Is the Nokia X6 Cannibalizing the Nokia 6 Series?

Nokia X6 launch today, teaser highlights iPhone X display style

Nokia X6: What we know so far

HMD Global has today launched its new smartphone at a launch event in Beijing, China. There is also a notch on the display, which is the reason why the smartphone has a taller aspect ratio. It points out that Nokia X6 is likely to be a China exclusive. The fingerprint sensor is placed on the back which has a glossy finish thanks to an all-glass design.

The Nokia X6 has a 5.8 inch TFT display with a 2280 x 1080 px resolution. The modern 19:9 display has a whopping 95% screen-to-body ratio and is protected under Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The octa-core processor is paired with either of 6GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB storage options along with microSD card expansion.

The back panel also houses a dual-camera setup consisting of a standard 16MP unit with f/2.0 aperture and a 5MP monochrome sensor with f/2.2 lens.

The smartphone is juiced up by a 3060mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 that can charge the device from 0 to 50 percent in 30 minutes.

To recap, Nokia X6 comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 along with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

The Nokia X6 comes in Blue, Black and Silver colors. Rs 16,000) for 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, while the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage option is priced at 1,699 Yuan (approx.

The report speculates that HMD Global may have opted to emulate old Nokia's strategy of launching devices under the N-series, X-series and the C-series. It also features "Bothie" mode for using front and rear cameras simultaneousl. The 6GB RAM and 64GB storage version will cost Yuan 1699 which is almost Rs 18,100. There is also AI integration to help the camera recognise objects and deliver better results. It measures 147.20 x 70.98 x 8.59 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 151.00 grams. It includes WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac for connectivity, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+Beidou as well for connectivity. The premium 6GB variant with 64GB of inbuilt storage comes with a price tag of CYN 1,699 (Rs 18,100 approximately). Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more details!

Latest News