Once again Nokia is in the news with its new product lineup. But this time these products do not belongs to Nokia mobile, router, or any audio accessories segment. The HMD Global owned company, Nokia has licensed itself for a new laptop lineup. This is the first time when the Nokia is launching its laptops in the global markets. The Finland based tech giant has launched its first ever laptop under an agreement with OFF Global. These new laptop models come with Intel chipsets under the name of Nokia PureBook Pro. Let’s check out details about these Intel based Nokia laptops.
Nokia joins hands with OFF Global:
According to reports, OFF brand has recently signed an agreement with Nokia for the design and sales of its laptops. FYI, OFF Global is a French Technology company. Under this agreement, OFF Global will manufacture and distribute the Nokia PureBook Pro range of laptops. Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6 and the Nokia PureBook Pro 17.3 laptop will the first products to launch in the international markets.
Both of the Nokia PureBook Pro laptops will get its power from the 12th Gen Intel Core i3 processor. This chipset will come in pair with 8GB of RAM. Furthermore, these latest Nokia Pure Book Pro laptops will also run-on Windows 11 OS out of the box. HMD Global owned Nokia claims that these laptops come with a sleek design. During the launch event, OFF Global confirms that the Nokia Pure Book Pro laptops are an easy-to-use device. Let’s check out the price details for these Nokia Pure Book Pro laptops.
Nokia PureBook Pro laptop: Price and Availability
The all-new Nokia laptops comes with a starting price of EUR 699 which is roughly Rs 59000. The HMD Global owned Nokia launched two variants of PureBook Pro in partnership with OFF Global. Out of these two variants, the Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6 laptop price starts at EUR 699. This price is roughly equivalent to Rs 59000. While, the other variant of Nokia PureBook Pro 17.3 laptop comes with a price tag of EUR 799. This is roughly Rs 67500.
Both the Nokia PureBook Pro laptops will debut in international markets starting second quarter of 2022. The Finnish tech giant is offering these laptops in four colour options. The Nokia PureBook Pro laptops comes in Blue, Dark Grey, Red and Silver colours. During the launch event, OFF Global also mentions that the other new models will be launching later this year.
On the other hand, report suggest that OFF Global will not get the license for Nokia laptops in India. Further information about its India launch is yet to surface online. However, other regions will receive the Nokia PureBook Pro laptop in a phased roll out manner.
Nokia PureBook Pro laptop: Specifications
The all-new Nokia PureBook Pro laptop comes with two display variants. These includes the Nokia PureBook Pro 17.3 and the Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6. Regarding the display details, the Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6 laptop sports a 15.6 inch Full-HD IPS display. This display gets a screen resolution of 1920×1080 pixels.
While, the Nokia PureBook Pro 17.3 laptop model sports a 17.3 inch Full-HD IPS display. This display also gets a screen resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. Furthermore, both laptop displays support 60Hz refresh rate. HMD Global owned Nokia claims that these PureBook Pro laptops can reach a peak brightness of 250 nits.
Under the hood, the brand-new Nokia laptop variants gets similar set of hardware. Both the Nokia PureBook Pro laptops continues to get its power from a 12th Gen Intel “Alder Lake” Core i3-1220P processor. Furthermore, this chipset comes in pair with 8GB of DDR4 RAM and 512GB of M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD. In the official specification details, there is no mention about the integrated GPU.
As for the connectivity options, the Nokia PureBook Pro laptop comes with all necessary connectivity ports. The wireless connectivity option includes Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth v5. While, the other port includes two USB Type C 3.2 ports, a USB Type A 3.3 port. It also gets a 3.5mm headphone jack. Both the variant of Nokia PureBook Pro gets a 2-megapixel webcam along with four 1W speakers.
The all-new Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6 laptops packs in a 57Whr battery. While, the Nokia PureBook Pro 17.3 laptop packs in 63Whr battery. Each laptop comes with 65W fast charging support. The 17.3-inch variant measures 399x260x19.6mm and weighs 2.5 kilograms. While, Nokia PureBook Pro 15.6 measures 358x237x19.05mm and weighs 1.7 kg.
Other Features on Nokia laptop:
For device security, these Nokia laptops also get a fingerprint scanner along with Windows Hello support. During the launch, Nokia confirms that both the PureBook Pro will run Windows 11 out of the box. With lot many similarities, there are some differences also.
The 17.3-inch variant of Nokia laptop gets a Full Keyboard with separate Numeric Keypad. While, the 15.6-inch variant of PureBook Pro skips the numeric keypad. Each laptop also gets backlit keyboard along with touchpad. Also Read – Intel at CES 2022: 12th Gen ‘Alder Lake’ Laptop and Desktop CPUs announced