There are many inventions that have changed the life of the users, and among such inventions, one must consider the smartphone first. The operative system such as Android has made it too easy to carry out numerous activities with a smartphone in this age. Considering the demand in the market, the makers have a lot of models introduced in the market. There are different models that can help the users in different ways when it comes to carrying out different activities. There are many brands that hold different market share in the field of the smartphone. One of the known brands is Nokia Corporation.
Nokia is known as one of the oldest brands in the Smartphone arena. It has manufactured one of the best phones in the market with splendid looks and impeccable features. Nokia was ahead of its time in all aspects. After the introduction of Smartphone in the market, Nokia lost its foot.
However, the brand redeemed itself a couple of years ago by launching amazing Smartphones in the market which gave a tough fight to Samsung, Moto, Xiaomi, and Lenovo. There’s no looking back for the brand since then. Nokia is synonymous with quality and brand value, and it has successfully maintained the same till date.
This time across the brand is all set to unveil its latest device with Nokia 6. This model will probably launch in the market by the end of July 2017. It has already captured huge attention even before its launch.
It is interesting to know the device before its release. However, one must note here that there is not much information released by the company officially about the device, and hence the specifications, features, and price provided here are on the basis of the information got by experts from some of the reliable sources in the market.
Display and screen
The Nokia 6 flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD screen. It comes with an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen which responds well to multi-touch. This model offers a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with 401 pixels per inch. The device dimension is 154 x 75.8 x 7.8 mm,and as dimensions, theyare considered good in class. The device weighs around 169 grams which make the device heavier and makes it a drawback for the device in comparison to others. The device is made of a full metal body. The corning gorilla glass V3 offers optimum protection to the screen from breakage. One can find Nokia 6 in colour variants of Copper, Silver, Tempered blue, Arte black and Matte black. This model has 71.27% screen to body ratio which is also considered as good one in the industry. Hence, those who love to have an effective mobile with a big screen, this is the best choice.
The device is expected to run on the latest Android version 7.1.1 Nougat. It is equipped with a powerful processor in the form of Octa-core 1.4 GHz, Cortex A-53. It is also equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 chipset.
The Nokia 6 comes with a 3GB RAM which enables smooth functioning of the device. The RAM offered by Nokia6 is considered the best in class.
For the smartphone users, the front, as well as back camera with good quality, are much required. As the brand is known to offer the best of the features to the buyers, it has maintained the legacy of this model also. The Nokia 6 comes with an amazing camera. In fact, the camera is one of the most remarkable features of the device. The Nokia 6 camera comes with a whopping 16MP rear camera which is best in its class. It comes with phase detection autofocus, 2.0 f aperture and dual tone LED flash. It offers an image resolution of 4616 x 3464 pixels.
Other settings of the device include ISO control, HDR, Exposure compensation, Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Touch to focus, Auto flash and Face Detection. It offers video recording at 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps.
The device comes with an equally amazing front camera with 8 MP and 2.0 f aperture, which is considered as best in class. However, the front camera does not have any flash.
Storage and battery
The Nokia 6 does not fail to impress on the battery and storage front as well. The device has got an internal memory of 32 GB which is commendable for a device in mid segment. The external memory of the device can be expanded up to 128GB with the help of micro SD card. The model also supports OTG, and hence for the users, the storage can never be an issue at all.
The device comes with a powerful battery. It is powered by a non-removable 3000 mAh Li-ion battery. It is a non-replaceable by user battery which means the brand is sure that the device will not lag at all.
The device comes with a dual SIM connection with Nano and Nano Hybrid SIM socket. The device supports 2G, 3G, and 4G network along with GSM, GPRS, and EDGE. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, GPS, FM Radio and USB connectivity. For the modern users who love to use gesture control, there is also NFC feature provided in this device which is usually availed in the premium models only.
The device is enabled with front mounted Fingerprint sensor, Proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, and Compass.
The Nokia 6 price in India will be around Rs15000 as per the market sources and positions the device in the mid-segment. The brand has offered beautiful features in this range also which will surely turn the customers to it.
The deviceis considered as one of the most awaited phones of the year. The device is equipped with amazing looks and display along with a robust configuration. The powerful battery and storage are other plus points of the device. The camera is one of the remarkable features of Nokia 6. Overall, the device seems promising, but one will have to wait till launch for the performance aspect.