Earlier this month, HMD Global owned Nokia opened pre-bookings for the Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus in India. Both these phones are now officially available for purchase.
The Nokia 7 Plus is available through Amazon India, while the Nokia 8 Sirocco is up for sale on Flipkart. As far as offline sales are concerned, both phones are available for purchase through several retail outlets like Sangeetha, Poorvika, Croma and Reliance Digital.
There are also certain launch offers on the Sirocco. Airtel customers buying the Nokia 8 Sirocco will get an additional data benefit of 120GB. While prepaid customers will get 20GB additional data on each of the first six recharges of Rs. 199 or Rs. 349, postpaid customers can avail the additional 20GB per month on the Rs. 399 or Rs. 499 plan for six months.
Furthermore, Airtel customers will also benefit from extended free subscription to the Airtel TV app till December 31, 2018. Additionally, Flipkart is offering an exchange discount of up to Rs. 19,000.
Priced at Rs. 49,999, the flagship Nokia 8 Sirocco sports a curved pOLED 2K 5.5-inch display with smaller bezels. The smartphone comes with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It features dual-Sight, ZEISS optics and Nokia spatial audio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor that’s coupled with 6GB of RAM. There are cameras on the back – a primary 12MP sensor with an f/1.75 aperture and a secondary 13MP telephoto lens with an f/2.6 aperture.
The Nokia 7 Plus is the company’s mid-range offering, which will set you back by Rs. 25,999. It has a 6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor paired up with 4GB of RAM. The 7 Plus also has two rear cameras – 12MP wide-angle primary camera and a secondary 13MP sensor with 2x optical zoom. The phone also comes with Android One, which promises quick software updates.
Airtel customers can enjoy Rs. 2,000 cashback and can get Nokia 7 Plus at a price of Rs. 23, 999, with an extended free subscription to the Airtel TV app for a limited period of time. All Nokia 7 Plus consumers are also eligible for a complimentary 12-month accidental damage Insurance by Servify upon opening the Kotak 811 savings account and activating it.