HMD Global owned Nokia today added another smartphone to its roster, the Nokia 7. The company is saying that it is a design-led smartphone and the first device from the company to sport a glass back. The back glass is a vacuum moulded 3D Corning Gorilla Glass. The company has used a 7000 series aluminium frame with diamond-cut bevelled edges for the device. The Nokia 7 looks premium and comes with an IP54 certification which makes it splash resistant.
As for the specifications, the Nokia 7 sports a 5.2-inch full HD LCD display along with Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor paired with 4GB or 6GB RAM. The device comes with 64GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card. It comes with on-screen capacitive navigation buttons and the fingerprint sensor is located on the back of the device, under the camera module. It runs on Google’s Android 7.1.1 operating system and is backed by a 3,000mAh non-removable battery. As for the connectivity, the device supports Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, a 3.5mm headset jack, NFC, and LTE Cat 6.
As for the camera, the device comes with a 16-megapixel primary shooter with an aperture of f/1.8 along with a dual tone LED flash. On the front, the device features a 5-megapixel f/2.0 selfie camera. Both the cameras come with Zeiss lenses on top and the device comes with the capability to capture bothies, which is a split screen visual for photos as well as videos that harnesses both front and rear cameras simultaneously. The device also comes with Nokia OZO audio feature which helps the cameras record immersive sound too.
Currently, the smartphone is available in two colour options – Gloss Black and Matte White. It will be available in China starting October 24 and will be priced at CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs. 26,500) for the 6GB RAM variant and CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs. 24,500) for the 4GB RAM variant. However, there is no word on when the device will be available outside of China.