Nokia 6 is the first Android smartphone from the Finnish giant. The former market leader has marked its re-entry in the smartphone world with a budget Android smartphone. Nokia has plans to launch 6-7 new Android smartphones in 2017. The first smartphone in this lineup is the Nokia 6, hitting the mid-range with decent specs and price.

HMD Global has licensed the Nokia brand name for use with smartphones. It is made up of former Nokia veteran employees.

Nokia 6 Specifications

The Nokia 6 comes with a 5.5 inch full HD in-cell IPS LCD display, resulting in a pixel density of ~401 PPI. This is a pretty standard spec that we have seen from almost every other company. The display features a 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass for an improved viewing experience.

Nokia 6

The device features an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and Adreno 505 GPU. The phone features 4 GB RAM, which should be more than sufficient for almost every user. The internal storage is fixed at 64 GB, which can be expanded up to 128 GB using a microSD card.

Coming to the imaging, the Nokia 6 comes with a 16 MP camera on the back with an f/2.0 aperture, Phase Detection Autofocus and dual LED flash. The device also features an 8 MP front camera with an 84˚ wide angle lens and 1.12um pixel size.

Other features include a fingerprint sensor on the front, which also doubles up as the home button. The phone comes with capacitive navigation buttons. Nokia 6 also comes with dual speakers – one on the top and the other at the bottom. It features smart amplifier chips, apart from Dolby Atmos for enhanced sound.

Nokia 6

Connectivity options on the phone include dual SIM, 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. The phone is powered by a 3000 mAh battery.

Pricing And Availability

HMD will be selling the Nokia 6 in China for now. The phone is priced at CNY 1699, which is approximately $245 or Rs. 16,800. The phone will be exclusive to China, but it is a significant pointer as to what you can expect from future Nokia Android phones.

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