Nokia 6.1 Plus spotted on Geekbench, global launch soon?

Nokia 6.1 Plus spotted on Geekbench, global launch soon?

Nokia 6.1 Plus will be powered by the Snapdragon 636 processor, confirms Geekbench listing. Nokia 6,1 Plus will be a global variant of the Nokia X6

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Nokia 6.1 Plus will be the rebranded name of the Nokia X6 for the global market. Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with the same hardware as its Chinese counterpart.

Nokia 6.1 Plus or the global variant of the Nokia X6 smartphone has been spotted on Geekbench, just days before its global launch. This can be seen as confirmation that the Nokia X6 will be re-branded as the Nokia 6.1 Plus, as this phone comes with the same hardware as its Chinese counterpart. However, HMD Global is yet to make an official on the launch of this phone.

While Nokia X6 was launched in May in China, its global variant Nokia 6.1 Plus, will be launched in Hong Kong on July 19. The Geekbench listing of the Nokia 6.1 Plus shows scores for the 4GB RAM variant of the device. Nokia 6.1 Plus will also run on Snapdragon 636 SoC, and this listing also confirms that the the phone will be based on Android 8.1 Oreo.

This falls in line with speculation, that indicates this phone will be a part of Google’s Android One programme, making it eligible for quick OS updates. While on single-core, Nokia 6.1 Plus gets a score of 1332 on Geekbanch, the multi-core score stands at 4903, according to the leaked listing.

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On the specifications front, Nokia X6 features a 5.8-inch FHD+ display, with a notch on top, and a screen aspect ratio of 19:9. It comes with 4GB/6GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage, that is expandable up to 256GB via microSD card support. Nokia X6 is backed by a 3,060mAh battery.

Coming to its cameras, Nokia X6 sports a dual-rear camera setup, consisting of a 16MP primary sensor and a 5MP secondary monochrome sensor, supported by LED flash. On the front, it features a 16MP sensor with an aperture of f/2.0, that enables that phone’s Face Unlock feature as well.