Nokia resurfaces in the smartphone scene with Nokia 6.
It has been a long time coming. Iconic smartphone brand, Nokia, returns to the mobile scene with Nokia 6 smartphone. This time the handset is powered by the latest iteration of Android mobile operating system, Nougat.
The Nokia 6
The Nokia 6 is now official in China hitting the midrange department with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset. This release has HMD Global on top; the company owns the licensing rights using the Nokia brand in mobile phones.
So what do we have here? Aside from the SD 430 SoC, the Nokia 6 packs a 5.5-inch full HD display, octa-core CPU, Adreno 505 GPU and 4GB of RAM. There’s also a 64GB native storage to give room for multimedia files.
In the camera department, the Nokia 6 includes a capable 16MP rear shooter with f/2.0 aperture, laser AF and Phase detection AF. The handset also supports Quick Charge 3.0 and 8MP front-facing shooter.
As for the price, the Nokia 6 is available at CNY 1699. For the purpose of comparison, it is approximately Php 12,100 if we are to consider the current exchange rate. There's no word yet if the partnership will bring the handset to the Philippines. If ever they do, it'll delight millions of Filipino Nokia fans.
Nokia 6 Specs
154 x 75.8 x 7.85 mm
5.5-inch 1980 x 1080p Full HD IPS LCD display
2.5D glass, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Snapdragon 430 SoC
64-bit octa-core CPU
Adreno 505 GPU
64GB internal storage
Expandable up to 128GB via microSD
16MP rear camera, Laser AF, Phase Detection AF
Dual-tone flash with f/2.0 aperture
8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
Quick Charge 3.0
Android 7.0 Nougat