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Nokia 4.2 review

Nokia has been around for what seems like forever. The brand has been a true pioneer in mobile, but the powerhouse behind the name has changed numerous times. Fortunately, the company’s latest parent, HMD Global, seems determined to make great Android phones like the new Nokia 4.2 we’ve been testing for the last two weeks.

Design and Build

The overall design of the Nokia 4.2 is a little lackluster, but we’ve been surprised by just how well-made the device feels.  [Read More…]

The Nokia 7.2 is two cards short of a full deck

Nokia’s latest mid-ranger is a good value, but the increased competition give it a run for its money.

Last year, one of the best mid-rangers to be released in the U.S. was the Nokia 7.1. The Nokia 7.1 was unmatched in its $ 349 price tier, offering a feature and value combo that couldn’t be ignored.

A lot has changed since then, however. Samsung and Apple are inching towards “affordable” price points with devices like the Galaxy  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.2 arrives in US with 48-megapixel triple camera

Nokia on Wednesday confirmed that its 7.2 smartphone is available for US consumers. Sold unlocked through online retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H, the $ 350 phone boasts a 48-megapixel triple camera with ZEISS Optics.

Initially introduced at IFA in earlier September, the Nokia 7.2 runs Android 9 (Pie) and houses a 6.3-inch display at 1080 x 2280 pixel resolution. The PureDisplay tech delivers an incredibly bright image with wide color reproduction. Moreover, the high dynamic color contrast ratio  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.2 now available to pre-order in the U.S. through B&H for $349

The official launch date is set for September 30.

What you need to know The Nokia 7.2 is now available for pre-order from B&H for $ 349 in Cyan Green. It will be officially available beginning September 30. The Nokia 7.2 features a Snapdragon 660, 4GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, three cameras on the back, and runs Android One.

The Nokia 7.2 is officially up for pre-order on B&H Photo for $ 349 in Cyan Green  [Read More…]

HMD needs to make a good phone in 2019 for the Nokia brand to succeed

No, the Nokia 9 PureView doesn’t count.

HMD Global has been making Android phones under the Nokia brand for over two and a half years now, and in that time it has established itself as a favorite among those seeking a clean Android experience. HMD teamed up with Google early on, committing to Android One on all its phones. Doing so allowed Nokia to get up and running without investing too much time and resources into making  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.2 and 6.2 will not have NFC in India

The Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2 are expected to be launched in India later this week.

What you need to know Nokia’s latest mid-range 6.2 and 7.2 smartphones will not have NFC support in India. In all other markets, however, the phones will include NFC support. HMD Global has omitted NFC from its phones for the Indian market in the past as well.

HMD Global introduced two new mid-range Android smartphones at the IFA tradeshow held in  [Read More…]

Verizon adds Nokia 3 V, LG Stylo 5v to roster

It’s a busy day in the Verizon world as the carrier kicks off its tenth city with 5G coverage. Additionally, it’s also selling the Galaxy Note 10 family, including one with 5G support.

Not content with these two announcements, Verizon is also adding a pair of smartphones to its roster. Indeed, the Nokia 3 V and LG Stylo 5v are now available, and each is priced at less than $ 250.

SEE: Where is Verizon 5G available and which phones  [Read More…]

Nokia shares its Android 10 roadmap with updates starting in Q4 2019

The Nokia 7.1, 8.1, and 9 PureView will be among the first phones to get the update.

What you need to know Nokia has shared a roadmap for its Android 10 update plans. The Nokia 7.1, 8.1, and 9 PureView will start getting the update in Q4 2019. Other phones will follow in Q1 and Q2 of 2020.

Following Google’s big news regarding Android 10’s name and the rebrand for Android as a whole, Nokia has shared  [Read More…]

Nokia returns to Verizon with Nokia 3 V

It’s been years since Nokia has properly graced the shelves of a Verizon store. Things changed in early 2019 when HMD Global, the parent company behind the “new” Nokia, announced a prepaid version of the Nokia 2 V in January for Verizon.

Despite this toe in the water, Nokia and Verizon haven’t done business in the post-paid space for a long time. With the 3 V, however, it marks the first phone HMD has ever offered through Verizon’s proper channels.

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Nokia 3 V has a big screen, great battery life, and is coming to Verizon

Goes on sale August 26 for $ 168.

What you need to know The Nokia 3 V is headed to Verizon exclusively for $ 168. It features a big 6.26-inch HD+ display, Snapdragon 429, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. It will be available for purchase starting August 26 at select Verizon stores or online.

On August 20, HMD announced a brand new budget-friendly phone called the Nokia 3 V exclusively for the Verizon network. The  [Read More…]