The Nokia 7.1 was announced in October 2018 succeeding the Nokia 7.1 Plus that was launched in February 2018. The phone comes with three cameras; one in the front and two in the back. Nokia 7.1 is all about capturing photos that look so good, The dual rear cameras with ZEISS optics deliver stunning shots, while the AI technology lets you add an artistic touch to every photo with 3D personas, masks and filters.
The Nokia 7.1 is a powerful budget smartphone that comes with a solid build quality, a good long lasting battery and a good camera that is feature packed. The Nokia 7.1 is a powerful budget smartphone with a soild design. Nokia 7.1 will receive three years of monthly security patches and two years of operating system updates as set by the Android One program.
Nokia 7.1 Features
Color : Gloss Midnight Blue, Gloss Steel.
Display: 5.84-inch 19:9 PureDisplay Full-HD+ Display (2244×1080 / 426ppi).
Design: notched-display, metal and glass design, 2.5D curvature front and back glass, High-gloss finish.
Back camera: 12 MP 2PD/AF/f1.8/1.28um, 5 MP, BW/FF/f2.4/1.12um.
Front Camera: 8 MP FF/f2.0.
Extra features: AI and depth-based imaging, HDR photography, Ergonomic rear fingerprint sensor, dual rear/front camera setup.
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.6 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260) 64-bit / GPU: Adreno 509
Charging: 9 V / 2 A charger, Undetachable battery
Sensors: Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer (G-sensor), E-compass, Gyroscope, Fingerprint Sensor (on the back).
Display and Camera
The Nokia 7.1 comes with a 5.84-inch PureDisplay Full-HD+ Display with a screen resolution of 2244 x 1080 pixels. The phone has a pixel density of 426 ppi, an 19:9 aspect ratio, and it also comes with notch. Nokia 7.1 is a multi-touch integrated device that allows users to use more than one finger at a time on the screen and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 (front)
The Nokia 7.1 comes with a dual primary camera setup that consists of 12 + 5 megapixels lenses while the front has a single camera set up that consists of 8-megapixel setup for great selfies. The camera is intended to shoot images and record videos in both dark and bright conditions.
Capture every detail.
Take striking, true-to-life HDR photos with Nokia 7.1. You can capture crisper and sharper images with increased luminosity, a wider range of colors and more detail in both bright and dark areas – photos that get noticed when you share them.
Studio-style photos with incredible depth of field.
The best camera is the one you always have with you. Thanks to sophisticated depth-sensing rear cameras with ZEISS Optics, you can capture professional-looking photos with effortless bokeh blur.
More control with Pro UI camera mode.
Get the shot you want with optional manual control of white balance, ISO, aperture and shutter speed.
Twice the fun with Dual-Sight.
Take photos and videos with a playful twist using 3D personas, masks and filters in Dual-Sight mode. Then live stream your #bothies in real time to Facebook or YouTube directly from the camera app.
Performance and Storage
The Nokia 7.1 is powered by the the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC that has two Kryo 260 dual quad-core processors with clock speeds of 1.8 GHz and 1.6 GHz. The processor is able to handle heavy tasks, image processing, gaming and so much more with ease using the Adreno 509 GPU. The phones is packed with 3GB or 4GB RAM that plays an important role in multitasking and ram management. It can efficiently handle the most demanding applications without compromising on the speed.
The phone comes loaded with 32GB or 64GB of onboard storage that can be further expanded to 400GB via a microSD card. When it comes to software the Nokia 7.1 runs the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. Nokia 7.1 is ready to upgrade to Android 9, which includes AI capabilities that will make your phone smarter and faster, to adapt to your use.
Battery and Connectivity
The phone is equipped with a 3060 mAh battery and it is Fast charge compatible, the battery can last up to day depending on your usage. The Phone does not support wireless charging.
When it comes to connectivity, the phone supports 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac , Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, Micro USB v2.0 etc. Also, there are dual SIM slots that allow the usage of two networks simultaneously.
Model Nokia 7.1
Camera Main : 12MP + 5MP
Front : 8MP
RAM 3GB or 4GB
Storage 32GB or 64GB
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Battery 3060 mAh
OS Android 8.1
Nokia 7.1 32GB
Nokia 7.1 64GB
Nokia 7.1 Price in Kenya
Nokia 7.1 3GB RAM + 32GB – ~ Ksh
Nokia 7.1 4GB RAM + 64GB – ~ Ksh
VIDEO Nokia 7.1 Specs
5.84-inch PureDisplay Full-HD Display
32GB or 64GB
3GB or 4GB RAM
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Android One (Android 8.1 Oreo)
149.7 x 71.18 x 9.14mm
2244 x 1080 pixels
Dual Main: 12 MP 2PD/AF/f1.8/1.28um, Dual second: 5 MP, BW/FF/f2.4/1.12um
8 MP FF/f2.0
3GB or 4GB LPPDDR4x
Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.6 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)
Up to 400GB
32GB or 64GB