Sunday, 20 May 2018

[UNOFFICIAL] Unlock the bootloader and Root your Qualcomm based Nokia Android Smartphones

Unlocking the Bootloader and Rooting have always been the buzzwords in the Android world. But what is it all about? Well, the bootloader is one that will only boot an OS that it "approves" of. Root will give you the "super user" or "Administrator" privileges. Most of the Android phones come with a locked bootloader meaning you can't install any unauthorized OS/software on your phone. Companies claim that this is a security measure to keep your phone safe and secure.

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Nokia 2 starts receiving May 2018 Android Security update

After releasing the May Android security update for the Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Nokia 8, and Nokia 1, HMD Global has released the May Android Security update for Nokia 2 as well. The update is just 88 MB in size. You will be notified once the update is available for your device. You can always manually check for the update by going to Settings > About Phone > System Update.

Friday, 18 May 2018

Nokia TA-1057 and TA-1063 with an 18:9 display pass FCC

Two variants of a new Nokia smartphone passed FCC today. They bear the model numbers TA-1057 and TA-1063. Former is the single SIM variant and the latter is the Dual SIM variant. These models already passed Bluetooth SIG, which showed that they support Bluetooth 4.2. So this device could be placed lower than the new Nokia 6.1, which supports Bluetooth 5.0.

Nokia 1 and Nokia 8 start receiving May 2018 Android Security update

HMD Global has rolled out the May Android security update for their Android Go running Nokia 1 and their affordable flagship Nokia 8 smartphones. The update for the Nokia 1 is 108.3 MB in size and the update for the Nokia 8 is 77.6MB in size.

Thursday, 17 May 2018

New Nokia Phones incoming! | HMD Global is holding an event in Russia on 29th May

HMD Global has just launched the Nokia X6 in China, and they are already gearing up for another big phone launch event which will be held in Russia. HMD Global has already sent out media invites for the press conference that will be held in Moscow.

A new variant of Nokia X6 passes Bluetooth SIG | Might be the Global Version

Nokia X6 Black

Yesterday, Nokia Mobile launched the Nokia X6, the first of the X series smartphones. It is exclusive to China at the moment, but may not be for long. A new variant of Nokia X6 has passed Bluetooth SIG. The model number is TA-1103. We already know that the Chinese variant is TA-1099 and we also saw another variant with model number TA-1109 passing the CCC certification in China. So, could this new Nokia TA-1103 be the global version of Nokia X6?