Recently we have seen Nokia unveiling its Nokia 8.1 in China as Nokia X7 and the smartphone was also listed in ARCore supported devices last week. Earlier to it, there was a listing on Geekbench which suggest the device to come with Snapdragon 710 SoC and 4GB of RAM. It is also expected to come out of the box with Android 9.0 Pie operating system and the Nokia 8.1 will be the global variant of the Nokia X7. Now there are some repots that claim that the handset is heading to the Indian market soon and is likely to be priced at Rs. 23,999.
There is no official word from Nokia but, according to the retail sources, the device is set to be launching in the country on November 28th but we cannot consider it to be completely true unless we hear from the company. According to the recent listing om Google’s ARCore, we can confirm the device will support AR and will also be one of the few to be supporting so. The listing on Geekbench and NCC filing in Taiwan has confirmed the existence of the handset and is also confirmed that it will be unveiled soon but no date has been announced officially yet.
The other device that support Augument Reality from HMD Global are Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 7.1, Nokia 8, Nokia 8 Sirocco. According to the rumours, if the Nokia X7 is the Nokia 8.1, then the device will be coming with a 6.18-inch Full HD+ screen along with Android Oreo operating system out of the box. There will be a Snapdragon 710 SoC coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
There will be a 13MP main camera sensor on the rear along with a 12MP camera along with a LED flash. For selfies there will be a 20MP camera and gets a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for enhancing the security. There will be a 3,500 mAh battery with 18W fast charging technology and will be offering 4G VoLTE connectivity along with Dual SIM connectivity. Lets wait and see for few more days, if the company gives any official word on the same. Stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more and comment in the section below for more news and updates.