Nokia 6 sells out its initial flash sale in one minute

Nokia 6 sells out its initial flash sale in one minute
Nokia is back. The brand spanking new Nokia 6 took about one minute to sell out during its first flash sale held on Wednesday morning. The handset is an exclusive of JD.com, and was priced at the equivalent of $247 USD. Over 1 million registrations were listed for the flash sale. The exact number of units sold was not disclosed, and another similar offering is expected to take place shortly.

The Nokia 6 features a 5.5-inch display with a 1080 x 1920 resolution. The Snapdragon 430 chipset is under the hood, carrying an octa-core 1.4GHz CPU and the Adreno 505 GPU. 4GB of RAM is inside along with 64GB of native storage. A 16MP rear-facing camera comes with an f/2.0 aperture, and the 8MP front-facing camera shoots selfies and handles video chats. Keeping the lights on is a 3000mAh battery, and Android 7.0 is pre-installed.

We expect several more Nokia handsets to be introduced next month at MWC, including the Snapdragon 835 powered Nokia P1 flagship. As we explained back in July when we showed you a leaked press render of the phone, the Nokia P1 is based on the Sharp Aquos Xx3 with upgraded specs such as 6GB of RAM, up to 256GB of internal storage, the top-of-the-line Snapdragon chipset, dual speakers and a fingerprint scanner. The Nokia P1 will have a Gorilla Glass 5 protected 5.3-inch display with either 1080 x 1920 or 1440 x 2560 resolution. The model with 128GB of internal storage is expected to be priced at $800, while the variant sporting 256GB of native storage might be tagged at $950.


source: Anzhuo (translated) via Playfuldroid

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  • Display 5.5 inches
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP (Single camera)
    8 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 430, 3GB RAM
  • Storage 32GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh
  • OS Android 9.0 Pie

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51 Comments

42. donfem

Posts: 708; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

Nice to see Nokia coming back.

37. SIGPRO

Posts: 2819; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

1: Why do a lot of people think that Nokia is/was dead? Nokia never died, they still have around 60.000 people working! They only sold the phone division to Microsoft! They have billions of profit each year! Nokia exist since 1865, lets see if Apple or Google can manage that! 2: HMD Global is not Chinese, it is based in Finland and the employees are from Nokia and Microsoft! Yes the new phones are made in China........just like the iphones.........

15. nh1402

Posts: 138; Member since: Oct 30, 2013

This is HMD Global phones branded is Nokia, not Nokia themselves.

27. Rafishant

Posts: 412; Member since: Oct 13, 2015

When is like this stupid comment over?!

40. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

This guy is so d**b. It is like he says that Foxconn is branded Apple and not Apple themselves. This is a stupid comment from this guy.

14. kishore3k

Posts: 102; Member since: Mar 11, 2016

Meanwhile Xiaomi just launched snapdragon 625 powered Redmi note 4 in India with 4100mah 1080p display 5.5" full metal body price 32gb+2gb for INR 9999 ($147) 32gb+3gb for INR 10999($162) and 64gb+4gb for INR 12999($191)

21. phonester

Posts: 30; Member since: Oct 27, 2016

Yeah...I can't believe they downgraded the processor from SD 652 and the camera will be cr@p compared to Nokia's.

11. Tondern

Posts: 164; Member since: Feb 23, 2015

Can we agree that old Nokia is gone forever? Doing a China-exclusive launch and flash sale like any other mandarin talking company.

28. hemedans

Posts: 763; Member since: Jun 01, 2013

-Nokia 6 almost match iphone 7 in camera quality, and has better camera than one plus 3t i wont say that is some random chinese work. -they opt not to use sony camera sensor and instead they use omnivison sensor -dolby atmos dual speaker -polarizing layer like clear black display -pass almost all durability test

36. SIGPRO

Posts: 2819; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

What are you talking about? HMD Global is a Finish company and not Chinese!

9. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

The end of Sambomb is soon. Go Nokia and retake your place stolen by the copying company Sambomb.

43. donfem

Posts: 708; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

Do you have to be a dolt to comment?

7. Mikele

Posts: 199; Member since: Nov 19, 2013

Nokia is back!!!!!! Grab your popcorn

6. SailfishOS

Posts: 109; Member since: Nov 06, 2016

Elop f**k nokia's mobile division big time

16. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

Eflop pig; he must be on his yatch still laughing hard how he d****d Nokia. And everything come back to... micro$oft.

5. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3109; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Nokia will regret the day they joined Microsoft in the first place.

29. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

Never EVER join Micro$oft. Ever.

4. ianbbaa

Posts: 332; Member since: Mar 20, 2013

So many average customers will come back to Nokia just for a reason "i had nokia before and it was superb device". I am so happy to see Nokia back to game again. First devices will probably cut share from Sony and HTC. With more devices coming they might come back into top 5.

3. meanestgenius

Posts: 23076; Member since: May 28, 2014

That's great. Such an encouraging start for Nokia's return to the smartphone space. Looking forward to great things from Nokia! Now bring on a Nokia flagship!

13. DoggyDangerous

Posts: 1028; Member since: Aug 28, 2015

Yeah, where is pureview flagship? I am waiting for it.

45. meanestgenius

Posts: 23076; Member since: May 28, 2014

Me too! When Nokia releases one, I'll be the first in line to get one.

2. SIGPRO

Posts: 2819; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

Nokia a true innovation company, forget about apple!

19. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

I have a Shamesung phone and I really regret having a Shamesung. I bought it only because there was NO alternative. Shamesung didn't understand that they NEED to innovate, stop copying and bring quality hardware until S6 even I will say S7... To late for Shamesung. Waiting for the Nokia monster flagship Pureview.

1. pokharkarsaga

Posts: 561; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

Nokia must have been regretting going with WP.

8. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

they must regreting didn't adopt android sooner... if they adopt it 7-9 years sooner, their brand will be at top5 manufacturer right now..

12. dimas

Posts: 3461; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

They might bounce back. Just look at Huawei's sales surge.

17. Lemon99

Posts: 12; Member since: Oct 17, 2016

If Microsoft didn't bail them out, all of their revenue and capital accumulated since the mid 90s would have gone down the drain. There was no way Nokia could have survived the onslaught waged by the more advanced technologies offered by Apple and Samsung/Google. They were miserably and palpably way behind, tech-wise. MS buying them out effectively gave them precious time to recoup their losses and strategize for what we are about to witness in the coming months an all-out battle against Apple, Google and Samsung. More importantly, they received a payment enough for them to make a comeback.

20. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

Only 3 post ? You troll.

33. Lemon99

Posts: 12; Member since: Oct 17, 2016

Three posts, you say. Hardly qualifies a troll.

38. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

1/ Or you are never posting and you just wanted to post here to troll and say nonsense. 2/ Or you just subscribed here to post on this news just to troll and say nonsense. 3/ Or you have a second account and wanted to troll on this news and say nonsense. In each case you are a troll.

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