Nokia 7 Plus, which was launched at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month, is now reportedly making its way to the Indian market. According to the reports, HMD Global could soon launch the Nokia 7 Plus in India.
The phone recently went on sale in China and according to the company, it was sold out within just 5 minutes. While the India launch date is not yet known, we expect the phone to get launched in Q2 2018 for a price tag of around Rs. 23,000.
The Nokia 7 Plus finds a place between the company’s budget phone Nokia 6 and its flagship device Nokia 8. In China, the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model is priced at 2,299 Yuan (approximately $364) while the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage model is priced at 2,499 Yuan (approximately $395).
The phone features a 6-inch IPS Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a 500-nits brightness rating and Corning’s Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top.
Under the hood, the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor clocked at 2.2GHz, paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Both models come with microSD card slot, which enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 256GB.
Coming to the camera department, the Nokia 7 Plus packs a 12-megapixel wide-angle primary camera with f/1.75 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels, as well as a 13-megapixel camera with a f/2.6 aperture, 1um pixels, and 2x optical zoom.
The dual camera setup is aligned vertically and is accompanied by a dual-tone LED flash and Zeiss optics. On the front side, it features a 16-megapixel fixed focus snapper with a f/2.0 aperture, 1um pixels, and Zeiss optics.
Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C (2.0). The phone runs on stock Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box and will soon be upgraded to Android 8.1 Oreo. The device is fuelled by a 3,800mAh battery, which the company claims is capable of delivering up to 2-day long battery backup on a single charge.