The Nokia 9, Nokia 8 2018, Nokia 3310 4G and the Nokia 1 have high possibility of unveiling at MWC 2018
HMD Global has no of smartphones in their pipeline. Last year, they used MWC 2017 event to unveil their first Nokia smartphones: the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. They went on to launch three more devices (Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 2) later that year. This year is no different. There will be a huge presence from the company at this year MWC 2018 scheduled to be held from February 28 to March 1.
Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer of HMD Global, announced from this Twitter handle the company will be attending this year’s Mobile World Congress 2018. However, he didn’t mention the product names that will be unveiled at the show, but he did use the word “awesome” from which we can expect the products to be quite breathtaking.
Among the speculated list of the smartphones that will be unveiled at the event, the Nokia 9 tops the list. The smartphone cleared 3C certification last month pointing to an early launch. It also cleared FCC certification and had been spotted in GeekBench. Nokia 9 is supposed to sport a 5.5 inch 18:9 display with QHD (2160 x 1440) resolution and will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835. It will have 6 GB RAM and 64 or 128 GB internal space. It will be featuring dual( 12 +13 MP) dual cameras on the rear and backed by a 3250 mAh battery.
Another Nokia smartphone, Nokia 8 2018 is likely to be unveiled in this event. The device will be succeeding the 2017 model and have minor upgradations like 18:9 display. Also, the Nokia 3310 4G variant may be launched along with it. It also recently cleared 3C certification and will come with a 1200 mAh battery and run on Yun OS.
There is also a high possibility of the launch of the Nokia 1 smartphone which will be launched under the Android Go program. A couple of images of the device was leaked a week ago. As per the rumours, the Nokia 1 2018 will be featuring an IPS LCD of HD(1280 x 720 pixels) and will offer 1 GB RAM along with 8 GB internal storage. We can expect the display to be around 5.5 inches.It’s not sure what chipset will be powering the device, but it’s speculated that it will be either a Snapdragon 400-series chipset or a MediaTek one. There will be a single rear camera and is expected come with a price tag of around Rs 6,000. We can expect more news about these smartphones from the company in the coming days.