Nokia introduces new smartphone lineup
Nokia smartphone portfolio continues to deliver the purest Android experience
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announced four new Android smartphones, including the world’s first smartphone with a unique five camera array, the Nokia 9 PureView.
The new Nokia phones are as diverse as the consumer needs they serve. From Nokia 9 PureView to the Nokia 210 - the company’s most affordable internet enabled feature phone
“We’ve had a phenomenal response from consumers to our entire portfolio, thanks to our unique approach to Android, delivering a pure, secure and always up-to-date experience. We have delivered on this commitment, changing the smartphone ownership paradigm by offering an experience that only gets better over time. Today, with these new phones, we are taking a leap forward by delivering the very latest innovations from Google across our entire portfolio.” Florian Seiche, Chief Executive Officer, HMD Global
“With our unique brand promise we are altering the expectations people have from their smartphones. In addition to continuously delivering on the reliability and durability they expect from a Nokia phone, we are delighting them by offering the best Android experience on their Nokia smartphones. With two years of OS updates and 3 years of monthly security updates guaranteed, Nokia phones stay fresh for life and deliver an experience that just keeps getting better.” Pekka Rantala, Chief Marketing Officer, HMD Global
Nokia 9 PureView
Nokia 9 PureView is the world’s first smartphone featuring a five camera array system with ZEISS Optics. Nokia 9 PureView’s two colour sensors and three monochromatic sensors give sharpness and detail. All five cameras work together to collect up to 10-times the amount of light than a single colour sensor of the same type. Every image captured by Nokia 9 PureView is HDR, with up to 12.4 stops of dynamic range and a full scene 12MP depth map
Maximising the computing architecture of the Qualcomm Snapdragon mobile platform and featuring a dedicated imaging co-processor, the Nokia 9 PureView gives a glimpse into the future of smartphone photography with control over your images through the updated Pro Camera UI. Nokia 9 PureView capture images in uncompressed RAW “DNG” format and through a partnership with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom allows editing on the device.
“Today we use our heritage of innovation to take a bold step - pioneering a truly innovative approach to imaging with the Nokia 9 PureView. And we believe great experiences should be available to everyone, which is why we are bringing cutting-edge experiences like the stunning design, the best of Google including the dedicated Google Assistant button, and great imaging and display technology, to the most accessible price points yet. And all this comes with all the craftsmanship and durability you’d expect from a Nokia smartphone. And with our Android promise delivering a pure, secure and up-to-date experience, we ensure that your phone gets better over time.” Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global
Alongside a 2K OLED PureDisplay screen, integrated Qi Wireless charging and under display fingerprint sensor. There is no camera bump and is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back.
Nokia 4.2 has been designed to be an accessible offering. The classy, sculpted-glass design and all-screen display offer beauty on the outside and it’s not just skin-deep, as it packs in a dual-rear camera, AI innovations and the latest generation Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, all running the latest Android 9 Pie.
Nokia 4.2’s compact size and edge-to-edge display with ‘selfie-notch’ delivers a smartphone which, at just 8.4mm, is slim enough for single hand use. Nokia 4.2 also brings flagship imaging features like multi-camera imaging to a new price point, with a dual depth-sensing rear.
The Nokia 3.2 features a 6.26” HD+ display. The 3.2 combines a larger battery that Nokia boasts can go up to two days. Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 mobile platform, Nokia 3.2 also comes with the Google Assistant button, one press for instant access to Google Assistant, double tap for a visual overview of your day and long press for walkie-talkie mode.
Nokia 1 Plus
The Nokia 1 Plus, is a new member of the Android (Go edition) smartphone family. The Nokia 1 Plus focuses on imaging in a high-quality Nokia design with a big screen, at accessible price points. It has a textured nano-pattern at the back that cups Nokia 1 Plus all the way to the display. The auto focus rear camera and front camera
Nokia 210 is a new addition to the feature phone category. With the Opera Mini browser and Facebook baked in, yu can play hours of Snake like you used to in the glory days of Nokia. The Nokia 210 has a crucial role in the Nokia phone line-up as the most affordable internet device and comes in a durable, inherently coloured polycarbonate shell which is designed to hide the marks of everyday life.
Users can personalize the Nokia 210 by downloading favourite apps, ringtones and wallpapers straight from the Mobile Store.
Joining the accessories portfolio are two wireless charging solutions: the Nokia Wireless Charger and Nokia Portable Wireless Charger. Both devices support the universal Qi charging standard, so they can work with compatible wireless charging devices, including the Nokia 9 PureView and Nokia 8 Sirocco.
The Nokia Wireless Charger supports fast 10-watt wireless charging. The Nokia Portable Wireless Charger is a power bank that supports wireless charging, so you can charge your wireless devices on the go, even if you forgot your cable. The Nokia Portable Wireless Charger also supports universal USB output - so non-wireless devices can be charged through a USB cable.
Nokia 9 PureView will be available in the UAE from May for a retail price of AED 2,299.
Nokia 4.2 will be available in the UAE from May for a retail price of AED 579.
Nokia 3.2 will be available in the UAE from May for a retail price of AED 599 (3GB/32GB) and AED 399 (2GB/16GB).
Nokia 1 Plus is available the UAE for a retail price of AED 299.
Nokia 210 is available in the UAE for a retail price of AED 99.