HMD Global has finally announced the first Nokia Android smartphone. But now it seems that Nokia will soon launch few more Android smartphones at MWC.
A New Nokia Android Smartphone Spotted In Benchmark
Well, after much rumors and speculations, HMD Global has finally announced the first Nokia Android smartphone. The Nokia 6 has been launched in China and will only be available in the Chinese market only on JD.com.
If you are Indian and are waiting for the Nokia device to grab it, then you have to wait out for this one, as HMD Global mentioned in its release that there are no plans to release Nokia 6 in other markets.
Now let’s have a look at the specification of the new Nokia 6:-
- Display: 5.5-inch full HD screen with 2.5D Gorilla Glass shield
- Pixel density: 403 PPI (pixels per inch)
- OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Processor: 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon (MSM8937) 430 octa-core (Cortex-A53 x 8)
- GPU: Adreno 505
- Storage 64GB, up to 256GB
- Primary Camera: 16MP camera
- Front Camera: 8MP camera
- RAM: 4GB
- Battery: 3,000mAh;
- Standby mode: up to 768 hours
- Talk time: close to 18 hours
- Sensor: Fingerprint sensor
- Sound: Dolby Atmos sound system
- Connectivity: Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, Type C USB port, 3.5mm audio jack, A-GPS
- Price: ¥1699 in China (approx. $246/€233/Rs. 16,739) via JD Mall
Even the Finnish company Nokia is breaking all records with their latest Nokia 6 Android smartphone which is already a sensation. However, we all have to wait for longer time to grab Nokia device running Android. So, it’s generating a lot of interest.
Nokia already announced the smartphone in China and the device is up for pre-order for CNY 1699 which is less than Rs 20,000. According to some reports, Nokia 6 has been pre-ordered by over 2.5 lakh people in the country within 24 hours of the announcement.
Not only that, even during the flash sale on 19.1.2017 at JD.Com and over 100,000 thousand people pre-ordered the device in a 60-second (which was held yesterday). As we mentioned, this is a unique device of the Chinese market and costs about $245.
However, recently, a new benchmark run of a new Nokia prototype which possibly revealed one of those upcoming devices from Nokia, while this one expected to be lower-end device than the Nokia 6 though it has the similar Snapdragon 430 chipset which is already present in Nokia 6 but the company lessened other specs.
So, now if we talk about the specs of this listed device which is codenamed “Heart”, as stated by the GFXBench this new Nokia device is going to feature 5.2-inch display, a 12 or 13 MP rear camera along with the 8 MP front camera, 16GB internal storage, 2GB of RAM and of course no doubt it will run the latest version of Android OS which is Android 7.0 Nougat. While if we talk about the price, then the price is expected to be lower than the Nokia 6 which will be around $150 to $200.