Nokia can also benefit from the partnership, as although the company has made a strong comeback under the guardianship of HMD Global, it still doesn't have a sizeable share of the industry. Thanks to HMD Global for giving it a new lease on life.
"Nokia 2.2 joins our Android One family, and like all Nokia smartphones, offers an experience that stays fresh longer". However, it appears that Google wants more than just stakes in another company and thus it has chose to make its own version of Android apt for feature devices. It's not just a concept but a possibility even without the touchscreen display.
There is no confirmation or official announcement from Google but a touchless Android is possible. The only real detail about Android for feature phones we've learned is that the standard Android app switcher won't be available unless a device has a hardware button for it.
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The report does not reveal any further information about this alleged Nokia feature phone. It can be an old phone or a prototype. And since the OS is for feature phones, it will be optimised for D-pad tracking and not touch screen.
A row of Android app icons appears. There's the familiar four-color scheme by Google. Apart from that, the home screen also features icons for YouTube, Chrome, camera and an app drawer icon. However, buying a feature phone brings a ton of compromises. At the bottom, there are three options provided: Alers, Select, and Settings. They can all be accessed with a hard button press.
The phone itself looks a lot like a feature phone Nokia released back in 2014.