Nokia 6 review: Experience Android Power

Nokia 6 review

Nokia is once again back in smartphone industry. The credit goes to HMD (Finnish startup) who signed deal for 10 years to make it once again an iconic brand. Among the four smartphones that Nokia announced, Nokia 6 is the top smartphone releasing on 10th July. We have recently seen fourth feature phone Nokia 3310 focusing mainly on build quality with simple UI at affordable price.

Nokia 6 has 5.5-inch with Full HD display and comprises of 3GB RAM, 16MP rear/back camera, 8 MP front camera, 3,000mAh battery, snapdragon 430 chipset also has fingerprint scanner.

Nokia 6 Release date and price

New Nokia 6 is expected to be priced $229 making it an affordable phone in market. If we look at the specs then its an ideal phone to go for that does not cost your pocket much. However, if your budget is little bit more than it is suggested to go for Nokia 6 Arte Black Special edition that has nice glossy piano black rear with 64GB of internal storage and 4GB RAM. The phone is expected to launch in US on July 10 of this year. This smartphone will only be sold by Amazon.

Nokia 6 display and design

Nokia 6 smartphone has been designed and crafted with single block of aluminium providing a premium phone within your budget price. The dimensions of the phone is 154 x 75.8 x 75.8mm that fits completely in hands making it very easy to use. However, it has been noticed that flat side of Nokia is not much comfortable just like many other rounded edged smartphones. This can be noticed when the phone is in hands for longer time period. This new Nokia smartphone is available in four colors – silver, matte black, tempered blue and copper including Arte Black special edition.

Nokia 6 Performance and Interface

Android users will be happy to hear that Nokia 6 runs on Android 7 Nougat. The OS is neat and clean with no clunky overlay and no bloatware’s (pre installed in other phones). Nokia has now decided to go with Android OS, this is the choice that people have been waiting for many years. According to “Techradar” Nokia 6 has easy navigation including smooth performance.

This new phone by Nokia holds Snapdragon 430 processor with 3GB of RAM (4GB provided in Arte Black edition). Much tests has not been performed as it’s an entry level phone but we promise to provide full indepth review in near future.

Many users prefer high internal storage phones so for them there is a good news as internal storage of Nokia 6 has 32GB of storage space which can be extended upto 128GB.

Nokia 6 Camera and Battery

Nokia 6 Camera Sample

Nokia 6 Camera Image sample. Credit – CNET

Talking about battery of the phone, it has got 3,000mAh battery that is expected to last a single day on single charge. At the back side of the side decent 16MP camera that provides HDR and dual tone flash. At front side of phone 8MP selfie camera has been provided that captures beautiful selfies.

Nokia 6 Full specifications

Nokia 6 Verdict

Nokia 6 is indeed a nice android smartphone within affordable price consisting of great design and better spec sheet. Also using Android 7 Nougat it is clear that software updates will be promptly.

The only thing to see in our upcoming in-depth review after launch is that if it succeeds in heavy lifting multitasking. However, Nokia’s return at initial stage looks positive.

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