Last month HMD Global launched the Nokia X6 in China which was the first Nokia smartphone to come with a top notch. Now the company has released an update for the device which gives users the ability to hide the top notch if they want. This feature is previously seen on OnePlus 6 and Huawei P20 and P20 Lite/ Pro smartphones. Additionally, important apps can also be hidden now.
Nokia users have posted images showing this new ability with a notch and after hiding it. The smartphone is a hit in China where it’s enjoying a massive sale. The smartphone’s recent appearance in the National Communications Commission (NCC) certification confirms that it will be launched in Taiwan too. The same Global variant with mode number TA-1103 has passed Bluetooth certification too.
As a recap, the Nokia X6 features s a 5.8 inch IPS LCD with a resolution of HD+ (1080 x2280 pixels) and an aspect ratio of 19:9 because of the top notch. Under the hood, it is powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset clocked at 1.8 GHz. It is offered in three memory configurations: 4 GB RAM + 32 GB internal storage, 4 GB RAM + 64 GB internal storage and 6 GB RAM + 64 GB internal storage. It measures 147.2 x 70.98 x 7.99 mm and weighs 151 grams.
In the optics department, the smartphone sports a dual camera setup on the rear consisting a 16 MP +5 MP configuration with f/2.0 and f/2.2 aperture respectively. It is stacked in a vertical arrangement on the center accompanied by a circular fingerprint sensor. On the front, it also offers a 16 MP camera for selfies and video calling. It will run on Android 8.1 Oreo and will be backed by a non-removable 3,060 mAh battery. It is available in Black, Blue and White colour variants.