HMD Global Nokia Collaborates With Wireless Providers in North America


It will be launching two wireless provider-specific devices in the United States this month, and one in Canada

HMD Global has recently announced its collaborations with North America based Cricket Wireless and Verizon in the USA, and Rogers Communications in Canada.

Nokia 3.1 Plus is the inaugural Nokia phone on Cricket’s 4G LTE network.Cricket’s 4G LTE network covers more than 99 per cent of Americans.

Tiffany Baehman, VP and CMO, Cricket Wireless stated that they are extremely excited and committed to build long-term strategic partnerships with the leading carriers in North America.Their Nokia phone is distinct and built on consumer insight – European design and craftsmanship, excellent quality, latest Android and purposeful innovation that enhances everyday user experience. They want consumers in North America to love and trust their Nokia phones.

Florian Seiche, CEO, HMD Global commented that  they are extremely excited and committed to build long-term strategic partnerships with the leading carriers in North America.

Nokia 3.1 plus features

Nokia 3.1 Plus features 5.99-inch HD+ display and 18:9 aspect ratio. It comes equipped with a 3500 mAh battery that can last up two days between charges.

It delivers fast auto focus through its 13MP phase detection auto focus main camera.It also includes a 5MP sensor for rear depth sensing imaging. On the front, Nokia 3.1 Plus  is equipped with an 8MP camera.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 mobile platform, is designed to support speedy downloads and uploads, stunning graphics and photos, and power-saving performance. The chip-set also provides a boost during intensive tasks like watching videos to ensure a sustainable high performance and a consistently reliable experience.

The Nokia 3.1 Plus comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of ROM in Blue and it is available at Cricket Wireless retail stores and on Cricket Wireless website for a suggested retail price of $159.99 from January 25, 2019.

Nokia 2 V features

Nokia 2 V comes with an up to two-day battery life, a 5.5-inch HD screen and dual front-facing stereo speakers. Its 4000 mAh battery allows for quick charging.

The upgraded Qualcomm Snapdragon 425, 64-bit Mobile Platform, gives users 50 per cent faster and smoother performance.It is equipped with a 5MP front-facing and 8MP rear camera with auto focus.Nokia 2 V will come with 8GB of storage, with support for MicroSD cards up to 128GB.

Brian Higgins, VP, device and consumer product marketing, Verizon, said that Nokia is a brand synonymous with innovation and they are excited to once again bring Nokia devices into Verizon through our partnership with HMD Global. With the launch of the Nokia 2 V, they can offer prepaid customers a feature-packed smartphone with tremendous battery life at an affordable price.

It has been reported that HMD Global will continue to give consumers a versatile line up of Nokia phones they can use unlocked or with their preferred wireless providers.