HMD Global has finally put rest to all rumors and made the Nokia X6 global variant official. Initially rumored to launch first in Hong Kong, we have posted an article that this phone will be called the Nokia 6.1 Plus. It turns out that initial rumors were accurate.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus has officially launched in Hong Kong with the Android One on-board. This means that the device is certified by Google to provide a pure Android experience with zero bloatware and fastest system updates. The 6.1 Plus has all the specifications and design similar to the Nokia X6.
Nokia 6.1 Plus price and availability
Nokia 6.1 Plus has been made official in Hong Kong, and it is priced at HKD 2,288 (roughly 291$). The smartphone will be made available in Hong Kong on July 24 in blue and white color options. Please follow this blog for more details on its global launch.
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Nokia 6.1 Plus specs
Nokia 6.1 Plus sports a 5.86-inch notched with a Full HD+ resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio with 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. The Snapdragon 636 and 4GB RAM gives more boost in terms of performance.
The Nokia 6.1 Plus bears a dual rear camera setup with a primary 16MP sensor and a secondary 5MP monochrome sensor, sporting an f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixels. On the front, it offers a 16-megapixel camera with the same f/2.0 aperture and 1-micron pixel sensor. The company is touting the presence of AI features for improved photography (with features such as optimized color contrast, depth of field and portrait lighting effects, as well face recognition), as well as HDR support.
It also offers the Bothie feature, letting users take photos and videos using front and rear cameras simultaneously. It also supports Face Unlock which is very useful for those who don’t want to enter their passwords.
- Display: 5.86 inch HD display with a notch, 2.5D Gorilla glass
- Dimension: 149.5 x 71.9 x 8mm
- Chipset: Snapdragon 636
- Camera: 16MP+5MP rear camera with EIS; f/2.0 + f/2.2 and 16MP front f/2.0
- Storage: 4GB/6GB RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage (up to 256GB)
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, NFC, BT 5.0, GPS, LTE
- Battery: 3060mAh non-removable, Quickcharge 4
- Ports: USB Type C with Fast charging
- Sensors: Acceleromoter, Fingerprint sensor, ALS, proximity
- SIM Slot: Dual SIM + card slot
- Others: Single speaker with amp, 2 mics, 3.5mm jack, IP 5/2 certified, Quick charge 4.0