- COVID-19 crisis may force HMD Global to push the launch to early Q4 2020 but the timeline is still dependent on the ongoing pandemic
- HMD Global is going ahead with the testing of Nokia 6.3, Nokia 7.3 and Nokia 9.3 prototypes and is reportedly progressing fine
Nokia 9.3 PureView, Nokia 6.3, and Nokia 7.3 are expected to be unveiled mid to late Q3 2020. Now, citing sources, NokiaPowerUser suggests that while the development of the phones is on track, the COVID-19 crisis may force HMD Global to push the launch to early Q4 2020 but the timeline is still dependent on the ongoing pandemic. Sources also claim that HMD Global is going ahead with the testing of Nokia 6.3, Nokia 7.3 and Nokia 9.3 prototypes and it is progressing fine.
Nokia 9.3 PureView specifications
Talking about the Nokia 9.3 PureView specifications, it is said to come with 6.29-inch Quad HD+ P-OLED display with an in-display fingerprint sensor and 120Hz refresh rate. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC coupled with Adreno 650 GPU, up to 8GB RAM and either 128GB or 256GB storage. The phone is likely to boot Android 10 OS and be a part of the Android One program. While Nokia 9.3 PureView will have Penta-camera setup, it won’t have Light partnership. It is said to feature a 64MP primary camera with OIS, a 108MP wide-angle lens, a telephoto lens, portrait lens, and a macro sensor. On the front, it could have a 48MP sensor with improved image quality. A 4,500mAh battery with fast-wired and Qi wireless charging support fuels the phone.
Nokia 7.3 and Nokia 6.3 specifications
As for the Nokia 7.3, HMD Global is said to be testing two prototypes- one with 5G support that could be powered by the Snapdragon 765G SoC. It will have a quad-camera setup on the back with improved image quality and better night mode compared to the predecessor. One of the prototypes is said to ship with a 48MP primary camera, but a 64MP sensor is also being considered. For selfies, it will have a 24MP or 32MP selfie camera, which is an upgrade. Lastly, the Nokia 6.3 is rumoured to launch with either Snapdragon 730 processor and may arrive with Zeiss quad-camera setup consisting of a 24MP primary sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a macro lens. The fingerprint sensor is said to be present in the power button. Earlier reports have said the Nokia 6.3 price will be priced EUR 249 (approx Rs 20,500) for the base 3GB + 64GB variant.