Hi all, I'm sure that many of you have seen the news (leak?) that HMD are partnering with the makers of the next James Bond film to have Nokia phones featured in "No time to die."?
I'm sure that many of you have seen the news (leak?) that HMD are partnering with the makers of the next James Bond film to have Nokia phones featured in "No time to die."?
It's not often that I post a link to NPU but here is where I learnt the news:
And some pics 😃
And is this an official image of the next Nokia 8?! 😲
There have also been some other things noticed, e.g. these stills from some apparent footage from the film:
They show 007 holding a smartphone, which appears to have the typical HMD design of speaker holes on the bottom and the new round camera bump on the back. Is this the new 8 series? 📱 Or is this the 7.2? ❓
Then we had the early reveal at a Belgian webstore of apparently official 007 branded kevlar cases for the 6.2 and 7.2:
And to top it all off @juho announces the event next week when HMD will launch new Nokia phones, using an animation very obviously based on James Bond movie intros and saying "No Time to Wait". I think I see a pattern here... 🤔
So, I think it's now a pretty safe bet that HMD will be definitely have some pretty good product placement going on in the film 😀 Let's throw some ideas around - which phone will James Bond use and how will different HMD products appear in the film?
Continued below 😉
Edit: I just noticed that @singhnsk wrote a very similar post on his blog a few days ago: https://www.techmesto.com/nokia-mobile-partnering-with-james-bond-no-time-to-die/ I had no idea it was there before I wrote mine, please excuse me if you think I'm plagiarising! 🙏