Nokia A1 seems to be the next Android based smartphone from the Finnish smartphone maker Nokia. Before this; Nokia was in the news for its Nokia 1100 Android and Nokia C1 Android smartphone. But now according to the latest and recent news the C1 is actually the A1. So this is the new smartphone from Nokia in the entry level market featuring the Android operating system.
This new smartphone will be the first ever Android operating system based smartphone from once leading smartphone manufacturer Nokia. The company is still going under the deal with Microsoft not to manufacture any smartphone till December, 2016. So the company is said to launch this new smartphone in the mid budget range in early 2017.
Launch Date –
Nokia A1 launch date is expected to fall in the early 2017. The smartphone will be the first ever Android smartphone from Nokia that is totally based on Android OS.
For the growth in the Network Equipment, Wireless Technology, Services and Innovations; Nokia recently the Finish company had acquired Alcatel – Lucent which is a French telecommunication company.
Full Specifications –
This new smartphone is expected to launch in the Q1 of 2017 as Nokia can’t release a smartphone with its brand name on it till the legal matter time period is not over that it signed with Microsoft.
And this new device will be featuring the 5.5 – inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display having the 1920 x 1080 pixels of screen resolutions with the 401 ppi of pixels density.
It sports an 8 MP of rear facing primary camera with auto – focus, geo – tagging and LED flash light features. Also there is a front facing secondary 5 MP of snapper camera and both the front and the rear facing camera from Nokia are capable of HD video recording.
The smartphone is having a bunch of necessary features in term of connectivity as it comes with the WiFi, Bluetooth, USB, GPS with A – GPS, GLONASS. Apart from this it is also featuring the accelerometer, gyro, compass, pedometer, light and proximity sensors.
In terms of storage capacity this new device is having the 2 GB of RAM on slot coupled with a 32 GB of internal in – built memory that can be further expandable up to 128 GB using the microSD card slot for the further expansion.
Nokia A1 Android specifications are powered with an Octa – Core 1.8 GHz Cortex – A72 processor driven by the Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 chipset that is coupled by the Adreno 652 GPU. This device is expected to be having a pre – loaded Android v5.0 – Lollipop operating system out of the box.
As the specifications of Nokia A1 Android are not good enough and that comes to the point that Nokia A1 Android price will fall in the range of the mid budget range device. And why not it’s just the entry level mid bduget Android based smartphone from Nokia.
Price in USA is 195$
Price in Europe is 170€
Price in Britain (UK) is 140£
Price in India is 12,999 India Rupees
Price in Canada is 255 Canadian Dollars
Price in Australia is 265 Australian Dollars
Price in Malaysia is 760 Malaysian Ringgits
Price in Sri Lanka is 28,550 Sri Lankan Rupees
Price in Pakistan is 20,400 Pakistani Rupees
So after going through the Nokia A1 Android specifications and price do you think that this smartphone can challenge to the smartphones in the mid budget range from various smartphone manufacturing brands which are already dominating this price range segment with some awesome features and hardware specifications?`