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Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus now out in the market

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, released the all-new Nokia 6.1 and the Nokia 7 Plus.

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, released the all-new Nokia 6.1 and the Nokia 7 Plus.

According to Shannon Mead, country manager of HMD Global Philippines, “We at HMD Global understand that Filipinos have a very active and dynamic lifestyle so we made it our vision to provide reliable and innovative technology that would meet the needs of the local market without compromising style. The latest of our smartphone offerings, the Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus, both live up to the Nokia mobile’s legacy of durability, premium quality and advanced features to enable end-users to achieve work-life balance seamlessly.”

The upgraded Nokia 6.1 offers powerful performance and new features in a more compact and durable body. Backed by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform, the phone delivers performance that is 60% faster than its predecessor.

By combining a sculpted 2.5D display with damage-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass, the new Nokia 6.1 is able to withstand the challenges of daily urban grind. Its USB-C fast-charging feature provides as much as 50% power in just 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, the Nokia 7 Plus has six-inch 18:9 full-HD+ display. With its Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform processor and 3800mAh battery, the flagship hero smartphone can keep up with the demands of a busy lifestyle.

Both the Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus offer enhanced ZEISS optics and Dual-Sight technology for clear and sharp images.

The two new additions to the Nokia mobile Android family also now come with the pro-camera mode. The advanced camera settings allows for quick and easy manual control over photos, thus making sure memories from long road trips or quick get-togethers are preserved beautifully without filters.

The Nokia 6.1 boasts a 16MP primary camera and an 8MP front-facing camera while the Nokia 7 Plus is equipped with a 12MP primary and 13MP secondary rear cameras and a 16MP front-facing camera. 

The Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus receive monthly security updates up to three years to ensure a secure smartphone experience. With the Android Oreo upgrade on purchase, millennials can enjoy the latest Android features of the Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus, including Picture-in-Picture for multitasking, Android Instant Apps to discover and run apps with minimal friction, 60 new emojis and battery-maximizing features such as limiting background app use.

The Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus are the latest additions to the Android One lineup with 2-letter upgrades, bringing AI-powered innovations and security protections. Android One features Google innovations such as auto-adjusting power usage, built-in Google Play Protect that dynamically prevents viruses and malware, and a small, curated set of preloaded apps that gives room for more storage.

The Nokia 6.1 is available in Blue/Gold while the Nokia 7 Plus comes in both Black/Copper and White/Copper variants. Both phones also offer a 4GB RAM / 64 GB ROM configuration.

Until August 31, get free JBL T450BT Bluetooth headphones worth P3,000 with every purchase of the Nokia 6.1 at participating dealers. During this period, you can also get the Nokia 6.1 for P15,990 with 0% interest for 6 months and the Nokia 7 Plus for PHP21,990 with 0% interest for 9 months from Home Credit.

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