New Nokia 6, Nokia 7 Plus & Nokia 8 Sirocco Launched in India: Prices Start at Rs 16,999

Nokia HMD Launch India

At the recently concluded Nokia launch event in New Delhi, HMD Global has launched a number of new devices in the country. The new devices, which were first revealed at MWC Barcelona earlier this year, include the new Nokia 6, the Nokia 7 Plus, and the Nokia 8 Sirocco.

Nokia 6 (2018)

The new Nokia 6, which is a refreshed version of the popular Nokia 6 for 2018, features a Snapdragon 630 octa-core processor paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded to 128GB using a microSD card. It includes a 5.5-inch IPS LCD 1080p display with a 16:9 aspect ratio.The device is powered by a 3,000mAh battery for uninterrupted use throughout the day.


In terms of imaging, the Nokia 6 (2018) boasts of a 16MP primary camera and an 8MP front-facing selfie shooter. Unlike the old Nokia 6, the new device also includes a USB Type-C port, which is a great addition on a budget device. The Nokia 6 (2018) will go on sale on April 6 via online and offline channels at a price of Rs. 16,999.

Nokia 7 Plus

One of the most anticipated launches from Nokia, the Nokia 7 Plus features a beautiful 6-inch 18:9 bezel-less display which is powered by the Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB RAM. The device comes with 64GB of internal storage with microSD card support to expand the storage up to 256GB.


The Nokia 7 Plus also boasts of great imaging chops and includes a 12MP+13MP Zeiss branded dual camera setup on the rear along with a 16MP selfie shooter. The device packs in a 3800mAh battery which is more than enough to last users over a day of heavy use. The Nokia 7 Plus has been priced at Rs. 25,999 and will be available for pre-bookings starting from April 20 with the sale starting from April 30.

Nokia 8 Sirocco

The current flagship from HMD Global’s stable, the Nokia 8 Sirocco includes last year’s Snapdragon 835 Processor paired with 6GB of RAM. The device includes 128GB onboard storage, but lacks a microSD card slot for further expansion. The 5.5-inch display on the device is a pOLED screen with QHD resolution.

In terms of optics, the Nokia 8 Sirocco includes a 12MP+13MP dual camera setup on the rear and a 5MP front facing camera. The device packs in a 3260mAh battery with support for Qi wireless charging, using a supported wireless charger. The Nokia 8 Sirocco has been priced at Rs. 49,999 and will be available for pre-bookings from April 20 with the sale starting from April 30.

So which Nokia smartphone are you most excited about, and what do you think of the prices? Has Nokia got it right? Or are you not convinced. Tell us all as we bring you more from Nokia’s big launches in India.

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