HMD Global-owned Nokia has launched Nokia X6 series smartphone in China at an event in Beijing on Wednesday. Nokia X6 is the first smartphone from the Nokia brand to feature the iPhone X-like notch display design. Nokia X6 also has the dual rear camera setup with AI and HDR features on the back and design with 95% of its body covered in glass. other highlights of Nokia X6 include an 19:9 ratio display i.e 5.8-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. Nokia X6 also powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC, coupled with either 4GB or 6GB of RAM.
The Nokia X6 bears a dual rear camera setup with a primary 16-megapixel sensor and a secondary 5-megapixel monochrome sensor, sporting an f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels. On the front, it offers a 16-megapixel camera with the same f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixel sensor. The company is touting the presence of AI features for improved photography (with features such as optimised colour contrast, depth of field and portrait lighting effects, as well face recognition), as well as HDR support.It also supports Face Unlock feature.
Nokia X6 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box and the smartphone will also be upgraded to the upcoming Android P OS. Connectivity options on the Nokia X6 include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, FM Radio, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. The Nokia X6 is fuelled by a 3,060mAh battery along with support for fast charge. And also Nokia X6 comes with a rear fingerprint sensor on the rear panel for ease of use.
Nokia X6 price:
Nokia X6 starts at CNY 1,299 (Rs 13,800 approximately) for the base variant with 4GB RAM, 32GB storage. The mid variant will retail at CNY 1,499 (Rs 16,000 approximately) for the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage . The top model with 6GB RAM, 64GB storage comes with a price tag of CNY 1,699 (Rs 18,100 approximately). The smartphone will be available on JD.com, Suning.com, and Tmall.com, with reservations opening today. Exact availability is still not known.
Nokia X6 specifications:
Display: 5.8-inch full HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D curved glass. 95% covered in glass.
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor.
Storage: 4GB/6GB RAM, 32GB/64GB storage – expandable up to 256GB.
Camera: Rear – dual 5-megapixel and 16-megapixel cameras with live bokeh mode. Front camera – 16-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture.
Battery: 3,060mAh battery.
Special features: Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, FM Radio, USB Type-C port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.