Nokia 9 to release in January along with Nokia 8 (2018)

By | December 5, 2017


After getting a massive success of its recent high-end Smartphone Nokia 8, HMD Global is all set to release yet another high-end device, Nokia 9 in the market. We have already seen the Nokia 9 smartphone listed on a benchmarking site, GFXBench. Now, a new report suggests that the company will release the Nokia 9 smartphone along with new Nokia 8 (2018) edition in the coming January month, 2018. 

According to Chinese sources, HMD Global is working on a new edition of its popular Nokia 8 smartphone along with the all new Nokia 9 smartphone. The company has held an event in China on January 19th next year so we could expect the all new Nokia 9 to be unveiled from this giant.



Furthermore, the reports also suggest that the company will release the next-gen Nokia 8 smartphone to the Chinese market as well. This is to ensure the people of China on using local services instead of using Google’s services on an Android based device.

Nokia 9 will be an International variant as the same phone was spotted on different websites in various locations around the world. Apart from this, the next generation Nokia 8 smartphone to be exclusively for the Chinese market, however there is no any confirmation about the new edition of Nokia 8 smartphone and its availability as of now. We may not even see the Nokia 8’s variant during the announcements as there is no any specific leak of rumor about this phone appeared online.

Some other reports also claim that the new smartphones from HMD Global to its Nokia series smartphones would not feature any builtin Google Services on the devices and they may try out some local alternatives to provide Google like services with different applications exclusively for the Chinese market.

The company may showcase this next generation Nokia phones in the upcoming CES 2018 for the International market. However, there is no any specific information about these new phones for the International markets revealed by the officials yet. Since the company is holding an event in China, there must be something special for the Chinese markets only which we might not be able to see in the other markets of the world.



We have seen enough of the phone’s rumors and leaks in the past. According to them, the new Nokia 9 smartphone to sport a 5.5 Inch QHD display with 4K resolution. Being a high-end smartphone, the Nokia 9 smartphone will be powered by all the advanced features. The phone may come with 18:9 aspect ration which makes it more taller than the other editions.



The phone is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC. There would be a number of different variants of this phone with its RAMs and Storage options. Apart from this, the phone will feature a dual cameras at the back panel so we could expect great performance from the Primary cameras of the phone. The Cameras will be powered by more advanced modes and other functions for the perfect photography.

Additionally, it would also come with IP67 Certification which makes the device water and dust resistant. It will be an ideal phone to carry along anywhere with you as it has designed with durable materials. The phone will not have any 3.5mm Audio jack port.

Apart from the specifications, the phone’s pricing has also leaked on various websites. The new Nokia 9 to be priced at CNY 3,699 for the 4GB and 64GB variant and CNY 4,199 for 6GB and 128GB storage variant.

Well, these all are just the rumors and not the official information about this upcoming Nokia branded phone. The list of specs or its pricing could be different and we will get to know about it after the official announcement of the phone. Since the phone is going to be unveiled in China first, the company will start its selling in Chinese markets first and then they will release the device in other locations.

We would let you update with every single detail of this new phone, for that, stay tuned with us!