Five hotly anticipated smartphones at MWC

Mobile World Congress 2018

It is backed by a 3,000mAh battery. You can even download a dedicated Unpacked 2018 app for Android or iOS, and effortlessly watch the event on your mobile device. HMD also revived the iconic Nokia 8000 series with their first classic Nokia 8110, which now comes with 4G and some other improvements. There's also a bunch of colored backers available if you want to switch up the design.

The Nokia 1 basically leaves consumers no excuse not to prefer an Android phone over a cheap feature phone.

The Nokia 7 Plus is an all-new smartphone from HMD Global and is the first to offer an 18:9 display. With that, the phone will come powered by the latest iteration of Android and will stay updated with the latest security and firmware updates.

Talking about design, the Nokia 8 Sirocco is carved out of a single block of stainless steel.

After some missteps and false starts, last year's G6 was proof that LG's smartphones are far from irrelevant. A fingerprint scanner sits on the back of the phone, right below the device's cameras.

The Nokia 8810 4G will be available starting from May at 79 Euros (approximately Rs. 6,300). The Blade V9 will sport 64-bit, octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC coupled with 2GB/ 3GB/ 4GB RAM and 16GB/ 32GB/ 64GB of inbuilt storage. Running Android Oreo out-of-the-box, as a part of Google's Android One, it is equipped with a dual-camera setup which comprises of a 12MP rear camera along with a 13MP telephoto for 2x optical zoom. All three cameras have the Zeiss branding.

On the optics front, the Nokia 7 Plus is equipped with a vertically arranged dual rear cameras from Zeiss. This device also has a 3260mAh battery inside with Qi-standard wireless charging compliance.

The original measures 154 x 75.8 x 7.85mm (with a slight bump for the camera), while the new Nokia 6 is 148.8 x 75.8 x 8.15mm.

As rumors suggested, HMD Global has announced the Nokia 1 Android Go smartphone at the MWC 2018.

New Nokia 6 comes with 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass. It also supports 4G and Voice over LTE and comes with a revamped version of Snake. It is powered by the Snapdragon 660 processor paired with 4GB of RAM and a 3,800mAh battery which Nokia claims is good for 2 days of mixed use. In terms of the display, Galaxy 9 is likely to have a 5.65-inch screen and comes with infinity display.

The Android 8 Oreo operating system ran smoothly during our time with the phone and we didn't experience any performance blemishes - although that could change once it's filled with apps, games, videos, photos and music.

Available starting from this May onwards, the redesigned Nokia 8110 4G carries a price tag of Euro 79 (about RM 381).

Attendees will also get to see the enhanced 2018 version of LG V30, packed with the company's latest AI technology.



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