Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus And Nokia 6 Launched In India: Know Price And Features Here

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| April 4 , 2018 , 17:42 IST

Nokia unveiled its flagship Nokia 8 Sirocco, along with two other mid-segment devices Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6 with Android One operating system (OS) on Wednesday.

HMD Global announced the device's pricing at Nokia 8 Sirocco at Rs 49,999, Nokia 7 Plus at Rs 25,999 and Nokia 6 (2018) at Rs 16,999. 



"We are delighted to bring to India three new award-winning smartphones - Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 plus and Nokia 6 - each with a very distinct proposition and catering to different consumer segments & price-points," said Pranav Shroff, Director, Global Portfolio Strategy & Planning, HMD Global.

"Being part of the Android One family, these Nokia smartphones further emphasize our strong commitment to pure, secure and up-to-date Android," he added.

Nokia 8 Sirocco 

The Nokia 8 Sirocco is equipped with a 5.5-inch QHD (1440x2560) pOLED display which curves at the sides, has an aspect ratio of 16:9 and is covered by 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC paired with 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM, the device comes mated to a non-removable 3,260mAh battery rated to deliver up to 22 hours of talk time and 495 hours of standby time. It runs on Android Oreo 8.1.

In terms of optics, Nokia 8 Sirocco bears a dual rear camera setup with a dual-tone LED flash and Zeiss optics. It comprises of a primary 12-megapixel wide-angle sensor with f/1.75 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels and a secondary 13-megapixel telephoto lens capable of 2x optical zoom with f/2.6 aperture and 1-micron pixels. On the front, the smartphone has a 5-megapixel fixed-focus sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels.

The Nokia 8 Sirocco has 128GB of storage built-in which cannot be expanded in any way.

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Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and NFC. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.

The smartphone will only be sold in a single Black colour variant. Pre-bookings to start from April 20, and the smartphone will go on sale from April 30.

Nokia 7 Plus

The Nokia 7 Plus is equipped with 6.0-inch IPS LCD screen along with FHD+ resolution (1080x2160 pixels) in 18:9 aspect ratio with 403 PPI pixel density. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC with an octa-core CPU and an Adreno 512 GPU for graphics-intensive tasks, the device comes mated to a 3,800mAh battery. It runs on Android Oreo 8.0.

In terms of optics, Nokia 7 Plus bears a dual camera setup with a 12 MP camera sensor with f/1.75 aperture and a 13 MP telephoto camera sensor with a f/2.6 aperture for 2x optical zoom. HMD Global has added a dual pixel phase detection technology to the dual camera setup to improve the focusing capabilities of the camera. The front camera shoots images at 16 MP images with f/2.0 aperture.

The Nokia 7 Plus has 64GB of internal storage along with support to expand storage with the help of a microSD card with up to 256 GB capacity.

Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, FM Radio and Cat 6 LTE, USB Type-C port for charging.

Pre-bookings to start from April 20.

Nokia 6 (2018)

The Nokia 6 is equipped with a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS LCD display with an aspect ratio of 16:9. Powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, with 3GB or 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM, the device comes mated to a 3,000mAh battery. It runs on Android Oreo 8.0.

In terms of optics, Nokia 6 bears a single-camera system both on the back as well as the front side of the phone. It features a 16-megapixel primary camera with 1-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture and dual-tone flash. It also gets an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with 1.12-micron pixel size, 84-degree field of view and f/2.0 aperture.

The Nokia 6 has 32GB/64GB of internal storage configuration option along with support to expand storage with the help of a microSD card with up to 128 GB capacity.

Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC and 4G LTE with maximum download speeds up to 150Mbps. It gets 3.5mm headphone jack with a single speaker and support for Nokia OZO audio. 

The smartphone will go on sale from April 6.