Nokia's Android-powered D1C smartphone will arrive in two variants

Nokia got the tech community excited after it was was known that the company CEO, Rajeev Suri would be giving a keynote at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC), which takes place early next year. While it isn't clear as to what the CEO will be presenting on stage, many have their hopes high that it would Nokia's comeback to the smartphones space with some new smartphones.

Soon enough we had rumours about a smartphone tagged as the D1C and now there's another leak, stating that Nokia is working on not one, but two smartphones.

Nokia Power User points out that Nokia is working on two models of the D1C. Both smartphones will differ when it comes to RAM size, display size and the camera.

The cheaper D1C smartphone will pack in a 5-inch Full HD display with 2GB RAM and a 13MP camera on the back. It will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset and an Adreno 505 GPU and will run Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. The front facing camera is expected to be an 8MP unit.

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The higher-priced D1C variant will pack in 3GB RAM and 5.5-inch Full HD display along with a 16MP camera at the back and an 8MP unit or selfies. Expect a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset coupled with an Adreno 505 GPU. The handset will boot to Android 7.0 Nougat.

According to the source the news comes from reliable individuals who also claim that prototypes of both smartphones are undergoing testing.


Published Date: Dec 01, 2016 12:47 pm | Updated Date: Dec 01, 2016 12:47 pm