There were many rumors about the launch of new Android Smartphones from Nokia in 2017. Back in May Nokia announced that they have granted the exclusive license to create Nokia branded smartphones to a Finland based company, the HMD Global. They will making Nokia branded smartphones for the next 10 years.
Nokia to Launch new Android Smartphones in 2017
In a presentation slide reportedly showed at the company’s Capital Markets Day 2016 event, the company pointed that it will make a return to smartphones putting all doubts to rest. The company has also confirmed that CEO Rajeev Suri will be speaking at WMC 2017, the rumored smartphones are expected to be launched then.
Most rumors point at the use of a 5.5-inch, Full HD display, along with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 SoC and 3GB RAM. There will reportedly be a 13-megapixel primary camera and an 8-megapixel front camera, along with 32GB of native, expandable storage. The device is expected to run on Android Nougat v7.0.
We can expect more details to be available as we come close to the MWC 2017 event that kicks off on February 27 in Barcelona.