Nokia phones rank highest in software and security updates, build quality and more: Counterpoint Research

Market research company, Counterpoint Research has released their 2020 Trust ranking information, which ranks smartphones based on 4 categories – software, security, build quality, and enterprise-recommended devices. Nokia has been revealed to be the leader in the first 3 out 4 categories.

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Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones launched in India starting at Rs. 2949

HMD Global has launched Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones with VoLTE support in India, after these were introduced in China. These come after the  Both these feature 2.4-inch QVGA LCD screen, polycarbonate body, web browser, Bluetooth support, Torch, Wireless FM radio, music player, Snake along with other games and the Nokia 225 4G also has a VGA rear camera. Continue reading “Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones launched in India starting at Rs. 2949”

Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones with 40mm driver, up to 40 hours of battery life announced

HMD Global has announced new Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones with 40mm dynamic drivers that promise great low-end sounds and strong bass. It promises up to 40 hours of wireless play time on a single charge and also comes with AUX port that lets you connect a 3.5mm audio cable. Continue reading “Nokia Essential Wireless Headphones with 40mm driver, up to 40 hours of battery life announced”

NASA awards $14.1 million contract to Nokia to build 4G infrastructure on the moon

The race to build a functional base on the moon is heating up as NASA recently announced $370 million in new contracts, given out to many private companies. Among them is a $14.1 million contract that was awarded to Nokia Bell Labs to build the first LTE/4G cellular communication network on the moon.

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Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones announced

HMD Global has announced Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones with VoLTE support in China, after these got certified by TENAA recently. These come after the Nokia 220 4G that was introduced back in July 2019. Both these feature 2.4-inch QVGA LCD screen, polycarbonate body, web browser, Bluetooth support, Torch, Wireless FM radio, music player, Snake along with other games and the Nokia 225 4G also has a VGA rear camera. Continue reading “Nokia 215 4G and Nokia 225 4G feature phones announced”

HMD Global confirms Android 11 update for range of Nokia smartphones

HMD Global today released its timeline for upgrading its Android
11-ready portfolio to the latest Android OS. The rollout is planned to commence in Q4 2020 starting with Nokia 8.3 5G and the Nokia 5.3. Owners of the Nokia 2.2 and Nokia 8.1 will also be among the first to experience Android 11 this year, said the company. At the launch it confirmed Android 12 update even for entry-level phones such as the Nokia 3.4 and 2.4. Continue reading “HMD Global confirms Android 11 update for range of Nokia smartphones”

Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 5.1 Android 10 update starts rolling out

HMD Global has started rolling out Android 10 update for the Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 5.1 smartphones, after rolling it to Nokia 8.1, Nokia 9 PureViewNokia 7.1Nokia 6.1 PlusNokia 7 PlusNokia 6.1Nokia 2.2, Nokia 7.2Nokia 3.2Nokia 4.2Nokia 8 SiroccoNokia 2.3Nokia 6.2Nokia 1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus, Nokia 1 Go Edition and Nokia 2.1 Go Edition. Continue reading “Nokia 3.1 and Nokia 5.1 Android 10 update starts rolling out”

Nokia 32-inch HD, 43-inch FHD, 43, 50, 55 and 65-inch 4K TVs with Onkyo audio launched in India starting at Rs. 12999

Flipkart and Nokia have launched six new Nokia branded Smart TV in India. These include 32-inch HD, 43-inch Full HD and 43-inch, 50-inch, 55-inch and 65-inch 4K Ultra HD TV. These feature a diamond-cut bezel design, Micro Dimming and a MaxBrite Display for crisp detail with vibrant colours and Sound by Japanese brand Onkyo with 39W speakers that includes 24 W QuatroX speakers, along with 15 W tweeters in the 32-inch HD, 43-inch HD and Full HD models. Continue reading “Nokia 32-inch HD, 43-inch FHD, 43, 50, 55 and 65-inch 4K TVs with Onkyo audio launched in India starting at Rs. 12999”

