New Software update for Nokia X6 lets user hide notch

After the initial launch, some users were not pleased to have a “notch” on their screen and were somewhat vocal about it. Finally the Nokia X6(model no. TA-1099) which launched in China last month has received a software update that lets users remove the notch from their screens. Yes, this was just a software notch and not an actual hardware notch like most other phones. Here are two photos showing how it looked before and after the notch was removed- Before-     After-     More space gets opened up for apps to use and the cleaner design is …

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Nokia and AT&T collaborate to deliver IoT to enterprise customers

Nokia and AT&T have started a partnership to deliver seamless IoT(Internet of Things) connectivity services to enterprise customers throughout the world. AT&T will be deploying Nokia’s Worldwide IoT Network Grid (WING) to its customers the various benefits of Nokia’s global IoT system. Sanjay Goel, President of Global Services at Nokia said “”This collaboration proves our commitment to the global IoT market, providing seamless connectivity across geographical borders and technologies. “He further added “With AT&T’s leading position in IoT and proven experience meeting real customer needs, we have a winning combination to bolster our global IoT capabilities.” The services include core …

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Nokia 5.1 leaks suggest display with a “Notch” and dual rear cameras

After the recent announcement of the Nokia 5.1, there are alleged renders of the phone already available on the inter-webs. The phone is touted to have a 5.7-inch display and dimensions of the phone are roughly 149.5 x 71.9 x 8mm. The display has the “notch” which is being sported by many phones these days. The phone has a USB-C port as its main form of connectivity. There is also a 3.5mm jack on the top of the device according to the renders. Here are a few of the renders posted – A video showing these renders is also available …

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Vodafone India deploy Nokia Cloud Packet Core in Bangalore

Nokia announced that Vodafone India has used its Cloud Packet Core services in Bangalore, India. Cloud Packet Core is a field proven to provide faster mobile broadband to users and also improve the agility of a mobile network but at a cost effective scale for the carrier. Vishant Vora, Director Technology at Vodafone India, said: “We are thrilled to partner with Nokia and are certain this technology will enable us to scale faster by improving business productivity and network operations. Collaborating with Nokia will also support us in providing a more reliable and superior network experience to our customers. The …

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Nokia selected by Frontier Communication to deliver 10 Gigabit Internet

In an announcement made on its website, Nokia announced that it had been selected by Frontier Communication to deliver 10 Gigabit Internet connections to various residential and commercial establishments. Frontier Communication is a leading US based provider of high speed voice and data connectivity in various locations throughout USA. The service will use Nokia’s XGA-PON technology to deliver fast internet connectivity to various customers. The initial rollout of the service will begin in the Dallas/Fort Worth area of Texas. Gradually services will also expand to the states of California and Florida. Steve Gable, CTO and EVP at Frontier Communications, stated: …

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Nokia supposedly working on a new Snapdragon 710 based phone code-named “Phoenix”

Folks over at Nokia have been on a bit of a roll recently. With announcing 3 new phones, namely the Nokia 2.1, the Nokia 3.1 and the Nokia 5.1 there is word that it is working on another new smartphone. Now there are rumblings beginning to appear about a new device. Through a post on Twitter, Roland Quandth, claims that Nokia is working on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 based smartphone which has been internally codenamed “Phoenix” by it. He also added the device won’t be releasing to before Autumn or Winter of 2018 which puts plenty of time for the …

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