Nokia is to launch first android smart phone, the Nokia 6, based on Android 7.0 Nougat, in 2017.
In a press conference on January 8, 2016, HDM Global, smartphone manufacturer of Nokia, announced that Nokia 6 will be launched in China on JD.com early in 2017. The price of the phone is approximately Rs. 25,000.
Nokia 6 is made of single block of Aluminium. It has 5.5 inch, 1080p displays with a curved 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass sheet. It has octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with the speed of 1.4GHz. It has 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. It has long battery life with Battery feature of 3,000mAh.
Nokia 6 has front camera of 8 mega pixels with f/2.0 aperture. Primary camera is 16 mega pixels with Autofocus Phase Deduction and a flash. Video recording is very limited upto 1080p at 30fps. It also has finger print sensor on its front and back screen.
Nokia was the only mobile company well known for not using Android technology. It first produced Symbian operating system for smartphones then it used Windows technology in its sets. Nokia has lost its market share from 2013. Nokia 6 is a step to raise its market share again.