HMD Global, which owns the Nokia brand, has finally put up the Nokia 8 Sirocco and the Nokia 7 Plus up for sale in India. Both devices have already started receiving the Android 8.1 Oreo-based security patch and they are bound to get Android P update.
Nokia 7 Plus Price in India is Rs. 25,999. It comes in two colours - Black and White - both with copper coloured accents. Buyers can get a cashback of Rs. 2,000 on Airtel's network as a part of the cellular operator's "Mera Pehla Smartphone" programme. It comes with 20GB of additional 4G data for Airtel prepaid customers, and the offer can be availed by recharging your Airtel number with either Rs. 199 or Rs. 349 plans for the first six months. Furthermore, Airtel customers buying the Nokia 8 Sirocco will be able to enjoy an additional data benefit of 120GB.
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Nokia X announcement on the company's official Weibo profile
Additionally, consumers will get 25 percent instant discount on domestic hotels at MakeMyTrip.
Complimentary 12-month Accidental damage insurance from Servify on activating a Kotak 811 account on the device. Also, ICICI Bank will offer a five percent cashback until May 31. These are applicable on Bajaj Finserv EMI card, select HDFC Bank Debit cards, and all major credit cards. The choice of the image of the N8 is interesting, because when it launched, it had a particularly good 12-megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics.
The camera features include Dual Pixel PDAF, Gyro EIS, and dual LED flash. On the front, there is a 5-megapixel sensor with a fixed-focus lens. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
Therefore, Nokia X should have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and a MediaTek Helio P60 processor, 4/6 GB RAM and 32/64 GB of internal storage. It features a 5.5-inch QHD curved pOLED, octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 6GB RAM, 128GB inbuilt storage, 12MP (wide) with 13MP (telephoto) sensor at the back powered by Zeiss optics, 5MP camera at the front and 3260mAh battery.