HMD Global has announced the launch date of Nokia 6.1 in India. The 4 GB variant will go on sale on Amazon India exclusively on 13 May 2018. Nokia had made considerable improvements to its predecessors in 6000 series with some design tweaks and faster processor. The new Nokia 6 or 6.1 was first launched at MWC 2018 and later entered the Chinese market. Nokia 6.1 is expected to be the tough competitor for Moto G5s Plus and Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. It's featuring the new Bothie feature as it is a part of Android One programme. HMD Global is launching Nokia 6 and 6.1 with really attractive launch offers. Let's see the specifications of Nokia 6 and 6.1 first and then we go into the details about launch offers.
Nokia 6 and 6.1 Specifications
There no much difference between Nokia 6 and Nokia 6.1 models except the RAM and storage. Nokia 6 has3GB RAM and Nokia 6.1 is a 4GB variant. They both run on the all-new AndroidOreo 8.1. Both the models are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 octa-core processor. Nokia 6 which is 3GB variant has got 32 GB internal storage whereas Nokia 6.1 has 64GB. So, there is not much difference between these two models. If you are a normal daily user you can go for a 3GB variant. For power users and active gamers, maybe Nokia 6.1 is the right choice. You can expand the storage in both the models up to 128GB using a micro SD card. The screen size of Nokia 6 and Nokia 6.1 is 5.5-inch and the resolution is 1080x1920 pixels. Coming to the camera specifications, the new Nokia 6 series phones features a 16 MP rear camera with LED dual flash. The front camera which is 8 MP has got a fixed focus sensor. They both have thef/2.0 aperture which is awesome. Nokia 6 models support all the regular connectivity options. There is a Type-C USB port and a 3.5 mm jack. It supports4G VoLTE and Bluetooth 5.0.
Nokia 6.1 which is a 4G RAM and 64 GB internal storage variant is priced at Rs 18,999. Nokia 6which is a 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage is priced at Rs 16,999. So, there is a price difference of Rs2,000 between the two models. Fortunately, there is no difference in camera capabilities in the two models. You may need to go for Nokia 6.1 model only if you are a power user.
The launch offers of Nokia 6.1 are exciting! There is a No Cost EMI option if you buy it atAmazon India. If you are an Airtel 4G subscriber you'll get a cashback of Rs2000 and a free damage insurance for 12 months! You will also get a free AirtelTV subscription. Nokia 6.1 customers will also get a 25% off on hotel bookings at MakeMyTrip.com which is a great deal! So, these are some of the generous launch offers which are surely going to attract many buyers towards Nokia 6.1.