Nokia didn’t announce about its new release Nokia 9 which gives us a hint that Nokia 9 is going a huge upgrade for Nokia 8 which has only been launched which was a great step for Nokia to enter the Smartphone Market, However, some may take issue with the screen size. At 5.3-inches, it doesn’t exactly keep up with the recent trend of big-screen smartphones.
The high-end Nokia 9 might launch before the year is out, and it could be positioned to compete with the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S8, iPhone 8 and maybe Google Pixel 2. Who knows?!
Nokia 9: Release Date
With no announcement about Nokia 9 at the company’s 16 August event, it’s still not confirmed when exactly will be the release date, But we think that it will either at the IFA trade show in a couple of weeks or the end of February for an MWC 2018 launch. No one has a clear date yet!
Nokia 9: Rumoured Specs and New Features
Design wise, Based on rumors, Nokia 9 will come up with all-metal body and it’s expected to be IP68 certified which would make it dust proof and water resistant to 1.5 m deep for up to 30 minutes. The device is said to have narrow bezels top to bottom.
The Nokia 8 came up with LCD, and is only slightly smaller at 5.3 inches, for Nokia 9 Rumors claims that it’s screen might whether be 5.5 inches or 5.7 inches and the use of OLED could be an option.
Processor and Storage
The Nokia 9 may come with 6 or 8GB of RAM, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and 128GB of storage and It will run the latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS with a custom skin atop.
Camera & Battery
Rumors recently pointed to a dual-lens camera claiming it will have a 22MP dual-lens Carl Zeiss snapper on the back and a 13MP camera on the front. Also, A 3800mAh battery is tipped to fuel the Nokia 9, with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0
Major Specs & features:
- Dual-SIM support
- 151.55 mm x 73.7 mm
- 5.5-inch/5.7-inch, QHD resolution display
- Snapdragon 835
- 6GB / 8GB RAM
- 128 GB ROM
- 13 MP Dual-Lens Rear Camera with Carl-Zeiss optics
- 13 MP Front camera
- IP68 Water / Dust resistant
- Iris Scanner
- Fingerprint Scanner
- MicroSD card support
Nokia 9: Price
What’s the difference between Nokia 8 and Nokia 9?
According to Rumors reports, Many specifications for Nokia 8 and rumoured Nokia 9 are similar, but Nokia 9 will come with a larger screen, even some call it a phablet version of Nokia 8. While the 5.3in Nokia 8 has a 16:9 panel, the 5.7in Nokia 9 could see a 18:9 virtually full-screen display, putting it in line with the Galaxy S8 and LG G6.
A new feature may be added to Note 9, an iris scanner and according to Rumors, it will have an extra 2GB RAM and it may come with 128GB storage.
Seems like Nokia will be in a whole new level in Smartphone market this year by its new flagship Nokia 9. We will see!