HMD Global launched the Nokia X6 in China at an event in Beijing. The smartphone is the first one from the company to follow the trend of having a top-notch. The smartphone sports a 95% glass body with sleek bezels and is supposed to compete with mid-rangers like the Honor 7X, Xiaomi Redmi 5 Pro, and the Xiaomi Mi A2. It measures 147.2 x 70.98 x 7.99 and weighs 151 grams.
As for the specs, the Nokia X6 features a 5.8-inch 2.5D display with a resolution of FHD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels) and 19:9 aspect ratio with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Under the hood, it is powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset. It is available in three configurations: 4GB of RAM + 32 GB internal storage, 4GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage, and 6GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage. All variants have expandable memory options up to 256GB with a microSD card.
In the optics department, the smartphone sports a dual camera setup at the rear of a 16MP primary sensor, a 5MP secondary sensor of f/2.0 aperture, and a 1-micron pixel sensor. The front offers a 16MP camera with f/2.0 aperture for selfies. The cameras have AI features like optimized color contrast, depth of field and portrait lighting effects, HDR, and face recognition. The Nokia-exclusive Bothie mode is also there, along with Face Unlocking and a Do-not-disturb mode for gaming,
The smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3060 mAh battery with Quick Charge support. It comes bundled with an 18W charger, which the company claims charges up to 50% in half an hour. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, compass, gyroscope, and a circular fingerprint sensor at the rear.
The Nokia X6 is currently priced at CNY 1,299 (Rs 14,000 approx) and CNY 1,499 for the 4GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB variants, while the top 6GB variant comes with a price tag of CNY 1,699. The company is yet to announce the availability outside the Chinese markets.