Nokia 6 1080p, 4GB RAM, Android 7.0
HMD global has just launched its latest Nokia 6, the first ever Android powered smartphone out of the blues. Without much limelight and whistles & bells, the phone was launched to the wild in China. The launch came as a big surprise, as everyone was expecting them to announce it at a MWC event. Nokia 8 is expected to release MWC though!
Nokia 6 runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat.In short, Nokia has ensured that it debuts with all the necessary features. Despite being almost 5 years late in the market, Nokia fans are eagerly waiting for the global launch of the once giant.
Aesthetically, it sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p) display with a 2.5D Gorilla glass to offer the best viewing experience. It also saves the device from external scratches and damage. Inside the device is is powered by the quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 with supplementary 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. In short, it a power packed device with all latest arsenal up in its sleeves.
Nokia 6 Specification
Let’s take a quick look at all the features and specification of Nokia 6 device. Following are some of the specification we know so far
- 5.5-inch (1080p) 2.5D curved gorilla glass display
- Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 64-bit processor with Adreno 505 GPU
- 64GB memory (expandable up to 128GB)
- Android 7.0 (Nougat)
- 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash
- 8MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dual SIM (micro SIM slots GSM)
- 4G LTE
- 3000mAh built-in battery
The Nokia 6 comes with a corning gorilla glass 3 protection with 1920/1080p fHD resolution. Figerprint sensor is yet another notable feature that might lure more eyeballs. Moreover, Nokia has always been one of the best when it comes to camera quality. 16MP rear camera would be capable of recording full HD videos. With dual-tone flash one can expect a super great quality video and photos. Probably, it is a best Android device for the wannabe photographer. A more information and detailed review shall be provided on our getnokia blog very soon.
While not the best processor in the market, it is still decent enough. It also helps Nokia to market the device in a mid-price segment. 64GB internal memory is expandable upto 128GB using microSD card. A decent enough space for movie and gaming freaks.
3000mAh battery will accompany you for a long. This will ensure that your phone lasts for long on constant game, photo, video and movie usage. Dual SIM is now a necessary evil and almost all the company are focusing on providing multi-sim capable phone.
Nokia 6 Price
The Nokia 6 comes in a black color with the price tag of 1699 Yuan or approximately $245 (Rs. 17,000 in India). As expect, the device is marketed to the mid segment users. This is probably a good move if Nokia wants to survive in the market. Low budget smartphone players like Micromax, Xiaomi, Mi, LeTV would make it really difficult for Nokia to enter on the low-priced segment. Their best bet is a mid-range devices.
Nokia 6 Release Date
The device will exclusively be available in China from JD.com website in the first quarter of 2017. Nokia fans can expect a global launch in a month or so. It is already being said that Nokia is planning to launch around 7 devices by the end of February 2017.
Note: The Nokia 6 is exclusively for the Chinese market only.