HMD International, the Nokia-brand licensee, on Tuesday introduced that it’ll prolong the guarantee interval on all Nokia telephones whose guarantee expired or is expiring between March 15 and Might 15 of this yr. The Finnish firm introduced that the guarantee interval is prolonged by 60 days. The event comes round a time when a number of nations have introduced nationwide lockdown to curb the unfold of novel coronavirus. The corporate’s India arm has additionally confirmed to Devices 360 that guarantee extension can also be relevant in India the place a nationwide lockdown is in place till Might 3.
“To make sure we will nonetheless ship on our promise, we’re extending the guarantee in your Nokia telephone by 60 days,” HMD International within the notice added. The notice additionally highlighted that clients in Europe and the US, the place Nokia’s On-line Restore and Return Providers can be found, can “nonetheless select to ebook their telephones” to avail companies. The corporate will restore and return the telephone “inside the timeframe outlined.”
In the meantime, customers who need to verify the guarantee date of their smartphones on-line might want to enter the mannequin’s IMEI code on Nokia’s assist webpage. Android customers can discover their EMEI code by going to telephones’ Settings > About Cellphone > Standing > IMEI Data. In case your telephone has two IMEI-codes, present IMEI1. Nokia function telephone customers can verify IMEI code by getting into *#06# on the keypad when on the principle display.
With this, HMD International joined the band of smartphone producers who just lately introduced a guaranty extension on their merchandise attributable to novel coronavirus pandemic. Firms together with Realme, Huawei and its sub-brand, Honor final month prolonged guarantee of not simply smartphones however for all of its merchandise in India.
Earlier this month, Lenovo and Motorola additionally introduced a worldwide guarantee extension of merchandise until Might 31. South Korean large Samsung too prolonged the guarantee protection on its complete portfolio in India until Might 31.