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Nokia — in its latest iteration as a certified emblem of HMD — is some distance off from its glory days, the years when it now not most effective set the tempo for innovation within the cell phone marketplace, but additionally led it as the sector’s greatest handset maker. These days, the corporate took its newest step in rebuilding itself because it unveiled a slate of Android-powered smartphones — the Nokia 1, the Nokia 6, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia eight Sirocco, with the most affordable of those, the Nokia 1, coming in at an insignificant $85 — and a new characteristic telephone.

The new handsets come as the corporate stated that it bought 70 million gadgets in 2017 throughout its 11 fashions, yr one of its comeback technique. “Being a challenger and smaller player, market share is not the most important thing for us to grasp right now,” stated Pekka Rantala, EVP and CMO of HMD World stated in an interview. “But we sold more than 70 million Nokia phones in 2017 – including all models. We have high ambitions but this figure was higher for us than we expected.”

The corporate lately has over 100 retail companions and the plan is to amplify that to extra this yr.

“This time last year, we started our journey with huge expectations from fans and a massive responsibility to deliver on the legacy of one of the most innovative brands in our space,” Florian Seiche, CEO of HMD World, stated in a observation. “Since then we have reintroduced well-loved icons, forged partnerships with friends old and new and delivered our pure, secure and up-to-date Android experience across our smartphone portfolio. Last year we shipped over 70 million Nokia phones.”

The smartphones getting lauched nowadays are notable for a way carefully they’re tied to Google’s Android, with Nokia becoming a member of Google’s Android One partnership program as section of nowadays’s information — and within the case of the pared-down Nokia 1, the usage of Android Pass.

Its distinctive spin, the corporate says, can be within the craftsmanship of the itself.

Within the absence of a distinctively other working machine and any choice to what’s already available on the market software-wise, it’s going to be fascinating to peer whether or not this is sufficient to encourage the loads who’re new to Nokia telephones an emblem loyalists from the outdated days.

The flagship of the variety, the Nokia eight Sirocco, will retail for €749 and can come with Twin-Sight, Zeiss optics, Nokia spatial audio, and a curved glass end round a chrome steel body, with a dimension of 2mm at the brink, the usage of edge-to-edge pOLED 2K Five.Five-inch show. Nokia claims the chrome steel body is two.Five instances more potent than 6000 sequence aluminium. It additionally options wi-fi charging and a option to log into the telephone the usage of facial popularity.

The Nokia 7 Plus, priced at €399, is being located with its digicam options in the vanguard, with a 12MP Zeiss optics — considerably, marking the go back of Zeiss to Nokia gadgets after having a long-time collaboration with the emblem when Nokia was once nonetheless making its telephones itself — for its number one digicam and a secondary 13MP digicam with 2x optical zoom.

The entrance digicam has adaptive sensor generation for low-light prerequisites, and a new characteristic referred to as “pro camera” on all Zeiss optics the place you’ll be able to regulate the aperture and different options and notice previews prior to taking the photographs, along side a new believe suite that allows you to come with AR-type lenses in addition to animated characters.

It’s constructed at the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Cellular Platform with a two-day battery lifestyles and is available in Black/Copper and White/Copper.

The Nokia 6, in the meantime, will retail for €279 when it is going on sale in April, and is a new model of the telephone it introduced in the past. The new options come with quicker processing energy (60 % quicker, HMD says) and a harder frame, constituted of a block of 6000 sequence aluminum, along side Zeiss optics, USB-C fast-charging and Android Oreo as section of the Android One program. Some other two notable options are wi-fi charging, in addition to the power now to release your telephone the usage of your face — two main points that it kind of feels are actually changing into usual in cellular gadgets.

It’s constructed at the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Cellular Platform and is available in Black/Copper, White/Iron and Blue/Gold, with two configurations of 3GB RAM/32GB ROM, and later 4GB RAM/64GB ROM.

In any case, the Nokia 1 is the corporate’s low-end smartphone, with a very fair value of $85 at retail when it is going on sale in April. It’s advertised as “smartphone essentials” — which on this case is Android Oreo Pass Version — the model of Android this is optimised for telephones with reminiscence of 1GB or much less. At the out of doors, the telephone comes with a chain of Xpress-on covers to modify the colour to Azure, Gray, Yellow and Crimson (a characteristic Nokia has been working for years now, starting within the Lumia line).

Specifications:

Nokia 1:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 2, Five, eight, LTE: Band 1, three, Five, 7, eight, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41(Complete band 41)
  • Community pace: LTE Cat 6, 2CA, 300Mbps DL/50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android eight.zero Oreo™
  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 cellular platform
  • RAM: four GB LPDDR four
  • Garage: 64 GB interior memory2 with MicroSD card slot3 (as much as 256 GB beef up)
  • Shape issue: contact monoblock with on-screen keys
  • Show: 6” IPS LCD complete HD+ (2160 x 1080, 18:nine), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, 403 ppi pixel density, 500 nits, 1:1500 distinction ratio, laminated and polarised
  • Digicam:
  • Number one digicam: 12MP, 1.4um f1.75, 2PD, ZEISS with dual-tone flash
  • Secondary digicam: 13MP, 1.0um, F2.6, ZEISS
  • Entrance dealing with digicam: 16MP FF 1.0um, F2.zero, ZEISS
  • Connectivity & Sensors: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, BT Five.zero, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, NFC, USB type-C (USB 2.zero), OTG, three.5mm AV jack, ambient mild sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, corridor sensor, fingerprint sensor
  • Battery: Built-in 3800 mAh battery4 with USB type-C immediate charging and 2-day battery life5
  • Audio: Unmarried speaker with good amplifier, Nokia spatial audio seize with three mics

