HMD International Teases Launch of ‘Charged Up’ Nokia Smartphone for Might 29
HMD Global has began teasing a brand new Nokia telephone launch for Might 29. The Finnish firm makes use of hashtag #ChargedUp to counsel a handset or a number of handsets with a big battery. We might assume the awaited international variant of the Nokia X6 because the showstopper of the occasion. The primary Nokia X sequence mannequin comes with Fast Cost three.zero that helps ship 50 p.c of energy in 30 minutes. Some earlier speculations, nonetheless, hinted at the arrival of the Nokia 2, Nokia 3, and Nokia 5 refreshes which can be more likely to improve the consumer expertise over final yr’s respective fashions. The brand new teaser emerges simply in per week’s time after the corporate raised $100 million (roughly Rs. 677 crores) to spice up its progress.
In accordance with the teaser posted from the official Nokia Cell account on Twitter, the Might 29 launch is going on in Moscow at 7:40pm MSK (10:10pm IST). The teaser does not affirm any explicit mannequin that HMD is ready to launch this time. Nonetheless, the #ChargedUp hashtag means that the corporate is pointing to an enhanced battery or some charging-related enhancements. A proper invite beforehand confirmed that HMD International CEO Florian Seiche, CMO Pekka Rantala, and CPO Juho Sarvikas will likely be current on the venue.
If we check out all of the earlier rumours and leaks, the Might 29 launch may very well be the perfect place for the Nokia X6 international variant that has been speculated following its China launch. HMD International’s Sarvikas instructed the event of the worldwide variant by internet hosting a Twitter ballot final week that was aimed toward figuring out the demand of the handset in international markets. “Getting plenty of visitors on this so let’s ask round. Ought to we carry Nokia X6 to different markets too,” the manager had tweeted whereas kicking off the ballot.
The Nokia X6 worth begins at CNY 1,299 (roughly Rs. 13,800) for the 4GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant, whereas its 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant is priced at CNY 1,499 (roughly Rs. 16,000) and the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant at CNY 1,699 (roughly Rs. 18,100). All these variants went on sale for the primary time earlier this week for which the corporate reportedly garnered practically 700,000 registrations. However your complete stock vanished in 10 seconds.
Nokia X6 specs
On the specs entrance, the dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia X6 runs Android Eight.1 Oreo and incorporates a 5.Eight-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) show with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass three safety. It’s powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC, coupled with as much as 6GB of RAM, and has a twin rear digital camera setup with a major 16-megapixel RGB sensor and a secondary 5-megapixel monochrome sensor, that includes an f/2.zero aperture. On the entrance, the handset has a 16-megapixel digital camera sensor with an f/2.zero aperture. Each digital camera sensors work with preloaded AI options and include HDR help. Apart from, the smartphone has as much as 64GB of onboard storage that’s expandable through microSD card (as much as 256GB) and packs a 3060mAh battery.
Alongside the Nokia X6 international variant, as we talked about, there are rumours across the Nokia 2, Nokia three, and Nokia 5 refreshes which can be more likely to be the upgrades of the fashions that debuted final yr. HMD International additionally not too long ago got here within the headlines for preparing the Nokia 3.1 with a dual camera setup. This might additionally arrive on the Might 29 launch occasion.