Nokia 6.1 Plus Specs, Features, Release Date and Price
Nokia 6.1 Plus is the international version of the Nokia X6 (2018). It is an Android One smartphone and has the same specifications and features except for the software.
Nokia 6.1 Plus is the first Nokia smartphone to feature a notched display. It comes with Android 8.1 (Oreo), 5.8-inch FHD+ Display, 19:9 aspect ratio, 16-MP Selfie Camera, Face Unlock, Dual 16MP + 5MP Rear Camera setup, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset, 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, Fingerprint Sensor, and a Li-Ion 3060mAh Battery with Fast Charging Support. It is an excellent device for such a low price ($290).
The Nokia 6.1 Plus has launched as a Nokia X6 on May 16 in China.
As we were reported, the Nokia 6.1 Plus has launched on July 19. It is a global launch event that took place in Hong Kong. It is said to be available soon in other markets.
The Nokia X6 was priced at ¥1299 which translates to $195. However, the Nokia 6.1 Plus is offered in the only 64GB variant not 32GB so it is priced at HKD 2288 which becomes $290 roughly.
Below, we’ve briefly mentioned the Nokia 6.1 Plus specs and features.
Design, Display, and OS
The Handset comes with an elegant design of 2.5D Arc. It is fabricated with 6000-series aluminum, measures 147.2 x 71 x 8 mm dimensions, and has 153 grams weight. It sports a 5.8-inch screen having a top-notch featured with the front camera lens and ear-piece. There is a 19:9 aspect ratio and a trivial bezel at the bottom. Most of the front is occupied by the touchscreen. Corning Gorilla Glass3 is present on the top of both, front and back panel. The back side is identical to the Nokia 6. There are dual camera lenses (vertically-mounted), a LED flash and a Fingerprint Scanner for a rapid fast unlock.
Nokia 6.1 Plus houses 5.8-inches Full View IPS Display and 1080 x 2280 pixels resolution with 435 PPI density. It has enough brightness to offer you apparent views under the direct daylight.
Android is a famous platform among a lot of consumers. And, the Android One Smartphone is powered by the latest Android OS, v8.1 (Oreo). Also, you can hide the top-notch, run Smart Screen, Dual VoLTE HD calls, Optimize Power-Saving Management, and support Dual Open Application, One-Click Shutdown/Restart, and One-Click Photo Editing.
AI Camera Technology, Bothie and Face Unlock
The Budget friendly device offers admirable camera features. It comes with 16MP (f/2.0) + 5MP (f/2.2) Dual Rear Cameras, powered by some nifty AI tricks to improve your photography experience. The first one is a wide lens while the second lens is a monochrome sensor. It supports gyro-EIS, PDAF, dual-tone LED flash, 1080@30fps video recording, HDR, and panorama.
Talking about Selfie Camera, there is a 16MP (f/2.0) front-facing lens to capture your precious moments. It is aided by some software techniques to add perfect beauty effects. It supports background blur, dynamic expressions and some other features that can boost your selfie experience. It enables ‘Bothie’, which lets you shoot, split and merge those of pictures captured by the front and rear camera.
It has a more accurate facial recognition system to offer you secure and fast Face Unlock.
CPU and Memory
Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with a mid-range Qualcomm chipset, The Snapdragon 636. It is enough power to deliver you a smooth performance. There are Adreno 506 GPU and an Octa-core processor that ticks at the 1.8GHz clock rate.
AnTuTu Benchmark gives 109000 scores to the Nokia 6.1 Plus which shows it is 88% better than other ordinary smartphones in the market, thanks to SD636.
The device is aided by a 4GB RAM coupled with a 64GB Storage.
Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano) slots. The first one for cellular connectivity while the second slot you can be used to run MicroSD card, up to 256GB.
Battery and Other Specs
The gadget is backed by a Li-Ion 3060mAh Non-removable Battery which can last you through your day with the help of power saving mode. It can be recharged 0% to 50% in 30 minutes, thanks to Fast Charging Support.
Nokia 6.1 Plus arrives in Black and White colors. It has Rear Fingerprint Sensor, and runs 3G and 4G VoLTE networks, and supports dual-band WIFI, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, A-GPS, v2.0 USB On-The-Go and USB Type C reversible connector.