HMD Global, a Nokia brand licensee, has finally brought the Nokia X6 dubbed as Nokia 6.1 Plus, to India, today. The 6.1 Plus is the first Nokia phone to feature a notched display.

Nokia 6.1 Plus

The Nokia 6.1 Plus features a 5.8-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD screen with a resolution of 2280×1080 pixels. Thanks to the notch on the front, the screen has a 19:9 aspect ratio. The Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protects the display. Powering the smartphone is the Snapdragon 636 processor with Adreno 509 GPU. It comes with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. There’s also a hybrid SIM/MicroSD card slot, for storage expansion up to 400 GB. The phone runs on Vanilla variant of Android 8.1 Oreo.

Nokia 6.1 Plus About

For the cameras, the Nokia 6.1 Plus uses a 16 MP primary snapper with a f/2.0 aperture a 1.0um pixel size, the secondary shooter is a 5 MP monochrome depth-sensing camera for portrait shots. The secondary camera has a 1.12 um pixel size and a f/2.4 aperture. The rear-facing camera can record videos at a maximum resolution of 4K UHD.

For a stabilized video shooting experience the phone comes with Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS), although it is available only for 1080p 30fps videos. The notch on the front houses a 16 MP selfie camera with 1.0um pixel size and f/2.0 aperture, which offers AI selfie shots with background blur and stickers. The phone offers features like Bothie & PIP, as well.

Nokia 6.1 Plus Back

The Nokia 6.1 Plus is fueled by a 3060 mAh battery which has support for Quick Charge 3.0, for fast charging through the Type-C port at the bottom. The phone has support for 4G VoLTE, dual-band 802.11 ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, A-GPS.

For security, the 6.1 Plus comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The phone weighs 151 gms and is 8 mm in thickness.

Nokia 6.1 Plus Notch

Pricing and Availability of Nokia 6.1 Plus

The Nokia 6.1 Plus comes in Black & White colors. The phone is priced at INR 15,999 and will go on sale on and Flipkart, starting August 30, while the pre-orders start today, i.e., August 21, 2018.