Nokia 2 will roll out in the United Kingdom soon, here's when

Nokia 2 will roll out in the United Kingdom soon, here's when

HMD Global's re-investment in Android and feature phones in key markets worldwide may well have given them the gust of wind needed to get their ship back on the high seas of the smart device market here in 2018. The update comes days after Google formally released the February Android security patch for compatible Pixel and Nexus devices. It it is the lastest Android Software from Google and arrives in as build V4.84A for the Nokia 8. It is believed to be an Android Go (Oreo edition) smartphone. Counterpoint has also said that Nokia has managed to in the United Kingdom when it comes to smartphone shipments. Still, Nokia 8 users should be pleased the company is keeping its promise of providing timely Android updates. Not only is it receiving a the Android 8.1 Oreo update, but the flagship recently saw a major price cut in India that brings its price tag down to Rs 28,999 from its initial launch price of Rs 39,999. Don't expect too much from this entry-level phone.

As a general specs refresher, the Nokia 2 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor backed by 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of storage (expandable), and is kitted out with an 8 MP main camera and a 5 MP front-facing camera.


While we await the unveiling of these devices, we have interesting information regarding the India availability of some of these models.

Combined, HMD Global is said to have shipped 25.1 million units of feature phones and smartphones in Q4 2017, a growth of 54 percent quarter over quarter compared t the 16.3 million units shipped in Q3 2017. The word from a NokiaPowerUser report citing retail sources is that the Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 1 and Nokia 9 (Nokia 8 Sirocco) smartphones will be launched in India starting from April.

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