HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced their newest smart feature phones enabled by KaiOS: the Nokia 6300 4G and Nokia 8000 4G. This marks the third collaboration between KaiOS and HMD Global, combining modern connectivity and smartphone features with trusted heritage at highly affordable prices for consumers – all in a popular, easy to use candy bar form factor.
Through the KaiStore, the two new phones feature more than 700 popular apps*, such as Google Assistant, WhatsApp, YouTube, Google Maps, and Facebook, giving users access to both global and local content in the palm of their hand. Both phones offer streamlined 4G experiences for uninterrupted socializing and entertainment that goes everywhere you go, along with WiFi hotspot capabilities to share the connectivity.
Nokia 6300 4G – The classic reimagined with 4G at the lowest price point of Nokia’s lineup
The Nokia 6300 4G brings smart features and 4G connectivity to a trusted favorite, drawing inspiration from the original Nokia 6300. Designed for ease of use, the 6300 4G offers lasting quality and brings WhatsApp to the lowest price point on a Nokia phone yet.
Packed with essential operations and apps for convenience all in one place, the amazingly affordable Nokia 6300 comes with a suite of Google services, including Google Assistant to ask questions, get directions, and call friends simply with your voice. With the ability to become a WiFi hotspot, the 6300 4G can become the hub for your daily Internet activities connecting your tablets and laptops.
Nokia 8000 4G – The modern twist with all the smart essentials in a premium look
The Nokia 8000 4G offers an elegantly crafted glass-like design for consumers that want all the essential features in a sophisticated, premium package. Offering 4G & Bluetooth connectivity, WiFi hotspot capability, and access to apps including WhatsApp, Facebook, and YouTube, the 8000 4G is a perfect on-the-go option for socialization and entertainment, and provides standout quality in a metalized chrome midframe and four gemstone-inspired colors (Onyx, Opal, Citrine, and Topaz).
With a generous 2.8” screen and hardwearing 3D-curved key mat, the 8000 4G is designed for long term, comfortable use and clear viewing of content. A long-lasting battery life and sturdy polycarbonate finish allow the phone to stand up to daily use and on-the-go activities while maintaining its premium package.
Pricing and availability
- The Nokia 6300 4G comes in Cyan Green, Light Charcoal, and Powder White, and is available in select markets for a global average retail price of 49 EUR. Check local availability.
- The Nokia 8000 4G comes in Onyx, Opal, Citrine, and Topaz, and is available in select markets for a global average retail price of 79 EUR. Check local availability.
Read the full press release for more details on the Nokia 6300 4G and Nokia 8000 4G smart feature phones.
*The number of apps available in KaiStore is subject to local availability