Nokia Joins Android with Three New Phones

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This week Nokia has officially announced and launched its first Android-powered smartphone. Rumored for months as the Nokia Normandy and Nokia X, the brand new smartphone actually arrived with two siblings. Surprising many today Nokia announced not one, but three brand new smartphones running a mash-up of Google’s Android operating system that’s completely changed to […]

Nokia X Rumored as $99 Android Smartphone

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The Nokia X smartphone is reportedly coming to market soon and will be announced later this month during Mobile World Congress. It will likely be Nokia’s first smartphone running on Google’s Android operating system. After initial leaks and rumors suggested a rather mid-range smartphone with less than stellar specs, new details today are painting a […]

Nokia X Spec Leak Underwhelms

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The Nokia Normandy is reportedly the first Nokia handset to run Android, and lately we’ve heard it will be called the Nokia X and is indeed still on track to be released in the near future. This new handset may be the first Nokia running Android, but if the latest reports and leaks from the […]

Android-Powered Nokia Normandy Launching as Nokia X at MWC?

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It appears that the much rumored Nokia Normandy, a device that is believed to run a forked version of Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat operating system, may be launching as the Nokia X, a seeming departure from the Windows Phone Lumia and the feature phone Asha branding. It’s still unclear when the device would be announced, […]

Nokia Invites Press to Meet Under The Tree, Nokia Normandy On The Way?

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Mere hours after it formally announced earnings for its Devices and Services as “discontinued operations,” Nokia is now sending out invites for a press event at this year’s Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. So far, rumors are light but all of them point to Nokia using this event to formally launch the […]

Nokia May Have a Trojan Horse for Microsoft

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Nokia fans were upset when Microsoft alum Stephen Elop was hired as CEO to lead the company, resulting in a radical departure from the Symbian and MeeGo (formerly Maemo) platforms and a marriage to Microsoft’s nascent Windows Phone operating system. Avid Finns and Nokians called Elop a Trojan horse sent from Microsoft to convert the […]

Nokia Normandy Android Prototype Leak Fuels Rumors

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Lately there’s been no shortage of news and leaks surrounding Nokia’s low-end Android smartphone called Project Normandy, which many hope will make it to market, and this week we’ve finally received something other than leaked renders. Yesterday an actual working prototype unit of the popular Nokia Normandy handset leaked on Twitter, giving us our first […]

Nokia Already Showing Android Device Makers How It’s Done

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The Nokia Normandy, Nokia’s first smartphone to run Google’s Android operating system, isn’t on store shelves, but it appears the Nokia is already making other Android device makers look bad. Recently looked screenshots indicate that the Nokia Normand runs Android 4.4.1. Evleaks leaked a screenshot of the Nokia Normandy’s settings screen earlier today. While most […]

This Is Android Running On The Nokia Normandy

The Nokia Normandy runs a custom version of Google's Android operating system.

The Nokia Normandy, Nokia’s much talked about low-end smartphone running Google’s Android operating system, may never reach store shelves, but that isn’t stopping industry insiders from fawning over the device’s interface and more. Photos of the operating system and the Nokia Normandy itself were leaked earlier today by Evleaks. All told, the pictures and user […]