Nokia X6 launch today, teaser highlights iPhone X display style

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New Delhi : The high-end Nokia X6 will make its debut in the mobile phone market.  HMD Global will the new gadget today in China. The company announced the launch of a new smartphone on May 16, and so far, it has shown the front of the smartphone in a teaser, which highlighted the iPhone X-style notch in the display. 

Till date, HMD Global has teased only the front of the new Nokia X smartphone, had revealed the back panel as well, and a vertical dual camera setup is clearly visible, with the fingerprint sensor below. The image clearly matches design of the Nokia X listing on the TENAA telecommunications certification site.

The Nokia X6 launch event will begin at 2:40pm today at the Beijing Minsheng Museum of Modern Art. The launch event will be streamed live on JD.com, Suning.com, and Tmall.com.

Sources confirmed that the Nokia X or Nokia X6 can be expected to run Android 8.1.0 Oreo and highlight a 5.8-inch full-HD+ (1080x2280 pixels) TFT display with a 19:9 aspect ratio. The phone is said to run on an octa-core SoC clocked at 1.8GHz, speculated to either be the Snapdragon 636 or MediaTek Helio P60 SoC, coupled with 3GB/ 4GB/ 6GB of RAM. There is expected to be 32GB/ 64GB onboard storage, expandable up to 128GB.

The Nokia X is equipped with two 16-megapixel sensors in its vertical dual rear camera setup, while front camera specifications are yet to be disclosed. Dimensions of the handset were listed on TENAA at 147.2x70.98x7.99mm, with a weight of 151 grams. As for the rumoured Nokia X6 price, the smartphone is expected to cost CNY 1,499 for its 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant.