Published On: Sun, Feb 25th, 2018

Nokia unveils the new line-up of Android smartphones starting during $85


Nokia — in a newest iteration as a protected code of HMD — is a prolonged approach off from a excellence days, a years when it not usually set a gait for creation in a mobile phone market, though also led it as a world’s biggest handset maker. Today, a association took a latest step in rebuilding itself as it denounced a line-up of Android-powered smartphones — a Nokia 1, a Nokia 6, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco, with a cheapest of these, a Nokia 1, entrance in during a small $85 — and a new underline phone.

The new handsets come as a association pronounced that it sole 70 million inclination in 2017 opposite a 11 models, year one of a quip strategy. “Being a challenger and smaller player, marketplace share is not a many critical thing for us to grasp right now,” said Pekka Rantala, EVP and CMO of HMD Global pronounced in an interview. “But we sole some-more than 70 million Nokia phones in 2017 – including all models. We have high ambitions though this figure was aloft for us than we expected.”

The association now has over 100 sell partners and a devise is to enhance that to some-more this year.

“This time final year, we started a tour with outrageous expectations from fans and a large shortcoming to broach on a bequest of one of a many innovative brands in a space,” Florian Seiche, CEO of HMD Global, pronounced in a statement. “Since afterwards we have reintroduced well-loved icons, fake partnerships with friends aged and new and delivered a pure, secure and present Android knowledge opposite a smartphone portfolio. Last year we shipped over 70 million Nokia phones.”

The smartphones removing launched currently are important for how closely they are tied to Google’s Android, with Nokia fasten Google’s Android One partnership module as partial of today’s news — and in a box of a pared-down Nokia 1, regulating Android Go.

Its singular spin, a association says, will be in a craftsmanship of a hardware itself.

In a deficiency of a admirably opposite handling complement and any choice to what is already on a marketplace software-wise, it will be engaging to see either this is adequate to motivate a masses who are new to Nokia phones an code loyalists from a aged days.

The flagship of a range, a Nokia 8 Sirocco, will sell for €749 and will include Dual-Sight, Zeiss optics, Nokia spatial audio, and a winding potion finish around a stainless-steel frame, with a dimensions of 2mm during a edge, regulating edge-to-edge pOLED 2K 5.5-inch display. Nokia claims the stainless steel support is 2.5 times stronger than 6000 array aluminium. It also facilities wireless charging and a approach to record into a phone regulating facial recognition.

The Nokia 7 Plus, labelled during €399, is being positioned with a camera facilities in a forefront, with a 12MP Zeiss optics — significantly, imprinting a lapse of Zeiss to Nokia inclination after carrying a long-time partnership with a code when Nokia was still creation a phones itself — for its primary camera and a delegate 13MP camera with 2x visual zoom.

The front camera has adaptive sensor record for low-light conditions, and a new underline called “pro camera” on all Zeiss optics where we can cgange a orifice and other facilities and see previews before holding a pictures, along with a new suppose apartment that lets we embody AR-type lenses as good as charcterised characters.

It is built on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform with a two-day battery life and comes in Black/Copper and White/Copper.

The Nokia 6, meanwhile, will sell for €279 when it goes on sale in April, and is a new chronicle of a phone it announced previously. The new facilities embody faster estimate energy (60 percent faster, HMD says) and a some-more durable body, done from a retard of 6000 array aluminum, along with Zeiss optics, USB-C fast-charging and Android Oreo as partial of a Android One program. Another dual important facilities are wireless charging, as good as a ability now to clear your phone regulating your face — dual sum that it seems are now apropos customary in mobile devices.

It’s built on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform and comes in Black/Copper, White/Iron and Blue/Gold, with dual configurations of 3GB RAM/32GB ROM, and after 4GB RAM/64GB ROM.

Finally, a Nokia 1 is a company’s low-end smartphone, with a really reasonable cost of $85 during sell when it goes on sale in April. It’s marketed as “smartphone essentials” — that in this box is Android Oreo Go Edition — a chronicle of Android that is optimised for phones with memory of 1GB or less. On a outside, a phone comes with a array of Xpress-on covers to change a tone to Azure, Grey, Yellow and Pink (a underline Nokia has been using for years now, starting in a Lumia line).

Specs:

Nokia 1:

  • 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 5, 8, LTE: Band 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 38, 40
  • Network speed: LTE FDD/TDD adult to 150Mbps DL and adult to 50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android Oreo™ (Go edition)
  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6737M Quad Core 1.1GHz
  • RAM: 1 GB LPDDR3 RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB eMMC inner memory⁴ with MicroSD label slot⁵ (support adult to 128GB)
  • Display: 4.5-inch FWVGA IPS
  • Primary camera: 5MP FF with LED Flash
  • Front confronting camera: 2MP FF
  • Connectivity/Sensors: 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Micro USB 2.0, 3.5mm AV jack, vicinity sensor, ambient light sensor, g-sensor,
  • Battery: Removable 2150mAh battery⁶
  • Audio playback record formats: 3G2, 3GP, AAC, AMR, M4A, MKV, MP3, MP4
  • Dimensions: 133.6×67.78×9.5mm
  • FM radio
  • Nano SIM

