HMD Global is all set to introduce its Nokia X6 for the global market as Nokia 6.1 Plus. The company is reported to introduce the global variant on July 19 and it seems that we might also have timeframe for the Indian launch.
According to a report by NokiaPowerUser, the brand is planning to launch the device during August and September period. Sources close to the development told the publication that the launch date of the phone has not being finalized. However, they are hearing that the phone will not arrive before the month of August. This means that the launch might happen in the month of September. Further, the report highlights that the phone could be launched in Malaysia in month of August.
This is the first smartphone from HMD Global that comes loaded with iPhone X-like notch. The phone features a glass body and comes loaded with a 5.8-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels, 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by the latest octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset clocked at 1.8 GHz along with Adreno 509 GPU.
Nokia X6 features 4GB/6GB of RAM and 32/64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via micro SD card slot. The phone features dual rear camera setup with a combination of 16-megapixel primary sensor and 5-megapixel secondary monochrome lens with f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixel size. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. The company boasts that the cameras come with AI features and HDR support. Further, the phone comes loaded with bothie feature, which basically utilises both front and rear cameras to capture a picture.
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. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and it features fingerprint sensor at the back panel and bears Face unlock feature as well. On the connectivity front, the Nokia X6 supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, dual-SIM and USB Type-C port. The phone measures 147.2×70.98×7.99mm and weigh 151 grams.