Nokia 6.1 Plus Launched in New Delhi with Snapdragon 636 for only ₹15,999 ($230)!


HMD Global launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus at an event in New Delhi, alongside the Nokia 5.1 Plus. The new device represent modern smartphone design from HMD Global. The phone has a notch, with a 19:9 display underneath it.

For starters, this is the same Nokia X6 launched in Hong Kong last month. The Nokia 6.1 Plus is the Global variant and it is an Android One smartphone. This would be an ideal option for those looking for a good phone around ₹15k segment and also want stock android.

Nokia 6.1 Plus specifications

The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 6.1 Plus runs stock Android 8.1 Oreo.  It sports a 5.8-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) display that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM.

The Nokia 6.1 Plus has got dual rear cameras. One comes with a 16-megapixel primary sensor featuring an f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels. While the secondary 5-megapixel monochrome sensor sports a f/2.4 aperture and 1.12-micron pixels. The rear setup features a dual-tone flash module. On the front, the smartphone bears a 16-megapixel sensor coupled with an f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels.

There is 64GB of inbuilt storage on the Nokia 6.1 Plus, expandable via microSD card (up to 400GB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C (v2.0), GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, digital compass, and a proximity sensor. It is powered by a 3060mAh battery coupled with fast charge tech. It measures 147.2×70.98×7.99mm, and weighs 151 grams.

Nokia 6.1 Plus Price and Launch Offers

The Nokia 6.1 Plus price in India has been set at Rs. 15,999. Pre-orders for the handset will start from today itself on the two sites in Gloss Black, Gloss White, and Gloss Midnight Blue colours via Flipkart and the Nokia online store. The pre-orders will end on August 30 and shipping will begin August 31. As for the launch offers, customers will get no-cost EMIs and 240GB additional data (20GB data per month for 12 months on recharges of Rs. 199, Rs. 249, and Rs. 448) and Rs. 1,800 as cashback (in the form of 36 vouchers of Rs. 50) from Airtel and Jio.

Pre order from Flipkart.

Pre order from Nokia Online Store.