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Nokia 8 Sirocco

If you're a fan of The Matrix, you must surely be familiar with the Nokia 8110 aka "Banana" phone, first released in 1996. After seeding Android 8.0 Oreo to the Nokia 5, Nokia 6, Nokia 7 and Nokia 8, the Finnish company is getting ready to push it out to the Nokia 3. That's the case here with the Nokia 7 Plus.

HMD is a Google partner, which means that other Nokia smartphones are still part of the Android ecosystem.

Last year, we saw the first iteration of those fruits, as the new arm of Nokia put two hands forward and launched something we thought we'd never see: phones running Android, and stock Android at that. The Nokia stand has been packed for the entire time we've been here, and although most of the attention has been focused on the "banana phone", the Sirocco has had its share of interest too.

Sony - The Japanese company revealed the latest version of its flagship Xperia line, the Xperia XZ2.

HMD Global, the company with a license to make Nokia phones, has once again gone retro to capture some attention at Mobile World Congress. The smartphone sits above the Nokia 7 in the HMD Global Nokia Android smartphone lineup, and below the Nokia 8. While it wasn't the best device, it was commercially successful.

Nokia's other key market are those who may have a smartphone, which they will continue to use as their primary device, but who loved the Nokia 8110.

This smartphone Nokia 8 Sirocco can have been slightly different rear camera setup, and IP67 rating for dust and water resistance. Cast from a single block of lightweight, 6000-series aluminium, the phone looks great. These devices made their debut with Android Nougat but today they run updated software.

Cell phone got a front camera of 5 MP, wireless charging battery 3260 mAh standard Qi, as well as modules GLONASS, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth and LTE 5 for access to the respective networks.

"It feels good in the hand and fits into any pocket". This is one way Nokia keeps the price down, but the chip should be able to cope with fairly demanding tasking like gaming. Inside the New Nokia 6 is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chip and it's backed by 3GB or 4GB and 32GB or 64GB of storage, with microSD card expansion available (you can add up to 128GB) if that isn't enough for you.

First Nokia and the Microsoft focused a lot on the United States market with the Lumia devices and even after lots of marketing and partnerships never achieved that kind of traction they got in Europe. It offers 25 days of standby time and around 9 hours of calls.

The biggest lure specs wise might well be the cameras, though.

So, the main camera is 12Mp with 1.4um pixels and an impressive f/1.75 aperture.

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