Nokia teases 'something new' announced on Wednesday


Nokia's official Conversations blog just issued the following cryptic message: "On Wednesday morning at 7am GMT we will be announcing something new, followed by a Q&A session with Neil Broadley from our Mobile Phones team and a special guest." 

Well, at least we can fathom the Mobile Phones department is involved, and there is the even more cryptic picture teaser you can see above, so what do you think is in store from Nokia come early Wednesday?

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32 Comments

1. Onslaught

Posts: 3; Member since: Apr 22, 2013

QWERTY keyboard?

7. Penny

Posts: 1869; Member since: Feb 04, 2011

Definitely looks like a QWERTY in the teaser. I just hope that they announce the Lumia 928 alongside whatever they are teasing in this picture.

10. tusshharish

Posts: 342; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

maybe nokia's new asha series....../

26. jedpatrickdatu

Posts: 169; Member since: Jan 24, 2013

Yes, it will be those lumia-esque Asha phones that leaked twice.http://nokiagadgets.com/2013/04/01/more-leaks-of-the-new-asha-phones/

29. StreetNerd

Posts: 870; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

ahwz Asha...... i want qwerty Lumia!

32. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Don't expect an Eseries from Nokia! Gone are them days, that E71E72 E900 E66 E55™ Asha series: cheap low-end scrap useless series! ™FAIL™ Bring back the E series™

14. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

The button does indicate a keyboard layout, but again, the overall picture looks odd. The black area doesn't seem to agree with the orientation of the keypads if indeed it's a Qwerty phone. Confusing picture that is.

20. EXkurogane

Posts: 863; Member since: Mar 07, 2013

Im actually expecting microsoft to add physical key support in GDR3 (alongside other features like 1080p support) so that qwerty windows phones can be made possible. Or the phone may just be another asha phone. I might sound like expecting too much, but i do wish more choices are made available for windows phone users.

13. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

looks like a watch or a remote

33. Onslaught

Posts: 3; Member since: Apr 22, 2013

For some strange reason, it's making me think of the DROID Pro...

2. Timmehor

Posts: 599; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

Excited! Can't wait, but not expecting the next flagship just yet.

30. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

New square asha device and nl928 too............u have to wait for EOS and catwalk

3. ashisharbola

Posts: 62; Member since: Oct 20, 2012

New line of Lumnia Device with Qwerty Keyboard :)

4. PermanentHiatus

Posts: 267; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

No need to wait. It's the Lumia 928 for Verizon. Wake me when Google I/O is here.

9. sam_tek

Posts: 105; Member since: Feb 18, 2011

it's not a 928 alone, as the picture indicates some sort of qwerty! and besides, rest peacefully! With that kind of attitude, perhaps no one would ever want to wake you up!

5. dws93

Posts: 15; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

It can be a tablet and that's it's wireless keyboard !!!?

6. cameogt

Posts: 88; Member since: Oct 18, 2012

Lumia Qwerty version?

8. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

Physical keyboard for the windows phone.. Nice, want's a head to head match up with the Q10.

11. decent4u

Posts: 75; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Lumia with Round Corners and a Qwerty keyboard

12. dromon

Posts: 9; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

New asha phones most likely

15. Chiddu

Posts: 22; Member since: Jul 02, 2012

Not qwerty, keys are spaced away. I want a symbian or a meego phone.

16. Tsepz_GP

Posts: 1176; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

I think it may be a W8 tablet with its wireless keyboard, if not that then probably a new Asha and a New WP8 phone.

17. rav405 unregistered

looks like a ngage-ish design language to me.....

18. Kriksis

Posts: 94; Member since: Aug 27, 2012

I hope for a proper E7-00 replacement

19. Antonyjoseph

Posts: 217; Member since: Apr 06, 2013

Would be a let down if it isnt something big. Fingers crossed. A touch + type windows phone??

21. Azurus

Posts: 12; Member since: Apr 22, 2013

a QWERTY keyboard that you can slap it onto the lumia 920 works with nfc i assume can be so thin that it is inspired by microsoft surface keyboard

22. B3BLW29

Posts: 238; Member since: Mar 02, 2012

the key in pic looks like pop-up editor from good old Nokia E series. I really wish Nokia comes up with an E series kind of WP phone

23. NokiaFTW

Posts: 2072; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Nokia's awesome design and build quality, QWERTY keyboard, WP8 ! *drools*

24. AndroSymbo

Posts: 8; Member since: Apr 20, 2013

If this is a new Asha series please add multi-tasking and led flash

25. windroid unregistered

Clearly a qwerty keyboard, so maybe, Asha featured phone with keyboard.

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