Tag: Nokia

Nokia 4.2 Gets US Release Date: Android One-Powered Midranger Will Retail For $189

The Nokia 4.2 is coming to the United States on May 15 for just $189. Preorders are open now for this Android One-powered budget device, which features a fingerprint scanner, NFC, and a notch, to boot.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 2, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView Gets Buggy Update That Fools Fingerprint Scanner With Chewing Gum

Heads up: don’t update your Nokia 9 PureView just yet. That is unless you want strangers or a pack of chewing gum to unlock your phone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 23, 2019

Google's Call Screen Might Go Beyond Pixel Phones And Arrive On Nokia, Motorola Android One Smartphones

Google might be planning to roll out Call Screen to Android One phones made by Nokia and Motorola. That means the anti-spam feature may expand beyond the Pixel family soon.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 3, 2019

Nokia X71 Boasts Punch-Hole Display, 48-Megapixel Shooter, But You Can’t Buy It

The Nokia X71 has some pretty compelling specs for a midrange device. Launching exclusively in Taiwan and China, it might hit Western market under different branding.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 3, 2019

Nokia Says It Mistakenly Collected And Sent User Data To China

Nokia clarified that its Nokia 7 Plus handsets were not involved in any potential data breach. Here is how the controversy all started and how the Finnish smartphone maker addressed the issue.

Security March 25, 2019

Nokia Phones In Europe Reportedly Send Data To China

A number of Nokia 7 Plus phones in Norway have reportedly sent private user data to a server in China. HMD Global said it already fixed the problem, but Finnish data protection ombudsman wants to know more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 22, 2019

More Phones Are Getting Physical Buttons For Google Assistant

Aside from the LG G7 ThinQ, more phones will now have a physical Assistant button. Google expects over '100 million devices to launch with a dedicated Google Assistant button.'

Google February 25, 2019

Nokia 8.1 Plus Leak: Upcoming Smartphone Could Have A Punch-Hole Camera

HMD Global could soon roll out a smartphone with a punch-hole camera. That's according to leaked renders that feature what's believed to be the Nokia 8.1 Plus.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 10, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView Video Leak Shows Off Its 5 Cameras And Core Specs

A new Nokia 9 PureView video leak reveals the upcoming smartphone's five-lens setup and main specs. It also shows some of its camera tricks and other features, such as an in-display fingerprint reader.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 1, 2019

Nokia 9 PureView Phone To Feature 5 Cameras, In-Screen Fingerprint Reader

Leaked image of Nokia's upcoming flagship device posted by Evan Blass on Twitter hints what the camera-centric phone will look like. When will the Nokia 9 PureView phone debut?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 31, 2018

Nokia To Unveil 'Most Awaited Phone' On Aug. 21: Is It The Nokia 9?

Nokia will unveil its much-awaited flagship unit on Aug. 21. While details about the new phone remain unclear, many are expecting that Nokia will launch the Nokia 9.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 18, 2018

Three New Nokia Android Smartphones Debut: What Do They Bring?

HMD Global has launched a trio of Nokia-branded Android handsets, introducing the new Nokia 2.1, Nokia 3.1, and Nokia 5.1. Here's what you need to know about specs, features, pricing, and availability.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 30, 2018

Nokia X6 Launches With Dual Cameras, Display Notch, Android 8.1 And 19:9 Screen

HMD Global officially unveiled the new Nokia X6, its first smartphone with a display notch. The handset also has a 19:9 aspect ratio, dual cameras, and more neat specs on a budget.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 19, 2018

Nokia 7 Plus Launching Soon In The UK, Bundling Free Google Home Mini

The midrange Nokia 7 Plus is now available for preorder in the UK straight from the Nokia store, at a £349.99 price point. The smartphone ships on May 2 and bundles a free Google Home Mini smart speaker.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 21, 2018

Nokia 8 Pro, Nokia 9 Could Fix The Nokia 8 Sirocco's Shortcoming In The Flagship Scene

Nokia may have disappointed some users with its new flagship the Nokia 8 Sirocco, but it could make things right with the Nokia 8 Pro and Nokia 9. That's just based on a rumor, though.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 4, 2018

Nokia Milks Nostalgia By Bringing Back Its ‘The Matrix’ Banana Phone

Nokia is playing with people’s nostalgic hearts again. Actually, it’s HMD, and it just announced a revamped version of the Nokia 8110, the famous banana phone from the ‘90s.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2018

