The NewsYet – Nokia 8.1 available with a discount of Rs. 7,000; price in India starts at Rs. 19,999 – Times Now
The NewsYet –
Nokia 8.1 available with new prices. Details
Nokia 8.1, which was rated as the mid-range premium smartphone in India, has received a price cut. The Nokia 8.1 smartphone is available currently with a discount of Rs. 7,000 via the company’s India website. The Finnish handset maker, however, hasn’t announced the official price in India cut but the discount on the company website gives away the new prices. To recall, the Nokia 8.1 was launched in India back in December 2018 for Rs. 26,999.
The Nokia online shop lists the smartphone at Rs. 19,999 for the 4GB RAM model, which means a price cut of almost Rs. 7,000 from the launch price. The 6GB RAM model of the Nokia 8.1 is available at as low as Rs. 22,999 down from the original price of Rs. 29,999 – again a price cut of Rs. 7,000.
The Nokia India online store is also offering some deals on the purchase of the Nokia 8.1 like a gift card of worth Rs. 4,000 and one-time screen replacement. Additionally, Airtel subscribers buying the Nokia 8.1 via Nokia online shop will get up to 1TB of 4G data on eligible plans starting Rs. 199 for prepaid customers while Airtel postpaid customers can avail additional data of 120GB.
Talking about the device, the Nokia 8.1 is a capable smartphone at this price and packs stock Android, which is the most significant advantage. It comes with timely software updates from Google. Design is its biggest USP; though the cameras could have been better.Read our in-depth review here.
Running through the specs of the Nokia 8.1, it comes with a 6.18-inch full-HD+ display and packs an octa-core Snapdragon 710 SoC. It sports a 12-megapixel primary sensor along with a 13-megapixel secondary sensor for depth effects. At the front, there’s a 20-megapixel camera for selfies. It packs a 3500mAh battery and comes with 18W fast charging.