Nokia 7.2 is now official as the Nokia brand licensee via HMD Global unveiled it yesterday being Thursday. The new Nokia 7.2 is seen to be the upgraded variant of the Nokia 6.2 which was launched along each other, however it is also the mid-range smartphone.
The phone is based on Google’s Android One platform, and sports similar features with Nokia 6.2 like Android 9 Pie, 3,500mAh battery, and triple rear cameras. HMD also made it clear that Nokia 7.2 smartphone is Android 10 ready and will receive guaranteed monthly security updates for three years and OS upgrades for two years.
Front Camera: 20MP
Rear Camera: 48MP + 5MP + 8MP
Battery Capacity: 3500mAh
OS: Android 9 Pie
Release Date: 5th September 2019
The Nokia 7.2 feature waterdrop-style notches with a fairly thick chin and curved edges. Additionally, HMD Global has opted for a circular camera module that will house the three image sensors as well as LED flash. Just below the camera module, a fingerprint sensor is present on the back.
Design & Display
The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 7.2 packs a 6.3-inch full-HD+ display with HDR10 support, Gorilla Glass 3, 500nits brightness and USB Type-C port.. The phone’s dimensions are 159.88×75.11×8.25mm and it weighs 180 grams.
Software & Hardware
It runs on Android 9 Pie and powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, paired with up to 6GB of RAM. The new Nokia 7.2 comes with up to 128GB of onboard storage with a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 512GB). There is a 3,500mAh battery on board as well.
As for pictures and videos, it comes with triple rear camera setup on the that includes a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.79 aperture, 5-megapixel depth sensor, and an 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter with f/2.2 aperture.
However, there is a 20-megapixel f/2.0 selfie camera placed on the front.
Sensors & Connectivity
Nokia 7.2 sensor options include Fingerprint, compass/ Magnetometer, proximity, accelerometer, ambient light, and Gyroscope. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and 4G LTE.
Nokia 7.2 Specifications
Release date: 5th September 2019
Form factor: Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm): 159.88 x 75.11 x 8.25
Weight (g): 180.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 3500
Colours: Ice, Cyan Green, Charcoal
Screen size (inches): 6.30
Protection type: Gorilla Glass
Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
Internal storage: 64/128GB
Expandable storage type: microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB): 512
Rear camera: 48-megapixel (f/1.79) + 5-megapixel + 8-megapixel (f/2.2)
Rear flash: LED
Front camera: 20-megapixel (f/2)
Operating system: Android 9 Pie
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
USB OTG: Yes
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Price and Availability
Nokia 7.2 will be priced starting at EUR 249 (roughly NGN 100,000) and it will be available starting this month. There is no word about the global price and availability for now, but we are expecting it soon.