Nokia 8.1 Seen in List of ARCore Supported Devices, Launch Appears Certain
According to the updated supported gadgets list, the Nokia 8.1 is one of only a handful couple of models from HMD Global that will support Google's ARCore to convey progressed expanded reality (AR) encounters. The mentioning of the new Nokia model, which inhabited the time of filing this story, was first revealed by NokiaPowerUser.
The supported gadgets rundown of ARCore doesn't uncover any specifications of the Nokia 8.1. Nonetheless, the Geekbench listing that developed on the Web a month ago featured a Snapdragon 710 and 4GB of RAM on the new Nokia phone. The benchmark listing additionally made reference to Android 9.0 Pie.
An ongoing report pointed out that while the Nokia X7 that was launched in China a month ago was initially supposed to land in worldwide markets as the Nokia 7.1 Plus, HMD Global's Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas had altered his opinion and chose to bring the new smartphone to worldwide markets as the Nokia 8.1. The new model could arrive sometime one year from now, yet it isn't hypothesized to precede the Mobile World Congress (MWC).
In contrast to its moniker, the Nokia 8.1 isn't probably going to be in line with the premium Nokia 8 and Nokia 8 Sirocco with regards to the specifications. The top of the line smartphone models is powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC, while the Nokia 8.1 is so far found to have a Snapdragon 710 SoC. All things considered, the new model is probably going to help the Finnish goliath make the opposition harder for Samsung and Xiaomi that are significantly dominating the mid-go smartphone showcase.
HMD Global brought the Nokia X7 in China a month ago with a sticker price of CNY 1,699 (generally Rs. 17,800) for the 4GB RAM/64GB storage model. The smartphone likewise has a variant with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage at CNY 1,999 (about Rs. 20,900) and the top-end 6GB RAM/128GB inbuilt storage model at CNY 2,499 (roughly Rs. 26,100).