Nokia is a one of the oldest technology company. It company the global leader in innovations such as communications, information technology and consumer electronics Finnish mobile phone manufacturer that was dominant in the 1990s and early 2000s.
The company was unable to compete with the likes of Apple and Samsung when touchscreen smartphones gained popularity, thus rapidly losing market share. Nokia’s mobile unit was acquired by Microsoft, which renamed the company as Microsoft Mobile.
A Brief History of Nokia
Most people Nokia know only for the smartphone the. Its company, in fact, started out as a paper mill, which was established on 12 May 1865 as a single paper mill by mining engineer Fredrik Idestam. This was established at the Tammerkoski Rapids in south-western Finland.
In the late 20th century the company was divided into 6 units:-
2. Consumer electronics
3. Cables and machinery
5. Mobile phones
6. Basic industries- like flooring, paper, rubber, and ventilation systems
Nokia has launched its first digital handheld GSM phone, the Nokia 1011, in 1992. The Nokia 1011 is the First Mobile Phone and weighed in at 475g, had a talk time of only 90 minutes.
HMD Global and Nokia Mobile Partnership 2016
In December 2016, HMD Global affiliated with Nokia. HMD Global is a Finnish company, Operating since December 2016. This develops smartphone and market smartphone under the Nokia Smartphone.
Nokia Mobiles operated by HMD Global and the exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand for phones and tablets. In 2018 Nokia comes with the new feature phone and flagship smartphone. In MWC (Mobile World Congress) company launches many devices like Nokia 1, Nokia 4, Nokia 7 Plus, Nokia 8 as well as Nokia 9.
The latest report of Nokia company has published. According to Report “Nokia Technologies Groth has been 80% in the market. The company has sold out around 4.15 million Nokia mobiles in the last quarter. HMD Global managed all Nokia market and business strategy.”
It is the greatest achievement for the company after connected with Android platform. In 2017, Nokia employed approximately 102,000 people across over 100 countries