Nokia 7 Plus First Impression: Will it create an impact?

08 April, 2018, 02:46 | Author: Judith Dennis
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The Nokia 7 Plus has been launched in India by HMD Global, bringing its new mid-range smartphone to the market within a month of its global unveiling. While the 3GB RAM model will offer 32GB, the 4GB RAM variant will most likely ship with a 64GB storage.

All the three devices will run on Android One with additional features like face unlock and AI-assisted camera modes. In direct competition with the likes of Redmi Note 5 Pro, Moto G5s Plus, the Nokia 6 has a 5.5-inch panel with a sufficient 3,00mAh battery. Here is the information on the specs, features and pricing of the newly announced Nokia phones.

For all you Nokia fans out there, brand new Nokia smartphones will be gracing our shores very shortly and I think you already know which ones they are.

Nokia 7 Plus is a beautifully designed smartphone with aluminium body and it adopts the modern design language with thinner bezels.

Display: 6-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.

Among the three, the flagship Nokia 8 Sirocco simply takes the lead in the design department.

As for the Nokia 8 Sirocco, it sports a 5.5-inch QHD P-OLED display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. A 3000 mAh battery powers the device providing 16 hours of talk time and 507 hours of standby time.

It is backed by a non-removable 3000mAh which supports fast charging.

The other big highlight is the fact that it's powered by Android One which should ensure the arrival of software updates on time, not that HMD Global's phones needed that.

The phone runs on the latest Android 8.0 Oreo OS and is powered by Snapdragon's latest 835 octa-core processor.

Elsewhere, the handset features a 16MP primary camera with Zeiss optics.

- The new Nokia 6 does come with some noticeable visual changes compared to its predecessors such as the fingerprint sensor moving to the back and copper accents all around the chamfered edges, fingerprint sensor and rear camera module. The Nokia 7 Plus follow suit in that trend running a pure version of Android Oreo without a bulky customized interface on top.

Nokia 7 plus comes with Dual-Sight, dual rear sensors with ZEISS optics combine an ultra-sensitive 12MP wide-angle primary camera to deliver great performance in both low-light and extra bright conditions and a secondary 13MP camera that delivers 2x optical zoom for the moments when you wish you were closer. For connectivity options, it supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C (2.0), and a 3.5mm audio jack. Pre-orders for the same will start from 20 April onwards and will go on sale from 30 April onwards.

The high-end Nokia 8 Sirocco, is a high range smartphone that comes with a premium price tag of Rs. 49,999.

Samsung led overall market with 24.7 per cent share in smartphone category and 20.5 per cent share in feature phone for 2017. However, the Nokia 6 is one of the most interesting phone.



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