Nokia 8.1 will actually be the global variant of Nokia X7 was introduced in China a few weeks ago and now the marketing material of the device has been leaked in recent hours thanks to the rumors spread by Nokiapoweruser leave room for a few doubts.
The design and the mentioned technical specifications almost identical to what we have seen on X7. An important difference is that Nokia 8.1 runs Android One operating system, Nokia X7 was based on Android 8.1 Oreo at launch and now out of the upgraded to the Android 9.0 Pie. The code name of the Nokia 8.1 is Phoenix.
Nokia 8.1 Specifications
- Display: 6.18-inch FHD+ 1080p
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC
- 4GB / 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM
- 64GB / 128GB of storage, expandable via microSD (up to 400 GB)
- Dual 12MP + 13MP cameras
- 20MP front camera
- 3,400mAh Battery
- Dual SIM
- 3.5mm audio jack
- USB Type-C
- Rear fingerprint scanner
- Dimensions: 154.8×75.76×7.97 mm
- Weight: 178 grams
- OS: Android One (Android 9 Pie)
- Colors: Red, Silver, and Blue
The Nokia 8.1 launch should be imminent on December 5th at an event in Dubai. At the moment we do not have details on pricing and availability.