Nokia X71 aka Nokia 8.1 Plus Quick Specs: Android 9 Pie smartphone features a 6.4-inch display, 16 MP punch hole selfie camera, 48 MP rear triple camera with Zeiss optics, Qualcomm snapdragon 660 chip, 3500 mAh battery.
This is the first smartphone by HMD Global that has a punch hole in the display to house the selfie camera. In terms of looks, it is also the sexiest-looking Nokia phone we have seen in a while. Design purists will love this model.
Nokia X71 aka Nokia 8.1 Plus Specs and Features
Wireless Network and Software
- 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
- 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 28(700) / 38(2600) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
- Software / OS: Android 9 Pie (Android One)
Design, Form Factor and Appearance
- Dimensions: 156.9 x 76.2 x 7.9 mm
- Weight: 180 g
- Display: 6.4 inches, 1080 x 2316 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD curved glass screen
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Face Unlock, Accelerometer, Ambient Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass
- Colours: Black.
Internal Hardware Specs
- Processor Type: 64-bit GHz Octa-core Cortex
- Processor Name: Qualcoom Snapdragon 660
- Graphics Processor: Adreno 512
- RAM: 6 GB
- Internal Storage: 128 GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Photography and Video Recording
- Rear Camera: 48 MP + 5 MP depth sensor + 8 MP 120-degree super wide-angle lens, triple camera, f2.2 Aperture, Zeiss optics, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording. Nokia 8.1 Plus will have dual camera.
- Front-facing Camera: 16 megapixels punch hole camera, f2.0 Aperture, AI Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture.
Audio and Video Playback
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: Yes
- Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- USB: microUSB v2.0; USB-OTG; Type-C.
Miscellaneous Specs and Features
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 3500 mAh
- Battery Charging: 18W Fast Charging
- Announced: April 2, 2019
- Market Availability: April 30, 2019
Nokia X71 aka Nokia 8.1 Plus Price and Availability
- Country Availability: China (Nokia X71). Global (sold as Nokia 8.1 Plus)
- Price: $385. TWD 11,900 in Taiwan. €345 in Europe.
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MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict
If you loved the Nokia 7 Plus, but wished it had a more trendy design and a more capable camera, the Nokia X71 is the perfect upgrade. You also get more RAM, and more storage space. Priced right, the global version especially (Nokia 8.1 Plus) is going to do well in the market.
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