Even Nokia Drops The Headphone Jack With The Nokia 8 Sirocco, But It Still Seems Excellent

HMD has finally unveiled the Nokia 8 Sirocco, a drastic update to last year’s Nokia 8. It’s got a curved glass display, dual cameras, flagship-levels specs, but no headphone jack.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2018

MWC 2018: Nokia 7 Plus Launches With Dual Cameras, Zeiss Optics, Stock Android, And More

Just before MWC 2018 kicked into gear, HMD unveiled a number of Nokia-branded devices. The Nokia 7 Plus is the most attractive one, boasting dual rear cameras with Zeiss optics, a vanilla Android experience, and more neat features.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2018

Nokia 8 Pro Flagship Reportedly Packs A Snapdragon 845 Processor And A Penta-Lens Camera Module

More information has surfaced regarding Nokia's 2018 flagship, hinting at its exciting specs. According to a new report, a Nokia 8 Pro will launch this year with a Snapdragon 845 processor and a penta-lens camera module.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 24, 2018

Nokia Still Working After Being Thrown Through Police Car Window

A Nokia phone was thrown at a police car in England and managed to remain undamaged. The phone also did no harm to the police car.

Viral February 12, 2018

Nokia 6 (2018) Spec Details Revealed In TENAA Listing, Could Debut At CES 2018

The Nokia 6 (2018) surfaced in the TENAA database again and this time, with full spec details. The smartphone could debut at CES 2018, which is just around the corner.

CES 2018 January 4, 2018

Nokia 9 Specs Revealed: 5.5-Inch OLED Display, Snapdragon 835, And Android 8.0 Oreo

HMD Global's new handset was recently cleared by the FCC. The Nokia 9 is expected to become the company's latest flagship model to replace the Nokia 8.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 21, 2017

Nokia 7 Goes Official, Comes With A Nokia 8 Feature Known As The 'Bothie' Camera

HMD Global has finally unveiled the new Nokia 7, the new midrange Android smartphone in town that boasts a Nokia 8 feature: the 'bothie' camera.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 19, 2017

Nokia 8 Offers 'Bothies' And Same Day Android Security Updates, But It Won't Beat The Galaxy Note 8, iPhone 8

The Nokia 8 is finally here, offering same-day Android security updates and looking to start a new trend known as 'bothies.' However, despite innovations and powerful specifications, it likely won't be able to beat the other '8' devices coming soon.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 17, 2017

Here's The First Look At The Nokia 8: Will It Allow Nokia To Reclaim The Smartphone Throne From Samsung And Apple?

Reliable leaker Evan Blass has provided us with the first look at the upcoming Nokia 8. Will the flagship smartphone be able to stand up to Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 and Apple's iPhone 8?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 18, 2017

Nokia 8 To Launch This Month For Below $600: Can It Steal The Thunder Of Samsung's Galaxy Note 8, Apple's iPhone 8?

HMD Global is planning to launch the flagship Nokia 8 at the end of the month, according to a report. The smartphone, previously thought to be named the Nokia 9, might carry a price tag of less than $600.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 17, 2017

HMD Global Scores Exclusive Zeiss Deal To Equip Future Nokia Smartphones With Zeiss Optics

Nokia's new parent company, HMD Global, announced an exclusive new partnership with Zeiss. Future Nokia Android smartphones will rock Zeiss optics to 'set new imaging standards within the smartphone industry.'

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 6, 2017

HMD Global's Nokia 6 Will Arrive This July

The Nokia 6 is arriving this July. Can HMD Global's latest budget phone compete?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 26, 2017

Nokia Smartphone Drops By FCC, Could Be The Mighty Nokia 9 With 8 GB RAM: US Release Imminent?

An unannounced Nokia smartphone dropped by the FCC and it's likely the much rumored Nokia 9. Previous leaks revealed a powerhouse with Snapdragon 835 and 8 GB of RAM, and the FCC listing suggests an imminent U.S. release.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 10, 2017

Here's What Happens When You Throw The New Nokia 3310 From A 4th Floor Window

The Nokia 3310 reboot is tougher than most smartphones out in the market today. A series of drop tests show just how durable the 3310 is.

Feature | Tech June 4, 2017

Nokia 9 Spotted On Geekbench With 8 GB RAM: Will This Launch Nokia Back To Relevance In The Smartphone Industry?

