After the teaser last week, HMD Global has now officially launched the flagship smartphone, Nokia 9 Pureview here in India today. The Nokia 9 PureView back in February 2019 at the Mobile World Congress 2019 alongside the Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2. The Nokia 9 PureView comes with Penta(5) camera set up at the rear and packs in a year-old Snapdragon 845 chipset.
The Nokia 9 flaunts a 5.99-inch Quad HD HDR10 certified Puredisplay upfront with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection without any kind of notch, which is a surprise for 2019 smartphone. The device is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 845 processor and we might see the Snapdragon 855 variant of Nokia 9 sometime later this year. The Nokia 9 is packed with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage with expandable storage. It is running on Android 9.0 Pie(Android One) and is backed with a decent 3320mAH battery with Quick Charge support via USB Type-C port and also Qi-wireless charging support as it comes with a glass back design.
The USP of the device is no doubt, the rear camera. The Nokia 9 packs in a Penta(5) camera set up at the rear with dual-LED flash and ZEISS optics. All the five cameras sport a 12MP sensor with three of them being a Monochrome and two of them being RGB sensors. All five 12MP sensors come with an f/1.8 aperture and the Monochrome sensor can capture 2.9 times more light and the RGB sensors can capture 10 times more light compared to a single RGB sensor. Overall the camera can produce 1200 layer of depth data. The camera UI also packs in a native Black & White mode, RAW image capture, Google Photos integration to adjust the depth of background and foreground.
With the rear cameras, users will be able to capture 5 simultaneous shots, 10X more light can be captured, more detailed shots and also crisp HDR shots. It also comes with shot re-focus feature for depth-of-field control. Further, with all five sensors in action, the camera unit can capture a 240MP RAW image. Over at the front, the Nokia 9 comes with a 20MP selfie camera. Other features of the device include NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, IP67 rating.
Nokia 9 PureView Specifications
- 5.99-inch Quad HD Puredisplay(pOLED), HDR10 certified
- 2.8GHz Octa-core 10nm Snapdragon 845 Processor, Adreno 540 GPU
- 6GB RAM
- 128GB internal storage, microSD card support
- Five 12MP rear cameras with f/1.8 aperture, Dual LED flash (3 Monochrome + 2 RGB)
- 20MP front-facing camera
- 3320mAH battery with Quick Charge support via USB Type-C port, Qi-wireless charging support
- Android 9.0 Pie
- IP67 Water and Dust Resistant
- In-display fingerprint scanner, AI Face unlock
- NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
- Thickness: 8mm and Weight:172g
- Color: Midnight Blue
Pricing and Availability
The Nokia 9 PureView is priced at INR 49,999 and will be available on Flipkart starting today and it will be available across retail stores pan India starting July 17, 2019.