HMD Global has launched many smartphones under one brand this year. In these smartphones many smartphones come in mid-range. But in these smartphones there was not any phone which can be called true flagship smartphone of 2018. Although the Nokia 8.1 is near it. This smartphone has been launched recently. It has premium design and it has flagship lavel chipset.
This price of Nokia 8.1 is 26,999 Rupees which attracts users. While users who can spend more money they can boy OnePlus 6T. The design of this phone is also quite good and it comes with flagship hardware. In this case many users are confused that which smartphone is better in Nokia 8.1 and OnePlus 6T ? Let’s know about it in this article…
Nokia 8.1 vs OnePlus 6T Design and Display
Both phones have best look. The Nokia 8.1 comes with class design while the OnePlus 6T is a little stylish. The Nokia 8.1 has 2.5D glass in front and rear while the display of OnePlus 6T is a little small. The OnePlus 6T has protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 6 which makes it better from Nokia 8.1.
The OnePlus 6T has 3.5mm audio jack while the Nokia 8.1 has not this option. OnePlus 6T comes with earphone. The OnePlus 6T has in-display fingerprint scanner while the Nokia 8.1 has fingerprint scanner on the back panel. The face unlock of OnePlus 6T is fast while the face unlock feature on Nokia 8.1 works slow.
The OnePlus 6T has thin bezels, small waterdrop Notch feature and 90% screen-to-body ratio. Also it has full HD + AMOLED display while the Nokia 8.1 has a big Notch and fat chin. This phone has amazing LCD panel from which it can be believed that this is Amoled display. The Nokia 8.1 has pure display that means this phone supports HDR video playback. The better colors have been used in this phone. This benefit comes when you see HDR content on Netflix and Amazon Prime.
Nokia 8.1 vs OnePlus 6T Hardware and Software
In the case of hardware the OnePlus 6T is winner. This phone has Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset processor which is quite fast while the Nokia 8.1 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset processor which is consistent. But the Nokia 8.1 performs like other flagship processors like graphics, opening the apps and multitasking.
The Nokia 8.1 and OnePlus 6T both phones works on Android 9.0 Pie operating system. The Nokia 8.1 works on pure stock Android version while the OnePlus 6T works on Oxygen operating system. In the case of speed and software the OnePlus 6T is amazing smartphone while despite all these things the Nokia 8.1 cannot compete to OnePlus 6T.
Nokia 8.1 vs OnePlus 6T Camera
In the case of camera also the OnePlus 6T is winner because it has 16+30 megapixel dual rear camera setup. For selfie and video calling it has a 16 megapixel front camera while the Nokia 8.1 has 12+13 megapixel dual rear camera setup. the 13MP sensor is fixed focus sensor. For selfie lovers this phone has a 20 megapixel front camera. The daylight photography of both phones is good. The Nokia 8.1 has Zeiss lens which shows the contrast area in high detail while the OnePlus 6T has OIS which is blur free.
The Nokia 8.1 performs better in indoor while the OnePlus 6T gives little weaker photos in artificial lightning. In the case of low light and selfie the OnePlus 6T is a little better phone.
If your budget is lower than Rs. 30,000 then you can buy Nokia 8.1 smartphone where you get good design and flagship features. Also you get pure display screen with Stock Android 9.0 Pie operating system.
If you can spend more money then the OnePlus 6T will be better option for you. Because it has better processor, speed, design, camera and look which makes it best premuim smartphone of the year.