Nokia 8.1 update rolling out with April 2019 Android security patch
Date: 09 May 2019
The firmware, v2.59e, measures 238.3MB and is being seeded in India and Poland. Other markets will likely join the rollout in the following hours and days.
Nokia 8.1 price in India, features, specifications
HMD Global had launched the Nokia 8.1 in India in two variants. The base model with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM is priced at Rs 26,999, but is currently down to Rs 24,999. The top model, on the other hand, with 128GB and 6GB RAM is priced at Rs 29,999.
As far as specifications and features are concerned, the Nokia 8.1 packs a 6.18-inch PureDisplay IPS LED panel with 2.5D curved glass and FHD+ (2246×1080 pixels) resolution. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC paired with Adreno 616 GPU. The internal memory on both variants can be expanded up to 400GB using a microSD card.
For photography, the Nokia 8.1 is equipped with a dual-camera setup at the back that consists of a 12-megapixel primary sensor, and a 13-megapixel secondary sensor. Upfront, there is a 20-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. The smartphone is backed by a 3,500mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, Bluetooth, 4G VoLTE support, and USB Type-C port.