HMD Global unveiled five of its new Nokia products including Nokia 7 Plus at the MWC 2018 in Barcelona last month. The company experienced a marvellous response when they put the Nokia 7 Plus on sale in China through online retailer JD.com.
According to details, the first ever online selling campaign of Nokia 7 Plus in China ended up in just five minutes when all the available units were picked up. However, we don’t know the exact number of units grabbed in the first sale but the company announced to offer next sale for the Nokia 7 Plus on March 10th.
Nokia 7 Plus China Edition
It is learnt that the Nokia 7 Plus China Edition has been a bit different from that of global model announced at the MWC 2018. It features a 6-inch IPS Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The display comes with a 500-nits brightness rating and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. However, both the variants come with microSD card slot that enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 256GB.
On the camera front, the Nokia 7 Plus packs a dual camera setup comprising of a 12MP wide-angle primary lens with f/1.75 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels and another 13MP lens with a f/2.6 aperture, 1um pixels and 2x optical zoom. The vertically aligned dual camera setup is accompanied by a dual-tone LED flash and Zeiss optics. Coming to the front, the device features a 16MP fixed focus selfie snapper with a f/2.0 aperture, 1um pixels and Zeiss optics.
Although Nokia 7 Plus runs on stock Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box but company promised to roll out Android 8.1 update in coming days. The phone sports multiple connectivity options including 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/A-GPS, NFC and USB Type-C (2.0). Moreover, the smartphone is fuelled by a 3,800mAh battery unit.
Nokia 7 Plus China Edition – Pricing
HMD Global offered Nokia 7 Plus in China with two memory options; the 4GB/64GB model is priced at CNY 2,299 (~$364) while the 6GB/64GB variant comes with price tag of CNY 2,499 (~$395).