The Finnish Smartphone Manufacturer has released a new mid-tier smartphone, Nokia 7 in China today. The smartphone is made by diamond cutting process, with 7000 series aluminum alloy solid frame. It comes in two colors, Gloss Black and Matt White. The Nokia 7 will be available in China starting October 24.
Under the hood, the Nokia 7 boasts an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 paired with either 4GB or 6GB of RAM with 64GB of Built-in storage, which will support MicroSD card for expansion up to 128GB. The handset will be compact as it rocks a 5.2-inch LCD display with Full-HD(1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution and for the protection it has Gorilla Glass 3 on top.
In terms of optics, the smartphone features a single 16MP sensor with 1.12um pixels and an f/1.8 aperture on the rear and a 5MP front-facing camera with 1.4um pixels and an f/2.0 aperture for selfie, video-call, etc. The smartphone also comes with feature called Bothie which was introduced by the company in their flagship Nokia 8. The feature lets the phone capture photos from the front and rear camera simultaneously and then presenting it by combining them into a single image.
The smartphone also comes with Nokia OZO audio, which is used of for recording immersive sound. It packs a 3000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging and runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat which, will be upgraded to Android Oreo soon. Connectivity-wise you get Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, a 3.5mm headset jack, NFC, and LTE Cat.6. Sensor on-board are ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, electronic compass, gyroscope, fingerprint sensor, Hall sensor and NFC.
As for the pricing, the 4GB variant will go for CNY 2499 ($377/€320) while customers have to pay CNY 2699 ($407/€345) for the 6GB version. There’s no information as to when the smartphone will be available in global markets.