Recently, under the leadership of HMD Global, Nokia has re-emerged with several smartphones. The business is now focusing on software security. And the brand currently has a large number of smartphones, from entry to mid-range flagship models.
The Nokia 9 PureView flagship model released last year uses a rear five-camera system and a ToF sensor. This model did not seem to be successful, the manufacturer of camera modules for Nokia also announced a complete withdrawal from the smartphone market.
Recently, when a Chinese user was looking for a classic Nokia smartphone on a second-hand platform, he stumbled upon the Nokia 9 engineering machine. The price of the device is 9,999 yuan ($1,512 USD). Unlike the mass production machine, the device still has a five-camera combination and a ToF sensor. On the other hand, it also has a physical fingerprint scanner on the back. Another aspect is that the middle frame of the engineering machine is inlaid with a golden frame. Besides these two aspects, the design and configuration are mainly the same as the final Nokia 9 PureView.
It is important to mention that there are currently less than 5 Nokia 9 engineering machine in the world.