Rumors continue to swirl about the new Nokia 9, a premium smartphone produced by HMD Global set to be released sometime in 2018. After the release of a wide range of Nokia smartphones just last year, Android enthusiasts are anticipating a powerful and exciting competitor with the newly-released Samsung Galaxy 9 and the iPhone 8. While the Nokia 9 features have not been officially released, rumors about the new smartphone have been gaining traction since some details leaked online. The impressive upgrades include design and display specs, the new Penta-lens camera, and faster processing with greater storage capabilities. If you are interested in one of the best soon-to-be-released smartphones on the market, read on to learn more about the Nokia 9’s features!
Nokia 9 Features
- Design and Display
- New Penta-lens Camera
- Faster Processing
Design and Display
The Nokia 9, like similar smartphones, will be slim and attractive. It is rumored that the Nokia 9 will sport a 5.5-inch Quad HD OLED display with no side bezels. There are small bezels at the top and bottom of the screen, which is rumored to have an aspect ratio of 18:9. The rear panel will be made of glass or metal, probably designed for wireless charging, but that is not known for sure. The fingerprint sensor will be situated on the back panel, well below the camera lenses.
- A 5.5-inch screen
- Aspect ratio of 18:9
- Fingerprint sensor far away from camera lenses
New Penta-lens Camera
The new dual camera system on the Nokia 9 is one of its most anticipated features. Reportedly under development for the last year os so, the Penta-lens camera is said to have a circular module and house seven holes, among which five will be cameras and the other two will be LED flashlights. This setup ensures that the Nokia 9 is guaranteed to capture best possible pictures at any possible light conditions, from pitch dark to a bright sunny afternoon or in the low-light indoor environment. This new camera is sure to give the Samsung Galaxy and iPhone technology a run for their moeny.
- New Penta-lens technology
- Clear, crisp photos in any light condition
- Comparable to Galaxy and iPhone cameras
It is anticipated that the Nokia 9 will be powered by the impressive new Snapdragon 845 processor. Two storage variants will be available: 64GB and 128GB, and there will be a microslot for further expansion. Both versions of the phone will have 6GB RAM. The new Nokia 9 will also have a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB port, and a loudspeaker grill. The phone is likely to be both dust and water resistant.
- Comes in 64GB and 128GB
- Microslot for extra storage
- Water and dust resistant
While Nokia fans will have to wait for the official launch to be sure of the price of this phone, early reports suggest that it will range between $650 and $839 in the United States market. With faster processing, new camera technology, and a sleek design, the Nokia 9 features promise to deliver the bang for the buck.