Nokia 6 (2018) With Snapdragon 630 SoC Goes on Sale in India at Rs. 16,999

Nokia 6 (2018) With Snapdragon 630 SoC Goes on Sale in India at Rs. 16,999

Nokia 6 (2018) With Snapdragon 630 SoC Goes on Sale in India at Rs. 16,999

by April 7, 2018

Nokia 6 (2018)

One of HMD Global’s latest smartphones, Nokia 6 (2018), is now available on sale in India. The smartphone was globally unveiled at MWC 2018 in February at Barcelona, Spain but had first been launched in China in January 2018. The phone is priced at Rs. 16,999 and can be purchased from select offline stores (Croma, Reliance, Sangeetha, Big C etc.) and Nokia’s own website in India- the Nokia Mobile Shop. Unlike most other smartphone manufacturers that sell the device exclusively online, HMD Global has launched the Nokia 6 (2018) as an offline exclusive one. Customers with Airtel netwrok will get Rs. 2000 cashback as a part of the ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative and the effective price of the device will become Rs. 14,999 instead of Rs. 16,999. In addition, ICICI bank customers will get extra 5 per cent cashback on buying the Nokia 6 (2018) by May 31, 2018. Some of the other offers include- 25 percent discount on domestic hotels booking at MakeMyTrip and zero cost EMI for purchases done using the credit cards and Bajaj FinServ.

The phone will be available in three colour options- Black/Copper, White/Iron and Blue/Gold. It measures 148.8×75.8×8.15mm.

Nokia 6 (2018) Specifications:

The Nokia 6 (2018) sports a 5.5-inch full-HD IPS LCD display with 1080×1920 pixels resolution and aspect ratio of 16:9. The display comes with Gorilla Glass protection. Under the hood, there’s an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC that powers the device along with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. The 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage variant is expected to be launched in India soon. The phone ships with Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box and has been launched under Android One program by Google that ensures faster updates.

In terms of optics, there’s a 16MP camera at the rear with a dual-tone LED flash, a f/2.0 aperture and ZEISS optics. Whereas, the front hosts an 8MP fixed focus camera with a f/2.0 aperture for selfies. For connectivity there’s Connectivity 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, 3.5mm headphone jack, FM radio, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C (v2.0). The device also has dual-SIM support.

The device is backed by a 3000mAh battery that can offer up to 16 hours of talk time and 507 hours of standby.