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Targeted Movers: Nokia Corporation (NOK), The Western Union Company (WU)

Targeted Movers: Nokia Corporation (NOK), The Western Union Company (WU)

The Nokia 7 Plus is a surprisingly nice phone to hold.

But having said that, with its silky looks, the phone will still find many takers. It comes with fingerprint sensor on its back button. The phones were previously announced at MWC 2018 and some have gone on sale in as well in countries like China. BNP Paribas cut Nokia from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating and reduced their price objective for the stock from $5.00 to $3.90 in a research note on Monday, December 4th.

Though the company insists on calling this a special edition phone from the Nokia 8 lineup, in all honesty, it is a completely new phone. The device, however, is likely to disappear from the market within this year. It will be available from May this year and will be costing less than Euro 79.

Nokia 7 Plus offers 6.0-inch FHD+ 18:9 display with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core SoC. The smartphone has 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (128GB). It is backed by a 1,500mAh battery, and there is also a 2MP camera on the rear. It offers connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (MIMO), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ GLONASS, USB Type-C 3.1 and NFC. It measures 133.45 x 49.3 x 14.9 mm and weighs 117 grams. Now, a Finnish site Suomimobiili has leaked out a complete specification sheet of Nokia 9 that lists all the expected features in the upcoming smartphone. It has 5 megapixels front camera. The phone has a dual camera with 360 spatial audio. The former would be sold on Amazon India while the latter would be sold on Flipkart along with Nokia Store and off-line retail store for both.




There are only a few phones with wireless charging support, and Nokia 8 Sirocco is one of them. It is priced at Euro 249 and will be going on sale starting early April.

HMD Global, makers of the Nokia phones, is piloting its own online sales platform Nokia.com in India, where it will sell all its models and accessories, a move aimed at broadening its reach among consumers for higher market share. Nokia 8 Sirocco is diluted 7.5mm. Xiaomi followed Samsung with 20.9 per cent share, Vivo 9.4 per cent, Lenovo 7.8 per cent and Oppo 7.5 per cent share in smartphone segment in 2017. We will continue to keep track of the developments surrounding the launch of new Nokia smartphones. In terms of storage, the Nokia 7 Plus comes with 64GB of eMMC 5.1 storage. This dual camera setup is a combination of one 12 MP standard camera and one 13 MP telephoto camera. The cameras include 16mp for rear and 8mp in front.

The report adds that Nokia 9 would have a 21-megapixel selfie camera with Carl Zeiss optics, 1.4-micron pixels, and an f/1.8 aperture. Android 8.0 Oreo comes pre-installed on the device, while a 3,000mAh non-removable battery is also a part of the package. The double Nano-SIM Smartphone will be an Android One gadget, much the same as the Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus. However, the Nokia 8 Sirocco, the most premium of the lot, is the only device that will be imported into the country. Nokia 7 rocks a 6-inch Full HD+ panel with 18:9 aspect ratio. The fingerprint sensor, therefore, has been relocated to the rear beneath the camera. The device will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, coupled with 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage. In the camera department, the Nokia 8 Sirocco sports 12MP + 13MP dual rear cameras and a 5MP single front camera. It would support QuickCharge 4.0 technology that delivers 60% battery charge in just 30 minutes.


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