As a preamble to this test
How will you use your Smartphone?Depending on whether you are a seasoned user or a beginner, the choices are different.The operating system is a matter of taste; on this 8.1 64 Go, Nokia chose Android.
If this first characteristic is not blocking for you, let’s go to the tests to find out if it is adapted to your uses.
It’s no coincidence that Nokia is one of the manufacturers that sold more phones last year.Our tests have shown that this 8.1 64 Go is suitable for most uses.
This model is in the top tier in almost all areas.The price has adjusted to its competitors, which puts it in an attractive price/quality ratio.
|This phone is comfortable for|
|Your multimedia needs|
The 8.1 64 Go, enough for internet use?
The intended use of your future phone is of utmost importance.Beyond its telephone function, we expect it to be as good for surfing the internet and usable when travelling.
In terms of size, this 8.1 64 Go is about average.With its standard 6.22-inch dimensions, it is easy to handle.
It is designed to be used for watching a movie as well as for surfing on the internet.Nokia’s engineers have clearly designed this device to be pleasing to the eye.
Also note that wifi will be available to accompany you.This means that the connection will be easier during your internet browsing.This smartphone has GPS.You’ll appreciate not having to ask for directions anymore.Important when you’re away from home.
Several Sims can be activated on this smartphone.In other words, having several subscriptions with the same device.This model allows you to manage several operators.It can be interesting when you travel abroad.
It is important to note that this model does not include reinforced glass.No protection against scratches or the shocks of everyday life.You will need to plan for the purchase of a protective film.
In terms of autonomy, this phone is in the average with a 3500 mAH battery, comparable to competing models.It will be possible to spend a full day between loads.
The last interesting point brought by Nokia is the native fast charge function.In a word, quick charging means a battery that is replenished in less time.
The right model for multimedia use?
More and more of us watch our phones at the expense of our TVs every day.It’s a device that is always at hand.The same goes for listening to music.Thanks to the ever-increasing access to networks, and with easy-to-use applications, it has become very simple to watch a streaming movie (Netflix, YouTube or Disney) on a phone screen.But not all phones are suitable for this purpose.
This 8.1 64 Go is really intended for multimedia use.He’s one of the best at the moment.The colours are perfectly retranscribed on the 6.22-inch screen.It is fully capable of delivering video content at the same quality level as a television.This is partly due to its 1080 x 2520 display resolution.
This includes an IPS LCD screen.That is to say that it offers very good colours and very wide viewing angles.
Nokia sought to improve the audio experience.This model has a 3.5mm jack input, and allows your phone to play good quality music.
With its OS version installed, the phone supports wireless Hi-Fi audio via Bluetooth.The sound result is of a good level.
And finally, for the sound, we were surprised not to find the stereo.
The Nokia phone, for video games?
For games, you need performance.This implies that the batteries must be able to keep up.On 3D games, the right processor and quality graphics chip ensure smooth rendering.In other words, the power of the technical components is essential to enjoy the game phases.
Our test shows that this 8.1 64 Go is at the top of the rankings.On the processor side, even if it is not always the case, the Quad Core is today almost the minimum.Here this model is equipped with a Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm) with a calculation unit for graphics.A chip that brings fluidity and quality to videos.
A smartphone with a memory of more than 32 GB is a prerequisite for playing.This model has 64 GB, so there’s plenty of it.Knowing that some users need more space, Nokia has provided a free space for an extension.
The autonomy is correct for normal use.This model is in the middle of the category.The power is 3500 mAH, well enough for the day.
Applications also need powerful components.In addition, there is a need for optimal screwing comfort.In other words, good density and a large display area.This model is a top of the range.It has one of the best possible configurations: an 6.22-inch, 441* ppi screen.This means that no matter what applications you download, and even if they are word, excel or pdf documents, you will have more details displayed on the screen.Better images, better fonts, smoother lines.We appreciated that.
And to finish on the functionality part, we note the presence of the NFC.A handy feature when it comes to making contactless payments, just using your phone.
Analysis of Audio and Video functions
The quality of smartphones allows you to take pictures as well as many cameras.For a long time, manufacturers have been communicating about the millions of pixels their devices were equipped with.The ability to stabilize at the time of shooting or the Burst mode are also important points.Editing and sharing options should also be analyzed.Nokia has long been designing smartphones with top quality photo sensors.
The latter has perfectly integrated the camera lens and the functionalities adapted to this Android smartphone.By the way it’s not one but 2 lenses installed on this phone.
The 1080 x 2520 screen resolution makes this 8.1 64 Go an excellent smartphone, better than most of the competition.In the end, you’ll have movies with great pictures to see on your TV.However, it does not have HDR technology.
This model is designed with 64 GB of storage.It’s the best thing that’s happening right now.
You’ll be able to save everything without thinking about it.But also for films and photos.And you’ll have time to think about which platform you will transfer your content to.
In short, the 8.1 64 Go, the right choice?
The design of smartphones is now a core business of Nokia.The 8.1 64 Go offers almost all the features of the previous model, and allows you to play all the latest games without any problems.
Here you have one of the best smartphones of the moment.The price, although still important, has adjusted to its competitors, making it an interesting model.