HMD Unveils Budget-Friendly HMD Vibe Smartphone for U.S. Market

Helsinki, Finland-based HMD, Human Mobile Devices, known for being Europe’s largest smartphone maker, has announced the launch of its first original smartphone for the U.S. market. The HMD Vibe is a budget-friendly device that promises to deliver impressive performance and features at an accessible price point of $149.

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The HMD Vibe is powered by a Snapdragon octa-core processor, providing smooth performance even when running multiple apps simultaneously. The device also offers up to 4 GB of additional virtual memory for seamless multitasking.

With a battery life of up to 2 days between charges, users can enjoy extended use without frequent recharging.

In the camera department, the HMD Vibe features a dual rear camera setup with a 13MP AF primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor.

The camera is equipped with HDR and AI imaging capabilities, ensuring high-quality photos with minimal lag time. For selfies and video calls, the device sports a 5MP front-facing camera.

The HMD Vibe is set to be available in the U.S. starting in May 2024. Consumers can purchase the device for $149 through HMD’s official website ( and major retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy.

HMD’s focus on delivering solid performance and good looks at an affordable price aligns with the company’s mission to cater to consumers who are budget-conscious, environmentally aware, and seeking a balance in their digital lives. The company is known for championing repair-at-home phones and promoting digital well-being.

In addition to the HMD Vibe, the company has also introduced the HMD Pulse collection, a range of three mid-range, affordable smartphones featuring modern aesthetics, repairability, and bold design. However, the HMD Pulse collection will only be available in international markets.

With the launch of the HMD Vibe and the HMD Pulse collection, HMD aims to expand its portfolio of original mobile devices while continuing to offer Nokia phones and foster exciting new partnerships. The company’s commitment to delivering value-driven smartphones is expected to resonate with consumers in the U.S. and beyond.

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