Ahead of the Nokia 6.1 Plus India launch, HMD Global has slashed the price of Nokia 6.1. The smartphone was first launched as the Nokia 6 (2018) in April for 16,999 for the 3GB RAM variant. A month later in May, the company also launched the 4GB RAM variant with a price tag of Rs 18,999. Also Read - 6G could make smartphones a thing of past in 2030, says Nokia CEOAlso Read - 6G network will be available by 2030, says Nokia CEO
Now after the Rs 1,500 price drop on both Nokia 6.1 variants, they will be available for Rs 15,499 and Rs 17,499 respectively. HMD Global has already started selling the two devices at reduced price via its official online store in India. Having said that, you might get these phones at an even lower price on some e-commerce website or in offline market. Also Read - Nokia G21 quick review: It has a long way to go
Nokia 6.1 offers
With Nokia 6.1, the company is offering flat 25 percent instant discount on Makemytrip, Rs 2,000 cashback from Airtel on subsequent recharges, 12-month accidental damage insurance by Servify on opening Kotak 811 savings account, and activating it with an initial deposit of Rs 1,000. Additionally, there are no-cost EMI options, and free Airtel TV till December 31, 2018.
Nokia 6.1 specifications and features
The Nokia 6.1 comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD 16:9 aspect ratio screen. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, and comes in two variants 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage. The phone is an upgrade from last year s version of the Nokia 6, which came with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. Additionally, the phone has a 3,000mAh battery, and runs Android Oreo out-of-the-box.
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The Nokia 6.1 is also an Android One device, which means that it runs a stock version of Android OS and receives frequent software updates and security patches. You also get a 16-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera, fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C port for connectivity and charging.