Earlier this year, we saw Nexus 6P launch, Huawei has today announced a ‘special edition’ variant in India. The Nexus 6P Special Edition will go on sale via Flipkart from next week onwards. It is only available in 64GB variant and is priced at Rs 43,999, which is Rs 1,000 more when compared to the normal variant.
This special edition is nothing but a Gold colored variant, which will join the Grey and Silver color variants currently available on Flipkart. This new variant will only be available in 64GB variant. “The Huawei Nexus 6P has been well received by the Indian audience and keeping in mind the niche target group, we have introduced the Gold color Special Edition of the smartphone,” Allen Wang, President, Huawei India, said. “At Huawei, we use the cutting-edge manufacturing technique combined with latest and innovative software technology to provide the best-in-class product.”
The color is only the difference in this special variant, and the rest of the specifications and features remain the same.
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Huawei Nexus 6P flaunts a 5.7-inch display which runs at a WQHD (2560×1440 pixels) resolution at 518 ppi. The screen is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection, and oleophobic coating is also present to keep smudges away.
Huawei Nexus 6P packs Qualcomm’s 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 v2.1 chipset paired with Adreno 430 GPU and 3 GB of RAM. In photography section, the smartphone is equipped with a 12.3-megapixel rear camera of aperture f/2.0 with laser assisted auto-focus and dual-LED flash which is better than the recently launched iPhone 6S and 6S Plus that has a 12MP camera with an aperture of f/2.2. The camera also support 4K video recording and slow motion video recording at 120fps. And there’s a 8-megapixel front-facing camera of aperture f/2.4.
The smartphone comes with 3,450mAh non-removable battery and USB Type-C port with fast charging feature. The fingerprint sensor on the Nexus 6P which is named as ‘Nexus Imprint’ is placed on the rear of the device makes us feel more secure about the privacy of the data.
In the connectivity section, we get Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB Type-C port. The smartphone runs on the Latest version Android that is Marshmallow 6.0 Operating System out-of-the-box.
Specifications of Huawei Nexus 6P are as follows:
|Display||5.7-inch ,WQHD (2560×1440) resolution at 518 ppi. with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 4 protection, and smudge-resistant oleophobic coating|
|Camera||Rear – 12 MP, 4608 x 2592 pixels, Broad-spectrum CRI-90 dual flash, Laser Autofocus, 1.55µm Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Photo Sphere, HDR, Dual Recording, f/2.0 aperture, Video – 4K (2160p) @30fps, Front- 8 MP, 1.4 µm pixels, f/2.4 aperture|
|Processor||Qualcomm® Snapdragon 810 v2.1 processor, 2.0 GHz Octa-core 64-bit|
|GPU||Adreno 430 GPU|
|RAM||3 GB LPDDR4|
|Storage||32 GB, 64 GB|
|Dimensions||159.3 X 77.8 X 7.3 mm, Weight – 178 g|
|Battery||3,450 mAh battery, Fast charging: up to 7 hours of use from only 10 minutes of charging|
|Special Features||Dual front-facing stereo speakers, 3 microphones (2 front, 1 rear) with noise cancellation, 4G, Fingerprint sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Hall sensor, Android Sensor Hub, Single USB Type-C, RGB LED notification light, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2|
|OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Pricing||32GB – Rs 40,000(Silver & Grey), 64GB – Rs 42,999(Silver & Grey), 64GB – Rs 43,999(Gold)|