The Excellent Nokia 8 is A Lot More Cheaper Now

While we are waiting for the upcoming Nokia 9, at the moment, Nokia 8 is the flagship phone by HMD Global. The phone has a good design and builds quality and the phone runs on some of the best mobile parts available in the market. 

Just recently, the company announced that the phone will receive a price cut of Rs 8000 ($124) in the country. This reduction of price will set the phone on sale at Rs 28,999 or $452 whereas before this the phone came at a steep price of $576. The price drop has come just before Nokia is planning to launch some new phones in the MWC.

Spec wise, Nokia 8 is Nokia’s most powerful phone at the moment. The phone runs on Snapdragon 835 SoC and comes with 4 GB of RAM. Apart from these, the phone has a 5.3-inch QHD display which as 25D curved glass and gorilla glass 5 protection. The phone is also water and dust resistant and it has dual nano SIM slots.

On the camera front, the phone has a pair of 13-megapixel sensors on the back one of which is monochrome and the front has a 13-megapixel sensor too, this time with a f/2.0 aperture.

Considering the price drop brings the phone closer to OnePlus 5T which is a beefy phone when it comes to specs, it will be interesting to see how the phone sells in the market.

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Nokia’s New Phone, The Nokia 6 is Finally Here

After a couple of leaks and tons of rumors, HMD has finally launched an update to the Nokia 6. The phone is a direct successor to last year’s Nokia 6 (2017) which was the phone to reestablish Nokia as a smartphone brand.  Aside from following some design language from previous Nokia phones, the new Nokia 6 also has some changes.

For instance, the last year’s Nokia 6 had its fingerprint sensor on its front which is now moved to the back aside from that, the new phone will come in a new white color and in black color. There are no capacitive buttons on the front too, leaving the job for on-screen buttons and making it feel more similar to stock Android experience.

The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC which is clocked at 2.2 GHz and is paired with 4 GB of RAM, a significant upgrade from last year. On the front is a 5.5-inch FHD display with a more traditional 16:9 aspect ratio. Nokia has added 32 GB of internal storage, which can be expanded using MicroSD cards.

On the optics department, the phone has a single 16-megapixel sensor on the back with the support of dual tone flash and PDAF lens and in the front is an 8-megapixel camera with 84-degree wide angle lens.

The body of the phone is made using 6000 series aluminum and the build quality is quite good. Connectivity wise, the phone has almost all standard options such as 4G LTE on nano-SIM cards, USB- Type C, GPS, Bluetooth v5 and a 3.5 mm audio jack.

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Nokia’s Upcoming Phone, The Nokia 6 Has Leaked

A couple weeks ago, we covered that Nokia might be working on a successor to its Nokia 6 which was the first phone HMD Global launched after its comeback. Just after this, it looks like we have some additional information about the phone.

A listing on TENAAA was found recently which covered some interesting aspects of the phone, including its key specifications.

The phone will have a 5.5 inch TDT display with a full HD resolution and the traditional 16:9 display aspect ratio. This counters the earlier reports that Nokia will be moving to a bezel-less design. Aside from the display, the phone will be powered by an octa-core processor which will have four of its cores clocked at 1.9 GHz and the remaining cores at 2. GHz.

Rumors suggest that the SoC will be the Snapdragon 630, just like the Nokia 7 which was launched last year. In addition, the phone will come with 4GB of RAM and it will have two storage variants, 32 GB, and 64 GB. The phone will also support dual SIM setup and microSD expansion. The battery capacity in the listing is 3000 mAh.

Nokia 6 will probably come with Micro USB charging port which is odd considering all modern Android phones are now moving towards USB type C. It will also have support for Bluetooth, A-GPS, 4G LTE at all major bands and Wi-Fi. The listing did not cover any camera specs though.

Considering Nokia 6 was a decent phone in its own right and helped establish its brand for HMD, it will be interesting to see how the 2018 refresh works out for the company.

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Everything You Need To Know About Nokia 1 Android Go

While Google has been keeping mum about phones that will come under Android Go program, some recent information has indicated that Nokia, which is run by HMD Global will be one of the partners with Google.

Under the Android Go program, the phone is said to be focused on emerging markets and will be designed by Google to make a smooth experience possible on low-end specs.

