Nokia First Smart-phone Launched To Compete the Market
Announced global HMD, the Finnish company that owns the right to use the trademark on the Nokia mobile phones, on Sunday, the first smart phone to her, targeting Chinese users with a price of 1699 yuan ($ 246).
The launch comes first phone smart new phone carries the name unique and distinctive since 2014, when Nokia Oyj chose to sell their entire phone unit to Microsoft.
The new device, Nokia 6, running on the Android platform of Google and is manufactured by Foxconn.
The HMD will be sold exclusively in China through the online retailer JD.com.
HMD launches first new Nokia phones
The HMD “HMD The decision to launch the first smartphone with Android in China is a reflection of a desire to meet the real-world needs of consumers in different markets all over the world .
It is strategically important market,” said in a statement.
Here are a few of the specifications of the new Nokia 6,
LTE smartphone that works Nougat
HD 5-inch screen
16MP rear and front cameras 8 MB
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor
4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage memory
Nokia was the dominant mobile phone maker in the world but missed the shift to smart phones, and then chose the Microsoft Windows operating system for in “Lamia” group.
After the 2014 agreement, Microsoft continued to sell basic phones cheaper and under the name of Nokia Lumia smartphones in his name, but in the last year, dropped to a large extent both companies.
HMD took over in December on Nokia business phones feature and reach a licensing agreement that gave him sole use of the Nokia brand on all phones and tablets for the next ten years.
It will pay Nokia royalties for the brand and patents, but Nokia has no direct investment in HMD.
Nokia Oyj and focus now on business equipment and patented technology communications network.
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He said CEO HMD Arto Nummela, who was once responsible for Nokia’s sales and product development, told Reuters last month that the HMD is designed to be one of the players competitive key in the work of smart phones as they face stiff competition from Apple and Samsung and dozens of other players.
HMD has launched some new basic phones Nokia last month. The company said on Sunday it was looking to launch more new products in the first half of the year.