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HMD Global Expands Smartphone Portfolio: Introducing HMD-Branded Phones

HMD Global Expands Smartphone Portfolio: Introducing HMD-Branded Phones

by Aiman MaulanaSeptember 15, 2023
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HMD Global, the company behind recent Nokia smartphones, has been a prominent player in the mobile device industry for the past six years. Now, the Finnish company has unveiled its ambitious plans to broaden its horizons by introducing smartphones under its very own HMD brand. This strategic move signals an exciting development in the world of telecommunications.

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In a significant announcement, Jean-Francois Baril, Co-founder, Chairman, and CEO of HMD Global, confirmed that both HMD and Nokia phones will continue to coexist in the market. Moreover, customers can anticipate intriguing collaborations with new partners in the near future.

In a detailed LinkedIn post, Baril proudly declared that they have been the fastest-growing 5G smartphone manufacturer year after year. The company has also emerged as a sustainability leader with its range of repairable Nokia devices launched over the past year.

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Now, they are set to embark on an exciting new journey of independence in the telecommunications market, with a laser focus on meeting consumer needs. Having established itself as one of Europe’s largest smartphone companies, it is poised to deliver high-quality and affordable mobile devices to consumers worldwide.

While the initial announcement did not provide a specific timeline, it paves the way for the company’s independent venture into the smartphone market. Stay tuned in the coming weeks as we eagerly await more details about this compelling expansion.


Pokdepinion: The introduction of their own branded phones marks a significant milestone for HMD Global, positioning the company to offer a broader range of innovative and consumer-centric mobile devices. As HMD and Nokia devices continue to coexist, consumers can anticipate exciting developments that cater to a wide spectrum of preferences and needs in the evolving world of telecommunications.

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Aiman Maulana
Jack of all trades, master of none, but oftentimes better than a master of one. YouTuber, video editor, tech head, and a wizard of gaming. What's up? :)