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Nokia Oyj will soon be renamed to Microsoft Mobile Oy

20 April, 2014 | Read the news | Post your comment
Nokia Oyj will soon be renamed to Microsoft Mobile Oy - read the full textThe Microsoft acquisition of Nokia Devices and Services is expected to close later this month and to prepare for the transition a letter has been sent out to Nokia's supplier base. The letter, which has leaked online, suggests that Nokia Oyj will get a new name: Microsoft Mobile Oy. The...

 

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WTF
NOKIA is holy name!
I wouldn't buy Microsoft phone.
U losing lot of fans with that step.

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  • 2014-05-24 07:28
  • Tt0e

Good decision

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  • 2014-04-28 18:20
  • iK1u

I believe that Microsoft mobile will be the future business mobile, in fact I like nokia devices as Microsoft

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  • 2014-04-28 18:16
  • iK1u

> In reply to wave @ 2014-04-23 04:41 from NRA$ - click to readNokia was going down because of Windows OS.

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  • 2014-04-27 03:44
  • teqP

This will not be a good move in my personal view.

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  • 2014-04-27 03:42
  • teqP

thank Microsoft nokia was going down

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  • 2014-04-23 04:41
  • NRA$

They will put xbox Mobile perhaps..lol

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  • 2014-04-22 17:02
  • ibjx

> In reply to Rakesh @ 2014-04-22 08:50 from utM9 - click to readit was really a unacceptable news that it will be changed. Nokia is a unique brand of smartphone. a long history it owned.

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  • 2014-04-22 15:22
  • vUxU

fyi: oyj is a finnish abbreviation for "public limited company"

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  • 2014-04-22 14:13
  • pdhQ

> In reply to Rakesh @ 2014-04-22 08:50 from utM9 - click to readIf you are still using that phone you are the reason why Nokia failed, come on buy latest models to support your brand

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  • 2014-04-22 12:38
  • rvrr

Oyj is a really uninspired name for a brand... :/

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  • 2014-04-22 12:05
  • pk91

Yes as soon as the Nokia name is dropped of these phones, I will not be buying any more.

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  • 2014-04-22 11:17
  • mX@T

Iam a True Nokia fan from 2000 to till date in my family everybody uses Nokia Iam posting this from my Nokia C5 5MP i want always Nokia phones in the upcoming models if they put Nokia name then I will purchase other wise I will bus Sony or Moto G Nokia u r in our heart Microsoft Please rename it as Nokia Microsoft in upcoming models Nokia name should be there always

Thanks in advance

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  • 2014-04-22 08:50
  • utM9

> In reply to glxy @ 2014-04-22 06:27 from t7Xi - click to readOEMs were going with Android because Android is cheap and allows OEMs to put crap on the OS. It was the only OS to compete with iOS. iphones were exclusive to AT&T while Android was on all the US carriers. Those things help the adoption of Android. Windows Phone is now free to OEMs, you will see more phones for WP8 coming out.

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  • 2014-04-22 08:04
  • kg3x

> In reply to Binod @ 2014-04-21 17:47 from PAXY - click to readI too am a diehard fan of Nokia, buddy. :)
I would buy anything other than Nokia not Microsoft Mobile. Not Samsung, am tiered of seeing that thing in every other hand.

Myabe, Moto G or Nexus or...

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  • 2014-04-22 07:17
  • uWt1

Anyone actually surprised at this news?!! All of Nokia management actions since Elop's time pointed at this. Imagine, dropping Symbian which everyone understood to be the Nokia look/feel they fell in love with - instead of improving and updating it. Refusing to join the Android bandwagon while all other competitors have been reaping $$$ from it (those who have multiple platforms can attest that Android is the only platform bringing in the money). Android + familiar Nokia launcher + Nokia hardware would have killed everyone. Then despite poor returns insisting that they stay exclusively with Microsoft (when brands like Samsung and HTC are doing multiple platforms). Anyway, Nokia was no longer really Nokia since months ago. These are now really Microsoft people carrying the Nokia brand and they probably don't know what makes a Nokia phone (they couldn't care less to dump that name).

The real Nokia guys have been fired by the thousands over the past 2 years.

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  • 2014-04-22 06:27
  • t7Xi

Is the acquistion including Tablet ? Maybe Nokia can make laptop too, since Sony out from Windows by selling Vaio line.

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  • 2014-04-22 05:40
  • PE9I

I love you Nokia. And I will miss u always. You will always in my heart and if there is not NOKIA mobile logo on upcoming devices.i will never buy them. I will buy another brand handset not Microsoft mobile.love you :(

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  • 2014-04-22 04:01
  • rK8I

This is mean from Microsoft. I would only buy a mobile named Nokia. once the name is gone, I will move to another brand, mostly Jolla.

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  • 2014-04-22 01:50
  • fqd0

> In reply to bubu @ 2014-04-21 21:55 from B{m} - click to readwindows 8>windows 7 any day.

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  • 2014-04-22 00:48
  • kg3x

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