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Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB) vs Nokia 8.1

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Bq Aquaris X Pro vs Nokia 8.1 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Nokia 8.1 X07Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)
Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia 8.1
6.18"
IPS

1080x2280

12
MP

20mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Nokia 8.1

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


07 Advantages Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)
Aquaris X Pro (32GB)vs8.1
 3%3%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 14%14%
+Lighter
158 grams (5.53 ounces)vs180 grams (6.3 ounces)
 3%3%
+Thinner
7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs408 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameravsDual LED flash
 2%2%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.5" inchesvs1/2.55" inches
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP52 certifiedvsNot supported

12 Advantages Nokia 8.1
8.1vsAquaris X Pro (32GB)
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs3GB LPDDR3
 113%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs32GB (24GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 19%19%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs1080x1920 pixels
 19%19%
+Larger screen
6.18"vs5.2"
 108%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 13MPvs(back) 12MP
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 149%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 20MPvs(front) 8MP
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 13%13%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3500 mAhvs3100 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP

34 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Aluminum body, front glass, plastic back / Aluminum frame, front/back glass
LTPS IPS LCD / TFT LCD IPS
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
f/1.8 (aperture)
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
300 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint / Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Cristal Dinorex (NEG)
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
ModelAquaris X Pro (32GB)8.1
Also known asBQ Aquaris X1 Pro (32GB + 3GB RAM)Nokia X7 TA-1099, TA-1113, TA-1115, TA-1119, TA-1121
Country or region availableSpainEuropeVarious (International)
BrandBqNokia
Release dateJune, 2017December, 2018
Depth7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72.7 x 146.5 millimeters (2.86 x 5.77 in)75.76 x 154.8 millimeters (2.98 x 6.09 in)
Weight158 grams (5.53 ounces)180 grams (6.3 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glass, plastic backAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP52 certified: protection against dust and splashingNot supported
Operating system (OS)Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 10
HardwareBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 MSM8953 Pro (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SDM710 (10nm)
CPU processor2.2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 360 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 360 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 616 500Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (24GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (51GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches6.18" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI408 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassCristal Dinorex (NEG)Cristal Dinorex (NEG)
Mobile networks and dataBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100Global version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

India version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 7, 20)LTE Cat6
VoLTE

Global version (TA-1119):
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)

India version (TA-1121):
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (Bands 40, 41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Main camera12 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
13MP
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED on main camera and LED on front cameraDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.5" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Front camera8 megapixels20 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels5184x3840 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.9µm pixel
MultimediaBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Carbon black, Glaze White
- 2.5D curved glass screen
- Fast battery charging
- Quick Charge 3.0
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Blue/silver, Steel/copper, Iron/steel
- Android One edition
- 18.7:9 display ratio
- Zeiss optics back camera
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3100 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Bq Aquaris X Pro (32GB)Nokia 8.1
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.298 W/Kg (head) | 1.78 W/Kg (body)feature not registered