HMD and Nokia are among the brands expected to bring out their new smartphone models in October. There’s been a wave of rumours regarding a new Nokia device or multiple devices to come out in October; the brand has kept the lid on which model it could be ahead of their launch today in London. Speculation is rife around the Nokia 6.1 Plus to be the smartphone Nokia introduces today, while there are suggestions it could also be the Nokia 7.1 or 7.1 Plus. Either way, we’ll know which one is it, once the launch event starts, which Nokia will stream live on their YouTube Channel in the next few hours. Let’s talk about what we can expect from the launch and the rumoured smartphones itself.
Nokia 7.1 Android One Launch: Watch Live Streaming
Well, users and fans alike have been waiting for the new smartphone models Nokia is supposed to launch today, October 04 at 9:30 PM IST. The teaser for the upcoming launch tonight goes along with the hashtag #NokiaMobileLive. However, speculating on the title gives us a hint it could be more than one smartphone which Nokia might launch tonight in London with the title of the YouTube stream “Nokia Phones Announcements” suggesting that.
Either way, fans can catch this video, which will stream through Nokia’s official YouTube Channel. The event could be watched live here and will start flowing at 9.30 pm IST today.
Nokia 7.1 Android One Launch: Watch Live Updates
What we know so far about the smartphones
Among the three smartphones Nokia is expected to launch today in London, the Nokia 6.1 Plus is the most affordable of the lot, with the Nokia 7.1 Plus the most expensive. All three smartphones are likely to be run on Android 8.1 Oreo for OS, while the 6.1 Plus and Nokia 7.1 set to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Processor alongside an Adreno 509 GPU. Owing to a much higher specification on the Nokia 7.1 Plus, the smartphone will feature the more powerful Snapdragon 710 chipset backed by an Adreno 616 GPU. All three smartphones will come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage in them.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 7.1 are to have similar specifications in terms or display with only slight differences with resolution and the 7.1 is slightly larger than the 6.1 Plus for their screen sizes. The 7.1 Plus, however, is to have a much larger display than the other two with a 6.1-inch screen.
As for the Camera, the Nokia 7.1 Plus and Nokia 7.1 boast a 12MP + 5MP dual camera set up at the back while the Nokia 6.1 Plus has a 16MP + 5 MP setup. As for the selfie snappers, all three smartphones will boast a 16MP lens. As for the battery, the Nokia 7.1 Plus will carry a 3300mAh sized battery, while the 6.1 Plus and 7.1 are to possess a 3060 mAh battery.