HMD Global, home of Nokia phones, recently announced four new additions to its award-winning portfolio of Android smartphones. These new smartphones offer the durability and reliability that the brand is known for, with three of them also featuring Android One commitment. That’s not all though, as the brand also introduces the new and reloaded Nokia 8110.
Pure, Secure, And Up-to-date With Android One
Three of the new Nokia smartphones – the Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, and the new Nokia 6 – are set to join the Android One family. With it, each phone will stay fresh over time with the latest AI powered innovations to the highest grade of security from Google.
With a pure Android installation, Nokia smartphones come with no unnecessary UI changes or hidden processes. This means no background processes that eat up battery life or slows your phone down, so you can enjoy your new phone for longer. Each of the new phones also comes with a limited number of pre-installed apps, so you don’t have to worry about them clogging up your storage space.
They all ship with Android Oreo out of the box, so you can enjoy the latest features! For example, Picture-in-Picture for multitasking, Android Instant Apps to discover and run apps with minimal friction, 60 new emojis, and more.
Nokia 8 Sirocco: An Ultra-Compact Powerhouse
Inspired by the rich design heritage of Nokia phones, the Nokia 8 Sirocco’s elegant design and compact style is the ideal blend of precise craftsmanship and purposeful innovation. It delivers powerful storytelling features, including enhanced Dual-Sight, ZEISS optics, and carefully tuned acoustics with Nokia spatial audio. This makes it a truly ultra-compact powerhouse, and Nokia’s most beautiful smartphone to date.
Its curved glass finish envelops a stainless steel frame, the contrast between the two materials giving it a modern, elegant look. The phone is only 2mm thin at the edges, and combines a curved edge-to-edge 5.5-inch display with smaller bezels to create an ultra compact profile. With its stainless steel frame and Corning Gorilla Glass, the phone has all of the durability Nokia phones are known for. Luxuriously weighted and perfectly balanced, it feels safe and secure in your hand, thanks to the improved grip given by the dual diamond-polished stainless steel frame.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco also has a camera with dual rear sensors and ZEISS optics. These combine to create an ultra-sensitive, wide angle primary camera that can capture every detail. With Pro Camera mode, you also get full manual control over every picture you take.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco releases in early April. It will retail for a global average retail price of €749, excluding taxes and subsidies.
Nokia 7: The Flagship Hero
The Nokia 7 Plus, with its screen, power, design, and features, is made for creators to deliver stunning content. It combines innovative optical hardware and imaging algorithms, to help you capture moments into photos that are true to life.
The Nokia 7 Plus is backed by the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform. It’s been optimised and integrated for maximum performance and battery life, and can last for up to 14.5 hours while playing videos.
Its gently curved back and slim edges give you a big-screen experience in a comfortable, neat package. The vivid 6-inch 18:9 full HD display makes the Nokia 7 Plus perfect for browsing, social media consumption, gaming, and all sorts of entertainment.
The Nokia 7 comes in two colour options: Black/Copper and White/Copper, and releases in early April. It will retail for a global average retail price of €399, excluding taxes and subsidies.
New Nokia 6: Better Than Ever
Building on the success of its predecessor, the New Nokia 6 packs even more performance and new features in a more compact and durable body. Over 60% faster than its award-winning predecessor, it now offers enhanced Dual-Sight, ZEISS optics, USB-C fast-charging, and more.
The New Nokia 6 takes the original’s precision craftsmanship to the next level with a solid aluminium unibody. Added to the sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass display, the new Nokia 6’s compact and refined body is built to last.
Like the Nokia 7, it’s also built to last, with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Mobile Platform.
The New Nokia 6 comes in three slick colour blends: Black/Copper, White/Iron, and Blue/Gold as well as in two configurations. The first, with 3GB RAM/32GB ROM releases in early April, while the other, in 4GB RAM/64GB ROM will come after. It will retail for a global average retail price of €279 excluding taxes and subsidies
Nokia 1: Back To Basics
The Nokia 1 is a breakthrough in accessible technology. It delivers smartphone essentials a refreshingly familiar design to fans around the world. It comes with a Go edition of Android Oreo, a version of Android optimized for devices with 1GB RAM or less.
The Nokia 1 features the iconic Nokia smile in a fresh new package. You can even give it a makeover, thanks to the popular Xpress-on covers. They’re available in a range of vibrant colours, perfect for anybody. The tough two-tone polycarbonate cover is ready to take on every day knocks and bumps with its durable design.
The Nokia 1 releases in early April in Warm Red or Dark Blue. It has a global average retail price of $85. Xpress-on covers, sold separately, are available from $7.99 in Azure, Grey, Yellow, and Pink.
Nokia 8110: Reloaded For The OG Fans
This reloaded version of the legendary Nokia 8110 brings 4G features and the iconic curved slider design together.
The phone’s intuitive tactile mechanics take you back to an analogue era, with all the convenience of the digital age. It comes with the craftsmanship you expect from a Nokia phone, delivering durability and reliability as standard.
To keep it running flawlessly, the Nokia 8110 features the Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform. And yes, before you ask, it comes with a revamped version of Snake.
The Nokia 8110 will be available from May in Traditional Black and Banana Yellow. It will retail for a global average retail price of €79, excluding taxes and subsidies.