Nokia 6 Launched By HMD Global – Details, Specs & Features
As an early New year surprise, HMD Global has launched the first come back smartphone – Nokia 6. The unveiling took place in China on 15th Jan 2017, and may also launch in India at a later date.
To keep things simple and easy Nokia is calling the new phone as Nokia 6. Notably, the mobile will be available for CNY 1699 or Rs. 17000 or USD 250.
This is the first Nokia branded phone from HMD, and it is initially available only in China. Nokia shared all the details, specs along with some images.
Additionally, HMD Global has specified that the smartphone will be available exclusively from JD.com.
Note:- HMD global acquired Nokia Brand Licencing from Microsoft in 2016, and will henceforth manufacture and launch new Nokia smartphones globally.
Nokia 6 – Specs and Top Features
For starters, Aluminum 6000 series material used to make the Nokia 6. And HMD states it takes 55 minutes to manufacture one device from a single block of aluminum.
Consequently, we get a uni-body design with the highest quality, an immaculate fit, and superb finish.
The phone looks stunning from the images, shared by HMD. Further, the Nokia 6 comes with 5.5 Inch IPS LCD display with Full HD resolution.There is even a 2.5 D Curve glass surface on top.
Powering the phone is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Octa-Core processor and it comes with 4 GB of RAM. Additionally, it has 32 GB of internal storage and the phone is loaded with the latest Android Nougat 7.0 from Google. Also, the phone will get the upcoming Google OS update – Android Oreo in later in the year.
Notably, it comes with incredible sound and supports Dolby Atmos to entice the audiophiles.
For imaging, Nokia 6 has a 16 Mega Pixel rear camera with Phase Detection Auto Focus. Besides, there is an 8 MP front selfie camera for clicking selfies. The rear camera has f/2.0 aperture and can take detailed shots in low light conditions, as per HMD.
Furthermore, there is a 3000 mAH capacity battery, it is not too large considering the screen size. Lastly, the phone comes with Dual-Sim 4G Volte support and Micro-USB port.
While this is the first smartphone from HMD, we can expect many more devices in 2017 including the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 7. Also can read about India launch – Nokia 6 Launched on Amazon Price Rs 14999 (Sale 23 Aug).
Nokia 6 Crosses 1 Million Registrations
HMD Global started registration for Nokia 6 in China 8 days back and it is already a rage. The flash sale starts on 19th January. On the very first day, it got a mind-blowing 2,50,000 registrations.
In fact, the number of registrations crossed 1 million yesterday. And to be precise at the time of writing this article, it has crossed 1,212,781 registrations. Fans all over the world are excited about the return of Nokia, and it is probably true, a lot of fans may not get it in the first sale.
Moreover, it is quite likely that the number of registrations hit 1.5 million before the January 19 sale.
Source – Press Release HMD Global