HMD Global today launched two new smartphones in India dubbed as Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus. Both the new Nokia phones were already available in China and now they are coming with the Android One program in India.

Nokia 6.1 Plus was launched as Nokia X6 back in May and Nokia 5.1 Plus was launched as Nokia X5 just last month in China. Both the new Nokia phones are mid-range phones with some premium features like the glass back, notch display, dual cameras and stock Android.

Nokia 6.1 Plus Price in India, Nokia 5.1 Plus Price


Nokia 6.1 Plus has been launched at a starting price of Rs. 15,999 for the 4GB/64GB version. Nokia 5.1 Plus, on the other hand, is priced at 199 Euros for the global markets. Both the new phones are Flipkart exclusive.

Nokia 6.1 will go on sale starting August 30. The pre-orders of Nokia 6.1 Plus are already available from the Nokia online store. Nokia 5.1 Plus India pricing has not been revealed and it will go on sale in September.

Nokia 6.1 Plus Specifications

The Nokia X6 features a 5.8-inch FHD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. This is a notch display with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and also comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is also upgradable to Android P.

nokia 6.1 plus

Coming to the camera, the Nokia X6 sports a dual rear camera set up with a 16MP primary RGB sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 1.0um pixel size, and a 5MP Monochrome sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 1.2um pixel size, and dual LED flash. There is a 16MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack and FM Radio. The Nokia X6 packs a 3,060mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.

Nokia 5.1 Plus Specifications

The Nokia 5.1 Plus sports a 5.86-inch HD+ (720 x 1520) IPS LCD display with a notch and a 19:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, it is powered by MediaTek Helio P60 processor. Nokia 5.1 Plus comes in two variants – 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB.

Nokia X5

In terms of camera, Nokia 5.1 Plus sports a dual rear camera setup consisting a 13MP primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, PDAF and a 5MP secondary sensor. It sports an 8MP front camera with AI-powered Face Unlock feature. The camera also supports Bothie feature that lets you use both the front and rear cameras simultaneously.

Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, and a USB Type-C port. The phone houses a 3060mAh battery. The Nokia 5.1 Plus runs Android 8.1 Oreo and it is also upgradable to Android P.

1 COMMENT

  1. Looks like HMD global and Nokia have learnt their lesson and the pricing is just perfect for the Nokia 6.1 Plus to take on the likes of Redmi Note 5 Pro and Xiaomi Mi A2 in particular.

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