Hmd Global backed nokia only recently introduced its much-awaited Nokia 8. According to Indian Express, the device will have the phablet concept with 5.8-inch QHD display. New leaks suggest that the smartphone is going to sport a slightly larger display than Nokia 8, and is going to compete with the likes of Galaxy Note 8, iPhone 8 and other such smartphones.

Specs and features details

According to a report published by TechRadar, Nokia will probably take the wraps off this device towards the end of 2017. The report cited hints portrayed by an HMD Global representative. The smartphone will reportedly consist of a 5.5-inch QHD LED display with 1,440 x 2,560 pixels resolution – similar to the kind found on Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium.

Nokia will be using the LED technology – most primarily found in leading Samsung models – for the first time on its smartphone.

Nokia 9 is further rumored to carry an all-metal body with IP68 certification, which makes the device both, water and dust proof. What is not known until now is what the device will actually look like, but it doesn’t seem like the smartphone will look any different than Nokia 8. Similar to Nokia 8, Nokia 9 is also expected to sport a dual rear camera setup with one 22-megapixel sensor and one 12-megapixel sensor, powered by the official Carl Zeiss technology. The smartphone might also be backed up with a 12-megapixel front shooter. It might also feature USB-C Type for connectivity.

Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

Nokia 9 might house a massive 3,800mAh battery with Fast Charging technology provided by Qualcomm.

According to BGR, the device is expected to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip. On the storage front, the device might end up offering 4 GB, 6GB or 8GB of RAM. The smartphone might come in all three storage variants as well.

The device will run on Android O update, as Nokia will probably launch the device after the update has been rolled out officially. Other additional features like 3D audio recording, an iris scanner, a fingerprint scanner and others are also going to come packed in Nokia 9. In order to enhance the overall audio experience, Nokia is also rumored to equip its smartphone with four microphones and a spatial 360 degrees surround sound system. The smartphone might come at a starting price of $699, which other variants ranging much higher. Stay tuned for more news, rumors and updates on technology.