HMD has published a photo of a Nokia device with notch on the screen, which it designates as the Nokia X. The company wants to announce more on the phone on May 16, Chinese market is destined.
The Weibo-post only shows the image and mentions the date in May, but according to NokiaMob there is also an invitation for an announcement on that day. This invitation is also marked with a notch at the top.
According to the site, the device was shown at a Chinese HMD event, but it was locked so that it was not possible to retrieve the specifications.
Another name for the device is possible Nokia X6, this was cited by Evleaks . In 2009 the original Nokia already presented a phone with that name, which ran on Symbian.
There are several rumors about the possible specifications of the new device. It is possible that there are two variants, one based on a Helio P60-soc from MediaTek and one based on a Snapdragon 636-soc from Qualcomm, where the latter variant has more memory. The screen would have a diagonal of 5.8 “with an aspect ratio of 19: 9.
In view of the manner of announcement by HMD it can not be ruled out that the device is intended solely or primarily for the Chinese market. Previously, HMD released the Nokia 7 in China, which never appeared in Europe.