On February 6, 2019, this manufacturer, represented by the company HMD Global launched a semi-flagship smartphone Nokia 8.1, which can already be bought at an affordable price. This device is labeled as a droid phone. Straight from the box, the Nokia 8.1 smartphone has the Android 9.0 Pie operating system and comes in the Android One range. This model is international, and residents of Europe, Ukraine and other countries can buy it. It represents a complete copy of the Nokia X7 for China, which was launched in the region last year. The mobile device, in addition to the stylish design, has a 6.18 inch Full HD + resolution (2240 x 1080 pixels), as well as a 2.2-GHz Snapdragon 710 8-core processor.
Otherwise, the phone boasts an Adreno 616 graphics accelerator, 4/6 GB of operating and 64/128 GB of RAM, a USB Type-C connector, a dual core (13 Mp + 12 Mp) and 20 Mp front-facing cameras, a fingerprint scanner on the back cover, as well as a 3500 mA battery pack featuring Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. Among the modules are Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, A-GPS, 4G VoLTE, GLONASS and of course NFC for Google Pay and other payment systems.
Beginning February 6, 2019, the Nokia 8.1 can be bought in versions with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of RAM, but asking for $ 420. According to modern standards, this is a low price, especially if judged by the price tags on topo mobile devices from Samsung and Apple. This phone will definitely be upgraded to the Android 10.0 Q in August-September this year, so you can safely buy it and be sure that it will remain relevant for at least two years.