Before Apple and Samsung made forays into the mobile phone industry, Nokia had already made its statement. So big was Nokia back in the day that when you thought about a mobile phone, the first thing that came to mind was Nokia. It was, in essence, the brand that was synonymous with mobile phone technology – a little more or less like Samsung and Apple are right now. The exit of Nokia from the mobile industry was greeted with a sense of trepidation and sadness. Die-hard fans couldn’t simply understand why Nokia took such a decision.
The entry of Apple and Samsung effectively drove the final nail in the coffin of Nokia. Between the year 2007 and 2012, Nokia handsets became rarer and rarer and the Nokia brand faded in the minds of many people. The introduction of Windows phones didn’t bring about the traction, excitement or competition that Microsoft had hoped for. Apple and Samsung reigned supreme.
Now that Nokia has finally unshackled itself from Microsoft and are keen at regaining lost ground, it is no wonder that Nokia lovers are filled with anticipation. Well, if you were a diehard of Nokia back in the day, you have every reason to be excited. You are indeed waiting anxiously to see what Nokia will pull out of the bag this time round. So what are the probable reasons for Nokia lovers being excited about
There is no denying that Nokia is a strong brand and the mention of the name is enough to have people shift their heads considering its earlier forays and impact in the mobile phone industry. Back in the day, Nokia was known for producing classics in the industry. A phone like the Nokia 3310 comes to mind. The majority of mobile phone users have at some point in their life owned a Nokia mobile phone and can therefore, relate to the brand. A lot of people have trust in Nokia products and this means penetrating the market won’t be difficult. Given its success in the past, a lot of people will be willing to try out Nokia smartphones running on Android and get to see what the brand has in store!
Android will solve all previous issues with Windows Phones
A lot of Nokia diehard fans trooped to windows phones when they were first released with the hoped of experiencing the Nokia magic in them. However, they quickly disappointed. The windows ecosystem lacked the necessary apps, services as well as content. The reintroduction of Nokia smartphones running on Android will without a doubt resolve the aforementioned issues once and for all. In other words, with the Android software at its disposal, Nokia would simply focus on what it has over the years been known for – hardware.
Nokia is king of design
No doubt, Nokia has over the years designed mobile phones of different shapes as well as sizes. Nokia has a unique taste and knows how to design various handsets that appeal to a great number of consumers. Given their history, diehard fans simply can’t wait to see what Nokia will come up with in their first flagship smartphone. Granted, there is a lot of space in the design department as regards Android phones and diehard fans cannot what to see what Nokia will put on the table.
Innovation is Nokia’s second name
Nokia is synonymous with innovation no doubt. The company simply loves to be innovative and coming up with something that people can talk about. Whether it’s the overall design of their phones or the technology of their camera, there is no denying that Nokia has the capability to make things happen. Back in the day, they were the first in the industry to truly introduce and popularise the mobile phone camera format. With all these, Nokia lovers are indeed justified to wait for Nokia smartphone with bated breath!