HMD Global on Thursday unveiled its new Nokia 6.2. The MID-range smartphone was launched along with the Nokia 7.2. The Nokia 6.2 is based on Google’s Android One platform, however the smartphone come with features like Android 9 Pie, 3,500mAh battery, and triple rear cameras.
The Nokia 6.2 feature waterdrop-style notches with a fairly thick chin and curved edges. On the front, HMD Global has opted for a circular camera module that will house the three image sensors as well as LED flash. Also a fingerprint sensor is placed right below the camera module at the back.
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Front Camera: 8MP
Rear Camera: 16MP + 8MP + 5MP
Battery Capacity: 3500mAh
OS: Android 9 Pie
Release Date: 5th September 2019
Awesomely, HMD Global noted that the Nokia 6.2 smartphone is Android 10 ready and will receive guaranteed monthly security updates for three years and OS upgrades for two years.
Design & Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia features a 6.3-inch full-HD+ display with HDR10 support, Gorilla Glass 3, and 500nits brightness. The phone measures 159.88×75.11×8.25mm and weighs 180 grams.
Software & Hardware
Nokia 6.2 runs on Android 9 Pie and it is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, paired with up to 4GB of RAM, packs up to 128GB of onboard storage with a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 512GB). Additionally, the phone packs a 3,500mAh battery.
There is a triple rear camera setup on board the Nokia 6.2 that houses a 16-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture, a 5-megapixel depth sensor, and an 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter with f/2.2 aperture.
On the front is an 8-megapixel f/2.0 selfie camera on board as well.
Sensors & Connectivity
Following are the available sensors on the new nokia 6.2 which include Fingerprint, compass/ Magnetometer, proximity, accelerometer, ambient light, and Gyroscope. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, GPS, and 4G LTE.
Nokia 6.2 Specifications
Release date: 5th September 2019
Form factor: Touchscreen
Body type: Glass
Dimensions (mm): 159.88 x 75.11 x 8.25
Weight (g): 180.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 3500
Removable battery: No
Colours: Ceramic Grey, Ice
Screen size (inches): 6.30
Protection type: Gorilla Glass
Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Internal storage: 32/64/128GB
Expandable storage type: microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB): 512
Back camera: 16-megapixel (f/1.8) + 8-megapixel (f/2.2) + 5-megapixel
Rear autofocus: Yes
Rear flash: Yes
Front camera: 8-megapixel (f/2.0)
Operating system: Android 9 Pie
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
USB OTG: Yes
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Nokia 6.2 Price & Availability
Nokia 6.2 will carry a starting price tag of EUR 199 (roughly NGN 80,000) in Europe, where it goes on sale in October. There is no word about the price or availability of the phone globally at this point.