Jan 13, 2017 01:08 AM EST
Nokia 6: The Company's First Android Phone to Arrive on Jan. 19; Will It Dethrone Google Pixel?
Nokia makes a comeback in smartphone industry with a brand new Operating System. The Android-based Nokia 6 has been leaked in an unboxing video ahead of launch.
Nokia 6 : Android Phone Unboxed ahead of Launch
A recently leaked video of Nokia 6 unboxing shows off how durable the smartphone is. In the video, the phone's back and front panels are used for cracking walnuts, Android Headlines reported. Nokia 6 is encased in 6000 aluminum series - making it a tough contender in premium segment.
Nokia 6 Full Specifications
The Nokia's very first Android Phone runs Android Nougat out of the box and packs 5.5-inch display with Snapdragon 430 under the hood. It has a generous 4 GB RAM, 64 GB inbuilt storage and 3000 mAh battery, according to Pocket-Lint. The camera front packs 16 MP rear shooter and 8 MP selfie shooter.
While there has been no hands-on review on the features, Nokia 6 supports Dolby Atmos for audio enhancer. It should be able to deliver excellent audio quality with 3D sound effect. HMD Global - the Finnish startup who develops the device - has claimed that Nokia 6 can bring 6 db louder sound than average amplifier, Android Authority reported.
Will Nokia Dethrone Google Pixel or Samsung?
It can be argued that Nokia is making a smooth comeback with Nokia 6 as the handset offers decent mid-ranger specs. It can be argued that the Finnish company could be planning to introduce more high-end devices in the near future.
As of this moment, the Snapdragon 430 and the average optics may be comparable to budget phones such as Xiaomi Redmi 3S.
Nokia 6 Release Date
Nokia sets the date on Jan. 19 for Nokia 6 release in China.