With the start of 2018, one of the most famous names of mobile phones made their comeback. Yes! Nokia! Since the beginning of this year, rumors have been making rounds about the comeback of Nokia into the mobile phone market with their very own Android smartphone. Known as Nokia 9 or previously known as Nokia P1 which is supposedly a better version of Nokia 8 that is supposed to be launched in late Q2 of 2018. The phone is being backed by a Finnish start up named HMD Global. Nokia 9 is supposed to be power packed with some of the best smartphone features that are available in the market currently. Nokia will be targeting the high-end smartphone users and will consist of some premium specifications that is bound to bring back Nokia as the king of smartphones. Nokia 9 will also feature some of the hardware which is currently the industry leader along with some really tempting features like an iris scanner and Nokia OZO audio enhancement technology.
Although there has been no confirmation from the company as of yet, Nokia 9 has many speculations and rumors making the rounds. Nokia 9 will sport a 5.5 inches’ QHD+ screen along with Quad HD display which is OLED in nature and has a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels with a pixel density of 534 PPI, which is said to be the best in class. Nokia 9 also sports a Corning Gorilla Glass Protection which will render the phone scratch free and also has a capacitive touchscreen and multi-touch options included in the features of the display. Not much has been leaked about the design of the phone as of yet.
Nokia 9 is supposed to be one of the jam-packed smartphones which will bring to you all the best features of the industry. It will consist of a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 MSM8998 chipset which will be backed by an Octa-core 2.45 GHz, Quad core, Kryo + 1.9 GHz processor. This will indeed make the phone one of the best to use in the market. It will have 6GB of RAM with a 64/128GB internal memory expandable up to 256GB with the help of an external memory card. Nokia 9 will run on Android Nougat and will be a single SIM variant with a Nano SIM slot available. It will have both fingerprint scanner and an iris scanner in place for the better security of the phone. The phone is said to be waterproof in nature & dustproof to IP68 rating, so you will be able to use it in a rugged manner.
One of the best features of Nokia 9 is probably the camera it is going to sport. As per the rumors, it will have a dual lens 12MP+13MP rear camera w/ PDAF and 4-axis OIS and a 5 MP AF front camera. The rear camera will have Carl Zeiss lens for better capturing of the photographs which will have a resolution of 5160 x 3872 Pixels. The camera will also have phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Exposure compensation and ISO control continuous shooting and HDR mode of shooting, along with auto flash, digital zoom, touch to focus and face detection features. As for multimedia, Nokia 9 will feature Nokia OZO sound technology for an immersive audio experience for the users. It will support all the known formats of audio and video files available. Nokia 9 also has FM radio and loudspeakers as a part of its multimedia pack.
Nokia 9 will feature a 3250 mAh lithium-ion battery which will be non-removable in nature and is rumored to be equipped with a quick charging facility (v 4.0). as far as the connectivity of the phone is concerned, Nokia 9 will support all 4G/LTE, 3G/HSPA, and 2G/EDGE-GPRS network bands. It will conform to IEEE Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n standards along with GPS, Bluetooth and USB type-C. Nokia 9 will not support micro USB and will not have NFC as a part of its connectivity feature. As for audio, it will have an audio jack.