As expected, HMD Global has finally launched of a wide range of phones under the Nokia brand at MWC 2018. The new Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 6 are the latest devices in its arsenal.
Nokia particularly surprised us with the Nokia 1, a low budget smartphone running on Android Go, and also brought back the legendary Nokia 8810.
Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and the new Nokia 6 will join the Android One family.
Nokia 8 Sirocco
The Nokia 8 Sirocco focuses on a curved screen design and a couple of other powerful features including Dual-Sight optimization, ZEISS lenses and carefully tuned acoustics with Nokia Spatial Audio, the Nokia 8 Sirocco is a powerful, ultra-compact device and nicknamed as “the most handsome Nokia ever.”
The curved glass finish with a stainless steel bezel has been crafted to provide the perfect blend of beauty and strength. It is only 2 mm thick at the ends and the screen has pOLED technology with a 2K resolution in a 5.5-inch display. It has 6 GB of RAM and 128 internal storage and a Snapdragon 835 SoC. The rear camera is dual (12 + 13 MP) with ZEISS lens and the front camera is 5 MP.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco will arrive in April and will cost around $750.
Nokia 7 Plus
The Nokia 7 Plus has all the features to be the true hero of the Nokia smartphone range. With enhanced Dual-Sight, the dual rear sensors with ZEISS lenses aim to offer an ultra-sensitive 12MP wide-angle main camera for best performance in both low light and extreme light conditions and a 13MP secondary camera that offers 2x zoom for the moments when we want to get closer.
To capture every moment and for longer, the Nokia 7 Plus is equipped with a Snapdragon 660 SoC, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. The battery has a capacity of 3800mAh, offering 2 days of battery life. The screen is 6-inches with 18:9 aspect ratio and Full HD+ resolution, with the 2.5D finish.
It will be available from April in black/copper and white/copper variants, for about $400.
The New Nokia 6
The Nokia 6 has finally received a worthy successor, with the 2018 version now about 60% faster, now offers improved Dual-Sight, ZEISS lenses, fast USB-C type charging, better use of the screen compared to the structure, and a more engaging sound.
It has 5.5-inch (16:9) screen and HD resolution with the 2.5D finish, 3/4 GB RAM and 32/64 GB storage . Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC. It’ll cost $280
The Nokia 1 is a low-budget entry-level model, expected to cost $70 in the market, equipped with the Go version of Android Oreo which will reach the market in April.
This model will only have 1 GB of RAM and 8 storage, 4.5-inch screen with 480 x 854 pixel resolution and a MediaTek soc, an MT6737M. The cameras will be 5 MP and 2 MP in the rear and front, respectively.
The redesign of the legendary Nokia 8110, now offers 4G features with the iconic curvilinear slider design, providing the opportunity to turn off, have fun and relax knowing that all the essentials of the smartphone are available when you need them.
It has access to Google Assistant, Google Search, Google Maps, Facebook and Twitter, and to send and receive important emails or contacts and to synchronize calendars with Outlook and Gmail. It also Comes with a Qualcomm 205 SoC Mobile Platform and yes, comes with a revamped version of Snake.
It’ll cost around $80