HMD World is probably going prepping to launch an Android Go smartphone known as Nokia 1 that may very well be essentially the most inexpensive one coming from the corporate. Beforehand, we got here throughout experiences tipping that the Nokia 1 may very well be introduced someday in March this yr.
Now, latest experiences citing a put up made by a Baidu consumer by way of GSMArena have given us a have a look at what’s believed to be the Nokia 1. The Baidu put up reveals a few hands-on photographs of the alleged Nokia 1 smartphone. The photographs present that the machine seems to flaunt a metallic body and a polycarbonate physique taking us again to the fantastic days of Nokia.
In one in every of these leaked photographs, the Nokia 1 appears to be positioned in a case. The opposite picture reveals the precise machine. There appears to be a digicam sensor together with the LED flash positioned vertically on the rear. The Nokia 1 is more likely to arrive with an HD 720p show of unknown dimension. Underneath its hood, HMD’s Android Go smartphone is speculated to utilize a Snapdragon 212 chipset together with 1GB RAM and 16GB default reminiscence capability. Notably, this is similar processor utilized by the Nokia 2 as properly.
The Nokia 1 is claimed to run Android Go based mostly on Android Oreo. The lighter model of the Oreo OS has been launched by Google with an intention to let the entry-level and low-end units with 1GB or lesser RAM to get the most recent iteration of Android. Smartphones these will likely be launched with Android Go can even be bundled with Android Go apps these will likely be lighter than the unique functions resembling Play Retailer, Gmail, Maps, Google, YouTube, and so on.
We will count on the Nokia 1 to be unveiled on the Cellular World Congress (MWC) 2018 tech present in February. The MWC announcement is smart because the Android Go based mostly Nokia 1 is believed to be launched in March. The smartphone is more likely to be priced round $100 (approx. Rs. 6,000) making it essentially the most inexpensive one to be launched by HMD thus far. Nevertheless, we’re but to get an official affirmation from HMD World relating to this smartphone.