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Nokia 7 Plus Render Leaked, Includes 18:9 FullScreen Display and Dual Zeiss Camera

2017 was HMD's most successful year ever as Nokia phones sales soar. It seems that the company is planning to launch a bunch of Android Smartphones under Nokia brand in 2018.

Back in December 2017, we learned about the Nokia 7 Plus and other unannounced Nokia Smartphones via refrences inside Nokia Camera application. But now we have new information + high quality renders of the Nokia 7 Plus.

As you can see in the below image, the Nokia 7 Plus looks exactly similar to the Nokia 7 in terms of rear design but has dual-rear cameras and a 6 inches 18:9 display. On the Specificiation side, the Nokia 7 Plus features Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7. It has 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD.


It seems that Google working with Nokia for the software of the Nokia 7 Plus. The Nokia 7 Plus Android One Edition would get direct updates from Google eliminating the delays.

Taking a look at the Camera specs, we have 12MP + 13 MP with ZEISS Optics, 2X optical zoom, f/2.0 aperture, Dual PD all pixel focus, Nokia Pro Mode app, and Bothie.

HMD may announce the Nokia 7 Plus along with the Nokia 9 at MWC in Barcelona, Spain. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

[Update: Live Image] This Could be the Android One Nokia 7 Plus

[Article: 15-02-2018] 2017 was HMD's most successful year ever as Nokia phones sales soar. It seems that the company is planning to launch a bunch of Android Smartphones under Nokia brand in 2018.

Back in December 2017, we learned about the Nokia 7 Plus and other unannounced Nokia Smartphones via refrences inside Nokia Camera application. But now we have new information + high quality renders of the Nokia 7 Plus, thanks to Evan Blass.


As you can see in the below image, the Nokia 7 Plus looks exactly similar to the Nokia 7 in terms of rear design but has dual-rear cameras and a 6 inches 18:9 display. On the Specificiation side, the Nokia 7 Plus features Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7. It has 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD. 

It seems that Google working with Nokia for the software of the Nokia 7 Plus. The Nokia 7 Plus Android One Edition would get direct updates from Google eliminating the delays.

Taking a look at the Camera specs, we have 12MP + 13 MP with ZEISS Optics, 2X optical zoom, f/2.0 aperture, Dual PD all pixel focus, Nokia Pro Mode app, and Bothie.

HMD may announce the Nokia 7 Plus along with the Nokia 9 at MWC in Barcelona, Spain. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Source: Evleaks

[Update: 16-02-2018] Live Hands On Image of the Nokia 7 Plus (Via Vtechgraphy)


Nokia 8 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo

Nokia 8 Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo
The Nokia 8 is now receiving Official Android 8.1 Oreo. It it is the lastest Android Software from Google and arrives in as build V4.84A for the Nokia 8.

Android 8.1 comes with numerous changes over Android 8.0. You get new dark and light themes which changes according to wallpaper, Pixel 2 Launcher, Redesigned Power Menu, new Shutdown and Reboot Animation, Round Statusbar Icons, and Settings. Nokia has also added the latest February 2018 Security Patch with the update.

The Android 8.1 for the Nokia 8 weights in at around 1562.7MB. Nokia's instructions explain that for a successful installation, your device should be connected to a Wi-Fi network.

If you haven't got the notification of this new software update yet, Just go to Settings - About Phone - Software updates, and It will automatically start downloading the latest update. The update will take around 10-15 minutes to get Installed on your device. We will let you know once the update is out for other devices. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Nokia's 7 Plus to have 18:9 display and an advance dual cameras

Nokia's 7 Plus to have 18:9 display and an advance dual cameras
Nokia 10 Concept
2017 was HMD's most successful year ever as Nokia phones sales soar. It seems that the company is planning to launch a bunch of Android Smartphones under Nokia brand in 2018.

Back in December 2017, we learned about the Nokia 7 Plus and other unannounced Nokia Smartphones via refrences inside Nokia Camera application. But now we have confirmed specifications + images of the Nokia 7 Plus, thanks to a new leak.


