HMD today has introduced Nokia 6 for the year 2018 a successor to Nokia 6 launched last year. This year Nokia 6 has come with a slight change in design along with an upgrade in processor.
Just like last year, this year too Nokia 6 will be first launching in China. Last year Nokia 6 was exclusive to JD.com while Nokia 6 (2018) is online exclusive to Suning.
The Nokia 6 (2018) comes in 32GB and 64GB storage variant and is priced at 1499 Yuan and 1699 Yuan respectively.
The design of Nokia 6 (2018) is similar to that of last year like the metal unibody with chamfered edges along with some minor changes. There is no Fingerprint Scanner on the front instead it is now located at the back of the device below the camera. you can find on-screen navigation buttons at the front.
The device has a 5.5-inch Full HD display(1920 x 1080 pixels) with 16:9 aspect ratio. Nokia 6 (2018) is powered by Snapdragon 630 processor with Adreno 508 GPU. The device has 4GB of ram and will be available in 32GB AND 64GB storage variant. There is a MicroSD card slot which can give you access to extra storage up to 128GB.
The device comes with Android Nougat 7.1.1 right out of the box and promising update to Oreo soon.
In the Camera department, the Nokia 6 (2018) comes with a 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and an 8MP front camera with the same f/2.0 aperture. Nokia 6 has 3000mAh non-removable battery.
Other Connectivity options on the Nokia 6 (2018) include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port.
Nokia 6 (2018) Specifications
- Dimensions: 148.8 × 75.8 × 8.15-8.6mm; Weight: 172g
- 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display, 2.5D curved glass, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 14nm Octa-Core Mobile Platform clocked at 2.2 GHz, Adreno 508 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 32/64GB (eMMC 5.1) internal memory, expandable up to 128GB with microSD
- Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
- Hybrid Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C
- Rear Camera: 16MP, dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, 1.0um pixel size, f/2.0 aperture
- Front Camera: 8MP, 1.12-pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, 84° wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3000mAh built-in battery with fast charging
The Nokia 6 will be available in two colour options — Black and Silver, the 32GB and 64GB storage variant and is priced at 1499 Yuan and 1699 Yuan respectively. There is no specific detail from HMD Global for the availability of this device globally.