Nokia 6 (2018) with Snapdragon 630 SoC launched at MWC 2018


As promised, HMD Global has released a series of new smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. The new Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone is also announced by the giant with a set of improved features and specifications of the current technology scenario. 

Nokia 6 (2018) was already unveiled in China earlier this year and now, it is officially announced for various markets around the world. The Global variant of Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone is basically a part of Android One program which will receive regular and timely software updates compare to the other Android devices.

As far as the specifications of this phone are concerned, the new Nokia 6 (2018) sports a 5.5 Inch full-HD IPS display with 1080×1920 pixels of screen resolution. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 5 Protection.

The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC. There will be two independent variants of the device available in the market with 3GB and 4GB of RAM with 32GB and 64GB of Storage Memory respectively. The device also features and expansion option to expand the memory upto 128GB by using a microSD card.

Furthermore, the device runs on an Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. The device will be available with Single SIM and Dual SIM variants for different regions around the world.

On the camera front, the new Nokia 6 (2018) sports a 16 Megapixel rear camera with PDAF. It comes with dual Tone LED flash and Zeiss optics. The phone also features an 8 Megapixel of front facing camera as selfie shooter camera with fixed focus. You can take perfect selfies and can make full HD video calls through the camera. You can even record a quality video through the front facing camera of the device.

If we talk about the connectivity options, the device includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, FM radio, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C connectivity options. It also features 3.5mm AudioJack as well. The device has a single speaker with instant smart amplifier which offers great output. It has 2 mics for better communication.

The Nokia 6 (2018) is backed up by a 3,000 mAh of battery capacity. According to the company, it offers 16 hours of talk time, and up to 507 hours of standby time which is indeed a good capacity compare to other same range of smartphones.

If we talk about the pricing and availability, the new Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone is priced at EUR 279. The device will be available in the market from the coming April month, however the exact release date of this new Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone is not yet revealed by the officials.

Furthermore, the Nokia 6 (2018) smartphone will be available in the market with three different color options. It will be available in Black Copper, White Iron and Blue Gold color options. The company will launch this phone with two variants, 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM with different price tags. You can choose the right edition which is suitable for you.

Apart from Nokia 6 (2018), HMD Global has also announced the Nokia 7 Plus smartphone. The company has introduced the new Nokia 8 Sirroco edition as a premium flagship smartphone for the people who are looking for a new high-end smartphone. The giant has also launched the Nokia 8110 4G smartphone with slider. The giant has also unveiled the new Nokia 1 Android Go edition smartphone as an entry-level smartphone at MWC 2018.

So all in one, HMD Global has announced a bunch of new smartphones for all kinds of people around the world. All these smartphones will soon be available for purchase in various markets. The giant will reveal more information about the availability of them very soon.