The Finnish company, which has released several devices this year after acquiring Nokia, is holding an event on January 19, 2018 in China and the much-hyped Nokia 9 is expected to be announced on the day, according to a report by My Drivers site (in Chinese).
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It has been confirmed, by the Chief Product Officer of HMD Global, that the Nokia 3 will skip Nougat and will directly jump on board the Oreo train.
If earlier rumors to be believed, the Nokia 9 will feature a 5.5-inch QHD display. The report reveals that both the phones will be customized only for China market and hence may come with entails special ROMs where Google services may be replaced by local alternatives.
However, although 2017 launch looks nearly certain, Chinese media Mydrivers is confident that the Nokia 9 won't arrive this year.
The next-generation handset is also expected to come packed with a 6GB/8GB RAM and a 64GB/128GB internal memory (with microSD card slot), mount a dual camera and house a 3,800mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 support. Smartphone 3 Nokia will go with Android 7 from on Android 8, with no intermediate versions, and development of firmware has already started. HMD Global launched the Nokia 8 in India back in the month of September and at a price tag of Rs 36,999. Not many details about the Nokia 8 (2018) are known as this point, but it is said to include an 18:9 screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor, dual rear cameras and IP67 water resistance. Both the phones will come with a USB Type-C port at the bottom along with fast charging support.