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Nokia X6 goes official with notched display, dual-camera

Nokia X6 goes official with notched display, dual-camera

Just yesterday, HMD Global showcased the all-new Nokia X6 alongside the other newly launched smartphones. There is also a notch on the display, which is the reason why the smartphone has a taller aspect ratio.

A 16MP + 5MP dual camera combination clicks photos from the rear, enhanced with HDR support and artificial intelligence. Dubbed as Nokia X6, the smartphone will go on sale in China from 21st May, for a starting price of 1,299 Yuan, which roughly converts to $204. The latter boasts 95% glass coverage and metal side frame.

The Nokia X6 sports a 5.8-inch FHD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels) show with 19:9 viewpoint proportion secured a by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 layer to finish everything. The screen cutout on the 5.8-inch Nokia X6 is unsurprisingly smaller than the iPhone X's Face ID-supporting component, accommodating a more than respectable 16MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and obligatory AI tricks.

The Nokia X6, earlier rumored to be called Nokia X is a mid-range smartphone powered by the Snapdragon 636 chipset and will be offered in three variants based on RAM and storage configurations. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. Coming to the camera department, the smartphone features a dual camera setup, having a 16-megapixel RGB primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture and a 5-megapixel secondary monochrome sensor with f/2.2 aperture. The front houses as a 16MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture. Nokia X6 launches on the same day as the OnePlus 6, though the phone is limited to China for now. It comes in Black, Dark Blue, and Silver colour options.

Last month, HMD Global had showcased the upcoming Nokia X6 smartphone at an event held in China. At the same time, 4GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant will be sold at CNY 1,499 (about 16,000 INR). We can also see the Nokia branding on the front and rear of the device. The 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs 18,999 and will be available via Amazon India. A 3,000mAh battery completes the package. 4, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS+Glonass, USB Type-C and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Stay tuned for more tech news and updates.