SA consumers still favour low-cost feature phones, says Nokia
Nokia manufacturer HMD Global says feature phones still make up its biggest category, as more South Africans opt for cheaper devices with basic features.
MWC 2021: Mobile industry players commit to support 5G mmWave
The companies announce their collective support for the next-gen technology to drive availability of 5G mmWave networks.
Nokia refreshes phone line-up with six new phones
HMD Global unveils new devices across the Nokia X, G and C series range, as it faces fierce competition from Huawei and Samsung.
First Nokia 5G-ready phone now available
HMD Global debuts the first Nokia 5G phone, alongside the budget Nokia 2.4 and the midrange Nokia 3.4.
Nokia taps former PayPal CMO to lead marketing strategy
HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, appoints Stephen Taylor as its chief marketing officer, to lead the company’s overall marketing strategy and execution.
Nokia’s entry-level 4G device available in SA
The company unveils its Nokia C2 – the device it describes as the “most affordable” way to upgrade to a 4G smartphone experience.
Nokia intros new devices, brings iconic Nokia 5310 back to life
HMD Global unveils four new smartphones, which include its first “global 5G” device and the revamped Nokia 5310.
Nokia intros new devices with AI features
The Nokia C1 and Nokia 2.3 smartphones are now available in South African retail stores.
Nokia in low-cost feature phone offensive in SA
The company unveils the fourth generation of its most popular feature phone – the Nokia 105 – in SA.
Smartphone makers unwrap new devices at IFA
Motorola joins the multiple-camera smartphone race, introducing its first premium-range device, the Moto One Zoom.
Nokia embarks on its second chapter
HMD Global counts the feature phone market as a critical part of the Nokia business, as the brand’s second chapter unfolds.