The Huawei Nexus 6P will be available for sale in India starting from the first week of November. The smartphone was earlier available for pre-orders on Flipkart and other major retails stores from October 13. The announcement was made by P Sanjeev, Vice-president, Sales, Huawei & Honor India.
Sanjeev said, “To ensure a smooth demand-supply cycle, Huawei will be sending out the smartphones in batches to be delivered to India starting the first week of November as mentioned at the Nexus launch event in Delhi.Our supply chain is working on priority to fulfill the demand and the smartphones will be shipped out in batches. The first batch of the smartphone will be available in India starting first week of November. We are working closely with Flipkart and our retail partners on the availability of the smartphones to the Nexus 6P fans.”
The Huawei Nexus 6P is the higher-specced variant of the two Nexus smartphones launched by Google this year. The Nexus 6P sports a 5.7-inch AMOLED display with 2560×1440 pixels resolution. It houses a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The phone has a 12MP camera at the back and an 8MP camera at the front. It features a fingerprint scanner along with USB Type-C and is powered by a 3450mAh battery. The smartphone is available in two variants: 32GB priced at Rs. 39,999 and 64GB priced at Rs. 42,999.
The other variant of Nexus smartphones is LG Nexus 5X. It comes with a 5.2-inch Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has a quad-core Snapdragon 808 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM. The LG Nexus comes with a 12.3MP rear shooter, a 5MP front shooter and 16GB of built-in storage. The whole package is powered by a 2700mAh battery. The Nexus 5X is priced at Rs. 31,990 and is available in Charcoal Black and Ice Blue color options via Amazon India. Both the Nexus smartphones run on the latest Android Marshmallow.