Chinese language tech large ZTE has undergone a lot of expansions lately, because it seeks to enchantment to much more customers all over the world. It started with the launch of the smartphone-focused Nubia sub-brand in 2015, which itself then added a devoted Purple Magic gaming arm in 2017.
Within the 4 years since, we have seen seven new gaming telephones launch, the most recent of which being August’s Purple Magic 5S. Latest generations have provided class-leading specs, together with the most recent Snapdragon chipset, superior cooling expertise and the joint-highest refresh fee of any cellphone.
The Purple Magic 6 seems set to be the eighth entry within the collection, and is ready to launch in China this week. However will we get two telephones from the identical technology for the very first time? Here is find out how to watch the launch occasion reside and discover out.
What time is the Purple Magic 6 launch
Nubia Vice President Ni Fei has confirmed in a Weibo publish that the Purple Magic 6 will launch on four March 2021. Extra particularly, this shall be 7pm native time – that is 11am within the UK.
The place to look at the Purple Magic 6 launch
Nonetheless, it is not completely clear the place you possibly can watch the launch from the UK. There’s an opportunity it is going to be streamed to the Purple Magic YouTube channel, though that is not at all times been the case for earlier telephones within the collection. The Purple Magic Twitter web page can also be a possible candidate.
Given the amount of leaks there, it could be accessible to look at from Nubia’s official Weibo web page, too. We’ll replace this part as quickly as we all know extra.
Will the Purple Magic 6 be coming to the UK?
Almost definitely. Nubia normally releases the brand new Purple Magic cellphone in its native China earlier than increasing into Western markets, and we do not anticipate that to be any completely different this time round. The excellent news is that it normally would not take lengthy – the Purple Magic 5S noticed a world launch only a few weeks after the preliminary unveiling.
What to anticipate from the Purple Magic 6
The Purple Magic line has at all times been about offering the best possible smartphone gaming expertise doable, and the Purple Magic 6 seems set to take this to the following degree. Having been posted by Nubia Vice President Ni Fei on Weibo, we could be very assured that these options will make it into the cellphone.
The large one is display refresh fee, with Fei suggesting the Purple Magic 6 will turn into the primary smartphone to exceed 144Hz. It is not clear how excessive Nubia will go, however there’s been a suggestion it might be 165Hz. Nonetheless, this might be unique to a brand new ‘Professional’ mannequin that is been rumoured.
Different key anticipated specs embody Qualcomm’s newest Snapdragon 888 chipset, 120W wired charging (probably only for the 6 Professional) and a brand new and improved cooling system.
We predict it is unlikely that the cellphone will have the ability to float in mid-air although, as a latest teaser seems to recommend. Learn extra in our full information to the Purple Magic 6.