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And that's a wrap.
22hrs talktime, 1 month standby time, snake game and Nokia ringtone to boot.
It's the 3310! Re-imagined.
One more thing...
Nokia will be launching globally on day 1. You can sign up to know more on nokia.com/phones
Nummela is back on stage.
Snake game is available on FB messenger, right now.
We're hearing about a global campaign from Nokia about helping communities in developing countries from around the world.
We're getting to know how Nokia plans to market these phones.
Nokia Androids will have access to Google Assistant, Unlimited Photos in cloud, etc
Nokia Android phones will run Android 7 Nougat
Jamie from Google is on stage, talking about the Nokia brand and collaboration with Google
All 3 phones will be available in Q2 this year
5 HD display, 8MP wide angle camera.
Nokia 3 - Flagship design but priced at EUR 139
Nokia 3 is a real!
Will be available in 4 colours. Blue, copper, black and silver. EUR 189 for the Nokia 5
The antenna is moved to the top and bottom for a clean back.
Nokia 5 - Vibrant and bright 5.2-inch display, aluminium body.
Nokia 5 is official. For those looking at a compact form factor.
Special edition Nokia 6 Arte Black will have high gloss finish. EUR 229, EUR 299 for special edition.
Nokia 6 - 5.5-inch full-HD panel, Gorilla Glass and smart amplifier powering two speakers. Dolby Atmos certified.
Nokia 6 is going global.
Sarvikas is talking about the Nokia 6 launch in China. In 4 days, they received 1.3M registrations. Initial quantity sold out in 23sec.
Video over. Now time for some phones.
We have a demo video on what inspired the design for the Nokia phones.
Entire Nokia Android range will feature Google Assistant.
We can expect a 'pure Android' experience. Looks like Nokia is taking a cue from Motorola.
Premium designs should be limited to flagships ... says Sarvikas
Design will be 'simple' and 'natural'.
All phones will have a laminated display stack.
Nokia Android phones will be different in 3 ways
Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas is now on stage
We're aiming to be one of the top smartphone makers, globally
HMD is working with Foxconn for manufacturing Nokia devices
it's a big day for HMD, says Nummela
Arto Nummela, CEO of HMD Global is on stage
We're now getting to products. Smartphones!
We're excited to shape the future.., says Suri.
President and CEO of Nokia, Rajeev Suri is on stage.
Updated version of Nokia Health Mate app announced.
Blood pressure monitors, heart rate trackers, etc from Wihings will now carry the Nokia brand.
Cedric from Withings, is on stage talking about new connected health products.
We're going into how Nokia is playing a role in healthcare. Over 60 percent of adults have a chronic disease, says Brad.
The Ozo camera was shipped less than 12 months ago, and since then, there have been big updates like Ozo Live, etc.
The event is being streamed live using the Nokia Ozo, in 360 degrees.
Brad is talking about how 5G will revolutionise AR, VR, connected cars, etc.
Brad Rodrigues is on stage welcoming everyone.
And we're off!
The event seems to be delayed a bit. We should be beginning in about nine minutes.
10 minutes to go. Are you guys excited?
We're about half and hour away from getting the show on the road, so grab a coffee or something to nibble on because we feel this is going to be one of the most exciting launches for smartphones, this year.
Besides this, we should be treated to the launch of the Nokia 3310 feature phone, a throwback to the classic. Of course, this being 2017, we should expect some modern conveniences thrown in.
Hello folks! Welcome to the live blog for HMD Global where the Finnish company will finally unveil what everyone's been waiting for - Nokia Android smartphones.
Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri took the stage at the Nokia MWC 2017 event to welcome HMD Global CEO Arto Nummela on stage, who spoke about the Nokia brand, and its future with Android powering it. Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global said the company will obsess about real-life experience, and will go beyond specifications. He said the Nokia Android phones will be defined by premium build quality, great cameras, and amazing design, and added that premium design should not be limited to high-end smartphones.
Ending its China exclusivity, Nokia 6 finally became globally available, along with the new Nokia 6 Art Black special edition model. The new Nokia 6 and Nokia 6 Arte Black Android smartphones have been priced at EUR 229 (approximately Rs. 16,000) and EUR 299 (about Rs. 21,000).
The star of the evening, however, was the Nokia 3310 reboot, which now has talk time of 22 hours, standby time of 1 month, and comes with the classic Nokia ringtone that everyone remembers. Also, it comes preloaded with the game Snake, which will also be available as a Facebook Messenger game.
HMD Global in a statement said that Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 3310 (2017), and Nokia 6 will be launched in India, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa, and Europe in Q2 2017.