Published On: Fri, Jan 13th, 2017

Nokia to share something exciting at WMC 2017

nokia 6 launch

HMD Global is sending multiple media invites for an event to be hosted on 26 February where Nokia is expecting to shake the world with the revelation of its new flagship smartphones on the specified date of WMC 2017 in Barcelona, Spain.

Nokia is gearing up the launch of an array of Android smartphones on the specified date of Sunday 26 January. A note published by Nokia and HMD, “We invite you to join us at the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art to hear about the next exciting chapter in the Nokia consumer story. For more details to follow, please save the date in your MWC diary.”

After a very disappointing market of Nokia’s windows smartphones, Nokia is coming back with a new Android avatar. HMD, a Finnish firm that owns the right to use the brand name of Nokia on its smartphones, was reportedly working on four different Android smartphones having display range from 5-inch to 5.7-inch.

Earlier the company disclosed a statement on Facebook in which Chinese territory has been attracted with the announcement of the Nokia 6 which will be available in Chinese market from next week with the price tag of CNY 1,699 (280 EUR). However, the release of Nokia 8 on WMC 2017 is in news.

Nokia is pushing out Nokia 8 with a giant rare camera of 24 mega-pixel including optical image stabilization (OIS), Electronic Image stabilization (EIS), also featured with Carl Zeiss optics and the front camera is of 12 mega-pixel. Nokia Android smartphone packed with a powerful 2.0 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 or 835 processor, 64GB or 128GB internal storage and 4 to 6GB of RAM.

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The company will resume the impression of its Symbian phones era with 5.7-inch’s Super Almond QHD display Android smartphone Nokia 8.


Complete Specs of Nokia 6

2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
CDMA 800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
LAUNCH Announced 2017, January
Status Available. Released 2017, January
BODY Dimensions 154 x 75.8 x 8.4 mm (6.06 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)
Weight 169 g (5.96 oz)
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches (~70.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~403 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
PLATFORM OS Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
CPU Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 505
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB
Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary 16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Features 1.0 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 8 MP, f/2.0, 1.12 µm pixel size, 1080p
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SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
– Dolby Atmos sound enhancement
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Bluetooth Yes
Radio To be confirmed
USB microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
– Fast battery charging
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery