Nokia is back! Nokia has finally made its comeback in the smartphone industry. The company is now back with a bang by launching Nokia 6. Nokia was used to be one of the world’s biggest cellular device manufacturers, but it fell behind with the advent of iPhone & Android phones. Microsoft purchased Nokia in 2014. In 2016, Finnish company got hold of Microsoft’s feature phone business and also got a licensing agreement which allows the company to produce smartphones under the Nokia brand.
The device was released in January and is sold in China only at approximately 1700 Yuan (approximate 26000 PKR). Nokia 6 is a mid-range Android phone built out of premium materials. It is a typical feature set such as 5.5 inches full HD display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass. Additionally, it has 4GB RAM, a 64GB internal memory which is expandable up to 128 GB, 16 megapixels rear camera and 8 megapixels front camera and with a battery of 3000mAh non-removable battery.
The Nokia 6 runs Android 7.0. It is a dual SIM smartphone with connectivity options including WIFI, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
The detailed specifications are:
|Release date||January 2017|
|Dimensions (mm)||154.00 x 75.80 x 8.40 mm|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3000|
|Screen size (inches)||5.50|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||403|
|Processor||1.4 GHz octa-core|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128|
|Operating System||Android 7.0|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.10|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|
Nokia 6 is more than just specifications so let’s see how things pan out. Although, the company has not declared any information about the US availability of the device. But the company will be present at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona in February and then will unveil its high-end device, the Nokia 6, to the world.