TechDroider: Nokia

Nokia X6 2018 Specs: Processor, Battery, Camera, Everything Else to Know

Nokia is all set to announce the brand new Nokia X(6) with 19:9 Screen and iPhone-X like Notch on 16th May. The device is not official, but if you need that full list of leaked specs to see if the phone will meet your needs, we’ve got those details here.

Nokia X6 2018 Specification
OS And Hardware
OSAndroid OS 8.1 Oreo
ProcessorOcta-core CPU
ChipsetSnapdragon 636/ MediaTek Helio P20
GPUAdreno 509/ Mali-T880 MP2
Body
Dimensions-
Weight-
ColorsBlack, White
Dust/Water ResistanceNo
Display
Screen Size5.8-inch IPS LCD
Aspect Ratio19:9
Resolution1080 x 2220
ProtectionGorilla Glass 3
Memory
Internal32/64GB
RAM4/6 GB
Camera
Primary13MP + 12MP
Secondary12MP
Connectivity
Bluetooth5.0
NFCNo
SIM cardDual-SIM
USBUSB C
Battery and Power
Type3500 mAh battery
Charging-
Status
AnnouncedNot announced yet
Price
Yuan1599/ 1799
INR17,000/ 19,000

HMD releases kernel sources for the Nokia 8, Nokia 6, and Nokia 1

HMD finally released the kernel source of its Nokia 8, Nokia 6 2017, and Nokia 1, allowing developers to start the development of custom ROMs for the device. 

HMD Officially does not permit the Nokia devices to be bootloader-unlocked. But there's an Unofficial way which can be found on XDA.

A developer at XDA has found a way of unlocking bootloaders on the Nokia 2, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8. While testers have confirmed the fact that it does work, the methods involved may not be the safest.

The kernel sources are available in the tar.gz file extension. If you're interested in developing a custom ROM for Nokia devices, the go ahead to Nokia's Website and download the kernel sources and set it up in the Android Kitchen.

Android 8.1 Oreo update for Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6 2018 begins rolling out

Android 8.1 Oreo update for Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6 2018 begins rolling out
The recently announced Nokia 6 2018 and Nokia 7 Plus is now receiving Official Android 8.1 Oreo. It it is the lastest Android Software from Google and arrives in as build  v2.13B for the Nokia 6.1 and the Nokia 7 Plus.

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 April 2018 Security Patch with the update.

The Android 8.1 for the Nokia 7 Plus weights in at around 510MB, and 802MB for the Nokia 6 2018. 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 India is Announcing the Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 (2018), and Nokia 8 Sirocco Today, Watch the Event Live Here!

Nokia India is Announcing the Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 (2018), and Nokia 8 Sirocco Today, Watch the Event Live Here!
The Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 2018, Nokia 8 Sirocco  will be officially announced in India today during a live streamed event at 12:00 PM IST. HMD will show off the new 2018 Nokia Smartphones, tell us the new features.

During this Livestream, we are sort of expecting to see the price of the new devices and Launch day offers. You can watch out the live event here:


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.

With the Nokia 7 Plus, you get a 6 inches 18:9 display, Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD. 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.

Also Read: Nokia 7 Plus with Snapdragon 660 could cost you around Rs 20,000 in India

Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with curved glass finish in a stainless-steel frame. It has a 5.5-inch curved edge-to-edge pOLED display protected by a 3D Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top, Dual rear sensors with ZEISS optics with one wide-angle sensor coupled with a secondary 13-megapixel sensor with 2x optical zoom. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo and has Snapdragon 835 CPU.

Which one would you buy? Let us know in the below comment section!

Nokia 9 Specs


Nokia 9 Specification
OS And Hardware
OSAndroid OS 8.1 Oreo
ChipsetSnapdragon 845
GPUAdreno 630 GPU
Body
Dimensions150.6 x 75.2 x 7.3 mm
Weight-
WaterproofYes, IP68
ColorsBlack
Display
Screen Size6.01-inches 18:9 AMOLED
Resolution1080 x 2160
ProtectionGorilla Glass 5
Memory
Internal256 GB
RAM8 GB
Camera
Rear Primary41MP Wide, OIS, 1.4um, F/1.5/F/2.4
Rear Secondary20MP Tele, OIS, F/2.4
Rear Third9/7MP Monochrome
Front Camera21MP F/1.8
Battery and Power
Size3900 mAh battery
Wireless ChargingSupport Qi Wireless Charging
Fast ChargingWired Charging Support QC4.0 Fast Charge
Status
Release DateYet to be Announced
Expected Price
CNY3299

Nokia India is Announcing Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 (2018), and Nokia 8 Sirocco on April 4

Nokia confirmed via Press Invites that they are indeed going to announce new 2018 Nokia Smartphones on April 4. Nokia will be announcing the Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco, and Nokia 8110 4G at the event, as the company while revealing all these devices at MWC said that they will arrive in India starting April.

