Wednesday, 27 December 2017

Rumours:Nokia 1 Android Go Phone set to be Launch by March


While Google has so far maintained silence, it has now
been rumoured that Nokia 1 will be one of the early
Android Go phones. The new Nokia smartphone is
claimed to be designed for emerging markets and is
said to arrive sometime in March. Announced back in
May, Android Go programme is designed by Google to
deliver an enhanced user experience on entry-level
devices.
Russian tipster Eldar Murtazin revealed in a tweet that
the Nokia 1 will be a part of Google's Android Oreo
(Go edition) programme. The new Nokia smartphone is
said to have an HD (720x1280 pixels) IPS display,
1GB of RAM, and 8GB of onboard storage. Also, the
blogger claimed that the smartphone will be priced at
RUB 5,990 (approximately #37585.453 ). The rumoured
smartphone is expected to run Android Oreo (Go
edition) that would come with some lightweight Google
apps such as Files Go, Google Maps Go, and YouTube
Go.
Murtazin also pointed out that like HMD Global is
with the Nokia 1, Huawei is also working on an
Android Go smartphone. However, the blogger hasn't
detailed any specifications of the latter.
In October, HMD Global brought Nokia 2 as its
cheapest Android smartphone. The smartphone is available in
the US and other part world. The Android Nougat-based Nokia 2 features a
5-inch HD LTPS display and is powered by a
Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 chip that has a 1.2GHz
quad-core CPU, coupled with 1GB of RAM. The
handset has an 8-megapixel rear camera sensor with
an LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera sensor
and packs a 4100mAh battery.