In first flash sale, Nokia 7 sells out in minutes; heres more
Could it termed as Nokia comeback as the new sale of Nokia 7 had been tasked to HMD Global, the Finnish company, and it came out successful with the assignment. The smartphone did rule the online flash sale and in minutes it went off the shelf.
The Nokia 7, the company’s latest Android smartphone, that fills in the gap between the Nokia 6 and the flagship Nokia 8 in their line-up reportedly sold out within minutes in China.
The Nokia 7 received over 150,000 registrations ahead of its first flash sale in China on domestic e-commerce websites JD.com and Suning.
Nokia Power user claims that more than 120,000 users registered on JD.com while 30,000 expressed their interest on Suning.
Nokia Power User also claims that the Nokia 7 sold out in minutes within the first flash sale on Tuesday – both on JD.com as well as Suning.
The actual number of units sold remain a mystery though.
The Nokia 7 is a mid-range offering from HMD Global that comes with ZEISS powered cameras, fairly powerful specifications, stock Android out of the box and IP54 dust and water resistance.
The Nokia 7 is the first Android smartphone from the iconic Finnish company to feature a glass back with the frame made out of 7000 series aluminum with diamond cut beveled edges.
The Nokia 7 comes with a 5.2-inch Fulll HD IPS LCD display with Gorilla Glass 3 on top for protection against nicks and scratches.
It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset paired with 4 or 6GB depending on the variant, the Adreno 508 GPU and a 3,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.
Additionally, the Nokia 7 comes with 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 128GB).
On the imaging front, the Nokia 7 comes with a 16MP camera at the rear with a pixel size of 1.12um, a dual tone flash and an aperture of f/1.8.
On the front, there is a 5MP sensor with a large pixel size of 1.4um, an aperture of f/2.0 and an 84-degree field of view.
In addition to the cameras, the Nokia 7 also comes with Dual Sight technology (Bothie in other words) and OZO audio which allows the capture of 360 degree audio.