Results: Moto G5 Plus or Nokia 6: what'd you pick?

So, Nokia is back with a bang… well with a trio of midrangers that is. The Nokia 6, which was initially only sold in China, has now been announced for global sale, and comes with its own special edition, too — the Arte Black. Meanwhile, Motorola (Lenovo) did what Moto does best this time of year — it announced yet another value-priced smartphone, which made our heads spin — the Moto G5 Plus.

So, long story short, the Moto G5 Plus has a Snapdragon 625, 2 or 3 GB of RAM, 32 or 64 GB of internal storage, has an amazing camera, and starts at $229. The Nokia 6 has a Snapdragon 430 SoC, 3 GB …


New Nokia 3310 camera turns out better than Galaxy S7 camera: an unbiased comparison

DISCLAIMER: We’ve tried to keep this camera comparison as unbiased as possible. The article has been impartially examined and approved by certified experts1.
The original Nokia 3310 from 2000 didn’t have a camera, but if it did, we’re sure it’d have been rad. Fast-forward to 2017, though, and there’s hardly a phone out there tha doesn’t come with some sort of a snapper built into it. Good thing, then, that the brand spanking new 3310 from 2017 has one, and of the fancy-schmancy 2 megapixels at that! So we thought… …

Nokia 6 hands-on: it's not here just to tickle your nostalgia

Earlier this year, HMD Global announced its first Nokia-branded phone — the Nokia 6. Available only in China, the handset had fans of the Finnish phone-maker drooling from afar, never able to get to it. Well, at MWC 2017, it was announced that the new 6 is now going global. And we got some hands-on time with it!

Design
The Nokia 6 may be a midranger, but that doesn’t mean it can’t look nice. The metal-made handset sports a new, shiny black dress of clothes — a finish called Arte Black —, just in time for its global release. It feels very nice in the hand, though we would say that it’s …

Nokia 5 hands-on preview: bouncing back on stock Android

HMD Global, the company that now owns the Nokia brand in regards to phone-building, got on the stage at the MWC expo, and announced two new Android handsets – Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 – during a trendy 360 video stream, as well as the global availability of the already-unveiled Nokia 6, not to mention the return of the iconic 3310. We got a brief hands-on time with the Nokia 5 at the show floor, and these are our first impressions.

Design and display
The Nokia 5 is crafted out of a single sheet of anodized aluminum that can be painted in Silver White, …

RIP, Withings, all your smart scales and fitness bands will be rebranded as Nokia

When Nokia bought Withings for $191 million last summer, it acquired a robust digital health accessory business that spans the gamut of fitness bands to smart scales to app-connected thermometers or blood pressure meters. Withings makes some of the best and most popular products in this realm, so it was a perfect fit for Nokia’s WellCare strategy that will likely address a market which will be booming over the coming years. 

Fast forward a year towards the beginning of this summer, and all Withings products will begin shipping with the Nokia brand …

The new Nokia phones: Nokia 3310 (2017), and Android-powered Nokia 6, 5, and 3 overview

It has finally happened: Nokia, the company that was the king of both feature phones and smart phones until the iPhone came along, has returned. Kind of: it no longer has own manufacturing and it is a new company, HMD Global, with ex-Nokia brain-power at the helm.

At MWC 2017, we saw the Nokia 6, a mid-range Android phone previously announced in China, go global, and two new affordable phones to go with it: the Nokia 5 and Nokia 3.

But it was not smartphones that were the highlight of Nokia’s presentation: it was an unpretentious call back from the past. …

Would you buy the new Nokia 3310?

The rumors were true! A modern variant of the iconic Nokia 3310 was announced at MWC 2017 today, and should be released in select markets starting the second quarter of the year.

Like the original Nokia 3310 from 17 years ago, the new model (which has the exact same name) is a feature phone with an alphanumeric keypad and an “incredibly durable” body. Moreover, the phone packs a removable 1200 mAh battery capable of providing up to 22 hours of talk time, or up to 31 days of stand-by time.

Unfortunately, it seems to us that the new 3310 doesn’t quite have the charm of the …

Clash of the nostalgia-jerkers: BlackBerry KeyOne vs Nokia 6 specs comparison

This year, we saw the return of the Nokia-branded smartphones — designed and made by HMD Global, the Nokia 6 is the first of a new line of Nokia handsets. And, naturally, it has phone enthusiasts’ ears perked up. The good-old Nokia certainly left people with fond memories… that was before the company’s mobile division was bought by Microsoft and utilized in a way that was less than successful.

We also get the resurrection of BlackBerry — the company hasn’t been gone from the phone market for long, per se, as its last major release was the DTEK60 a flagship-class Android smartphone. However, …

Here is what features the new Nokia 3310 (2017 edition) will have

The legend, the indestructible, the one and only Nokia 3310 will be most certainly be resurrected in just a matter of days. The new Nokia – a brand owned by company HMD Global that has some top Nokia executives at the helm, but production in China – is expected to unveil a new edition of probably the most iconic feature phone of all times.

A glorified feature phone, running on the Series 30 UIAnd if you hoped that the new Nokia 3310 will be a smartphone with a fancy camera and features… well, forget about it. New information about the 2017 return of the …

Withings to join Nokia for "an exciting keynote announcement" on February 26

Whitings, the French company acquired by Nokia last year, confirmed it would join HMD Global’s MWC 2017 press conference, which will be held on February 26.

Not many details have been offered by Withings, just the fact that it wants to share “an exciting keynote announcement” with the world. The French company is mostly known for its connected health devices, but Withings built a smartwatch as well.

Withings launched the Activite Sapphire smartwatch back in 2014, followed by two different variants the next year: Activite Steel and Activite Pop. The smartwatch is compatible with both …