Now we can confirm that Nokia 8.1 is the Nokia Phoenix and the global version of Nokia X7, which has been launched in China. Our sources have been kind enough to send official Nokia 8.1 images and marketing material to us confirming that HMD will use the code-name Phoenix generously in the marketing material of Nokia 8.1.
So, look at the official images of Nokia 8.1 and the marketing material below. It seems that "expect more" is the punchline for Nokia 8.1 aka Phoenix, as can be seen in the market material.
Now, it is also clear that Nokia 8.1 will surely be launched on December 5 in Dubai. It will be interesting to see whether it will be accompanied by Nokia 9 or not, though we have seen lots of covers / cases for it appearing with December release date.
Nokia Phoenix aka Nokia 8.1 details:
Nokia X7 aka Nokia 8.1 comes with a display size of 6.18-inch with 2246 × 1080 resolution and 19: 9 ratio. It packs a big 3400 mAH battery. It comes in three color models Red, Silver and Blue. An Octa-core Snapdragon 710 processor clocked at 2.2 GHz will power it. Nokia X7 will be available in 4GB / 6GB RAM + 64GB / 128GB internal storage variants.
Nokia X7 has dual camera (12 + 13) MP on the back and a 20MP front camera. The Dual Camera comes with a great improvement over the Nokia 7 Plus camera.
You can read major Nokia X7 aka 8.1 specs and features and check out the images and other details by clicking here.