Nokia 6:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 2, 5, 8, LTE: Band 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 (Full rope 41)
  • Network speed: LTE Cat. 4, 150Mbps DL/50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android 8.0 Oreo™
  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 630 mobile platform
  • RAM/Storage variants: 3 GB LPDDR 4 RAM with 32 GB inner user memory2 or 4 GB LPDDR 4 RAM with 64 GB inner user memory2 both variants accessible with MicroSD label slot3 (up to 128 GB support)
  • Form factor: Touch monoblock with on-screen keys
  • Display: 5.5” IPS LCD full HD (1920 x 1080, 16:9), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, 403 ppi pixel density, 450 nits, laminated, 1500:1 contrariety ratio
  • Primary camera: 16MP PDAF / 1.0um / F2.0, dual-tone flash, ZEISS optics
  • Front confronting camera: 8MP FF, 1.12um / F2.0 / FOV 84˚
  • Connectivity sensors: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, BT 5.0, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, FM/RDS, USB type-C (USB 2.0), OTG, 3.5mm, ambient light sensor, vicinity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, gymnasium sensor, fingerprint sensor, NFC
  • Battery: Integrated 3000mAh battery4
  • Audio: Single orator with intelligent amplifier, Nokia spatial audio constraint with 2 mics
  • Dimensions: 148.8×75.8×8.15 mm (8.6 mm with camera bump)
  • Nano SIM

Nokia 7 Plus:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 2, 5, 8, LTE: Band 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41(Full rope 41)
  • Network speed: LTE Cat 6, 2CA, 300Mbps DL/50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android 8.0 Oreo™
  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 mobile platform
  • RAM: 4 GB LPDDR 4
  • Storage: 64 GB inner memory2 with MicroSD label slot3 (up to 256 GB support)
  • Form factor: hold monoblock with on-screen keys
  • Display: 6” IPS LCD full HD+ (2160 x 1080, 18:9), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, 403 ppi pixel density, 500 nits, 1:1500 contrariety ratio, laminated and polarised
  • Primary camera: 12MP, 1.4um f1.75, 2PD, ZEISS with dual-tone flash
  • Secondary camera: 13MP, 1.0um, F2.6, ZEISS
  • Front confronting camera: 16MP FF 1.0um, F2.0, ZEISS
  • Connectivity/sensors: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, BT 5.0, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, NFC, USB type-C (USB 2.0), OTG, 3.5mm AV jack, ambient light sensor, vicinity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, gymnasium sensor, fingerprint sensor
  • Battery: Integrated 3800mAh battery4 with USB type-C quick charging and 2-day battery life5
  • Audio: Single orator with intelligent amplifier, Nokia spatial audio constraint with 3 mics
  • Dimensions: 158.38×75.64×7.99 mm (9.55 mm with camera bump)
  • Nano SIM

Nokia 8 Sirocco:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA One: BC (800), CDMA 2000:  BC0 (800). WCDMA, 1,2,5,8, TDS CDMA 34,39 FDD-LTE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28 TDD-LTE: 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
  • Network speed: LTE Cat 12 600Mbps DL Cat13 150Mbps(64QAM) UL
  • OS: Android Oreo™
  • CPU: Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 835 Mobile Platform
  • RAM: 6 GB LPPDDR 4X
  • Storage: 128G GB USF2.1 inner user memory2
  • Form factor: Touch monoblock with capacitive complement keys
  • Display: 5.5” QHD pOLED, 3D Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5
  • Primary camera: 12MP wide, 2L7, 1.4um, 2PD, f/1.75, FOV 78”
  • Secondary camera: 13MP tele, 3M3, 1.0um, f/2.6, FOV 47.3”, dual-tone flash
  • Front-facing camera: 5MP, 4E8, 1.4um, F/2.0, FF, arrangement flash
  • Connectivity/sensors: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (MIMO), BT 5.0, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, NFC,ANT+, fingerprint sensor, ALS/PS, g-sensor, e-compass, gyro, gymnasium sensor, barometer
  • Battery: integrated 3260mAh battery3
  • Audio: 3 AOP mics, intelligent amp on singular speaker
  • Charging: QC 4 compatible, Qi wireless charging compliance
  • Dimensions: 140.93×72.97×7.5 mm
  • Nano SIM

Availability

Nokia 8 Sirocco will be accessible from early Apr for a tellurian normal sell cost of €749.

Nokia 7 Plus will be accessible from early Apr for a tellurian normal sell cost of €399.

New Nokia 6 will be accessible from May for a tellurian normal sell cost of €279.

Nokia 1 will be accessible from early Apr for a tellurian normal sell cost of $85. Xpress-on covers, sole separately, are accessible from $7.99 in Azure, Grey, Yellow and Pink.

Nokia 8110 will be accessible from May for a tellurian normal sell cost of €79.

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