Must watch: Cancelled Nokia 235 with YunOS based on Android 4.4

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A new video showing prototype of cancelled Nokia 235 has just popped up after a long time. What’s most interesting thing about this 4G smart feature phone is, it’s powered by YunOS based on Android 4.4. This latest video is published by Hikari Calyx (Nokia & Microsoft community member) on his YouTube channel. This device has been claimed to be predecessor of Nokia 3310 4G which was originally launched in January 2018 as a China exclusive product.

Video is around 8 minutes long & begins with putting battery & switching on the Nokia 235. Unlike Nokia 3310 4G this new device has claimed to doesn’t restrict users from installing Android applications.

If you jump at 2:40 you can see a demo where CPU-Z named Android APK file gets very easily installed in the new Nokia 235 smart feature phone. Further more, the same App reveals that, device comes with 1.30 GHz Dual core 2x ARM Cortex-A53 CPU.

Key Specifications

  • Model number: TA-1177 | Dual SIM
  • Network: 4G
  • Display resolution: 240×320 pixels (App is showing it to be 5.46″ but we guess that’s error & it could be Approximately 2.8″)
  • Other: Wi-Fi | FM Radio

Some of you may ask us why Nokia 235 was cancelled? If you’re interested, you can read our this article where you will learn why HMD is not interested in Android powered feature phones. That’s a sad story.