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Press Release5.12.2018

Nokia 8.1 – elevating the value flagship experience

Brings flagship calibre imaging with ZEISS Optics, PureDisplay screen technology and accelerated performance to the value flagship segment

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5.12.2018

Nokia 8.1 – elevating the value flagship experience

Brings flagship calibre imaging with ZEISS Optics, PureDisplay screen technology and accelerated performance to the value flagship segment

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14.11.2018

Introducing the Nokia 106, delivering incredible battery life, reliability and simplicity

Also introducing new colour options for the popular Nokia 230

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11.10.2018

Introducing the Nokia 3.1 Plus

Going big on screen, battery life and imaging with dual rear cameras at an exceptional value

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4.10.2018

Introducing the Nokia 7.1

The first smartphone to launch PureDisplay screen technology for a superior viewing experience, and advanced imaging with ZEISS Optics

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28.9.2018

Nokia smartphones serves first slice of Android™ 9 Pie on the award-winning Nokia 7 plus

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29.5.2018

Rapid renewal of smartphone portfolio brings next generation Nokia 5, Nokia 3 and Nokia 2 to fans

Three new Nokia smartphones running Android Oreo™ further build on hallmark design and deliver quality you can rely on

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21.5.2018

HMD Global raises USD 100 million to fuel its next phase of growth

HMD Global today announced that it has raised additional USD 100 million from multiple investors to scale business operations and fund the company’s growth in its second year.

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16.5.2018

Nokia Mobile Global Future Lab launched in Shenzhen

Focused on leading edge technologies for future of mobility Shenzen joins Espoo and London as HMD Global’s third global hub

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25.2.2018

Introducing five new Nokia phones

Pure, secure and up-to-date Android reinforced with smartphone portfolio commitment to Android One programme. Reloading the legendary Nokia 8110 in 4G.

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21.12.2017

HMD Global and NBA basketball player Lauri Markkanen sign a long-term collaboration agreement

He shares the HMD Global values: persistence, winning together and Finnish sisu (guts).

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01.12.2017

HMD Global celebrates one year as the new home of Nokia phones

12 major announcements in just 12 months from HMD Global

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31.10.2017

Nokia 2: two-day battery life on a single charge

Say goodbye to battery rationing

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30.10.2017

Leadership appointments at HMD Global

HMD Global Oy’s Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Florian Seiche as the Chief Executive Officer. Florian has also been elected to join the HMD Global Board, effective immediately.

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19.10.2017

The Pocketable Beauty: Nokia 7

Three firsts for China: ZEISS imaging, Dual-Sight technology, the arrival of cultural phenomenon #Bothie

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28.9.2017

Welcome the Nokia 3310 3G: talk and text appeal spreads even further

Introducing fresh new colours and a customisable retro UI, the global phenomenon of the Nokia 3310 is now available to even more fans around the world

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16.8.2017

Nokia 8: Three firsts in one precision designed flagship

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the Nokia 8, a high performance, beautifully crafted smartphone, designed with content creators in mind. The Nokia 8 brings three world-firsts to Android smartphones, including a debut collaboration with ZEISS optics. With performance and pure Android at its heart, as well as the most advanced aluminium unibody design to date, the Nokia 8 represents all the hallmarks of a true flagship Nokia smartphone.

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19.7.2017

Leadership Change at HMD Global

HMD Global today announced that through mutual agreement between Chief Executive Officer Arto Nummela and the HMD Global Board of Directors, Arto Nummela will leave HMD with immediate effect.

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17.7.2017

The new Nokia 105 and Nokia 130 delivers even better value with great quality designs

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the dual release of both the Nokia 105 and Nokia 130. Featuring refreshed, ergonomic designs, both phones come packed with fantastic features, effortlessly combining reliability and excellent value and durability.

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06.07.2017

Nokia smartphones to feature ZEISS optics

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, and ZEISS today jointly announced the signing of an exclusive partnership that aims to set new imaging standards within the smartphone industry. This long-term agreement builds on the shared history and expertise between ZEISS and Nokia smartphones.

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27.02.2017

Iconic Snake game is back and available on Messenger

Prepare to spend even more time on your mobile as HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announced a new version of the cult status game, Snake for Messenger, part of Facebook’s Instant Games cross platform experience.

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26.02.2017

A new era for Nokia smartphones

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today unveiled a new generation of Nokia smartphones, setting a new standard in design, quality and user experience throughout the range.

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08.01.2017

HMD Global launches first smartphone, the Nokia 6 in China

HMD Global launches first smartphone, the Nokia 6 in China

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13.12.2016

HMD Global announces affordable and durable Nokia 150 phones

HMD has announced the launch of its Nokia 150 and Nokia 150 Dual SIM phones.

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01.12.2016

HMD Global enters the market to bring new Nokia branded phones to consumers

A new and exciting chapter in the story of Nokia branded phones begins as HMD Global Oy – the new home of Nokia phones enters the market.

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15.08.2016

HMD Global appoints Mother to lead worldwide launch of its new Nokia branded mobile phones

Monday 31st October 2016: HMD Global, the company founded in May 2016 to create the next generation of Nokia smartphones, feature phones and tablets, has appointed Mother as its lead global agency. The appointment follows a global pitch process, with Mother seeing off competition from a number of other worldwide agencies.

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15.08.2016

HMD Global Appoints Pekka Rantala as Chief Marketing Officer to Re-Launch Nokia-Branded Mobile Phones

HMD global Oy ('HMD'), the exclusive global licensee of the Nokia brand for mobile phones and tablets, has appointed Pekka Rantala as Chief Marketing Officer, effective immediately. Rantala is the former CEO of Rovio Entertainment (the creator of 'Angry Birds'), and SVP of Global Marketing at Nokia.

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18.05.2016

HMD global founded to create new generation of Nokia-branded mobile phones and tablets

A new and exciting chapter in the story of Nokia branded phones begins as HMD Global Oy – the new home of Nokia phones enters the market.

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Pekka Rantala

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Pia Maria Kantola

Vice President Customer Experience

Alex Chan

Vice President Operations

Ben Jen

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Ajey Mehta

VP India

Alberto Matrone

VP Eastern Europe

Anssi Rönnemaa

Chief Finance and Commercial Officer

Jari Koljonen

General Counsel

Jon French

VP West Europe

Juho Sarvikas

Chief Product Officer

Justin Maier

VP Sub Sahara Africa

Maurizio Angelone

VP Americas

Nestor Xu

VP Greater China

Per Ekman

VP Middle East & North Africa

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