HMD Global has made a huge U-turn and will now not offer Nokia 9 PureView users a route to Android 11 despite the OS promises made when the device launched.
HMD Global Stories December 1, 2021
HMD Global Stories February 3, 2021
HMD Global Stories January 6, 2021
As an advocate of affordable Android smartphones, HMD Global has a portion of the Android One market almost cornered. The recently released Nokia 3.4 is another such cheap, accessible Android One-powered device, but how does it stack up?
HMD Global Stories November 9, 2020
HMD Global Stories November 6, 2020
The Nokia 8.3 5G is a reasonably solid device that is massively let down by its release timing. Announced in March 2020, had it hit the market then, it would have been a far more enticing smartphone.
HMD Global Stories September 25, 2020
Renders of the upcoming Nokia 7.3 have been shared online, giving us a closer look at what looks like an updated design and new quad-camera setup.
HMD Global Stories August 12, 2020
HMD Global, responsible for the Nokia revival, takes investments from Google and Qualcomm
Nokia smartphones have seen a revival over the past few years and they’ve proven very popular too. Now, HMD Global, the company responsible for Nokia smartphones, has taken in funding from some major companies including Google.
HMD Global Stories June 30, 2020
There are very few smartphones under $100 that we would actually recommend, but the Nokia 1.3 is one of our selected few.
HMD Global Stories June 10, 2020
HMD Global Stories April 22, 2020
[Update: Nokia 2.3 too] Android 10 now rolling out for the budget-friendly Nokia 2.2
The Android 10 update is now rolling out for the ultra-budget Nokia 2.2 after being confirmed by HMD Global’s Juho Sarvikas.
HMD Global Stories February 3, 2020
Alleged Nokia 5.2 code-named ‘Captain America’ leaks in hands-on images
Nokia has done a great job at bombarding the mid-range with affordable devices that feel premium while retaining a great software experience. The latest potential recruit to their lineup of smartphone superheroes could be the Nokia 5.2 — code-named “Captain America.”
HMD Global Stories September 5, 2019
HMD Global has unveiled its latest wave of affordable Android One smartphones at IFA in the form of the Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2.
HMD Global Stories August 22, 2019
Google just announced major details about the next version of Android this morning, and now HMD Global is confirming how it will handle updates. Starting later this year, Nokia will update nearly every one of its smartphones to Android 10 over the course of just a few months.
HMD Global Stories June 10, 2019
The past couple of years have seen the revival of the Nokia brand in a huge way, and the numbers speak to the success of these new smartphones. However, the naming of Nokia devices has gotten very confusing, and now HMD Global has owned up to that in an interview.
HMD Global Stories April 2, 2019
After plenty of speculation and leaked device renders, the Nokia X71 has now officially launched in Taiwan. expand full story
HMD Global Stories January 10, 2019
We’ve already had a glimpse of the Nokia 8.1 after being unveiled by HMD in Dubai last month, but the potential Nokia 8.1 Plus looks to have a few hardware tweaks not seen on the Nokia 8.1. We say potential as we are not quite certain what the device will actually be called. The most notable hardware change in the latest render is the very first punch-hole notch on a Nokia device.
HMD Global Stories December 31, 2018
Nokia 9 PureView leak of press images seemingly confirm 5 cameras, in-display fingerprint reader
The latest flagship from HMD Global, the Nokia 9 PureView, with its odd trypophobia-inducing rear camera array has leaked yet again, this time in press renders. These renders showcase the rear and drop a massive hint that the Nokia 9 PureView will also include an in-display fingerprint reader.
HMD Global Stories November 28, 2018
Improved Nokia 7.1 4GB RAM model now hitting European retailers
In our review, we were full of praise for the Nokia 7.1. The Android One handset belies the price tag to offer a stellar build quality, whilst the lightweight OS means it flies through everyday tasks. That said, us European users were shortchanged somewhat with only the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage option available at retailers.
HMD Global Stories November 6, 2018
After such a positive launch of the Nokia 7.1, HMD Global seems to be on a roll with the Nokia brand at the moment. They are no doubt hoping this ‘roll’ continues with the launch of their reported upcoming flagship — the Nokia 9. We’ve previously had a glimpse of the device during its prototype stages. But now, thanks to leaks from @OnLeaks and 91Mobiles, we’re getting a look at what the trypophobia-inducing device could be bringing to the table. expand full story
HMD Global Stories August 2, 2018
It hasn’t been a great quarter for smartphone shipments as a whole, but there have been some notable standouts. One of those is HMD Global, the parent company of the Nokia brand, and it has grown tremendously over the past year.