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Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence in India: HMD Global

Nokia 7 Plus Nokia 6, Nokia 8 Sirocco Launch LIVE Updates All three are Android One phones Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence in India: HMD Global
Beatrice Douglas | 05 April, 2018, 01:34

While Nokia 6, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco were officially rolled by HMD on Tuesday, Nokia's pocket-friendly smartphone-Nokia 1 was already launched in India at price tag of Rs 5,499.

To disrupt the premium smartphone market in India, Finnish company HMD Global on Wednesday unveiled its flagship Nokia 8 Sirocco, along with two other mid-segment devices Nokia 6 and Nokia 7 plus with Android One operating system (OS). In addition to that, the phone also features a standard headphone jack and has three microphones which are compatible with Nokia's OZO audio technology.

Is there more to Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, and Nokia 8 Sirocco than just nostalgia?

Display: The Nokia 7 Plus sports the biggest display among the three with a 6-inch full HD+ IPS display and an 18:9 aspect ratio. Dual-curved edge has been given in this display. Nokia 8 Sirocco- will be available from 30 April too, but on Flipkart.com, Nokia Mobile Shops and select retail stores at Rs49,999. The company has secured the phone's front display with 3D Gorilla Glass. MKM Partners upgraded shares of Nokia from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and increased their price objective for the stock from $5.50 to $7.50 in a research report on Friday, February 2nd.

The Nokia 7 Plus pre-bookings will begin in India from April 20 and its sales will start from April 30. This phone will be available for sale from April 30th. It has dual diamond-polished stainless-steel frame.

Nokia 7 Plus Nokia 6, Nokia 8 Sirocco Launch LIVE Updates All three are Android One phones
Nokia 7 Plus priced at Rs 24,999 is being positioned as the “flagship for everyone”

Answer: Coming to the optics, the Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with dual rear cameras with Carl Zeiss optics. Nokia 9 is said to measure 150.6×75.2×7.3 mm. All of this is fueled by a 3260mAh battery with wired fast charging and Qi wireless charging support.

The Nokia 7, in comparison, ran on the Snapdragon 630, which isn't almost as powerful as the 660.

Airtel is offering a cashback offer of Rs. 2000 along with a subscription to Airtel TV app until the 31st December 2018. Nokia 8 Sirocco features a 5.5-inch QHD pOLED display and is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor clubbed with 6GB RAM. The front hosts a 5MP selfie camera with fixed focus lens and f/2.0 aperture. Imaging features also are of the same configuration- 16-megapixel camera sensor with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture lens accompanied by a dual-tone LED flash and Zeiss optics at the back and an 8-megapixel, f/2.0 84-degree wide-angle lens shooter on the front for selfies. It has 5 megapixels front camera.

The device integrates Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform to deliver fast and smooth performance alongside great day-long battery life. For what's worth, the original Nokia 6 got a price cut few days ago. Some users often accuse the company of playing on the feelings of the fans of the equipment of Nokia, but this does not prevent the company to sell thousands of devices worldwide. The leak also reveals a picture labeled "camera revolution" of the upcoming Nokia 9 flagship by HMD. The rear also hosts a fingerprint sensor. All the physical keys are placed on the right-hand side of this phone, while the device's SIM card tray sits on the left. The new Nokia 6 will be available at zero cost EMI on credit cards and through Bajaj FinServ and Home Credit.


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