Nokia Seeking $1B In Bonds, Reveals Lumia 510
Nokia today indicated that it is preparing to issue bonds in hopes of raising about $1 billion in new financing. The company's cash reserves fell from $5.5 billion to $4.7 billion during the third quarter. The new convertible bonds will be due in 2017 and should help shore up Nokia's resources. Also today, Nokia announced the Lumia 510, an entry-level Windows Phone for world markets. The 510 has a 4-inch WVGA display, 5-megapixel camera, Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 256MB of RAM, and 4GB of on-board storage. It comes in five colors and runs Windows Phone 7.5. It costs about $200.
Microsoft Lumia 550 Goes On Sale
Microsoft today said its affordable Windows 10 Mobile handset, the Lumia 550, is now available in select markets. The 550 offers a 4.7-inch HD display, 4G LTE, 5-megapixel camera with 720p HD video capture, and 2-megapizel front camera.
Nokia 2 Rounds Out the Bottom of HMD Global's Android Lineup
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 2, an entry-level Android smartphone that promises two-day battery life. The phone has a metal frame, polycarbonate rear plate, and Gorilla Glass 3 front.
Nokia 6 to Be Available from Amazon Next Month
HMD Global, the company that makes Nokia-branded handsets, today said it will sell the Nokia 6 smartphone in the U.S. via Amazon.
Nokia 1 Runs Android Go and Brings Back Nokia's Xpress-On Covers
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 1, an affordable, entry-level smartphone that runs the Android Oreo Go platform. The phone features swappable rear covers, a feature the former Nokia called Xpress-On covers.
The folks at engadet tells us that there is NO expandable memory, and at 4GB it only allows about 2.2GB of user storage(perhaps for docs and such)
The video review demonstrates how the OS key...