Nokia 7 Plus with Snapdragon 660 spotted on benchmarking site, expected to debut at MWC 2018

Nokia is planning to bring another variant of the Nokia 7, the Nokia 7 Plus. The smartphone has been spotted on the Geekbench website. The Nokia 7 was launched in 2017 and comes with a 5.2-inch FHD IPS display priced around Rs 25,000 in China.

According to the listing, the smartphone packs in a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 and 4 GB RAM. The Nokia 7 Plus will come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. The smartphone scored 1,636 on the single-core test and 5,902 on the multi-core test. Previously, a mention of the Nokia 7 Plus was spotted in a camera app APK that revealed the name of three smartphones, including Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 1 and Nokia 4.

The smartphone might be launched at MWC 2018 along with the company's next flagship, the Nokia 9. The smartphone might only be launched exclusively for China as the Nokia 7 too was first launched only in China.

The Nokia 7 launched with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset with an octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz and an Adreno 508 GPU. The phone came in two variants, one offering a 4 GB / 64 GB and the other offering a 6 GB / 64 GB RAM/storage combo. This can be expanded using external a microSD card. The 5.2-inch screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Updated Date: Jan 27, 2018 13:32 PM