At the time when rumours about the Nokia 8 smartphone to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 are doing the rounds, a new report from a Russian website stated Nokia P1 will be Nokia’s next smartphone to be powered by the chipset, brushing off previous rumours.
A Report by Worket, a Russian website, has confirmed the Nokia P1 will feature the Snapdragon 835 SoC. The report also added Nokia P1 will sport a 5.3-inch IGZO display protected by the Gorilla Glass 5. It will offer a 6GB of RAM and 128/256GB internal memory storage, and will come packed with a 3500mAh battery with Quick Charge technology.
It revealed that the Nokia P1 will be based on the design of Sharp Aquos Xx3 smartphone. In fact, the 22.6MP camera featured by the Nokia P1 will be identical to the Sharp Aquos Xx3.
The HMD Global is planning to launch two variants of the smartphone: in a ceramic package for flagship 256GB model and glass enclosure with a metal fame, where buyers will get 128GB of ROM, Worket reported.
In the report, the Nokia P1 is said to be announced at the MWC 2017 to be held next month, and will be priced at $800 (approx. Rs 54,000) for 128GB variant and $905 (approx. Rs 60,000) for the 256GB variant.