As you can see in the below image, the Nokia 7 Plus looks exactly similar to the Nokia 7 in terms of rear design but has dual-rear cameras and a 6 inches 18:9 display. On the Specificiation side, the Nokia 7 features Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7. It has 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD.
Nokia's 7 Plus to have 18:9 display and an advance dual cameras
Taking a look at the Camera specs, we have 12MP + 13 MP with ZEISS Optics, 2X optical zoom, f/2.0 aperture, Dual PD all pixel focus, Nokia Pro Mode app, and Bothie.

HMD may announce the Nokia 7 Plus along with the Nokia 9 at MWC in Barcelona, Spain. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.


Image: Concept Creator | Via: Ithome


Nokia 8 Price Falls by up to Rs 8,000; Here's the New Price!

Nokia 8 Price Falls by up to Rs 8,000; Here's the New Price!
Back in September 2017, HMD announced the flagship Nokia 8 in India with top-notch specs and ZEISS Optics. The entire package was offered at a price of Rs 36,999 and according to retailer Mahesh Telecom, it is now available at Rs 28,999, following a drop of Rs 8,000.

The Nokia 8 features a 5.3-inch QHD IPS display with huge chin and top bezels. It is powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage. The phone comes dual rear cameras with Zeiss Optics, Splashproof (IP54), OZO 360-degree Audio, and includes USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC. The phone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

The attraction for the phone is it's "Bothie" feature, which allows you to use both the front and the rear Camera's together. Another feature that might wonder you is its OZO Audio, which gives 360-degree sound with amazing quality. At the back, there are two cameras of 13MP with Zeiss optics along with an 13MP front-facing camera.

The Nokia 8 will be available in Polished Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel, Polished Copper Colour options. The device will pack a 3090mAh battery with quick charge support.

Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6

Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6
Android 8.0 Oreo is already rolling out to the users of Nokia 6 in phases. If you did not receive the update wait for few days or try checking for it manually by heading over to system updates section in the Settings app.

Android Oreo comes with numerous enhancements over Android Nougat, such as faster booting, new Settings and Quick-Settings UI, Picture in Picture (PIP), Adaptive icons, Autofill, Notification timeout, Nokia has also added several new features to the latest software update. Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Nokia 6 2017 also brings the latest January 1, 2018 Security Patch.

Nokia Changelog says that the new version includes Update Settings UI, Screen and Pedometer card, Enhance Power saving and background activity manager, Enhance Low Light Camera Image Quality, Nokia Cloud, Notification wake up, and long screen capture.


Well, without further ado, here are screenshots of Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6 (Thanks to Roland Quandt - @rquand). Let us know how you’re liking Oreo on your phone by leaving a comment! Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6
Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6Screenshots: Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 6

Nokia 6 is getting Android 8.0 Oreo: Here's What's New!

The Nokia 6 2017 is now getting Android 8.0 Oreo. The update is now available for both Global and Chinese variant of the Nokia 6

Android Oreo comes with numerous enhancements over Android Nougat, such as faster booting, new Settings and Quick-Settings UI, Picture in Picture (PIP), Adaptive icons, Autofill, Notification timeout, Nokia has also added several new features to the latest software update. Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Nokia 6 2017 also brings the latest January 1, 2018 Security Patch.


Nokia Changelog says that the new version includes Update Settings UI, Screen and Pedometer card, Enhance Power saving and background activity manager, Enhance Low Light Camera Image Quality, Nokia Cloud, Notification wake up, and long screen capture.

The update is already rolling out to the users of Nokia 6 in phases. If you did not receive the update wait for few days or try checking for it manually by heading over to system updates section in the Settings app. Make sure you've at least 50 percent juice left on your phone before updating it. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Geekbench Reveals Nokia 7 Plus Features

Geekbench Reveals Nokia 7 Plus Features
2017 was HMD's most successful year ever as Nokia phones sales soar. It seems that the company is planning to launch a bunch of Android Smartphones under Nokia brand in 2018.

Back in December 2017, we learned about the Nokia 7 Plus and other unannounced Nokia Smartphones via refrences inside Nokia Camera application. But now we have confirmed specifications of the Nokia 7 Plus, thanks to Geekbench.


The Nokia 7 Plus would feature Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7. The device would also feature 4GB of RAM and Android 8.0 Oreo Operating System.

