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 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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Nokia promise to upgrade all phones to Android P

Nokia’s parent company HMD Global, announced that every phone launched by it will be receiving Android P. All the phones released by HMD Global, from the Nokia 3 to the more recent Nokia 8 Sirocco will be receiving the update. The Android P update will also be pushed to the recently launched Nokia 5.1, Nokia 2.1 and the Nokia 3.1. This comes as great news to early adopters of the Nokia brand as they will be receiving updates for their devices. There are many companies that have a wide line of smartphones on offer but tend to neglect their lineup …

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