Dimensions: 158.38 x 75.64 x 7.99 mm (nine.55 mm with digicam bump)

Nokia 6:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 2, Five, eight, LTE: Band 1, three, Five, 7, eight, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 (Complete band 41)
  • Community pace: LTE Cat. four, 150Mbps DL/50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android eight.zero Oreo™
  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 630 cellular platform
  • RAM/Garage variants: three GB LPDDR four RAM with 32 GB interior person memory2 or four GB LPDDR four RAM with 64 GB interior person memory2 each variants to be had with MicroSD card slot3 (as much as 128 GB beef up)
  • Shape issue: Contact monoblock with on-screen keys
  • Show: Five.Five” IPS LCD complete HD (1920 x 1080, 16:nine), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, 403 ppi pixel density, 450 nits, laminated, 1500:1 distinction ratio
  • Number one digicam: 16MP PDAF / 1.0um / F2.zero, dual-tone flash, ZEISS optics
  • Entrance dealing with digicam: 8MP FF, 1.12um / F2.zero / FOV 84˚
  • Connectivity & sensors: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, BT Five.zero, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, FM/RDS, USB type-C (USB 2.zero), OTG, three.5mm, ambient mild sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, corridor sensor, fingerprint sensor, NFC
  • Battery: Built-in 3000mAh battery4
  • Audio: Unmarried speaker with good amplifier, Nokia spatial audio seize with 2 mics
  • Dimensions: 148.eight×75.eight×eight.15 mm (eight.6 mm with digicam bump)
  • Nano SIM

Nokia 7 Plus:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA: Band 1, 2, Five, eight, LTE: Band 1, three, Five, 7, eight, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41(Complete band 41)
  • Community pace: LTE Cat 6, 2CA, 300Mbps DL/50Mbps UL
  • OS: Android eight.zero Oreo™
  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 cellular platform
  • RAM: four GB LPDDR four
  • Garage: 64 GB interior memory2 with MicroSD card slot3 (as much as 256 GB beef up)
  • Shape issue: contact monoblock with on-screen keys
  • Show: 6” IPS LCD complete HD+ (2160 x 1080, 18:nine), sculpted Corning® Gorilla® Glass, 403 ppi pixel density, 500 nits, 1:1500 distinction ratio, laminated and polarised
  • Number one digicam: 12MP, 1.4um f1.75, 2PD, ZEISS with dual-tone flash
  • Secondary digicam: 13MP, 1.0um, F2.6, ZEISS
  • Entrance dealing with digicam: 16MP FF 1.0um, F2.zero, ZEISS
  • Connectivity/sensors: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, BT Five.zero, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, NFC, USB type-C (USB 2.zero), OTG, three.5mm AV jack, ambient mild sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, e-compass, gyroscope, corridor sensor, fingerprint sensor
  • Battery: Built-in 3800mAh battery4 with USB type-C immediate charging and 2-day battery life5
  • Audio: Unmarried speaker with good amplifier, Nokia spatial audio seize with three mics
  • Dimensions: 158.38×75.64×7.99 mm (nine.55 mm with digicam bump)
  • Nano SIM

Nokia eight Sirocco:

  • Networks: GSM: 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA One: BC (800), CDMA 2000:  BC0 (800). WCDMA, 1,2,Five,eight, TDS CDMA 34,39 FDD-LTE: 1, 2, three, four, Five, 7, eight, 20, 28 TDD-LTE: 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
  • Community pace: LTE Cat 12 600Mbps DL Cat13 150Mbps(64QAM) UL
  • OS: Android Oreo™
  • CPU: Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 835 Cellular Platform
  • RAM: 6 GB LPPDDR 4X
  • Garage: 128G GB USF2.1 interior person memory2
  • Shape issue: Contact monoblock with capacitive machine keys
  • Show: Five.Five” QHD pOLED, 3-d Corning® Gorilla® Glass Five
  • Number one digicam: 12MP extensive, 2L7, 1.4um, 2PD, f/1.75, FOV 78”
  • Secondary digicam: 13MP tele, 3M3, 1.0um, f/2.6, FOV 47.three”, dual-tone flash
  • Entrance-facing digicam: 5MP, 4E8, 1.4um, F/2.zero, FF, show flash
  • Connectivity/sensors: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (MIMO), BT Five.zero, GPS/AGPS+GLONASS+BDS, NFC,ANT+, fingerprint sensor, ALS/PS, g-sensor, e-compass, gyro, corridor sensor, barometer
  • Battery: built-in 3260mAh battery3
  • Audio: three AOP mics, good amp on unmarried speaker
  • Charging: QC four appropriate, Qi wi-fi charging compliance
  • Dimensions: 140.93×72.97×7.Five mm
  • Nano SIM

Availability

Nokia eight Sirocco can be to be had from early April for an international moderate retail value of €749.

Nokia 7 Plus can be to be had from early April for an international moderate retail value of €399.

New Nokia 6 can be to be had from Might for an international moderate retail value of €279.

Nokia 1 can be to be had from early April for an international moderate retail value of $85. Xpress-on covers, bought one after the other, are to be had from $7.99 in Azure, Gray, Yellow and Crimson.

Nokia 8110 can be to be had from Might for an international moderate retail value of €79.

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