Nokia 7.3 with punch-hole display, quad rear cameras surface in renders

HMD Global introduced new Nokia 2.4 and Nokia 3.4 smartphones at an event earlier this week, but we didn’t see see any new phones Nokia 7 series or 9 series. Now alleged renders of Nokia 7.3, successor of Nokia 7.2 has surfaced online. This is based on CAD drawings which reveals dimensions as 165.8 x 76.3 x 8.2mm and the phone is said to come with a plastic back. Continue reading “Nokia 7.3 with punch-hole display, quad rear cameras surface in renders”

Nokia Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth 5.0, built-in microphone announced

HMD Global has announced its new Portable Wireless Speaker that offers up to 4 hours of play time on a single charge. It has a fabric texture on the outside, features Bluetooth 5.0 compatibility, comes with an integrated microphone that lets you connect your smartphone with the speaker to use it as a speaker phone, and lets you pair two speakers for high quality stereo audio output. Continue reading “Nokia Portable Wireless Speaker with Bluetooth 5.0, built-in microphone announced”

Nokia Power Earbuds Lite with up to 35h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced

Along with the new phones, HMD Global also introduced its latest Power Earbuds Lite, a smaller version of the Power Earbuds. The true wireless earbuds have IPX7 ratings for water resistance, uses Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity and features the same 6mm graphene drivers. Continue reading “Nokia Power Earbuds Lite with up to 35h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced”

Nokia 8.3 5G with 6.81-inch FHD+ PureDisplay, Snapdragon 765G global roll out begins

HMD Global introduced the Nokia 8.3 5G, the company’s first mid-range 5G smartphone back in March. Today the company announced the global roll out of the smartphone after about six months. To remind you, the phone comes in Polar Night colour, and is priced at 599 Euros (US$ 701 / Rs. 51,595 approx.) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version and the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version costs 649 Euros (US$ 760 / Rs. 55,900 approx.). Additionally, all Nokia 8.3 5G owners will receive a free 6-month trial of Google One with additional 100GB of online storage. Continue reading “Nokia 8.3 5G with 6.81-inch FHD+ PureDisplay, Snapdragon 765G global roll out begins”

Nokia 3.4 with 6.39-inch HD+ display, Snapdragon 460, triple rear cameras announced

HMD Global just announced the Nokia 3.4, the company’s latest Android One smartphone and the successor of Nokia 3.2. It packs a 6.39-inch HD+ punch-hole screen, is powered by Snapdragon 460 Mobile Platform with up to 4GB RAM, runs Android 10 with 2 years of Android and 3 years of security updates, has a 13-megapixel rear camera, secondary 2-megapixel depth sensing camera for Portrait Mode and a 5-megapixel ultra-wide camera. It also has Night mode support and a 5-megapixel camera on the front.
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Nokia 2.4 with 6.5-inch HD+ 20:9 display, dual rear cameras, 4500mAh battery announced

HMD Global just announced the Nokia 2.4, the company’s latest budget smartphone and the successor of Nokia 2.3. It packs a 6.5-inch HD+ screen, is powered by MediaTek Helio P22 12nm SoC with up to 3GB RAM, runs Android 10 with 2 years of Android and 3 years of security updates, has a 13-megapixel rear camera, secondary 2-megapixel depth sensing camera for Portrait Mode, Night mode and more. Continue reading “Nokia 2.4 with 6.5-inch HD+ 20:9 display, dual rear cameras, 4500mAh battery announced”

HMD Global schedules an event on September 22, new smartphones expected

HMD Global has sent out invites for the launch of new Nokia smartphones on September 22nd in an online event. The company says that it will unveil a new chapter for Nokia phones with a very special guest. It also has a URL that says Nokia mobile Live 2020 that points to its Nokia Mobile YouTube page. It also has #OnlyGadgetYouNeed which it had already used for its partnership for the upcoming 25th Bond film ‘No Time To Die’. Continue reading “HMD Global schedules an event on September 22, new smartphones expected”