A Russian tipster Eldar Murtazin recently revealed that the phone will be a part of Google Android Oreo (Go Edition). The phone will come with an HD display and 1GB of onboard RAM, apart from that, the phone will also have 8 gigs of internal storage. The phone will come preinstalled with lightweight Google made apps including YouTube Go, Maps Go and Files Go which are optimised for entry-level phones.

Probably the most attractive selling point about the phone will be its pricing which is said to be just Rs 6,670 or $104. Apart from Nokia, Google is also working with Huawei to make another Android Go project phone.

In terms of specs and pricing, Nokia 2 is the closest Nokia phone with the upcoming phone, the phone has a price tag of Rs 6999 and has mostly same specs as the upcoming Nokia 1.

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It Looks Like Nokia 9 Just Can’t Stop Leaking

After a month ago’s launch of Nokia 7, Nokia p is certainly one of the most anticipated phones from the company. The phone is supposed to be the first phone from Nokia that will come with a bezel-design. We already know about may details about phone because the phone has been leaked so many times.

Adding an entry to the list, the phone was leaked today again on Weibo where it was spotted by 91mobiles. The leak is in form of a render and it shows what the phone might look like from the front. The phone will largly look like Nokia 8 but the front of the phone will be mostly dedicated to its display which will be stretched from its top to bottom. Apart from this, the leak also suggested that Nokia 9 will come with 2 selfie cameras on the front.

The phone will be powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC which will be paired with 4 or 6 GB of RAM. Also, the phone will come with 128GB if internal storage. On the back, the phone will have 2 cameras, the first one will be a 12 MP sensor and the second one will be a 13-megapixel sensor.

Apart from these hardware features, HMD will probably include telephoto zoom and wide-angle shots to the phone. Nokia 9 will house a  3250 mAh battery and will support fast charging with a 18W adapter which will be included in the box.

Considering the phone is made to compete with high-end phones such as Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone X, it will be interesting to see how the phone performs in the market.

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Nokia Will Launch It’s Nokia 9 Soon, Here is Everything You Need To Know

There is no doubt that Nokia 9 is the most leaked Nokia phone of all time. The phone is supposed to be the flagship phone of HMD Global with the highest specs and better build quality compared to other Nokia phones. Just a few days ago, a Chinese site My Drivers reported that Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 both will be launched in the first month of 2018.

Both phones will also come in a variant customized for Chinses market such as adding come local services instead of Google apps. The pricing of Nokia 9 will be $660 or roughly Rs 36,000 for the 64GB variant and $620 (or Rs 40,000) for the 128 GB storage version.

The phone will come with a 5.5-inch QHD display and it will run on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. The phone will have its fingerprint sensor on it’s back and the phone will also have a curved display much like Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Connectivity wise, the phone will have all the major options including USB-C port on its bottom.

Just like the Nokia 7, which was launched just a month ago, Nokia 9 will have a dual camera setup on its back and it will probably support it’s ‘Bothie’ camera feature too.

Nokia’s flagship will be considerably cheaper to the likes of Galaxy S8 and iPhone X, it will be interesting to see how the phone performs in the market after its launch next month.

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Nokia’s Upcoming Phone, The Nokia 6 Has Leaked

Nokia 6 was the first phone the company launched when it announced its comeback back in last year, the phone was a reasonably priced mid-range phone that sold very well in China. Now, it looks like HMD global is preparing to launch a new version of the phone with some added features and some major changes. AndroidHeadlines found the listing of the phone on TENAA’s website.

The leaked phone has model number TA-1054 and it will probably be launched next month. The phone will have a 5.5-inch display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and it will probably be powered by the Snapdragon 630 SoC accompanied by 4 GB of RAM.

In terms of storage, the listing suggests that the phone with come with 32 GB of Internal memory which will be expandable. There will be a fingerprint sensor too and just like the leaked Nokia 9, Nokia 6 will have a dual camera system on its back and the ‘Bothie’ feature which first came with Nokia 7 last month. This feature allows a user to shoot photos from both, the front and the back camera at once.

Considering the smartphone market is very competitive especially in the mid-range phones, it will be interesting to see how Nokia’s offering compares to phones from other brands in the same price section.

