Targeting the mid-range segment of Indian Smartphone Market, HMD Global has come up with a new version of its popular Nokia 6. Dubbed as Nokia 6.1, the newer variant will possess a larger RAM and bigger storage capacity. The handset is now available for sale in the blue-gold colour variant at Amazon India with a price tag of Rs 18,999.
As an introductory offer, Amazon India is offering a 1o% cashback discount for a customer purchasing Nokia 6.1 using an ICICI credit or debit card. However, you would get cashback but only on the amount charged on your card. Also, to avail cashback, card should be charged for a minimum amount of Rs. 3,000. For example, if the total transaction amount is Rs. 8000, and Rs 1000 is paid using APay Balance and Rs. 7000 is paid using the card, then cashback would be given on Rs 7000 and not Rs. 8000. Similarly, if Rs 7000 is paid using APay balance and Rs 1000 paid using the card, then the customer would not get any cashback because the amount paid using the card is less than Rs. 3,000.
While new and existing Airtel users can claim additional cashback of Rs. 2,000 along with a free subscription to all media contents on Airtel TV app. To avail the Airtel Rs. 2000 cashback the user has to recharge the Airtel number in every calendar month for 318+18 months. And the minimum amount would be Rs. 3500 + Rs. 3500. Rs. 500 will be given at the end of first 18 months; and Rs. 1500 will be given at the end of 36 months.
Additionally, MakeMyTrip is also offering a 25% discount coupon with the purchase of each unit. The coupon could be redeemed at domestic hotel bookings via service provider’s app. That’s not all yet, users purchasing the smartphone from Amazon India are eligible to claim a free 12 months damages and insurance coverage. The Nokia 6.1 is also available at No Cost EMI schemes.
Talking about the phone, the Nokia 6 was stuffed with a 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, while the newer version i.e. Nokia 6.1 smartphone comes with an upgraded 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
The new Nokia 6.1 comes featured with a 5.5-inch full HD screen with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Along with the stunning display, the handset is fronted with an 8MP front-facing camera. While, it is backed with an astonishing metallic shell with a matte finish, a dual-camera module and a fingerprint sensor below it. The dual camera setup is the USP of the handset as itis bundled with a world-renowned ZEISS-branded 16MP rear camera lens with F2.0 aperture, dual-tone LED flash. Also with the next update, Nokia will offer its Dual Sight/Bothie feature, which allows users to record videos and takes images simultaneously from the front and the back via Dual-Sight mode.
Running on Android 8.0 Oreo, Nokia 6.1 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor. It is fueled with a 3,000mAh battery with fast charging capability.
The highlighting part of the phone is its Android One affiliation from Google Inc. Android One brings a Google-designed software experience to the new Nokia 6.1. Get everything you want and nothing you don’t with a streamlined, easy to use interface and a curated set of pre-installed apps, and free, unlimited high-quality photos storage² with Google Photos. Regular security updates and two years of OS upgrades means the Nokia smartphones with Android One stay secure and feature the latest Google innovations like being optimized for the Google Assistant.