Recently, HMD Global changed the name of NokiaMobile account to HMD on social media. The Finland-based company owned Nokia since 2016. But it is heard that their contract with Nokia brand has also expired recently. As a result, many thought that HMD wants to end Nokia’s tour. But actually the company took these strategic decisions as it focused on establishing the HMD brand as the new powerhouse in the smartphone industry. Along with this, the company will also sustain Nokia.
Nokia will launch a lot of phones this year
GSMChina claims in their report that 17 new Nokia phones are going to hit the market this year. The current official agreement between Nokia and HMD runs until 2026. This confirms that the iconic Nokia brand is not going away from the mobile phone market. The mentioned 17 Nokia phones have been approved by the IMEI certification platform. Their model codes are –
Although the IMEI database has not revealed the details of the devices, the confirmed existence of these 17 models has raised hopes among Nokia fans. From TA-1603 to TA-1628 – the handsets are expected to offer a wide range of options to cater to different needs of users. However, these devices are currently in the testing phase and the specific launch date is not yet clear. However, it is speculated that some of these may make their debut at the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2024 (MWC 2024) event.
As Nokia’s new devices are now being tested, fans of the brand are eagerly waiting to know about their features and specifications. Although the details are yet to be announced by the company, one thing is certain that the Nokia brand is still alive. It is believed that Nokia phones will continue to come in the market after 2026. HMD Global will likely launch fewer products while keeping the brand alive.