HMD Global is working tirelessly to ensure that Nokia becomes a household name in the smartphone market by introducing sleek devices. The Nokia X6 is one of those devices and it comes with an amazing design and specs that compliment it.
Nokia X6 smartphone was launched in May 2018. The phone comes with a 5.80-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2280 pixels.
Nokia X6 key features and Specs
The Nokia X6 is the latest X-series smartphone offered by the Finnish smartphone vendor. The device is the first from Nokia to feature a notched-scree design which was popularised by Apple. The smartphone also sports a fingerprint reader which is slotted at the back below the dual rear camera setup.
On the front side, the Nokia X6 is fitted with a 5.8-inch bezel-less display having a FHD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. The display is shielded by a Corning Gorilla Glass against accidental damage and scratches. Design-wise, the X6 is made out of glass which feels premium in hands. The back of the phone houses vertical camera setup and a fingerprint scanner below it. Both are located in the middle. Sensors located on the device include accelerometer, proximity sensor, magnetometer and gyroscope. The Nokia X6 ships in three attractive color variants i.e. Black, Blue and White.
The device has got a tall (19:9) 5.8″ display with a sure to be divisive cutout, a metal frame, and an attractive curved glass back with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. It’s also got dual cameras on the back — a main 16MP sensor with autofocus, and f/2.0 aperture, plus a 5MP black and white lens (also f/2.0).
The X6 uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor with either 4 or 6GB of RAM. The 4GB model comes with either 32 or 64GB of storage, but the 6GB option seems to only come in a 64GB flavor. There’s also microSD card support up to 256GB. The display is only FHD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels), but it’s protected by Gorilla Glass 3. Thankfully, it does include a headphone jack as well as a USB-C port for charging the modest 3,060mAh battery.
The Nokia X6 runs on a 3060 mAh non-removable battery coupled with Quick charge 3.0 for fast charging. As for connectivity, this phone offers dual SIM functionality and networking options include 4G LTE, 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth and VoLTE.
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, May|
|BODY||Dimensions||147.2 x 71 x 8 mm (5.80 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||153 g (5.40 oz)|
|Build||Front/rear glass, aluminum frame|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.8 inches, 84.0 cm2 (~80.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~435 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4/6 GB RAM or 32 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||Dual: 16 MP (f/2.0, 1.0µm, PDAF, giro-EIS) + 5 MP (f/2.2, 1.2µm, no AF, depth sensor), dual-LED dual-tone flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR|
|Secondary||16 MP (f/2.0, 1.0µm)|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Ion 3060 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Blue, White|
|Price||About 250 EUR|
The device costs about GHC 1040.
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