Moto G’s Success in India Gives Nokia Reason to Believe

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It was inevitable. Within a day of the Moto G5 Plus going on sale in India (online only), we got a press release from Flipkart on how the phone had become “the fastest selling phone on Flipkart in its price segment.” No, we were not given any actual sales figures, but the “out of stock” labels on the 3 GB/ […]

 
     
 
 

Shape of You – Nokia 3310 Edition

Shape of You – Nokia 3310 Edition

Take a features writer who is an Ed Sheeran fan. Add an editorial mentor with a penchant for rhyming. Add all the hype around the newly (re)launched Nokia 3310. And what do you get? Well, a version of Ed Sheeran’s smash hit “Shape of You” dedicated to Nokia’s golden (new) oldie! To be sung to the tune of Shape of […]

 
     
 
 

Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 With Android Nougat Launched Globally, Prices Start at $146

Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 With Android Nougat Launched Globally, Prices Start at $146

Nokia has finally announced a grand entry into the global Android smartphone market. After announcing its first Android smartphone exclusively in China earlier this year, HMD Global the brand behind the reincarnated Nokia announced a global roll out of its Nokia 6 along with two other smartphones. These include Nokia 5 and the Nokia 3. Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 […]

     
 
 

Nokia Pays Tribute to 3310 by Relaunching the Nokia 3310

Nokia Pays Tribute to 3310 by Relaunching the Nokia 3310

The 2017 Edition of MWC has two very interesting elements, the return of Nokia to the smartphone market and BlackBerry’s latest attempt at sufficing in the current market. While BlackBerry KEYone doesn’t offer anything new apart from the physical QWERTY keyboard and the related functions Nokia is here to stir up old memories. In order to do so, HMD (the […]

 
     
 
 

Hey Nokia, Give us New Versions of these Six Classic Phones!

Hey Nokia, Give us New Versions of these Six Classic Phones!

The news wires have been buzzing with Nokia launching a new version of its classic 3310 phone. Well, as someone who started his smartphone journey with the Nokia N70 and who doggedly stuck with Symbian until 2010, Nimish Dubey has a wish list for other devices the brand would bring back to life. We made him trim the list to […]

     
 
 

A Request to Nokia Fans: Take Off the Rose-Tinted Glasses Please!

A Request to Nokia Fans: Take Off the Rose-Tinted Glasses Please!

Sound the trumpets. Roll the drums. We have reason to celebrate. The first “real” Nokia smartphone, the Nokia 6, is now official. Indeed, from the moment the press release titled “HMD launches its first smartphone, the Nokia 6 in China” hit mailboxes, there has been an outpouring of sheer joy from a number of people. And that is hardly surprising. […]

     
 
 

For Nokia, Redemption Lies in the Mid and Low Segments

For Nokia, Redemption Lies in the Mid and Low Segments

Nokia has been in the news recently as the company is slated to make a comeback in the smartphone market. Reports suggest that during the first half of 2017, we might finally see some ‘real’ Nokia-branded smartphones running on Android. This has been a dream of several smartphone enthusiasts for years. However, that dream was crushed the moment Microsoft purchased […]

 
     
 
 

Fresh Nokia D1C Renders Show off the Android Smartphone Sporting a Fingerprint Sensor

Fresh Nokia D1C Renders Show off the Android Smartphone Sporting a Fingerprint Sensor

It’s a well-known secret that the legendary Nokia brand will be making a comeback and trying their luck with Android in early 2017. Nokia is expected to reenter the smartphone market with the Android Powered D1C smartphone which was earlier spotted on GFBench, GeekBench and also AnTuTU. While the previous spotting has revealed some of the specifications, the latest piece […]

     
 
 

Nokia D1C with Android Nougat Appears on Geekbench

Nokia D1C with Android Nougat Appears on Geekbench

Rumors for a Nokia comeback have been quite stale in the past couple of weeks. However, a new Geekbench test has suggested that the Finland-based OEM might be returning to the ever-growing smartphone market sooner than everyone perceived. Several test results show a handset titled “Nokia D1C” is in the works and according to the details, will be launching in […]

     
 
 

The $37 (Rs 2495) Nokia 216 is Microsoft’s Latest Take on Feature Phones

The $37 (Rs 2495) Nokia 216 is Microsoft’s Latest Take on Feature Phones

Microsoft is still very much in the phone business although the rumour mills claim that they will soon discontinue the Lumia line-up. Feature phones have been temporarily erased from our memory blame the affordable price point at which smartphone sells today or our dependence on smartphone app ecosystem. However, feature phones still seem to be selling in Millions and this […]