The updated Nokia 6 (2018) is now available in the US. The device was announced during MWC 2018 and is HMD Global’s newest mid-range smartphone is the successor to 2017’s Nokia 6.
It comes with a 5.5 inch 1080p display with a traditional 16:9 aspect ratio. Around back is a two-tone finish from a single block of aluminum that offers a striking look and a high level of durability.
The U.S. version is only available in black and copper, though the white/iron and blue/gold combinations could arrive at some point.
The phone is powered by Snapdragon 630 chipset which allows fast charging and 360-degree OZO Audio recording technology. The phone also runs Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box and HMD Global’s promise of monthly security updates is on par.
On the camera front, the Nokia 6 (2018) features a primary 16MP f/2.0 sensor with Zeiss optics around back. The selfie camera weighs in at 8MP, with both cameras supporting Nokia’s “Bothie” photo mode for dual-sight shots.
You can pick up the Nokia 6 (2018) from Amazon for $270, while Walmart sells it for $276. The phone is not directly sold from Amazon, since third-party seller BREED has the phone in stock. The Nokia 6 (2018) still has a U.S. warranty from either retailer, so it’s a matter of whether you prefer one over the other.