Nokia 7 Plus is also expected to come with 18:9 Full Screen Display, Dual Rear and Front Cameras. HMD may announce the Nokia 7 Plus along with the Nokia 9 at MWC in Barcelona, Spain. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.


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Nokia 8 Gets Android 8.1 Oreo Beta: Here's What's New!!!

Nokia 8 Gets Android 8.1 Oreo Beta: Here's What's New!!!
Android 8.1 Oreo Beta is now available for the Nokia 8. It it is the lastest Android Software from Google and arrives in as build V4.82A for the Nokia 8.

The beta ota is now available to download for the Nokia 8. You can enroll your device in automatic OTA system updates through the Beta Labs. Once enrolled, your device will receive regular over-the-air (OTA) updates of all milestone builds in the Android 8.1 Beta. When the next version of Android is released, your device will automatically update to the final version.

You can also un-enroll your device at any time. The device will receive an OTA update to the most recent production version of Android available for that device (for example, Android 8.0 Oreo). The update requires a full device reset, so user data on the device will be removed.

If you are already running Android 8.0 Oreo Beta, you can easily update to 8.1 via an OTA Update which weighs in at around 1554 MB.

Android 8.1 comes with new dark and light themes which changes according to wallpaper, Pixel 2 Launcher, Redesigned Power Menu, new Shutdown and Reboot Animation, Round Statusbar Icons, and Settings.


Nokia’s Android Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera Design Leaks

Nokia’s Android Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera Design Leaks
The last time we updated you on the status of the Nokia's upcoming Android Smartphone with Penta-Lens Camera, we told you that it was in the works and will be unveiled as early as late 2018. Well, it looks like today we have our first design look of Nokia's Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera.

As you can see in the below sketch, we have a round fingerprint reader located beneath the circular camera module. Previous leak says that the device will feature a bezel-free design and Snapdragon 845 CPU.


The Penta-Lens Camera system features a circular form factor with seven holes, five for camera lenses and two for LED flash. If testing goes right, HMD may think of mass production in April-May, and apparently the device will be unveiled as early as late 2018.
Nokia’s Android Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera Design Leaks

HMD is also planning to reveal new Nokia 8 2018 with near edge-to-edge display at MWC 2018 in Barcelona, Spain.The Nokia 8 2018 is also expected to feature Snapdragon 845 SoC, 6GB RAM, and dual rear cameras.

//Baidu

New Nokia Smartphone Leaks Confirm Penta-Lens Camera

New Nokia Smartphone Leaks Confirm Penta-Lens Camera
According to the latest rumor out from China, HMD has already started working on a new Nokia Smartphone with Penta-Lens Camera and Snapdragon 845 Processor.

The Penta-Lens Camera would feature a circular form factor with seven holes, five for camera lenses and two for LED flash. If testing goes right, HMD may think of mass production in April-May, and apparently the device will be unveiled as early as late 2018.

Report also says that HMD may reveal new Nokia 8 2018 with near edge-to-edge display at MWC 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. 

Earlier this month, HMD revealed Nokia 6 successor, the Nokia 6 2018 with upgraded specifications and new design. The Nokia 8 2018 is also expected to feature Snapdragon 845 SoC, 6GB RAM, and dual rear cameras.


Nokia 7 and Nokia 6 (2018) Gets Android 8.0 Oreo Update - Here's What's New

Nokia 7 and Nokia 6 (2018) Gets Android 8.0 Oreo Update - Here's What's New
The recently announced Nokia 6 2018 and Nokia 7 are now officially getting Android 8.0 Oreo Software update in China.

Android Oreo comes with numerous enhancements over Android Nougat, such as faster booting, new Settings and Quick-Settings UI, Picture in Picture (PIP), Adaptive icons, Autofill, Notification timeout, Motorola has also added several new features to the latest software update. Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Nokia 6 2018 and Nokia 7 also brings the latest Security Patch.


The update is already rolling out to the users of Nokia 6 2018 and Nokia 7 in phases. If you did not receive the update wait for few days or try checking for it manually by heading over to system updates section in the Settings app. Make sure you've at least 50 percent juice left on your phone before updating it.

