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Summary
86%
79%
Display

6.18" (15.7 cm)

1080x2246 px, 403 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2340 px, 409 PPI

Performance

Dual + Hexa Core

2.2 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.1 GHz + 2 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

400 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 13 MP (Primary)

20 MP(Front)

13 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

25 MP(Front)

Battery

3500 mAh

3500 mAh

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User Rating

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4.3/5 based on 11,704 ratings

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General
Launch Date

December 20, 2018 (Official)

December 5, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Nokia

Realme

Model

8.1

U1

Also Known As

Nokia X7

Operating System

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Android One

ColorOS

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 18W

no  No

Design
Size Compare
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Dimensions

Height: 154.8 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: 157 mm
Width: 74 mm
Thickness: 8 mm

Weight

180 grams

168 grams

Build Material


Back: Mineral Glass


Back: Plastic

Colours

Blue, Silver, Iron

Brave Blue, Fiery Gold, Ambitious Black

Display
Good
Good
Screen Size

6.18 " (15.7 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2246 pixels

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.7:9

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes with notch

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

403 ppi

409 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

90.8 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

82.03 %

83.68 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710

MediaTek Helio P70

Processor

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 360 + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 360)

Octa core (2.1 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 616

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

4 GB

3 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

19.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 400 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 50.3 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Excellent
Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Dual

Resolution

12 MP f/1.8 Primary Camera(2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)13 MP f/2.2 Camera

13 MP f/2.2 (upto 2x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera
2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

2 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

20 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(0.9µm pixel size)

25 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(2.8" sensor size, 0.9µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor RS

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.0

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3500 mAh

3500 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 18W

no  No

USB Type-C

yes

no  No

Battery Charging Time (20% to 100%) (tested by 91mobiles)

02h 10m 34s

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.223 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

HDMI

no  No

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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      Complete Specs: Nokia 8.1

      You can find the service center here: Nokia Service Centers

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    Answered By Irya Chauhan | 1 years ago

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    You can see detailed specs of the phone here: Nokia 8.1

    You can find the service center here: Nokia Service Centers

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    Answered By Archita Sandeep | 1 years ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast. To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast. 

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    Yes, Nokia 8.1 supports OTG. USB OTG or USB On-The-Go is one of the most recent technologies that allows you to connect your pen drives and in some cases hard disks to your smartphones and tablets. It has a cable and through that cable, you can directly view and use your pen drive in your smartphones.


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