Nokia Is Back With Nokia 6 Having Android

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
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 154.00 x 75.80 x 8.40 mm
Weight (g) 169.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Removable battery No


Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 403


Processor 1.4 GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
Internal storage 64GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128


Rear camera 16-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 8-megapixel


Operating System Android 7.0


Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.10
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2


Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No


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.




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