Nokia 6.1 Plus receives a new Android 9 Pie build, version 3.45B, which comes with several GUI improvements, enhanced stability of the operating system, plus the December Google Security Patch. Among the most significant updates Nokia 6.1 Plus would get, there are Pro Camera and a notch hiding function.
About Nokia 6.1
Nokia 6.1 Plus is a budget smartphone with a 5.8-inch FHD+ IPS LCD, protected with Gorilla Glass 3 for durability, Snapdragon 636 SoC, and 4 Gb of RAM and 64 Gb of internal storage. The device comes with LTE Cat. 4, 150Mbps DL/50Mbps UL, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS/AGPS+GLONASS.
Nokia 6.1 Plus also boasts a USB-C port and a dual-camera setup on the back (16-megapixel, f/2.0 primary camera, paired with a 5-megapixel f/2.4 depth sensor), while on the front, there is only one selfies camera of 16 megapixels, fixed focus, and a f/2.0 aperture.
Nokia 6.1 Plus Gets New Android 9 Pie Build With Pro Camera and Notch Hiding Function
The notch hiding function also comes with various modes, including a Full Bezel mode which means that it would hide the notch replacing it with a more traditional notification bar than the notch can be. In comparison with Nokia 7.1, which boasts a similar feature within the Developer Options under the Settings section, the new Android 9 Pie build for Nokia 6.1 Plus would place the option under the Display settings section.
As for the other significant feature the new Android 9 Pie build brings, Nokia 6.1 Plus would get Pro Camera function within the camera app. Pro Camera mode is designed to make your photos look like taken with professional equipment thanks to software-made enhancements. This mode, which is available by default in other Nokia models, was purposely omitted in Nokia 6.1 Plus.
In short, Nokia 6.1 Plus gets a new Android 9 Pie build which would bring Pro Camera mode and a notch hiding function, both being some of the most sought-after features by the users of this Nokia budget smartphone.