SpecsVideoReviewCommentsQ&ACompare

Nokia 8.1 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Nokia 8.1 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
Added by on 12.06.18 | Last update 03.07.22
Nokia 8.1 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
Nokia 8.1 pictures Nokia 8.1 pictures Nokia 8.1 pictures Nokia 8.1 pictures Nokia 8.1 pictures
Rate this smartphone
5.00 / 5
(1)

Nokia 8.1 is a 2018 smartphone. It measures 154.8 x 75.8 x 8 mm and weighs 180 g. It has a IPS LCD display measuring 6.18" inches. The resolution is 1080 x 2280 and 408 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 20 MP. The main camera is Dual with 12 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver) CPU with 64 GB, 4 GB RAM - Nokia 8.1
64/128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM - Nokia X7Y memory. The battery is 3500 mAh.

Scroll down and discover all the features and specs this device has to offer.

Compare with another

Nokia 8.1 specs

General specs

Brand and model Nokia 8.1
Release date 2018, December
Dimensions 154.8 x 75.8 x 8 mm (6.09 x 2.98 x 0.31 in)
Weight 180 g (6.35 oz)
Body build Front/back glass, aluminum frame
Colors Blue, Silver, Steel, Copper, Iron, Steel
Battery 3500 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price400 EUR

Screen

Technology IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 6.18" inc
Screen area 95.3 cm2
Screen format 19:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio81.2%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 408 PPI
Screen protection NEG

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs
-12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
-13 MP
Functions Zeiss optics, dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS)
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm

Performance

Operating system OS Android 9.0 (Pie); Android One
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
Graphics processor GPU - Adreno 616
External memory microSD, up to 400 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal memory 64 GB, 4 GB RAM - Nokia 8.1
64/128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM - Nokia X7Y
Antutu 7 score177222 (Rank 91 of 2084)
GeekBench 5 Single Core386 (Rank 699 of 1552)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core1418 (Rank 734 of 1546)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE

Music and Audio

Radio No
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Fast battery charging 2A/9V (18W)
- Versions: Nokia 8.1 (Global); Nokia X7 (China)

Nokia 8.1 Video review - click to play

Comparisons Comments Share on Share on Error report

Nokia 8.1 - comments and opinions

Write your opinion or comment


There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment.



Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Nokia 8.1 was around 400 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2018, December.
The weight of the Nokia 8.1 is 180 g.
The screen size of the Nokia 8.1 is 6.18" inches.
The size of the Nokia 8.1 is 154.8 x 75.8 x 8 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
Yes, it supports fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Dual main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.