HMD Global could announce Nokia 9 which is the company’s new flagship, along with Nokia 8 Pro, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 4 and Nokia 1 at the Mobile world Congress in Barcelona.
As part of the Mera Pehla Smartphone offer, Nokia 2 and Nokia 3 will be made available at effective prices of Rs 4,999 and Rs 7,499 respectively.
Nokia 4 is expected to succeed the existing Nokia 3 and the announcement will be made official at the MWC 2018. HMD Global has already scheduled its press conference on February 25 in Barcelona.
Nokia 7 Plus will have extremely thin bezels on the top and bottom. The front camera sensor could be placed on the right side of the earpiece on top.
Nokia 1 is an entry-level mobile, rumoured to launch as part of Google’s Android Go program. Nokia 7 Plus will be an upgraded version of Nokia 7, which was unveiled in China in October 2017.
Nokia 8 has started receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update. The update brings with it features like battery saving navigation buttons, revamped Power menu, new Setting menu and Bluetooth battery percentage.
The two Nokia phones spotted at TA-1043 and TA-1046, though it is not clear what the actual name will be for these models. There is a new Nokia qwerty phone Nokia TA-1047, spotted in certifications as well.
Nokia 7 Plus has been leaked via leaked snapshots of what looks like marketing material of the upcoming smartphone. The upcoming phone will launch at the MWC 2018 in Barcelona.
Nokia 1 has been spotted on the US FCC website. The upcoming entry-level smartphone by HMD Global could come with a height of 133 mm and a width of 68 mm.
Nokia 8 was the company’s flagship for 2017, and it looks like there could be another Nokia 8 version for 2018. According to some reports, a Nokia 8 Sirocco version has been trademarked by HMD Global
With the Union budget 2018, customs duty on both mobile phones and mobile phone parts have been hiked from 15 per cent to 20 per cent. The move is likely to impact manufacturers who import mobile phone parts into the country.
Nokia 5 (3GB RAM), which was launched at Rs 13,499 last November, will now be selling at Rs 12,499. The Nokia 8 will be available at Rs 28,999, down from Rs 36,999.
Nokia 3310 4G is an incremental upgrade over the original Nokia 3310, which was launched in the market last year. Nokia 3310 comes with 4G VoLTE support and runs on Android-based YunOS.
Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 are getting the latest Android 8.0 Oreo update. India is among the first countries to receive the software update.
HMD Global has confirmed its Nokia 3 will soon get an Android Oreo Beta update. The information has been confirmed by Juho Sarvikas, the company’s Chief Product Manager on Twitter.