Tag Archive: Nokia


Everything you need to know about the Nokia 9

Let’s talk about Nokia’s five-camera flagship.

It can be tough to keep up with all of the Android flagships competing for your dollars these days, and one that might have slipped under your radar is the Nokia 9 PureView.

The Nokia 9 PureView isn’t a perfect smartphone, but it does do something that we have to give it credit for — it tires to be different. This is immediately apparent with its five-camera setup on the back,  [Read More…]

Android Q Beta 5 hits Nokia 8.1 with corner swipe for Google Assistant

If you’re rocking a Nokia 8.1, now is the best time to get started with Android Q.

What you need to know The Nokia 8.1 is now picking up the Android Q Beta 5 update. Along with the July 2019 security patch, the update includes a new corner swipe gesture for invoking Google Assistant. If you’re not enrolled yet, you can get started with the beta program by heading to HMD’s website.

Android Q Beta 5 is  [Read More…]

This is apparently a Nokia feature phone running Android

What you need to know A photo from 9to5Google shows what’s supposedly an Android-powered feature phone. It doesn’t have a touchscreen and instead uses buttons for navigation. There’s no word on how much the phone will cost or when it’ll be available.

Nokia’s been killing it in the Android space for the last couple of years. Under the ownership of HMD Global, we’ve seen a relentless number of Nokia handsets dominate the mid and low-end market, but now  [Read More…]

Nokia 2.2 with Android One is now on sale in the U.S. for just $139

Nokia 2.2 is currently the most affordable Android One smartphone you can buy.

What you need to know The Nokia 2.2 with Android One is now available in the U.S. for just $ 139. It offers a 5.71-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop-shaped notch and a single 13MP shooter at the rear. Part of the Android One program, Nokia 2.2 is guaranteed to receive two major OS updates and security updates for up to three years.

The  [Read More…]

Nokia 2.2 arrives as $140 unlocked Android One phone for US buyers

Nokia on Tuesday introduced its Nokia 2.2 smartphone, an entry-level Android affair with a premium outward design. It’s the first of the brand’s first 2 series handset to be included in the Android One program.

Powered by Android One 9.0 Pie, the Nokia phone is Android Q ready. And, because it’s included in the Android One initiative, it will see two years of OS upgrades plus three years of monthly security updates.

The Nokia 2.2 has a 5.71-inch display with  [Read More…]

Nokia 9 PureView finally arrives in India for ₹49,999 ($730)

The long wait has finally come to an end for Nokia fans in India.

What you need to know The Nokia 9 PureView has been launched in India at ₹49,999 ($ 730). It will be going on sale in India starting today from Flipkart as well as Nokia’s own online store. Unlike most other 2019 Android flagship phones, the Nokia 9 PureView does not feature Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855 chipset.

HMD Global finally launched its flagship Nokia  [Read More…]

Nokia unveils entry-level Beacon 1 mesh Wi-Fi router starting at $130

Nokia today expanded its range of Wi-Fi products with the addition of the Nokia Beacon 1 mesh system. With prices starting at $ 130, the Beacon 1 is an affordable alternative to last year’s Beacon 3 and shares many of the same features.

Like its predecessor, Beacon 1 supports 802.11ac and can be used to extend your Wi-Fi coverage to more areas of your home, eliminating dead spots. The dual-band system also features the same easy setup procedure  [Read More…]

Nokia 9 PureView is finally coming to India

HMD is gearing up to launch the Nokia 9 PureView in India, but it may be too little too late already.

What you need to know HMD Global is teasing the launch of the Nokia 9 PureView in India. The phone costs $ 699 in the U.S., and could retail at around ₹50,000 in the country. The marquee feature is a penta-lens arrangement with five sensors working together to produce a photo.

The Nokia 9 launched to  [Read More…]

AT&T Prepaid, Cricket pick up new Nokia 3.1 phones

AT&T Prepaid and Cricket Wireless recently started offering a new Nokia phone as part of their device portfolios. Indeed, the Nokia 3.1 A and Nokia 3.1 C are essentially the same phone, just sold at different outlets.

READ: Cricket Wireless Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Powered by Android 9 Pie, the phone features a 5.45-inch (18:9) display and an 8-megapixel rear camera. Internally, the Nokia 3.1A/C have a 2.0GHz quad-core processor with 2GB RAM and 32GB storage.

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HMD Global is moving Nokia phone data to Finland for better security

HMD is taking steps to ensure it safeguards user data following a snafu in March.

What you need to know HMD will store all device data from Nokia phones at a Google Cloud facility in Finland. The Nokia 4.2, Nokia 2.2, and Nokia 3.2 are the first devices to make the switch. Older Nokia phones will be migrated with the Android Q update.

HMD Global came under intense pressure earlier this year after it was discovered that  [Read More…]