One of the subjects most talked about in 2016 was Nokia’s return to the mobile market , taking into account the importance that the name of the Finnish brand carries, all impressive type and widespread euphoria was inevitable.
The year 2017 arrived, and the rumors and leaks about the new technology giant devices remain incessant , since now that Nokia will continue the battle against Android, after the end of the relationship with Microsoft, which sold the mobile division to HMD and Foxconn last year.
Even with the release of the first feature phones in December, the big question that remains is about what to expect with smartphones bearing the Google system will be that they will be entitled to the latest Nokia publications, which promises innovative devices and great power?
In addition to the Nokia E1 , the D1C is also the subject of speculation, and according to previous rumors, the device has won certification , indicating the imminent launch.
Anyway, it is also reported that the HMD can launch up to five smartphones Nokia until September 2017, and is consistent with these notes, behold, the new device comes up in this first week of the year.
The Nokia Edge – as it is dubbed in the community rumors today – brings respectable specifications and a range of unique features, working with the current Android Nougat shipped.
Following the example of other well-known manufacturers, the Finnish’s Edge will bring a screen that will cover virtually every front with curved edges, something that is notorious in Samsung’s Galaxy family, and will even say goodbye to any physical buttons on its design.
Perhaps it will be a weight response in the struggle against the iPhone 7 , Google Pixel and S8 Samsung arriving this year.
Check out the Nokia Edge specifications (based on the latest leaks and rumors):
- 5.5-inch IPS LCD screen with Full HD resolution (1920×1080) for content display.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 eight-core chipset and maximum clock rate of 2.3 GHz.
- 4GB of RAM.
- 64GB expandable storage via microSD card.
- Adreno as GPU (model not specified).
- 13 megapixel main camera.
- 8 megapixel front camera.
- Biometric fingerprint reader.
- Iris reader.
- Metal design with water resistance.
- 3,800 mAh battery.
- Nano SIM.
- Android 7.0 Nougat as Operating System.
However, it is too early to say with conviction that these rumors are correct, and Nokia so far has not responded to the contacts to confirm the truthfulness of this information.
But the note also reveals that the Edge will be announced on January 20 , with the start of sales planned for the second half of 2017 in the Indian market. The price, based on these publications, will be 45,900 Rupees (approximately R $ 2,100 in direct conversion to the current quotation).