Mobiles Nokia 8.1 To Be Released Today in India By Binayak Chatterjee Posted on December 11, 2018 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Nokia 8.1 is being released officially today in India. There’re a lot of updates about this phone for last a few weeks. The design and the specs really show its resemblance with Nokia 7X. Experts dubbed Nokia 8.1 as a fully rebranded phone of Nokia 7X. It got an official price tag of Rs. 26999 in India and it’s launched globally in Dubai first hardly a few weeks ago. Though the overall specs are very similar to the Nokia 7X while the price is Rs. 1000 higher than the previous one, Nokia 7.1! Nokia 8.1 launched at Rs. 26,999. #ExpectMore pic.twitter.com/aJG4uJ5eIw — Nokia Mobile India (@NokiamobileIN) December 10, 2018 This phone will be available through Amazon and Nokia’s official website, Nokia.com while Nokia has planned to push the sales through offline stores too. There’re several reasons that may impress you to buy this phone as it offers HDR10 capable 6.18-inch screen with a large battery. Let’s have a quick check on the features and specs it’s offering. It weighs 180 gms which is a bit high than other phones in this range. On the top is sports 6.18 full HD display with a 2.5 D glass protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass. It houses a powerful Corning® Gorilla® Glass Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 coupled with Adreno 616 GPU for better graphics experience. For smooth multitasking, it got 4 GB LPPDDR4x RAM. Though it’s providing 32, 64 GB flash storage, users can expand it up to 256 GB! On the camera front, it got 12 MP 1/2.55’’ attached with 1.4um pixels, OIS 2PD and other one is 13 MP FF adaptive while the selfie 20 MP FF/0.9um with Dual Hi-Cri flash for the classy selfies. On the other front like connectivities, it has VoLTE, VoWiFi, WiFi b/g/n and the latest Bluetooth® 5.0, on the top it has 3.5 mm connector and at the bottom a USB Type-C 2.0 port. The battery is a giant and it got 3500 mAh with 18W charger for faster charging. By default, it’s delivering Android 9 Pie out of the box.