It is no longer a surprise that Nokia is gearing for a powerful comeback this year with its high-end Android handsets. This was established when HMD Global launched their three mid-range handsets Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 along with the remodeled old school Nokia 3310, earlier this year. Things took an even more interesting turn when the Finnish mobile phone manufacturer revealed about their premium flagship Nokia phones, which will be unveiled by the year end. That's when rumors about the highly anticipated Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9 began to float the internet. Now as per the latest update, these upcoming handsets were spotted on the GeekBench under the tag 'Unknown Heart'. The list reveals some of the key specifications about the upcoming Nokia Android handsets, Nokia 7, Nokia 8 and Nokia 9. We will discuss those in detail.
Nokia 7 is the standard variant by the company with quality features. Based on the GeekBench list, Nokia 7 scores 720 in Single-core and 3235 in Multi-core test. The list also shows that the handset will run upgraded Android 7.1.1 Nougat and 'ARM implementer 81 architecture 8 variant 10 part 2048 revision 1' Processor ID, which indicates that it will be chipped by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor. Besides, the handset will don a 5.5" inches screen with 1080pixel resolution in a metallic unibody frame and have thin bezels. For camera, the handset is likely to be rooted with 16MP rear and 8MP front with dual color LED flash. Its other features include a 3GB RAM, fingerprint scanner, fast charging, water resistant and 3,000mAh battery. Nokia 7 launch date in Dubai UAE is likely to be in the third quarter. Nokia 7 price in Dubai UAE is yet to be announced.
As per the GeekBench report, Nokia 8 scores 1588 and 5455 in Single-core and Multi-core test respectively. The data cites that the handset will run Android 7.1.1 Nougat and has a Processor ID 'ARM implementer 81 architecture 8 variant 10 part 2048 revision 2', which indicates that the device will have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC chipset. Nokia 8 is touted as the better version of Nokia 7 and an inexpensive variant of Nokia 9. It will be equipped with high-end features in a sleek unibody metallic finish frame and slightly curved edges. The device will come with a 5.7" inches IPS LCD screen with 1440 x 2560 pixels determination display, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It will have a dual rear camera setup and 3GB RAM besides a physical home button with the fingerprint scanner embedded on it. You can check our blog 'Nokia 8 Will Be The Most Kickass Phone This Year' to learn more about the handset. Nokia 8 launch date is expected in the last quarter of the year. Nokia 8 price in Dubai UAE is likely to begin from 1942 AED.
Nokia 9 has been the highly-anticipated flagship phone by the company in 2017. The premium handset will be packed with some never-seen-before features and could mark as a milestone handset of the iconic brand. Referring to the latest GeekBench strata, Nokia 9 secures a 1907 single-core score and 6081 multi-core score in the test. In terms of software, it is expected to house Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC and run Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS, similar to Nokia 7 and Nokia 8. It is likely to come in a 5.3 inches QHD display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution, framed in a metallic or ceramic body finish at the rear. Nokia 9 will be packed with a standard 4GB RAM for faster processing of applications and 64 GB internal storage. Talking about the camera, the premium device will don a vertical dual-rear camera setup of 13MP sensor with laser LED flash and auto-focus option. Though there isn't any clear picture about the front side of the device, the front camera is likely to be rooted with a 12MP lens.
As predicted before, Nokia 9 will have thin bezels, giving it an elegant look. The other external parts found in the pictures show a USB Type C connectivity and 3.5 mm headphone jack. The expected prominent features to be found in the handset are Iris scanner, fingerprint sensor, Nokia OZO audio and a 3,800 mAh battery with QuickCharge 3.0 fast charging option. Official sources reveal that the high-end Nokia 9 launch date in Dubai could be between August to September. Nokia 9 price in Dubai UAE is expected to cost 2571 AED.
Nokia seems to be ready to rule the market with the launch of these rock solid flagship smartphones. Even we can't wait to get enough of it!
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