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.


With the Nokia 7 Plus (Hands-on), you get a 6 inches 18:9 display, Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD. 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.

Also Read: Nokia 7 Plus with Snapdragon 660 could cost you around Rs 20,000 in India

Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with curved glass finish in a stainless-steel frame. It has a 5.5-inch curved edge-to-edge pOLED display protected by a 3D Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top, Dual rear sensors with ZEISS optics with one wide-angle sensor coupled with a secondary 13-megapixel sensor with 2x optical zoom. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo and has Snapdragon 835 CPU.

We’ll keep you updated as April 4 arrives!

Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco Hits India Early April

Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco Hits India at Early April
The Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 6 2018, Nokia 1 are coming to India as early as next month (April 2018).

The report came from HMD’s CEO Florian Seiche. When asked about HMD’s plans for the Nokia brand on the Indian market, Seiche revealed that beginning next month they are planning launch Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, new Nokia 6 and Nokia 1 handsets in India

Also Read: Nokia 7 Plus with Snapdragon 660 could cost you around Rs 20,000 in India

"HMD Global plans to launch the 4G feature phone in collaboration with a telecom operator in May in India, which will pit it directly against Reliance Industries’ JioPhone. Both companies are targeting a bulk of the roughly 500 million basic phone users who have not upgraded to smartphones for reasons of affordability and use cases.

In addition, beginning next month, the company plans to launch Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, new Nokia 6 and Nokia 1 handsets in India." - Economictimes

Additionally, the company has already partnered with Foxconn to setup its manufacturing in India for existing as well as new smartphone and feature phones.


Nokia 7 Plus with Snapdragon 660 could cost you around Rs 20,000 in India

Back at MWC 2018 HMD Global revealed the Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 6 2018, Retro Nokia 8110 and the little Nokia 1. The main attraction of the Nokia MWC event was the beautiful  Nokia 7 Plus and near-bezel-less Nokia 8 Sirocco.

The Nokia 7 Plus is already available in China at 2300 Chinese Yuan which is about Rs. 23500 INR. However, considering Nokia's aggressive pricing for India, the Nokia 7 Plus could be priced in at around Rs. 20,000.

Back in 2017, Nokia revealed the Nokia 6 at 1699 Chinese Yuan which is about Rs. 17,500 INR, but Nokia priced it aggressively at 14,999 in India.

Also Check: Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus hands-on Images

With the Nokia 7 Plus, you get a 6 inches 18:9 display, Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD. 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.

Nokia 2 receives March Security Patch in India

If you own a Nokia 2 in India you should have received the over-the-air update notification for March 1st, 2018 Android security update. That’s all that is detailed in the new software version of Nokia 2.

The Software for the Nokia 2 (TA-1011) weighs in at around 84.6MB.

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.

Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus Hands-On Images!


The Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus are now Official with Android One and top notch specs.

Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with curved glass finish in a stainless-steel frame. It has a 5.5-inch curved edge-to-edge pOLED display protected by a 3D Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top, Dual rear sensors with ZEISS optics with one wide-angle sensor coupled with a secondary 13-megapixel sensor with 2x optical zoom. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo and has Snapdragon 835 CPU.


With the Nokia 7 Plus, you get a 6 inches 18:9 display, Snapdragon 660 CPU which is of course faster than the Snapdragon 630 used in Nokia 7, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128 GB with MicroSD. 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.





Nokia 1 Hands-On Images!

Nokia 1 is now Official with Google's Android Go. It is the entry-level smartphone from HMD with decent specifications and polycarbonate design.

The Nokia 1 specs are minimal, and it runs on a 1.1GHz MediaTek processor, 1GB of RAM, and just 8GB of storage. It’s a compact device, with a 4.5-inch display (854 x 480) and a basic 5-megapixel camera. Below are some hands-on Images of the Nokia 1, Enjoy!


Nokia 8110 Hands-On Images!

The Nokia 8110 is now Official with classic slider and modern features. It cost in at around €79 and has a rear camera, 4G, and can be used as a Wifi hotspot for your Smartphone or laptop.

It will have a basic version of Facebook and Messenger but it won't feature WhatsApp, as of now. Of course you also get the Snakes Game. Below are the Hands-On Images of the Nokia 8110. Enjoy!


Nokia 6 2018 Global Availability and Pricing



Nokia at MWC 2018 announced the Global variant of the Nokia 6 2018.

This device will be available for purchase from the company’s official website and stores starting April 2018 at 279€ (22,000 INR).

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.


Take a look at the new Nokia 8110

Nokia at MWC 2018 today announced the classic "slider" Nokia 8110. The new 8110 has all the modern features and cost in at around €79.

The device has a rear camera, 4G, and can be used as a Wifi hotspot for your Smartphone or laptop.

It will have a basic version of Facebook and Messenger but it won't feature WhatsApp, as of now. Of course you also get the Snakes Game. //huffingtonpost

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


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