Nokia's first tablet (N1) launches in China for the equivalent of $257

Nokia's first tablet (N1) launches in China for the equivalent of $257
If you've been eyeing Nokia's first tablet – the N1 – and have contacts in China, you may want to consider asking nicely for them to get you one. The Foxconn-assembled, Nokia-designed tab has gone on sale in the Middle Kingdom and costs ¥1599 – or the equivalent of $257.

In case you missed out on the story, the Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch slate with a resolution of 1536 x 2048 (a pixel density of 324), sporting a quad-core, 2.3GHz Intel Atom Z3580 – a 64-bit chipset – and 2GB of RAM. The first and only commercially-available Nokia slate also boasts an 8-megapixel rear camera (no LED flash), and a 5-megapixel selfie one. Powering this config is a 5,300 mAh juicer and a skinned version (with Nokia's Z launcher) of Android 5.0 Lollipop – and yes, that means you also get access to the Google Play Store, unlike with Nokia's X line of smartphones.

You might be wandering about the aforementioned Foxconn/Nokia arrangement, so here's how it works – Nokia is basically licensing its brand, but it also designed the tablet itself, while Foxconn is simply manufacturing it and will also be responsible for distribution and servicing. Foxconn is the gargantuan company that puts together a very, very large number of consumer electronics, including Apple's products. In other words, this tablet sure sounds like a great deal.

source: Zol via AndroidOS

Related phones

N1
  • Display 7.9" 1536 x 2048 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Intel Atom, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 5300 mAh

FEATURED VIDEO

14 Comments

1. Anshulonweb

Posts: 468; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

It had the same processor as in asus zenphone 2.... waiting for benchmarks to know how it performs...

3. Anshulonweb

Posts: 468; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

*has...

2. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

I'm selling tickets going to China.. anyone care for some?

8. Lampriya

Posts: 245; Member since: Oct 05, 2013

If u go there to buy the tablet, it's ok. But don't live there, u will be brainwashed to hate democracy.

4. Kruze

Posts: 1285; Member since: Dec 30, 2014

Take my money! Does anyone know where can I buy this? Any Chinese online retailers websites?

5. corporateJP

Posts: 2458; Member since: Nov 28, 2009

I'm going to have one of these, the Moto Xyboard is ready for retirement...

6. Mikele

Posts: 166; Member since: Nov 19, 2013

Hail the King!! I will get one soon

7. Lampriya

Posts: 245; Member since: Oct 05, 2013

Nokia, Samsung, Lg, Sony.... won't make it in China. The communist nation now has its own cell phone makers. Xiaomi is the new Apple of China. When Chinese Xiaomi enters the US and the Allies countries, they would spy them. China is conquering the world now and sadly, there is nothing we can do about it. :(

9. sip1995

Posts: 1771; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

There is something for this, Apple , Nokia, LG, Samsung etc won't let Chinese makers to enter in US, Europe, India... let's say that they will patent troll but for good.....

16. Lampriya

Posts: 245; Member since: Oct 05, 2013

Xiaomi is already in the Asian market. Europe is next and lastly, the US.

10. Anterv

Posts: 178; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

We can do nothing ? There is Europe and USA with massive controlling system, they will ban it immediately if they will get any info that someone is spying someone.

11. Neros

Posts: 1016; Member since: Dec 19, 2014

We all know what happened when they entered India - immediate ban :D.

17. Lampriya

Posts: 245; Member since: Oct 05, 2013

Xiaomi is very successful in India now.

14. -RVM-

Posts: 331; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Nokia had tablets long before iPad...

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.