HMD Global teases Nokia X at event, could arrive on May 16

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The much-anticipated Nokia X looks like it is about to be revealed in full at a May 16 launch event in Beijing, China. Interestingly, the most awaited OnePlus 6 will also arrive on the same day at an event in London.

Whether it is the Nokia X or Nokia X6, though, we're enthused to see what HMD has tucked up its sleeve. Smartphone makers like Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, among others have released smartphones inspired by the one that started it all, the iPhone X. Well, technically the Essential Phone, but then Apple kind of defined it for the masses. The notch houses the camera lens and the earpiece. Let's see what Nokia will bring this time. The leaked images also reveal the promotional teaser on the phone's screen. In terms of camera, the handset marks an ultra-sensitive 12MP+13MP dual rear camera with 2x optical zoom. The New Nokia 6 had gone on sale in India on April 6.

That being said, it has been rumored that the phone will come with MediaTek Helio P60 or Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 with up to 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. The RAM will be 4GB/6GB and ROM will be 64GB/128GB.

The Nokia 8 Sirocco has the same 12MP+12MP dual-camera setup at the rear that is found on the Nokia 7 Plus, but the Nokia 8 Sirocco has dual-pixel phase-detection autofocus. Up front, the phone sports a 16MP camera. It was one of the best devices Nokia has ever launched, it had its own charm as every Nokia N-series device has a great camera. Connectivity features include connectivity features include a dual-SIM card slot, 4G LTE, VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Google Cast, GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone port.

The Nokia 7 Plus is fueled by a 3,800mAh battery which is claimed to last for two days. It comes in Black Copper and White Copper color options. Rumors also suggested that the phone was supposed to be launched on April 27, which didn't happen. The launch date set for Nokia X is May 16. The smartphone is launching in China, and as of now, there is no word on the India launch.



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