Finally, after the great success of Google’s Android Phone last year, Nokia is about to reveal its first Android Phone. As we all known that Nokia is one of best mobile company in world. And it has given many best phones in the market. Nokia was at number one position in past years. But when Google launches new operating system Android, Samsung made low cost Android Phones. And hold the number one position.
There was many rumors about Nokia first Android phone from last three months. This Nokia first Android phone is named as Normandy. And later after releasing will named as Nokia X. And this Nokia X or Nokia first android phone will replace its S30 and S40 operating system.
As we all know that Nokia has a partnership with Microsoft and made windows phones named as Lumia series. But if you see the last three years data, selling of Android phones is increasing rapidly. Now you must be thinking that what is the need to make first android phone by Nokia? or what will be new in Nokia first Android Phone and its features, launching date etc.
Launching date of Nokia First Android Phone
From the various sources, it has been revealed that Nokia will announce about their first Android phone later this month. There is a Mobile World Congress trade show at Barcelona on 24 February, 2014. And it is expected that Nokia will reveal its first Android Phone on that day.
Why Nokia is making its First Android phone?
Nokia has punchline Connecting People and they have played a very important role in Connecting people. But as technology is changing very fast, so Nokia also need to upgrade their mobile phones. Still Nokia is running on upgraded Microsoft Windows operating system, but now a days Android phones are in more demand. That’s why Nokia is making its first Android phone to achieve the Number one Position again. Right now, Nokia is at second position.
Not only this reason, there are many other reasons for making Nokia first android phone by Nokia. If we see the past three year data of selling of phones in all over the world. we find that selling of Android phone has increased from 35% to 80% from year 2011 to 2013. Last year all over the world 80% Android running operating system mobiles were sold, 15% were IPhones running Apple’s iOS and only 4% of Windows running operating system were sold. Which is the very big reason for Nokia to make its own Android phone.
Another big reason for Nokia is that Microsoft need to sell minimum of 50 million Windows Phone to achieve Break even point (Condition for neither gain nor loss in any business). But according to Nokia, they have sold only 30 million Windows Phone, which is too less.
What new in Nokia First Android Phone?
Well, if you have noticed that I have written many times “Nokia first own Android Phone”. Have noticed on the word own. Yes, this Nokia first android phone has Google Android operating system. But you won’t be able to use any kind of app from Google play store. If you want to use any app, Nokia have their own store for applications named as Nokia Store.
Nokia is making this Android phone at low range. The range of Nokia first Android Phone will be same as Nokia Asha series. And also this Nokia first Android phone will replace Nokia’s S30 and S40 operating system.
Expected Features Nokia First Android Phone
As we all know that Nokia first Android Phone haven’t launched yet. But from various sources we can expect some features in Nokia first Android Phone. It has dual-core 1GHz Snapdragon processor, a 4-inch WVGA screen, 512MB of RAm, 4GB of storage, and a microSD card slot. It’s expected to be available in six colors. And it will also have 5MP camera, a 1,500mAh battery, and a dual-SIM setup. It is also expected that this Nokia first Android Phone have latest version of Android which is named Android 4.4 Kit-Kat.