After launching the mid-range smartphone in the Chinese market, Nokia 6 is now released for the global market. The phone has already gained an impressive response in the Chinese market and here we are, to update you about the hands on experience of Nokia 6. Apart from the Nokia 6, the smartphone range also includes Nokia 3 and Nokia 5. Despite, positioned in the budget smartphones segment, Nokia 6 comes with a premium finish and robust body.
Nokia 6 Specifications
|Key Specs||Nokia 6|
|Display||5.5 inch in-cell IPS LCD|
|Screen Resolution||Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)|
|Operating System||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 430|
8 x 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
|Memory||3GB / 4GB|
|Inbuilt Storage||32GB / 64GB|
|Storage Upgrade||Yes up to 256GB with a microSD card|
|Primary Camera||16 MP, f/2.0, Phase Detection Autofocus, dual LED flash|
|Secondary Camera||8 MP, f/2.0, 1.12 µm pixel size|
|SIM card type||Dual SIM|
|Dimensions||154 x 75.8 x 8.4 mm|
Nokia 6 Photo Gallery
Nokia phones have been known for elegant designs and excellent built quality. Nokia 6 is no exception and offers premium look and feel. Built from precision-milled aluminium, the phone gives a good feel in hand. Nokia has given special attention to the Nokia 6 design and that is evident from the smartphone.
On the front, you will find Nokia branding on the top corner of the screen and front camera. The 5.5-inch display is covered with 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass that gives improved protection to the screen.
On the bottom, two capacitive buttons for back and recent app are placed with home button in between. The home button also features the fingerprint sensor.
On the back, you will find a smooth finished body with antenna bands on the top and the bottom. The Nokia branding is done in between while the 16MP primary camera is equipped at the top with dual tone LED flash just below it.
The right side of the phone features volume controller buttons.
The left side is bare, except for the SIM card slot.
On the top, a 3.5mm audio jack is equipped
The bottom features a mic, and USB OTG for charging and data transfer.
You will get a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with Nokia 6. The screen resolution is full-HD (1280 X 1080 pixels) which allows pixel density of 401 ppi. The screen is also protected by a Gorilla Glass 3 layer and anti-reflective technology. Just like Nokia 5, Nokia 6 also comes with 16:9 aspect ratio.
Nokia 6 is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with Cortex-A53. The processor is further coupled to either a 3GB or 4GB RAM while the internal storage options include 32GB and 64GB. The storage is further expandable via microSD up to 128GB. For handling the graphics, Adreno 505 chip is equipped. With such numbers, the Nokia 6 ensures good management multi-tasks in a significant manner.
At the rear, Nokia 6 features a 16MP camera with autofocus, dual-LED flash and an aperture of f/2.0. This is further assisted by a pixel size of 10 microns which ensures significant results in poor light conditions. At the front, you will get an 8MP camera with f/2.0 aperture and a pixel size of 1.12 microns. We will soon come up with images in different light conditions to give you a better idea of the camera.
Price And Availability
The Nokia 6 will be available in four color options – Arte Black, Matte Black, Tempered blue, Silver, Gold, and Copper. It is expected that the standard version of Nokia 6 will be priced at Rs 21,000 (approximately) while the Arte Black and Gold color options will cost your more. We can see Nokia 6 in the Indian market by Q2 of this year.
Nokia is back with a significant lineup in a mid-range smartphone. The stylish look and feel will probably attract the old users and with a powerful performance it will surely give a tough competition to the existing models in the market. Let’s see how it performs in the market when launched in India.