There are many rumors and leaks that HMD Global is hosting a Launch event in China on January 19 to unveil Nokia 9. It is also reported that the company will also showcase Nokia 8 along with other flagship device. Nokia 9 to Launch with Nokia 8 (2018) on January 19.
Few days back company released the protective case of Nokia 9 that described the entire build of Nokia 9. Many tech sites revealed that both Nokia 9 and its next generation Nokia 8 will have customized experience for Chinese market. It was also suggested that devices will not have Google service and they will come with other local counterparts.
Nokia 9 to Launch with Nokia 8 (2018) on January 19
There are also rumors that HMD will offer a custom ROM on both the smartphones to match the preferences of Chinese customers. MyDrivers has leaked a screenshot that shows the price of Nokia 9. The screenshot shows that Nokia 9 with 6GB RAM and 64 GB storage will go on sale in China for CNY 3,699 whereas other versions with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will be priced at CNY 4,199.
It is expected that Nokia 9 will have 5.5-inch QHD display and will have Qualcomm Snapdragon 835. The protective glass of smartphone showed its curved display similar to Galaxy S7 Edge. The case also revealed that the handset will have finger print sensor and dual camera setup.
The smartphone is expected to have USB Type-C port and is likely to run Android Oreo out-of-the-box. Just like Nokia 9, Nokia 8 will also have Snapdragon 835 processor and Android Oreo. HMD global has started rolling out an Oreo update for 2017 Nokia 8 last month.