Chances are quite probable that HMD Global will be up with the launch of Nokia 9 and Nokia 8 on the 19th of January. It is also likely that along with these smartphones, the company will also uncover a new 4G feature phone. The new 4G smart phone will be christened as Nokia E71 and will be out for sale by the beginning of 2018, reports the Chinese website MyDrivers via GizmoChina.
The new version is expected to be an upgraded facsimile of the older Nokia E72 which came earlier in 2008 with a QWERTY keyboard.
Nokia E71 will parade a 3.5 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 480p. The device will be boosted by Qualcomm Snapdragon 2015 chipset which will be chipped with 1 GB RAM. According to the reports that came up, Nokia E71 will retain an 8GB of internal memory and a micro SD card slot that can aids for expandable memory.
The camera that serves the device is said to be 3 megapixel rear camera. Another notable feature will be the user-removable battery. The phone will be out in single-SIM and dual- SIM variants for divergent markets. The phone will be driven by Kai-OS software.
Nokia E71 will be reaching the Indian markets with a price tag of approximately Rs 9,607. Though the exact date of launch of the phone is still at suspicion, it is expected to be unveiled along with the launch of Nokia 9.
Off late, Nokia’s 4G feature phone earned the Bluetooth certification from the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG). According to the reports, Nokia E71 nay come in 5 variants with model numbers — TA-1047, TA-1060, TA-1056, TA-1079 and TA-1066, all intended for different regions.