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Nokia Launches Crazy Cheap Nokia 2 With A 2 Day Battery Life

Nokia’s comeback had not defied the expectation all around the market. HMD Global has offered its flagships to each and every segment and now there is a Nokia for every type is customer from budget to premium. Following the same strategy, after many leaks, The company recently launched Nokia 2 that targets the customers looking specifically for a budget phone that includes all basic functions with a magnificent battery life.

After pre-orders in Russia, now the phone is available in the US at a prize of $99 via Amazon. It will support AT&T and T-Mobile mobile networks. Sprint or Verizon networks are not yet confirmed for its support and we may later get the news for so.

Its India price tag is not yet announced but we can expect it to be somehow around 7500 INR as it is already announced that Nokia 2 will be globally available by mid-November and revealed with average price is EUR 99.

The phone has a mammoth 4100mAh battery with a premium looking design that has no compromise in making it utmost beautiful with polycarbonate body including a 6000 Series Aluminium frame. The phone will ship with Android 7.1.1 Nougat and it will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 SoC (quad-core, clocked up to 1.2GHz) coupled with 1GB of LPDDR3 RAM. There is an 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera with LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front fixed focus camera.

Nokia 2 comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage with expandability to 128GB. Its connectivity comes from 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio with RDS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Sized at 143.5×71.3×9.3mm, with is IP52-rated (for drip protection). This unique phone comes in three colors, Pewter Black with black face and frame, Pewter White with a white face, black frame, and Copper, with a black face, black back, and copper frame. Considering Nokia 9 is also around the corner to compete with high-end phones like iPhone X, Nokia seems to be tackling all segments of the market.

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Nokia Launches Nokia 5, A Budget Android Phone With 3 GB RAM

Nokia launched the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 a few months ago, but both were a bit under powered compared to phones in the same price range to get this right, HMD Global on Monday announced a new 3GB RAM variant of the Nokia 5,  keep in mind that the original variant featured 2GB of RAM, at Rs. 12,499. 3GB RAM variant price in India is Rs. 13,499. Flipkart will sale this smartphone or one week starting Tuesday, November 7.

By November 14, Nokia 5 will be available on retail outlets across India in colors, Matte Black and Tempered Blue colour, as informed HMD Global. Original variant had been launched in Copper and Silver colors.

Apart from RAM, the model is quite identical. Its specifications include the dual-SIM (Nano), Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. It Includes a 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS LCD display with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass protection and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC.

On optics it has 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, an f/2.0 aperture, and dual-tone flash. 8-megapixel autofocus camera with an f/2.0 aperture and an 84-degree field-of-view is there for selfies.

Connectivity options on the Nokia 5 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, FM radio with RDS, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. A 3000mAh battery non-removable measuring 149.7×72.5×8.05 is there excluding the camera bump – which takes it up to 8.55mm.

It will be interesting to see how Nokia 5 performs in the market considering there are already some great phones such as Motorola’s G5.

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Nokia Just Launched Nokia 7 With Glass Design And A Bothie Camera

After launching the Nokia 8 to pretty much all major markets, Nokia seems to be ready with a new phone for the public. HMD Global has launched Nokia 7 after numerous rumors. It is selling at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs 24,600) and CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs 26,500). By October 24 it will be selling in China and other markets will follow.

The Nokia 7 has a glass body in two colors of Gloss Black and Matt White. It has no bezels on the sides but thick ones at the top and bottom. Its fingerprint sensor are placed below. Considering the phone is prices on the mid-range, we can expect that Nokia is keeping bezel-less designs for its high-end phones such as Nokia 9 which was leaked a few days ago.

The Nokia 7 features a 5.2-inch full HD IPS display with Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC paired with either 4GB or 6GB of RAM.

With few excelant photography features in optical department, the Nokia 7 keeps a 16-megapixel camera of f/1.8 aperture coupled with a dual-tone LED flash. And for the front side it includes 5-megapixel camera of f/2.0 aperture with 84-degree field-of-view for selfies and video calling. Nokia 8 and the Nokia 7 both include the very first “bothie camera”, which allows capture rear and front photos at the same time for a single image.

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