A Nokia handset with the model number TA-1182 has appeared on the FCC after popping up on Bluetooth SIG, and Wi-Fi Alliance previously. The listing on the FCC does reveal the battery capacity and dimensions of the mystery handset which could allow us to guess the actual identity of the smartphone.
The dimensions revealed by the FCC are 161.24 x 76.24mm which is close to the dimensions of the Nokia 3.2 that measures 159.4 x 76.2mm, simply judging from its footprint. The battery was exposed to be of 4,000mAh capacity. The FCC filing also confirms that the Nokia TA-1182 will support Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz and Bluetooth 5.0. The other possibility is that the handset could be a successor of the Nokia 5.1. The budget handset was launched in May last year with a 5.5-inch LCD display with Full-HD+ resolution, a MediaTek Helio P18 octa-core processor, and a 16MP rear camera. The TA-1183 model was accompanied by another TA-1152 model at the Bluetooth SIG which could be a variant of the same model. Either way, the handset seems to be headed to the US and we’ll know more about it soon.