Gallery: Seductively Sleek Nokia 6 Arte Black – Could it be prone to scratch like the black iPhone 7?

| March 3, 2017 | 3 Replies

The limited edition Nokie 6 Arte black is a thing of beauty. It’s so odd to consider the 6 moniker places it in the mid-range but it physically feels like such a premium handset.

I definitely think the antenna is much better hidden than on the Nokia 6.

I love how light bounces off it.

The sides are also polished and glossy. It has an insane magnetic field for attracting finger prints. But whilst clean and polished, it looks so classy and sophisticated.

In person it doesn’t look like it’s glossy plastic. 


The back has a mirror shine finish.


This is still anodized aluminium – I think anodized 3 times and then polished?

Like the iPhone 6 Jet Black I hope it isn’t prone to scratches (to the point Apple even suggested putting a case on it)..

This was the only Nokia 6 that I saw with some visible scratches. The others (kept in pockets) had a clean finish.

Comparison with the original 6…

The matte original hides scuffs better.




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