Google finally took wraps off the much-rumored Nexus 6P at its launch event in San Francisco. It s a successor to last year s Nexus 6, and brings in a host of new features and upgraded hardware. While the Nexus 6 was made by Motorola, the Nexus 6P is made by Huawei. Also Read - Google announces six new Android features, which will roll out this yearAlso Read - Google Workspace now available for everyone, including free Google account owners
One of the talking points of the Huawei Nexus 6P is its slim metal unibody design that adds to its premium look and feel. It also comes with a fingerprint sensor at the back and dual front speakers. Also Read - UEFA Euro 2020: Colourful Google Doodle kicks off European Football Championship
Huawei Nexus 6P price: It comes in three storage variants – 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. The 32GB base variant is priced at $499 (approximately Rs 32,500. whereas the 64GB and 128GB versions are priced at $549(approximately Rs 35,700) and $649 (approximately Rs 42,200), respectively.
While the Nexus 6P goes on pre-order in the US, UK, Ireland, Japan and Canada later tonight, there is no word on Indian pricing and availability yet.
Huawei Nexus 6P specifications and features: It flaunts a flaunt a 5.7-inch display which runs at a WQHD (2560 1440 pixels) resolution and features Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. Under the hood is a Snapdragon 810 v2.1 64-bit octa-core processor paired with Adreno 430 GPU and 3GB of RAM.
On the photography front, the smartphone features a 12.3-megapixel rear camera with LED flash that s capable of recording 4K videos. It also supports slow motion video recording at 240fps. For selfie lovers, there is an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone comes with 3,450mAh non-removable battery and USB Type-C port with fast charging feature.
Connectivity options include single-SIM card slot, 4G support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. On the software front, it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.