The Nokia 9 was spotted on Geekbench with 8 GB of RAM, which if true, would make it the first smartphone with such a specification. Will this push Nokia back to relevance in the smartphone industry that it once dominated?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2017

Nokia 3310 (2017) Review Roundup: Nostalgia Not Enough To Drive Sales?

Upon its announcement, the Nokia 3310 reboot received much fanfare, mainly for its supposed nostalgic throwback to the original 3310. Now that it’s been released, many critics are feeling the exact opposite.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2017

Nokia 9 Prototype Reveals Specs And Features: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 4 GB RAM, 5.3-Inch QHD Screen, And Dual-Lens Camera

FrAndroid received permission to take pictures of a Nokia 9 prototype. The images revealed some of the most significant specifications and features of the upcoming smartphone, which is rumored to come with a $699 price tag.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 22, 2017

Android 7.1.1 Nougat Software Update Rolling Out To Nokia 6

HMD Global pushed out the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Nokia 6 smartphone. The Android-powered smartphone also received the April security patch in the update.

Apps/Software April 16, 2017

Nokia 9 Said To Be First Smartphone With Nokia OZO Audio Tech: What Does That Mean?

An anonymous tipster revealed the specifications and features of the still-unannounced Nokia 9. One of the alleged features is Nokia OZO Audio support, which would make it the first smartphone with the technology.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 3, 2017

Nokia 6 Scratch, Burn, And Bend Tests: Did The Smartphone Survive The Ordeal? [Video]

The Nokia 6 was put under a durability test by YouTuber JerryRigEverything, where it was tested for scratches and burns. Here's a look at how the Android smartphone fared in the durability tests.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 15, 2017

Nokia 3310 Supremo Putin Edition Made Of Gold And Titanium Launches At $1,700

Russian luxury phone maker Caviar has launched a special version of the new Nokia 3310 (2017), but it won't come cheap. Called the Nokia 3310 Supremo Putin, this edition is made of gold and titanium and retails for a jaw-dropping $1,700.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 4, 2017

New Nokia 3310 May Not Work In US, Here's Why

The re-launched Nokia 3310 will not be compatible with the U.S. carriers and users won’t be able to take or place calls using the feature phone due to bandwidth issues. HMD Global is negotiating with the carriers to find a way out.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 2, 2017

Nostalgia Is The Trend For MWC 2017: From Nokia 3310 To BlackBerry KeyOne

Smartphone manufacturers are taking a trip down memory lane as old brands are relaunched at the Mobile World Congress. BlackBerry launched the KeyOne while Nokia breathed new life into the 3310.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 1, 2017

What Can Nokia Achieve Through The Reboot Of Nokia 3310?

What exactly does Nokia plan to achieve by bringing the iconic Nokia 3310 phone back from the grave? Let's take a closer look as the phone is launched at this year's Mobile World Congress.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

Revived Nokia 3310 Brings Back 'Snake': What's New With The Reboot Of The Classic Mobile Game?

The 2017 version of the Nokia 3310 brings with it a rebooted version of the classic 'Snake' mobile game. What can customers expect from the the reimagined game, and will it be enough for you to buy the mobile phone?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2017

New Nokia 3310 Unveiled: One Month Standby Battery Life, Four Colors, And 'Snake'!

HMD Global has unveiled the new Nokia 3310 at the Mobile World Congress 2017. The updated version of the mobile phone retains most of the features that made the original device so popular among consumers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 27, 2017

Nokia Smartwatch Is Finally Here: More Wearables In The Pipeline

Nokia announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that it has now a solid lineup of smartwatches. The devices came with the company's acquisition of Withings, which has an existing range of smartwatches.

Wearable Tech February 26, 2017

Nokia 3310, Nokia 6, Nokia 3 Set For MWC 2017 Unveiling, Live Stream The Launch Event On Facebook, YouTube

Nokia is all set to launch its speculated Nokia 6, Nokia 3 and the revamped Nokia 3310 at MWC 2017. Nokia will be live streaming the MWC event on its official Facebook page and also on its YouTube channel.

Internet February 25, 2017

New Nokia 3310 Details Leak, To Boast Swappable Faceplates And Series 30+ Interface

The features of the new Nokia 3310 have leaked online and reveal that it could come with swappable faceplates, as well as a colored display. The handset will likely have Series 30+ UI, suggesting that it will be a feature phone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 25, 2017

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