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Global smartphone sales growth will slow down in 2018 — TrendForce

Global smartphone sales growth will slow down in 2018 — TrendForce”

As reported by dailysocial.id, Nokia 8 is the company's fifth smartphone in the country after it previously released the Nokia 2, Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6.

The newest Oreo update includes features such as battery saving navigation buttons, revamped Power menu, Bluetooth battery percentage, and a new Setting menu, as per the changelog. It it is the lastest Android Software from Google and arrives in as build V4.84A for the Nokia 8. The once-domineering Nokia juggernaut fell from the heavens years ago, but under the helm of HMD Global, the beloved phone brand has managed to sell a whole lot of 4.4 million units in Q4 2017 alone. The update also brings the February Android security patch as well.

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces that the Nokia 2 will be available in United Kingdom starting 26 February from Amazon, Argos, Carphone Warehouse, EE, John Lewis and Tesco.

The Nokia 8 Android 8.1 Oreo update is over 1.5GB in size, and its package is downloadable only via an active Wi-Fi connection.

HMD Global has already announced that all the Nokia smartphones will receive Android updates for a minimum of two years.

Nokia 8 is now the first third-party handset to be bumped up to the latest version of Android.

The Nokia 7 was launched barely three months ago.

The Android 8.1 for the Nokia 8 weights in at around 1562.7MB. It boasts a 16MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8MP front-facing camera for selfies and video calling.

While growth of Samsung Electronics and Apple in the global smartphone market is expected to slow this year, Nokia is being forecast to resurface as a global smartphone brand, according to an analysis by USA market researcher on Wednesday.

"The brand's sentimental value within dealers and customers paired with quality smartphone launches is helping Nokia gain further market share".



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