plus has a glass back and front with an aluminium frame. It is available in Gloss White, Gloss Midnight Blue, and Gloss Black colours. The left of the Nokia 6.1 Plus has the SIM tray and on the right side of the device is the volume rocker and power button. It has a 5.8-inch full-HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and supports Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection against scratches.
In terms of optics, the Nokia 6.1 Plus has a 16 MP primary camera with an aperture of f/2.0, and a 5 MP monochrome secondary camera with an aperture of f/2.4. On the front, you will get the 16 MP fixed-focus camera with an aperture of f/2.0. The phone has a dual-LED flash at the back. The camera comes with a Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama shot, and HDR for clicking images.
The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor. The smartphone is a part of the Android One initiative and runs a stock build of Android 8.1 Oreo which Google has assured will get regular updates.
It has a Fingerprint (rear-mounted) sensor, an accelerometer, a gyroscope, a proximity sensor, and a compass.
Storage and Battery
It is backed by a non-removable 3,060mAh battery with a fast battery charging 18W (Quick Charge 3.0). The phone comes with 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage that can be expanded up to 400 GB using a microSD card slot.
The smartphone is available in multiple variants with 32 GB / 4 GB RAM, 64 GB / 4 GB RAM, 64 GB / 6 GB RAM. It has a microSD expandable phone memory up to 400 GB.
Connectivity options included in the smartphone are dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, and FM radio. It also has a GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C (USB 2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone supports dual SIMs (Nano) which can run on 4G networks simultaneously. It has a single loudspeaker next to the USB Type-C port at the bottom.
Nokia 6.1 Plus Price In India Starts From Rs. 11990 The best price of Nokia 6.1 Plus is Rs. 11990 in Tatacliq, which is 25% less than the cost of Nokia 6.1 Plus in Amazon Rs.15000.This Mobile Phones is expected to be available in 64GB variant(s).
|Tatacliq||Nokia 6.1 Plus 64 GB (Black) 4 GB RAM, Dual SIM 4G||₹ 11,990|
|Amazon||Nokia 6.1 Plus (Black, 6GB RAM, 64GB Storage)||₹ 15,000|