Nokia 6.1 Plus Hands-On Review: Everything you Need to Know!

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Nokia 6.1 Plus

HMD Global’s Nokia 6, in terms of international sales, is the brand’s most popular 2017 variant yet from its series. Thus, they have introduced its successor, the Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 6.1 Plus, to take it forward.

First Impression

Nokia 6.1 Plus

As soon as you lay eyes on the set, the first thing that you notice is that the 6.1 Plus has the same DNA as its predecessor. It has the same box-like body, with a sleek glass-backed design and compact dimensions.

One of the most striking features about the Nokia 6 series is the color combination the brand has played with. No other brand has yet used such unique color combos giving it a complete flagship look for a mid-range device.

Design & Display

Nokia 6.1 Plus

The set follows the new body ratio trend many of the brands have started to adapt nowadays giving 93% more screen. It comes with the Gorilla Glass 3, 2.5D-finished guard providing sturdiness that prevents easy scratching.

The Nokia 6.1 Plus is accompanied by a 5.8-in 1080p IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, but because of the trimmed bezels, the fingerprint scanner has been moved to the back.

Camera

Nokia 6.1 Plus

Equipped with a 16MP rear and 5MP selfie shooter camera, the new Nokia set allows users to explore very popular features including Bokeh effect and Slow-mo! That’s not all, it even has AI Imaging to add the perfect touch to all your

It also lets you shoot 30frames/second with its 4K video recording option. Daylight images are perfectly detailed and ideal for those who value the camera the most.

To make things more fun and interesting, 6.1 Plus also carries the split-screen option, which means you can capture everything happening from both cameras at the same time!

With regards to the audio, the handset is louder, with richer sound – content streaming is going to be a fun experience.

Performance

Nokia 6.1 Plus

What really sets the 6.1 Plus apart from all other Nokia variants is the Android 8.1. Oreo and is upgradable to Android 9.0- Android One.

This platform is usually found in Google phones. This means that buyers will get all of Androids latest updates and features faster compared to other brand users such as Google’s ‘Always On’.

The phone is available in two variants, 6GB RAM 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage. Most shop owners in Pakistan are most likely to keep the 4GB RAM version on shelves.

It boasts a Snapdragon 636 chip and Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260 CPU for seamless performance.

Gaming

Nokia 6.1 Plus
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Gamers will love to play the latest titles like PUBG on the Nokia 6.1 Plus! Not only does it give a smooth performance with no lag during gameplay, but it also does not heat up!

Battery

Nokia 6.1 Plus

The 3,060mAh battery is sufficient for a user and lasts a full day giving you over 12 hours of action. The phone even supports Type-C USB port supporting Quick Charge 4.0. It is accompanied with a speaker grille at the bottom and a microphone.

Price

For a mid-range priced in the 35,000 range, the Nokia 6.1 Plus offers you top-notch features.