Tag: Nokia

Nokia G11 Plus Arrives in Kenya for KES 18,000

Nokia announced the G11 Plus back in June 2022. The smartphone is now available for purchase in Kenya, and it costs KES 18,000. This is an...
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Safaricom, Nokia Successfully Complete Africa’s First 4G/5G Network Slicing

Carrier Safaricom, alongside partners including Nokia, performed a pilot test for 4G and 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) network slicing on the telco’s live...

Big Step To 5G Commerical Launch As MediaTek, Nokia Switch On 5G Carrier Aggregation

It is now official that chipmaker MediaTek, telecoms firm and mobile phone manufacturer Nokia, as well as STC are the first companies that have...

State of 5G in Kenya: What to Expect in 2022

5G is going to be a hot topic come next year. Kenyan telcos and some smartphone manufacturers have made significant strides with 5G and...

Android 12 To Be Unveiled on October 4th

UPDATE: Google will be launching Android 12 for its Pixel phones on October 4th which means this could also be the official launch of...

Nokia, Safaricom Take Broadband Connection to 90 Primary Schools

The pandemic continues to showcase disparity between learning institutions in rural and urban centres, and how those in underdeveloped regions have been at a...
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Nokia Unveils 6 New Smartphones

HMD Global, the company behind new Nokia-branded phones, has revamped its phone portfolio and unveiled six new Nokia-branded smartphones that will cover three price...
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These Are The Most Popular Budget Android Smartphones in Kenya

Android smartphones take the biggest slice of the pie in terms of smartphone market share. Budget Android smartphones are the most popular especially in...
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Nokia 1.4 Officially Available in Kenya

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones has today announced the launch of Nokia 1.4 in the country. This is their latest budget smartphone in the...

Best Midrange Smartphones to Get Under 40K in Kenya[April 2021]

Midrange smartphones are now packing features that offer more value to the consumer for the price they are asking for. You get great screens,...
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The Best Budget Smartphones to Get Under 20K In Kenya[April 2021]

A lot of budget smartphones have been launched in Kenya the past few months and if you are a price-conscious consumer and looking a...
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TECNO, Nokia Lead the Smart and Feature Phone Packs in Kenya

Q4 2020 was an interesting quarter in the Kenya phone space. The period saw notable mobile phone growth at 15% quarter on quarter. New data has...

Nokia 3.4 Finally Available in Kenya

HMD Global has finally brought the Nokia 3.4 to the Kenyan market. Nokia 3.4 features Finnish design that includes a 3D nano-textured rear cover...

Nokia Raises $230 Million for Expansion, Sells 240 Million Phones Since 2016

Nokia has raised $230 million for expansion. It has also sold 240 million phones since 2016.

Nokia C3 Specifications and Price in Kenya

Nokia C3 is now official and comes with new features that make it worth considering if you're on the lookout for a budget device. You...
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Nokia Rolls Out Software Upgrade to Turn 4G Stations into 5G

  Nokia has today announce a software upgrade that will instantly migrate 5 million legacy 4G radio units to 5G. Nokia says that this move is...
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Are Android Smartphone Manufacturers Being Forced to Advertise Support For Google’s Apps and Services?

Is Google continuing its authoritarian rule on Android smartphone manufacturers? The tech giant recently required all new devices to launch with Android 10 already baked...
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Nokia 8.3 5G Specifications and Price in Kenya

We played the Nokia 9 PureView in 2019 – and for the most, we liked the camera for its high points, although it was...
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Nokia 5.3 Specifications and Price in Kenya

Remember the Nokia 5.1 from 2.18? Us, too. Well, we were expecting the Nokia 5.2 based on leaks, but HMD Global decided to call...
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Nokia 1.3 Specifications and Price in Kenya

HMD has replenished its lineup with a couple of new devices, including the Nokia 1.3. This, as the 1 naming scheme suggests, is a...
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HMD Admits Some Nokia Phones Have Charging Port Issues

HMD has been churning out pretty decent Nokia branded smartphones for a while now. We love their design aesthetic and their use of pure...
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MWC 2020 is Shaping Up to Be a Desert Following Another Pull Out, Now By HMD Global

MWC 2020 is shaping out to be one of the worst events to ever grace the mobile space if the rate at which companies...
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HMD Global CEO Makes a Stop in Kenya, Lauds Feature phone Sales, Promises Strong Presence at MWC 2020

It is not always that we get see the CEOs of major phone makers take a detour to Kenya. HMD Global, the exclusive brand...
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Nokia C1 Price and Specifications in Kenya

HMD Global has just launched the Nokia C1 in Kenya and comes in a form factor that is similar to the Nokia 1 Plus...
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Nokia 2.3 Price and Specifications in Kenya

Nokia 2.3 was recently launched in Kenya and is the latest of HMD's slew of budget devices. The Nokia 2 series is very popular...
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HMD Launches the Nokia 2.3 with AI, Dual Rear Cameras and 4000mAh Battery

Yesterday, HMD launched a new budget smartphone, the Nokia 2.3 which adds a huge battery, AI optimizations and 2 year guarantee for OS updates

[UPDATED] Best Android 10 Phones You Can Buy Right Now in Kenya

Android 10 went official late August and there are very few devices that already ship with Android's latest operating system baked in such as...
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HMD Will Launch “Value” Nokia 5G Smartphone Next Year

We are in the teething stages of the rollout of 5G networks across the world. 5G capable devices are very few and very expensive....
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Here Are Nokia Smartphones That Will Receive Android 10, and When

Android 10 is official and this time around, it does not have a dessert name, a development that has received mixed feelings from Android...
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HMD Extends Android Security Patch Support to older Nokia Smartphones

Every month, Google releases security updates. These are usually aimed to keep Android users safe and protect their devices. They are usually denoted by...

Nokia 8.2 to Launch with Pop-Up Selfie Camera and Android 10 Q

Nokia 8.2 will be a successor to the Nokia 8.1 that released late last year. The Nokia 8.2 is slated to launch in September...
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Nokia 2.2 Price and Specifications in Kenya

The Nokia 2.2 is the latest budget smartphone from HMD Global that has recently launched in Kenya and it brings about some unique features...
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HMD Announces the Budget Nokia 2.2 Smartphone With “AI Face Unlock”

HMD today has released the Nokia 2.2 which is their latest budget friendly phone which slots on the lower end of their lineup. The Nokia 2.2 sports...
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Nokia 9 PureView In-screen Fingerprint Reader Bypassed by a Pack of Gum

Here is the truth: it will take some years for under-the-display fingerprint scanners to be reliable and fast. At the moment, existing sensors have...

Nokia 7.1 Review: The Best Mid-range Smartphone Value

I have been the resident Nokia phone user here at Techweez for the last couple of months. This journey started when the good folks...