Nokia 8.1 Description
Another mid-range phone from Nokia, the Nokia 8.1! Designed well and built just as well too, intended to be a premium model for those who want to upgrade from something within a similar price range. Built around the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 octa-core clocking at 1.7GHz which makes the Nokia 8.1 fast and able to handle multiple tasks without choking up. Employing an Adreno 616 for the graphics work, which is needed as the phone boasts an HDR10 display. Given this combo the general phone performance is good and allows for this device to be used for gaming that too within a decent budget. Available with either 64GB space and 4GB RAM or 128GB space and 6GB RAM, these are also higher-end specs adding to a more powerful device overall. Even the fact that it comes out of the box with Android 9.0 Pie is a plus for smooth performance from the get-go.
The metal body feels durable and hefty, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection of the screen. The display of this phone is 6.18 inches and the matrix used in this phone is IPS LED. Nokia 8.1 display brings with it a resolution of 1080x2246 pixels which enhances brightness and contrast in the visuals of the phone with the pixel density of the phone at 403ppi which makes 8.1 by Nokia a good choice for viewing all kinds of videos and again, gaming!
The camera is a highlight for the Nokia 8.1, having ZEISS lenses for the primary camera which is 12MP at f/1.8 and a secondary at 13MP! The phone takes really good panoramic shots and HDR images for uber clear detail. The selfie camera is 20MP at f/2.0, ensuring clarity for all the images you need to share of your self.
If you want to add extra storage you can, up to 400GB using SIM slot 2. With a large battery at 3500mAh that has enough power to carry you through a decent amount of usage!
Nokia 8.1 Specifications
Display: IPS LCD, 6.18 inches, 1080 x 2246 Pixels, 19:9 ratio, HDR10
OS: Android 9.0 (Pie); Android One
Chipset: Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm)
CPU: Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
GPU: Adreno 616
SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM, Dual Standby, (Nano-SIM)
Memory: 64/128GB Built-in, 4/6GB RAM
Card: microSD Card, (supports up to 400GB) (uses SIM 2 slot)
Front Camera (Dual): Zeiss Optics, 12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55", dual pixel PDAF, OIS + 13 MP, dual-LED dual-tone flash
Selfie Camera: 20 MP, f/2.0
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: v5.0 with A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes + A-GPS support, & GLONASS, BDS
Radio: FM Radio
USB: 3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Data: GPRS, Edge, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps)
Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass, Fingerprint (rear mounted), Gyro, Proximity
Audio: 3.5mm Audio Jack, Speaker Phone
Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Games: Built-in + Downloadable
Battery: 3500 mAh (Li-ion Non removable)