Nokia 6 3GB RAM version's price in India appears to have been reduced to Rs. 12,999. The smartphone, which was launched in June last year at Rs. 14,999, last month received a price cut of Rs. 1,500 and was available for purchase in the Indian market at Rs. 13,499. Amazon has listed the new price of the Nokia 6 3GB RAM in both Silver and Matte Black colour options. Interestingly, the new price comes just before the launch of the Nokia 6 (2018) that is expected to take place in the country on Wednesday, April 4.
Alongside offering the new price, Amazon India is selling the Nokia 6 with an exchange offer makes it as low as Rs. 9,915. We've reached out HMD Global to understand whether the new price is a limited period offer or represents a price cut for the country, and will update this space accordingly. In February, HMD Global launched the 4GB RAM variant of the Nokia 6 that included 64GB of onboard storage at Rs. 16,999. It is available as a Flipkart exclusive without any price changes.
Launched with Android Nougat, the dual-SIM Nokia 6 received an update to Android 8.0 Oreo in late January. The smartphone features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) display with 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass protection. Under the hood, it has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. The handset sports a 16-megapixel rear camera sensor and an 8-megapixel front camera sensor - both with an f/2.0 aperture lens.
The 3GB RAM version of the Nokia 6 has 32GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). On the part of connectivity, the smartphone has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is additionally a front-facing fingerprint sensor. Lastly, the smartphone includes stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos audio support and packs a 3000mAh battery.
Is there more to Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, and Nokia 8 Sirocco than just nostalgia? We discussed that on Orbital, our weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via Apple Podcasts or RSS, download the episode, or just hit the play button below.