Update (03/13): Nokia Power Consumer has followed up on its initial report with claims that a “trusted source from China” has corroborated specifics about the prolonged-rumored Nokia 9.
According to the source, the Nokia 9 will unquestionably function an in-display fingerprint sensor. The unnamed source also believes that HMD World wide is attempting to strip again surplus bezel place by opting for some type of notch for any front-going through sensors.
As prior to, it is truly worth taking all of this with a massive pinch of salt, but with much more and much more OEMs embracing #notchlife, it would not be a substantial shock to see HMD observe suit.
Original story (03/05): HMD World wide may possibly be doing work on one more flagship release this calendar year in the sort of the Nokia 9 (2018). According to Nokia Power Consumer, the product is tipped to get there in September this calendar year and be even much more powerful than the Nokia 8 Pro—another flagship that the website a short while ago leaked.
NPU didn’t focus on lots of Nokia 9 specs or function specifics, though it did recommend the product will function a 5.7-inch display with less than-screen fingerprint scanning technology. It also suggested it would be as expensive as products like the Samsung Galaxy S9 Additionally which commences at $839.99 in the US.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco, which HMD World wide unveiled at MWC 2018 previous 7 days, is the flagship that was previously thought to be the Nokia 9. This was rumored several occasions previous calendar year but its use of a Snapdragon 835 SoC puts it marginally powering competing flagships announced in modern weeks. Seemingly, the Nokia 8 Pro and Nokia 9 will provide an even much more quality knowledge and, if they do get there, are each very likely to function a Snapdragon 845.
With that staying mentioned, it is early in the day to have these a grasp on products envisioned to start in September: HMD World wide very likely will not have ironed out all the specifics yet—especially with regards to pricing. If modern history is something to go by there is also an outside the house chance that the Nokia 9 will be released subsequent calendar year less than a diverse name.
It is even now an exciting prospect, however. HMD World wide has accomplished major success with its handsets, but it is even now relatively light on goods in the quality section. Verify out our feelings on the a short while ago announced Nokia handsets below and notify us what you feel of the speculation in the reviews.