Nokia plans to launch Official Android Oreo update for the Orignal Nokia 6 in a few weeks. We will let you know once the update is live. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

Nokia 6 and Nokia 7 Grabs New Update With January Security Patch

Nokia 6 and Nokia 7 Grabs New Update With January Security Patch
If you own a Nokia 6 or Nokia 7 in China you should have received the over-the-air update notification for January 1st, 2018 Android security update. That’s all that is detailed in the new software version 069B.B01 (Nokia 6) and 00CN_3_31H (Nokia 7).

The Software for the Nokia 6 (TA-1000) weighs in at around 112MB, while the Nokia 7 (TA-1041) gets it for 70 MB.

If you haven't got the notification of this new software update yet, Just go to Settings - About Phone - Software updates, and It will automatically start downloading the latest update. The update will take around 10-15 minutes to get Installed on your device. We will let you know once the update is out for other countries. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

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Nokia 6 2018 vs Nokia 6 2017: Specs Comparison

Nokia 6 2018 vs OG Nokia 6
OS And Hardware
OSAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Processor2.2 GHz Octa-core CPUOcta-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
ChipsetSnapdragon 630Snapdragon 430
GPUAdreno 508Adreno 505
Display
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass 3
TypeIPS LCDIPS LCD
Screen Size5.5 inches FHD5.5 inches FHD
Memory
Internal32/64 GB32/64 GB
RAM4 GB3/4 GB
Camera
Primary16MP PDAF, 1.0um, f216MP PDAF, 1.0um, f2
Secondary8 MP8 MP
Battery and Power
Type3000 mAh3000 mAh
Others
ColorMatte Black, SilverMatte Black, Tempered Blue, Silver, Copper
USBType-CMicro
Price
USD$240$280

Which one would you choose?

Nokia 6 2018 vs Nokia 7: Specs Comparison

Nokia 6 2018 vs Nokia 7
OS And Hardware
OSAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Processor2.2 GHz Octa-core CPU2.2 GHz Octa-core CPU
ChipsetSnapdragon 630Snapdragon 630
GPUAdreno 508Adreno 540
Display
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass 3
TypeIPS LCDIPS LCD
Screen Size5.5 inches FHD5.2 inches FHD
Memory
Internal32/64 GB64 GB
RAM4 GB4/6 GB
Camera
Primary16MP PDAF, 1.0um, f216MP ZEISS Sensor
Secondary8 MP5 MP
Battery and Power
Type3000 mAh3000 mAh
Price
USD$240$377

Which one would you choose?

And Here is the 2018 Nokia 6 in Black and White, Starting at 1499 Yuan

And Here is the 2018 Nokia 6 in Black and White, Starting at 1499 Yuan
Alright, Here's the Nokia 6 2018 in Black and White. We also have the pricing that you’ll need to brace yourself for.

We're just a few hours away from the launch of Nokia's 6 smartphone and the leaks continue to pour in. After pretty much revealing the design on Chinese certification website Tenna, we now have more from Chinese e-commerce Suning. The listing on Suning unofficially confirms the Nokia 6 2018 with Black and White color starting at 1499 Chinese Yuan.


As listed, the 2018 Nokia 6 features a 5.5" Display, Single 16MP Rear Camera with Bothie feature, Snapdragon 630 CPU paired with 4GB DDR4 RAM. The Nokia 6 2018 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and will be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo in near future. The Design looks far better than the OG Nokia 6.

You get two variants, 4+32GB which costs 1499 Yuan while the 4+64GB is priced at 1699 Yuan.

Nokia is unveiling the Nokia 6 2018 tomorrow during a live event in China. Excited?




Nokia's Smartphone Lineup for 2018 Gets Leaked

Nokia's Smartphone Lineup for 2018 Gets Leaked
2017 was HMD's most successful year ever as Nokia phones sales soar. It seems that the company is planning to launch a bunch of Android Smartphones under Nokia brand in 2018.

Not one, but four Nokia phones have just been leaked, seemingly revealing company's plans for 2018 with new handsets on the way.

