Over the past 1 year, we saw a lot of Nokia smartphones in almost every price segment. These smartphones do carried Nokia’s old legacy at an extent and also the new trends. These new trends includes dual camera setup, 18:9 aspect ratio, latest processor, etc. But 1 popular trend where Nokia didn’t do anything is the notch. Till now Nokia didn’t launched any smartphone with the notch, until today. Today HMD Global owned Nokia unveiled their new smartphone in China, the Nokia X6.
This Nokia X6 an upper range mid-range smartphone. It sports a 5.8 inch of Full HD+ IPS LCD display with 2880×1080 resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio, protected with Gorilla Glass 3. It comes with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 636 octa core processor clocked at 1.8Ghz along with Adreno 509 GPU. It has 4GB RAM variant with 32/64GB storage options and 6GB RAM variant with 64GB of internal storage. It has a 16MP primary camera with f2.0 lens, EIS and 5MP monochrome sensor with f2.2 lens. A dual tone LED flashlight is also present. are many AI features on rear camera which will create background blur and few other features. On the front, there’s a 16MP snapper with f2.0 lens.
This device runs in stock Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with promised update of Android P. It packs in a 3060mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. For security, it has the fingerprint sensor and face unlock feature. Connectivity wise it has dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and USB Type-C port.
Talking about design, it is the 1st Nokia smartphone that comes with a notch above the display. As you can see from the image above, you will notice that there’s a small notch which has earpiece and front camera beneath. The proximity and light sensor is also present their but can’t seen in press rendered image. Below is the display with considerably thin bezels and Nokia branding beneath the display. The back is made up of glass, and dual camera setup, LED flash, fingerprint sensor, and Nokia branding is present. It will come with three colour options; Black, Blue, and Silver.
Pricing and Availability:
- 4GB/32GB variant at CNY1,299 ($204, ₹13,825)
- 4GB/64GB variant at CNY1,449 ($236, ₹15,422)
- 6GB/64GB variant at CNY 1,699 ($266, ₹17,732)
- As of now no information about availability outside China
So that’s all the information we have as of now. If priced like this in the global market, then surely it’s a very good device. But I want to know your thoughts on this device? Do share your thoughts in the comment section below. Also stay tuned with us for more information.