HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the availability of the Nokia 6.1 Plus and the Nokia 5.1 Plus in the Philippines. These smartphones bring all-screen, stand-out design with the quality expected of a Nokia phone—powerful performance and AI imaging, and a pure, secure and up-to-date Android One to impressive price points.
A stunning, contemporary smartphone with an immersive, all-screen design, the Nokia 6.1 Plus is equipped with smart storytelling features and a display that is perfect for watching videos, messaging friends and catching up on your social feeds. The Nokia 5.1 Plus delivers a great gaming performance and AI imaging features in an accessible, stylish package.
Juho Sarvikas, HMD Global chief product officer, said:
“Since the beginning of our journey, we’ve focused on delivering an experience that you would expect from a Nokia phone – design and craftsmanship that stands out, technology that helps you get more out of your day, and our focus on pure, secure, up-to-date Android™. Today, we are building further on our promise by offering two new smartphones – Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus – offering the latest innovations such as an all-screen design with the quality you can only expect from a Nokia smartphone. Powered by the latest chipsets and joining the Android One family, both phones deliver a great performance, as well as smart AI imaging features, you would expect from a premium smartphone.”
Shannon Mead, HMD Global Philippines country manager, said:
“People look for something new every day and so, apart from making sure we deliver the latest mobile innovation, we strive to give customers more than what they need at a price point. At HMD Global, we bring accessible technology that innovates human experience of connecting with one another and of creating stories to remember. By launching the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus, we aim at providing the Nokia fans the access to reliable devices that is affordable and within their reach.”
Nokia 6.1 Plus: Immerse in new ways of powerful storytelling
The Nokia 6.1 Plus 16MP/5MP dual-sensor rear camera delivers excellent sharpness and detail in your pictures. Thanks to advanced imaging, you can capture professional-style pictures using selectable bokeh blur, which can be adjusted in real-time when you take the image. Bring your photos to life with HDR for incredible color depth and advanced AI imaging, which includes fun filters, masks and 3D personas as well as portrait lighting to add captivating lighting effects to your shots. Alternatively, capture highly detailed, mirror-like selfies with the perfectly balanced 16MP front camera. Best of all, you don’t have to choose between the two, #Bothie mode can now apply AI enhancements on both cameras simultaneously with masks and filters and stream it live real-time to Facebook and YouTube directly from your camera app, another first made available on a Nokia smartphone.
With its impressive all-screen design, the Nokia 6.1 Plus gives you a bigger screen experience in a slim and compact package. Its 5.8-inch full HD+ screen with 19:9 ratio and 96 percent color gamut allows for a vivid viewing experience, making the Nokia 6.1 Plus a perfect smartphone for enjoying immersive content experiences. Beautifully crafted to the exacting standards expected of a Nokia phone, it is encased in glass on the front and back with the surface luxuriously curved for the ultimate feel in the hand. On top of the elegant look, the Nokia 6.1 Plus runs on the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 636 Mobile Platform, which is 40 percent faster than the previous iteration of the chipset, delivering first-class graphics and battery efficiency enhancements to ensure you can enjoy your audio and video for even longer.