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Android phones under the Nokia brand are manufactured by HMD Global, a Finnish mobile phone company. The company began releasing Nokia-branded Android devices in 2017. Visit the Nokia forums.

Android 11 Update Tracker: List of major phones getting the latest release!

It’s that time of year again when Google releases the new version of its mobile operating system, and after a long few months of beta testing, the American tech giant is finally rolling out the stable version of Android 11. But of course, it’s not just Pixel users who are getting this update. A range...

HMD Global’s Nokia 6.2 successor will retain the headphone jack

After launching the Nokia 2.4, Nokia C1 Plus, and Nokia 5.4 late last year, HMD Global is now gearing up to launch a successor to the Nokia 6.2 from 2019. As per a recent leak, the upcoming device will feature a slightly updated design, a larger display, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Much like its...

A New Year’s Resolution for OEMs: Please fix your smartphone branding

A phone's branding is essential. Potential smartphone buyers don't usually have the time to go through a spec sheet to see how one particular phone is better than the other. We're drifting back into the era where almost all smartphones look exactly the same: glass and metal sandwiches (or sometimes glass on plastic) with two,...

POCO M3, Redmi 9 Power, Moto E7, and Nokia 5.4 forums are now open

The last few weeks have been filled with smartphone launches with companies like POCO, Redmi, Motorola, and Nokia taking the wraps off of their latest budget-friendly offerings, namely, the POCO M3, Redmi Note 9 Power, Moto E7, and Nokia 5.4. We have now opened up XDA forums for all four phones, providing users with a...

HMD Global announces U.S. e-commerce store for Nokia devices

If you’ve procrastinated to buy a gift for the upcoming holidays, HMD Global has you covered. The company now has an online store for Americans to purchase Nokia-branded devices and accessories, allowing consumers to do some last minute gift shopping for friends and family. HMD Global is positioning the new e-commerce store as a way to...

Nokia C1 Plus is a crazy cheap 4G smartphone headed for Europe

Nokia on Monday announced the Nokia C1 Plus, a slightly upgraded version of the last year’s ultra-affordable Nokia C1. The main takeaway of the Nokia C1 Plus is that the phone now offers 4G connectivity, making it one of the cheapest Android smartphones on the market. It should be noted that a proper successor already...

HMD Global launches Nokia 5.4 with an HD+ hole-punch display, Snapdragon 662, 48MP cameras for 189 euros

It has already been four years since Nokia re-entered the smartphone market after their Microsoft-sponsored decline. HMD Global, the Finnish company that manages the Nokia brand, now has a diverse lineup of smartphones. They announced the mid-ranger Nokia 5.3 in March 2020 and even though the launch in other markets including India was delayed due...

Nokia PureBook X14 laptop launched in India in association with Flipkart

Nokia has entered the Indian laptop market with its new Purebook X14 laptop. The notebook has been launched in partnership with Indian e-commerce player Flipkart and seems like a mid-range 14-inch machine targeted at mainstream users. Flipkart had started teasing the notebook last week and is the first laptop with the Nokia name since 2009...

Xiaomi Mi 10T and Nokia 5.3 kernel sources are now available

Alongside the regular Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro flagship smartphones, Xiaomi also offers more affordable variants in each lineup. The Mi 10T and Mi 10T Pro are great options for budget-conscious consumers who want a similar experience to the flagship Mi line without sacrificing much. The Redmi K30S sold in Xiaomi's home country is...

Android 11 internal beta update leaks for the Nokia 8.1

We've seen a number of OEMs such as Nokia, Sony, and others come up with Android 11 update roadmaps, so it's somewhat of a race to see which one among them is able to push out a stable OTA first. In case you have a Nokia 8.1 and want to get an early taste of...

Nokia 5.4 leak suggests Snapdragon 662, 4,000mAh battery, and quad-cameras

After launching the Nokia 8.3 5G, Nokia 3.4, and Nokia 2.4 earlier this year in September, HMD Global is now gearing up to launch the mid-range Nokia 5.4. While the company hasn't officially released any details about the device so far, a recent leak suggests that it will feature Qualcomm's Snapdragon 662 chip, a 4,000mAh...

Grab the Nokia 5.3 and Nokia 2.3 for just $120 and $100 respectively during Black Friday sales

Black Friday season is now at full steam. While this year has been unusual in more than one way, times like these show that Holiday purchases are very much alive and well, even considering how different they have been compared to last year taking in mind the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. And if you were waiting...