HMD Global To Launch Nokia 9, Nokia 8 (2018) On January 19

HMD Global To Launch Nokia 9, Nokia 8 (2018) On January 19

If reports coming out of the Nokia rumour mill are to be believed, then it would appear that the Nokia 9 may be unveiled alongside the second generation of Nokia 8 on 19 January at an event in China. Both the phones are also said to come with customizations for the Chinese market but there are global variants of the phones that are reported to be announced at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in February.

Juho Sarvikas, chief product officer at HMD Global revealed this while replying to a query on Twitter. The report reveals that both the phones will be customized only for China market and hence may come with entails special ROMs where Google services may be replaced by local alternatives. The Nokia 8, on the other hand, will come with the same specs as the Nokia 9 but the screen will be an 18:9 ratio screen.

Though the company confirmed that all the Nokia smartphones launched this year including Nokia 8, Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 will receive the Android Oreo update, the users of the entry-level Nokia 3 did not receive the Android 7.1.2 Nougat or the Android Oreo updates.

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However, although 2017 launch looks nearly certain, Chinese media Mydrivers is confident that the Nokia 9 won't arrive this year.

The 64GB variant of the Nokia 9 may be priced at around CNY 3,699 (Rs 35,965 approx.) while the 128GB storage variant might be priced at CNY 4,199 (Rs 40,826 approx.). Priced at Rs 9,499, the smartphone is available in Black and Blue colour options and comes with a polycarbonate back along with an aluminium frame. Nokia 8, Nokia 7 and Nokia 6 are the best cell phones from Nokia on Android stage known for their smooth and solid design. On the camera front, the Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 (2018) are expected to feature a dual camera setup and IP67 certification, which will protect the phones from both water and dust protection. The Nokia 9 is supposed to have 5.5-inch QHD display and Snapdragon 835 chipsets. Reports suggest that neither of the phones will include a 3.5mm headphone jack.

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