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HMD Global likely to launch Nokia 2 in India today: Follow the live blog for updates

Rumors hint that HMD Global could either launch the Nokia 7 or the Nokia 2 smartphone today.

  • Published: October 31, 2017 11:17 AM IST
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Tue, 31 Oct 2017 01:00:20 pm Also Read - Nokia C30 budget phone launched with price under Rs 10,000: Check specs, price

And that’s all from the Nokia 2 launch event. Stay tuned to BGR.in for comparisons, first impressions and more. Also Read - Nokia XR20 rugged 5G phone launched: Check specs, price, India launch details

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:59:25 pm

Read more about the detailed specifications and features of the Nokia 2 here. https://www.bgr.in/news/nokia-2-with-hd-display-4100mah-battery-launched-price-specifications-features-527220/

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:54:49 pm

And well, that marks the end of the event.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:54:17 pm

Nokia 2 will be available for approximately Rs 7,500, will be available starting mid-November.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:52:13 pm

Nokia 2 will also get Android Oreo update http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/android-oreo-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:51:35 pm

Nokia 2 comes with Google Assistant. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/google-assistant-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:50:44 pm

Nokia 2 comes with 8-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:45:28 pm

The Nokia 2 is aimed at users who want to make a leap from a feature phone to a smartphone.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:43:28 pm

Nokia 2 comes with Snapdragon 212 SoC and 4,100mAh battery http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-battery-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:42:45 pm

Display made from LTPS technology is 50 percent more power efficient

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:42:03 pm

Another look at the Nokia 2 http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-display-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:41:28 pm

Nokia 2 comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on the front, polycarbonate back and aluminum frame.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:40:37 pm

Nokia 2 is made from 6,000 series aluminum.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:40:03 pm

Nokia 2 comes with 5-inch LTPS HD display.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:39:47 pm

HMD Global says the Nokia 2 will come with 2-day battery life. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-with-2-day-battery-life-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:38:51 pm

First look at the Nokia 2 http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-21-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:38:18 pm

Yes — It is the Nokia 2!!

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:37:59 pm

Four things that matter consumers the most Battery, display size and quality, connectivity and camera. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/vital-segment-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:35:08 pm

Nokia Android smartphones are about pure stock OS that is secure and always up-to-date http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-android-smartphone-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:33:10 pm

Today’s smartphone is expected to be placed in a $100-$150 price point.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:32:31 pm

India is among top 3 countries in terms of Nokia phones adoption.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:32:19 pm

By the end of this year, HMD Global expects 100,000 stores selling Nokia phones in India.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:30:27 pm

Nokia is focused on Make in India http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/make-in-india-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:29:06 pm

Nokia phones are now sold in over 80 countries with millions of consumers.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:28:47 pm

HMD Global brought 11 news Nokia phones in the market http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-phones-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:23:02 pm

It’s time to write the next chapter in Nokia’s story: Pekka http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/pekka-1024×768.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:20:30 pm

It is a Global launch of the new Nokia smartphone.

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:19:18 pm

HMD Global’s Chief Marketing Officer on stage, says today is an important milestone. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-spokesperson-1024×505.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:10:44 pm

And the event starts with a live performance http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/live-performance-1024×620.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:55:13 am

And here’s a look inside the venue. It is inside a metro station. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-1024×667.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:50:14 am

We are here at the venue. http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-event-.jpg

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:45:36 am

As for the leaked specifications and press renders, you can read more over here. https://www.bgr.in/news/nokia-2-benchmarking-leak-reveals-key-specifications-to-be-hmd-globals-entry-level-smartphone-526438/

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:44:46 am

Check out the specifications and features of the Nokia 7 here. https://www.bgr.in/news/nokia-7-with-bothie-camera-snapdragon-630-soc-launched-price-specifications-features-523960/

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:44:22 am

We are about 15 mins away from the Nokia smartphone launch event. Stay tuned.

HMD Global is hosting a smartphone launch event in India today. Earlier rumors hinted that the Finnish company is likely to launch the Nokia 7 smartphone that was launched in China earlier this month. However, the rumor mill now expects the device to be the recently leaked Nokia 2. The event is set to kick off at 12:00PM, and will also be live streamed on Nokia Mobile India s Facebook page.

