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Be honest and ask yourself: Would you buy a smartphone that neither supports Android operating system and Google apps nor comes pre-installed with Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram? This is the scenario which Huawei (and its sub-brand Honor) smartphones stare at in the near future - and an imminent fall if the issue does not get resolved in the next one-two quarters.
While some smartphone manufacturers are fighting it out with smartphones approaching £1000 and more, HMD Global's latest release is aimed at a different market. The Nokia 4.2 is a well balanced handset priced at £150 SIM-free. For me there are three features that make it worth considering.