Inside the latest Nokia Camera application on Nokia 5 Oreo Beta, the folks over at NokiaMob found a bunch of .png files that contains names of different announced and unannounced Nokia Devices. The list includes Nokia 1, Nokia 2, Nokia 3, Nokia 4, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Nokia 7, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9.

The new Nokia 1 and Nokia 9 has been leaked several times in the recent past. The refrences to these smartphones inside the latest Nokia Camera application confirms their existence. Interestingly there's also mentions of the Nokia 7 Plus, which suggests an upgraded variant of the Nokia 7 could be on its way.
Nokia's Smartphone Lineup for 2018 Gets Leaked
Nokia 1 is expected feature an IPS display with a resolution of 1280 by 720 pixels, 8GB ROM, and 1GB RAM. The device is likely to be powered with a Mediatek CPU. HMD plans to launch the Nokia 1 globally in March with its Russian price tag of 5,990 rubles which is just 103$. It will be launched as part of Google's Android Go program.

Apart from these four devices, the Company is also planning to launch revised version of its previous Smartphones. Recently leaked Nokia 6 2018 is one of them. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.


Nokia 2 will be updated to 8.1 Oreo under Google's Android Go Program

Nokia 2 will be updated to 8.1 Oreo under Google's Android Go Program
Now that Google has released the next version of Android, Android Oreo, the wait for the devices to get the update first has already started. HMD Global has already updated the Nokia 8 to Android 8.0 Oreo and will be rolling out the update for other Nokia phones soon.


The Good part is recently announced Nokia 2 will directly jump to Android 8.1 Oreo under Google's Android Go Program.  Juho Sarvikas, Chef Product Officer for HMD Global made the announcement in a response to a Nokia 2 user.

Recently announced Android Oreo Go Operating System features a handful of Google apps including the GoogleGo, Google Assistant Go, Maps, Gmail, YouTube Go, and other light-weight stuffs. The Android 8.1 Oreo Go is designed to run better on phones with either 512MB or 1GB of RAM.

According to the latest rumors, HMD plans to launch upcoming low-end devices under Google's Android Go Program. As per leaks, the first Nokia Smartphone under Android Go would be Nokia 1. Read more about Nokia 1.

Ready for Nokia 7 Global Launch?

Announced in October, HMD Global intends to launch the Nokia 7 globally in early 2018. According to the latest reports the Nokia 7 global launch may happen along with the Nokia 9 and Nokia 6 2018, which are expected to come in January 2018.

The Nokia 7 is a Mid-tier smartphone with a 5.2-inch FHD IPS display, huge chin but slim design. It is powered by the Snapdragon 630 SoC, 4/6GB of RAM, and 64/128GB of internal storage. The phone comes with Splashproof (IP54) ratings, and includes USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC. The phone runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat.


The attraction for the phone is it's "Bothie" feature, which was introduced along with the Nokia 8. It allows you to use both the front and the rear Camera's together. At the back, there is a single camera of 16MP with Zeiss optics along with an 5MP front-facing camera.

The Nokia 7 comes in Black and White color options. The device packs a 3000mAh battery with quick charge support. The entire package is offered at a starting price of 2499 Yuan ($377) in China. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

HMD's upcoming Nokia 1 Android Go Smartphone leak

HMD's upcoming Nokia 1 Android Go Smartphone leak
It seems that HMD is working with Google for an upcoming Smartphone. HMD Global's next Ultra low-end smartphone will be called the Nokia 1 and launch as part of Google's Android Go program.

As per reports, the Nokia 1 would feature an IPS display with a resolution of 1280 by 720 pixels, 8GB ROM, and 1GB RAM. The device is likely to be powered with a Mediatek CPU.


Recently announced Android Oreo Go Operating System features a handful of Google apps including the GoogleGo, Google Assistant Go, Maps, Gmail, YouTube Go, and other light-weight stuffs. The Android 8.1 Oreo Go is designed to run better on phones with either 512MB or 1GB of RAM.

HMD plans to launch the Nokia 1 globally in March with its Russian price tag of 5,990 rubles which is just 103$. The company is also planning to launch the revised version of Nokia 6 AKA Nokia 6 2018 in early 2018. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.

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