Nokia launches two new feature phones in India
The Nokia 8210 4G will be available at Rs 3,999 in blue and red colour variants and the Nokia 110 will be available at Rs 1,699 for cyan and charcoal and Rs 1,799 for rose gold colour. "Nokia 8210 4G -- a new addition to the 'Originals' family -- celebrates the iconic Nokia 8210 4G launched in 1999 at Paris Fashion Week, which was quite the sensation in India at the time," Sanmeet Singh Kochhar, Vice President, HMD Global-India and MENA said in a statement.
Nokia bullish on India's 5G roadmap: CEO
Speaking to analysts after its Q2 earnings call, the Nokia CEO said we have to remember that there are countries and regions which haven't even really started in 5G yet. "Obviously, India is one of the most important ones here. Latin America, the same thing. It's only starting. So that's why we do believe that we are still early in the 5G cycle," he told the analysts late on Thursday.
Nokia wins 4G/5G dispute, OPPO, OnePlus banned in Germany
According to GizmoChina, the suit resulted from the breakdown in discussions between Nokia and OPPO over 4G (LTE) and 5G patents. While instituted cases are in four countries, OPPO countersued Nokia in nine countries. OPPO had stated that the lawsuit filed by Nokia was shocking. The German Regional Court ruling is the first ruling regarding the disputed patents.
Nokia launches new smartphone 'G21' in India
The smartphone is available in two variants. The 4GB-64GB variant will be available at Rs 12,999 and the 6/128GB variant for Rs 14,999, across retail and leading e-commerce platforms, the company said in a statement. "Nokia G-series is our mid-range smartphone series with stylish Nordic designs bringing premium smartphone experiences to as many people as possible," said Sanmeet Singh Kochhar, Vice President, HMD Global.
Indian-origin expert helming first 4G network on Moon for NASA
Indian-origin Nishant Batra working as Chief Strategy and Technology Officer (CSTO) at smartphone maker Nokia is helping NASA to build the first ever cellular network on the Moon. Batra joined Nokia as CSTO and a member of the Nokia Group Leadership Team in January 2021. Batra is based in Espoo, Finland, and has lived and worked in Asia, Europe and the US.
HMD Global unveils 3 budget Nokia phones with Android 11 Go
HMD Global, the maker of Nokia phones, has unveiled three budget devices in its C-series with Android 11 Go.At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2022 that kicked off in Barcelona, Spain on Monday, HMD Global also expanded its range of Nokia-branded earbuds and headphones. The three affordable budget devices are the Nokia C21 Plus, Nokia C21, and Nokia C 2nd Edition.
Nokia PureBook Pro laptop with FHD display launched
OFF Global is a fast-rising French startup and it has just announced a licensing agreement with Nokia for the design and sale of Nokia-branded laptops, reports GizmoChina. The Nokia PureBook Pro comes in two screen sizes: 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch. Both the variants have LED panels and support a Full HD. The laptop is powered by the latest 12th Gen Intel Core i3-1220P processor, coupled with Intel UHD Graphics. This is the same 12th-Gen Intel processor and supports 28W power.
Nokia G50 starts receiving Android 12 update
The Nokia G50's Android 12 update requires a download of 2.09GB. It has version number V2.160 and comes with the November 2021 Android security patch, reports GSMArena.