UPDATE – Nokia 9 PureView has finally been launched in India after four months of its global launch. The last year’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC powered Nokia 9 PureView is priced at Rs 49,999 in the country. The phone will be available for sale on Flipkart India and HMD Global’s Nokia India website as well. The Nokia 9 PureView has five rear cameras comprising of 12MP sensors each out of which three of them are monochrome sensors and two RGB sensors. Up front, the device features 20MP selfie shooter. The Nokia 9 PureView is offered with a 5.99-inch QHD+ display, and the device is further equipped with 6GB RAM and 128GB of onboard storage. And lastly, it is kept alive by a 3320mAh battery that further features wireless charging.
Earlier – After several speculative reports about Nokia 9 PureView — the company’s first Penta-lens camera smartphone is finally foraying into India. HMD Global’s Nokia has teased the smartphone on Twitter, suggesting the launch of the Penta-lens camera phone is imminent. Though the launch date isn’t revealed yet, it might soon arrive in Indian markets, according to the company.
However, this wasn’t the first time that HMD Global has teased about the Nokia 9 PureView smartphone for its India launch. Early this March, Nokia Mobile India has teased the launch of Penta-lens camera on its Facebook India page. However, there wasn’t any ‘coming soon’ hinted in that teaser, unlike the latest Twitter post by Nokia.
To recall, Nokia 9 PureView was first unveiled at MWC 2019 this year. And, later was launched in several markets including the US and UK. The USP of the device is the Penta-lens camera set up on the back along with the top-of-the-line specifications. The device packs in five 12MP rear cameras with ZEISS optics, which is the first from the company.
— Nokia Mobile India (@NokiamobileIN) July 4, 2019
The Nokia 9 PureView comes with a 5.99-inch P-OLED screen with an aspect ratio of 18:9, which is further protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and also supports HDR 10. Under the hood, the device is powered by last year’s Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU. It packs in 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage as well. For authentication, the Nokia 9 comes with an In-display fingerprint sensor.
With five cameras on the back, the device also features a single selfie shooter with a 20MP sensor. On the connectivity front, it supports WI-Fi, Bluetooth 5,0, comes with a USB Type-C for charging. The Nokia 9 Pureview also packs in a 3320mAh battery that supports 18W Quick Charge 3.0 as well.
As stated earlier, the official launch date and pricing details of the Nokia 9 PurevIew isn’t yet known. With the new teaser, hopefully, without any further delays, we can expect the launch of the device in the country sometime soon. Stay connected to PhoneRadar for more such interesting updates.