HMD Global has unveiled its latest smartphone in Kenya. This new smartphone, the Nokia 6.1 Plus, is available in the country for Ksh 31,900. The Nokia 6.1 has an all-screen design that is perfect for media consumption. The phone was unveiled to a global audience in July and also goes by the name, the Nokia X6 in some markets.
“In China this year we introduced the Nokia X6, our first smartphone with an all-screen design and our fans around the world made it very clear that they wanted to see more of the same from us. This excitement for a cutting-edge smartphone with a contemporary design prompted us to introduce a device using the same formula. We are launching the Nokia 6.1 Plus because you asked for it and we’re excited to continue delivering the first-class experiences and quality expected from a Nokia smartphone,” said Gopher Ogembo, Senior Business Manager, East Africa, HMD Global.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with a massive 5.8-inch Full HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a notch at the very top. If you really hate the notch, this is not the year for you as we will continue seeing more being launched in Kenya with the Nokia 6.1 Plus being the latest one.
Powering the Nokia 6.1 Plus is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor that should give you a good experience in your day to day use and when playing games or when using demanding apps. This is key for the modern smartphone user who wants the best experience all the time.
Below are some of the key specifications of the Nokia 6.1 Plus.
Display Size: 5.8 inches with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
RAM: 4/6 GB
Storage Space: 32GB/64 GB, can be expanded up to 400GB using a microSD card
GPU: Adreno 509
Android Version: Android 8.1 Oreo
Camera: 16MP + 5 MP, Cameras at the back with a 16 MP front facing one
Battery: 3060 mAh non-removable battery
The Nokia 6.1 Plus is available in two colour options of Gloss Black and Gloss Midnight Blue.