Based on the leaked specifications on AnTuTu listing, the Nokia 2 is likely to be an entry-level smartphone. The benchmark listing revealed a low-end Snapdragon 212 SoC paired with 1GB of RAM and 8GB onboard storage. The Nokia smartphone is expected to be priced under Rs 7,000. While other details of the smartphone are awaited, you can follow our live blog below to follow updates of the launch event as it happens. ALSO READ: Nokia 2 benchmarking leak reveals key specifications, to be HMD Global s entry-level smartphone

 

LIVE UPDATES

15:29 PM IST 2 Nov

18:30 PM IST 31 Oct

And that’s all from the Nokia 2 launch event. Stay tuned to BGR.in for comparisons, first impressions and more.

18:29 PM IST 31 Oct

Read more about the detailed specifications and features of the Nokia 2 here.

Nokia 2 with HD display, 4,100mAh battery launched: Price, specifications, features

18:24 PM IST 31 Oct

And well, that marks the end of the event.

18:24 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 will be available for approximately Rs 7,500, will be available starting mid-November.

18:23 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 will be available for approximately Rs 7,500, will be available starting mid-November.

18:22 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 will also get Android Oreo update

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/android-oreo-1024×768.jpg

18:21 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 comes with Google Assistant.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/google-assistant-1024×768.jpg

18:20 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 comes with 8-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera.

18:15 PM IST 31 Oct

The Nokia 2 is aimed at users who want to make a leap from a feature phone to a smartphone.

18:13 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 comes with Snapdragon 212 SoC and 4,100mAh battery

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-battery-1024×768.jpg

18:12 PM IST 31 Oct

Display made from LTPS technology is 50 percent more power efficient

18:12 PM IST 31 Oct

Another look at the Nokia 2

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-display-1024×768.jpg

18:11 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on the front, polycarbonate back and aluminum frame.

18:10 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 is made from 6,000 series aluminum.

18:10 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia 2 comes with 5-inch LTPS HD display.

18:09 PM IST 31 Oct

HMD Global says the Nokia 2 will come with 2-day battery life.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-with-2-day-battery-life-1024×768.jpg

18:08 PM IST 31 Oct

First look at the Nokia 2

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-21-1024×768.jpg

18:08 PM IST 31 Oct

Yes — It is the Nokia 2!!

18:08 PM IST 31 Oct

Yes — It is the Nokia 2!!

18:07 PM IST 31 Oct

Four things that matter consumers the most

Battery, display size and quality, connectivity and camera.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/vital-segment-1024×768.jpg

18:05 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia Android smartphones are about pure stock OS that is secure and always up-to-date

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-android-smartphone-1024×768.jpg

18:03 PM IST 31 Oct

Today’s smartphone is expected to be placed in a $100-$150 price point.

18:02 PM IST 31 Oct

India is among top 3 countries in terms of Nokia phones adoption.

18:02 PM IST 31 Oct

By the end of this year, HMD Global expects 100,000 stores selling Nokia phones in India.

18:00 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia is focused on Make in India

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/make-in-india-1024×768.jpg

17:59 PM IST 31 Oct

Nokia phones are now sold in over 80 countries with millions of consumers.

17:58 PM IST 31 Oct

HMD Global brought 11 news Nokia phones in the market

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-phones-1024×768.jpg

17:53 PM IST 31 Oct

It’s time to write the next chapter in Nokia’s story: Pekka

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/pekka-1024×768.jpg

17:50 PM IST 31 Oct

It is a Global launch of the new Nokia smartphone.

17:49 PM IST 31 Oct

HMD Global’s Chief Marketing Officer on stage, says today is an important milestone.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-spokesperson-1024×505.jpg

17:40 PM IST 31 Oct

And the event starts with a live performance

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/live-performance-1024×620.jpg

17:25 PM IST 31 Oct

And here’s a look inside the venue. It is inside a metro station.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-2-1024×667.jpg

17:20 PM IST 31 Oct

We are here at the venue.

http://www.bgr.in/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nokia-event-.jpg

17:15 PM IST 31 Oct

As for the leaked specifications and press renders, you can read more over here.

Nokia 2 benchmarking leak reveals key specifications, to be HMD Global’s entry-level smartphone

17:14 PM IST 31 Oct

Check out the specifications and features of the Nokia 7 here.

Nokia 7 with bothie camera, Snapdragon 630 SoC launched: Price, specifications, features

17:14 PM IST 31 Oct

We are about 15 mins away from the Nokia smartphone launch event. Stay tuned.

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  • Published Date: October 31, 2017 11:17 AM IST


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