Earlier reports indicated HMD Global’s plans to launch a rebranded version of the Nokia X6 in several international markets, which will be called the Nokia 6.1 Plus. Today, the company officially launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus Android One handset in Hong Kong. As already mentioned, the device is essentially a rebranded version of the Nokia X6 launched in China back in May.
Key specifications on the Nokia 6.1 Plus include a 5.8-inch full HD+ notched display having an aspect ratio of 19:9. Under he hood, the device runs Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor bundled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of built-in storage. The device runs Android 8.1 Oreo and packs a 3060mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0.
In the photography department, the smartphone features 16MP+5MP dual rear cameras with Electronic Image Stabilization, HDR, along with bokeh mode. It also gets AI integration to offer improved photography. For selfies, the handset comes with a 16MP front-facing shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
Connectivity options on the handset include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, USB Type C, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and FM radio. The handset also features a rear mounted fingerprint sensor.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus gets a price tag of HKD 2288 (roughly Rs 20,100) and will be offered in Blue and White colour options. Key sources also indicate that the device is likely to hit Indian shores by September, however, an exact date still remains unknown. We’ll update you as soon as we hear anything new. Until then, keep checking back for more.