Nokia 7.2 with Snapdragon 660 and circular camera design launched in Nepal
HMD Global today unveiled a pair of mid-range smartphones Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 at the upcoming IFA 2019 in Berlin. As expected, they look almost like complete clones, but differ in specifications.
The Nokia 6.2 and 7.2 are almost identical. In fact, these devices share the same chassis and medium-size screen, although some internal specifications such as the processor and camera are better on the 7.2.
At the level of similarities we have a 6.3-inch Full HD + LCD panel with HDR always active on both of these devices.
Nokia 7.2 is a more expensive out of the two and technically advanced model. The smartphone comes with a 6.3-inch PureDisplay screen with a drop-shaped cutout, a resolution of 1080 × 2340 pixels and HDR 10 support.
The triple main camera with ZEISS optics is equipped with a main 48 MP with an aperture of f/1.79, ultra wide-angle (118°) at 8 megapixels and a 5 megapixel depth sensor. The front camera is 20 megapixel. The fingerprint scanner is located on the rear panel.
The basis was SoC Snapdragon 660, 4 or 6 GB of RAM and 64 or 128 GB of flash memory. It is possible to expand cards with microSD format up to 512 GB in addition to slots for two SIM-cards. There is a USB Type-C port 3.5 mm for headphones and FM-radio. The battery capacity is 3500 mAh.
Update : Nokia 7.2 has been launched in Nepali market and is exclusively available at Sastodeal online store at a price tag of NRs 23,999 for a 4GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage variant.
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
- Processor: Octa-core 2.2 GHz
- GPU: Adreno 512
- RAM: 4GB or 6GB
- Built-in storage: 64GB or 128GB
- External storage: microSD up to 512GB
- Screen: IPS LCD Full HD+ 6.3 inch and ratio of 19:9
- Front camera: 20MP f/2.0
- Triple Rear camera: 48MP f/1.79 + 5MP + 8MP
- Battery: 3,500 mAh
- Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie (One Edition)
The Nokia 6.2 comes with Snapdragon 636 processor, 3 GB or 4 GB RAM, and 32 GB, 64 GB or 128 GB storage. Other specs are similar to Nokia 7.2, such as the 6.3-inch notch screen and Full HD + resolution.
Nokia 6.2 features a main triple camera with 16, 8 and 5 megapixel sensors, an 8 megapixel front camera.
Available in black and white colors, the mobile phone will be available from October.
The Nokia 6.2 and the Nokia 7.2 appear to be made of metal and glass, but it’s not quite so. Instead, HMD has created a structure composed of polymers that are very resistant. An interesting aspect is that it is lighter than metal. Meanwhile, the front and rear is protected by Gorilla Glass 3.
Other common features include 3,500 mAh batteries lasting two days; USB-C ports, 3.5 mm headphone jack, FM Radio and NFC. The new bets still arrive with buttons dedicated to the Google Assistant and support for Bluetooth 5.0 with Qualcomm aptX HD audio.
As the manufacturer promises, Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 will receive an update to Android 10, but for now they come with Android 9.0 Pie.
Nokia 7.2 will be available in September at a starting price of $330 in three colors – turquoise, silver and graphite. Nokia 6.2 will be available in black and silver at a starting price of $220.