Category Archives: Nokia

New render claims to depict upcoming Nokia C1 running Android and Windows 10 Mobile

Nokia C1 2The C1 is supposedly going to be the first handset to bear the Nokia logo after the Finnish company sold its smartphone business to Microsoft a few years ago. That there will be new Nokia mobile devices coming in 2016 has already been confirmed by the CEO, so that’s nothing new.

Yet whether the first one will be called C1 remains to be seen. Also a mystery are its specs and even what it looks like. We’ve already seen a round of alleged renders back in September, quickly followed by a supposed hands-on photo session showcasing a different device. (more…)

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Live photos offer the first real look at the Nokia C1 Android phone

Nokia C1The Finnish gods of rebirth have sent an omen – live photos of the Android-powered Nokia C1. To be clear, that’s Nokia Nokia, not the Microsoft sub-division. The handset looks pretty much just like the renders we saw earlier.

Interestingly, the screen is now reported as 5″ 1080p, rather than 720p, which was the original rumor. Also, it allegedly runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow (pretty vanilla by the looks of it) on an Intel Atom chipset (with 2GB of RAM). From the photos it’s still not clear if the phone is made of metal or plastic. (more…)

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Meet the Nokia 222 and 222 Dual-SIM: leftovers from a previous era

Nokia 222There’re are new Nokia phones! We tried saying that with excitement, but we can’t just muster it for the Nokia 222 and 222 Dual-SIM, “two new Internet-enabled feature phones.” Prices start at $37 before local taxes and subsidies and that’s just too close to the Lumia 435 (especially when it’s on promotion, which is always).

So, what do you get other than the spectacular battery life? (we do miss that sometimes) The 222s are Series 30+ phones with a 2.4″ QVGA screen – that tiny by today’s standards but will have to be enough for Opera Mini and Bing Search. (more…)

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Polycarbonate high-end Lumia leaks with S810 inside

Lumia leaks 2A lot of rumors have been floating , regarding the potential future Windows phone flagship, and it couldn’t come soon enough. But things don’t get any clearer as time progresses, instead new and different info keeps surfacing.

This latest leak pictures a polycarbonate device, which looks a lot like a Lumia 735 with its fat buttons, but with a camera hump bolted on, much like the one on the Lumia 1020. This interesting blend of designs is said to be packing a 5.2-inch FullHD display and top-end Snapdragon 810 chipset. (more…)

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Nokia is looking for a partner to help it enter the smartphone business

nokiaNokia is officially looking for a partner to help it enter the smartphone business. The former industry heavyweight released an official statement that confirms its plans to return to making phones.

The Finnish company’s prospective partner will be expected to “take on the heavy lifting” in the process of bringing a phone to the market. This includes manufacturing, sales, marketing, and customer support for the device. Nokia on the other hand, will chip in with design and technology. (more…)

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