HMD Global is set to launch Nokia 6(2018) as an upgrade from last year’s Nokia 6 smartphone. The device looks similar with its predecessor but few modifications in minor areas.
Some Nokia fans will be disappointed with this 2018 model because there is no edge-to-edge display and there is no dual camera either this phone. The main camera does have OZO audio recording for video.
This latest Nokia 6 model is powered by an Octa-core 2.2GHz processor and 4GB RAM. The phone runs on Android 7 Nougat but may receive update for newer versions later.
PRICE AND WHERE TO BUY NOKIA 6 (2018)
Once available, the phone will be expected to cost around *ďRs. 17,999 (About N102,000 in Nigeria). You can purchase it from accredited Nokia stores around you.
NOKIA 6 (2018) SPECIFICATIONS AND PRICE
GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Announced 2018, January
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, January
Dimensions 148.8 x 75.8 x 8.2 mm (5.86 x 2.98 x 0.32 in)
Weight 172 g (6.07 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 82.6 cm2 (~73.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
CPU Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 508
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Primary 16 MP (f/2.0, 1.0 µm), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Secondary 8 MP (f/2.0, 1.12 µm), autofocus, 1080p
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
– Dolby Atmos sound enhancement
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
– Fast battery charging
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Colors White, Black
Price tag: 102,000 Naira.
The phone is cool but the price is ….
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