It's a twofer for those who are looking for a pretty decent budget Android phone in their lives with regular software updates and Verizon compatibility.
HMD Global is sending a couple of phones to the carriers to expand the visibility of quality, affordable Nokia phones in North America.
It seems to be, according to media sources, that it's all going to be covered. All the phones HMD has made will be getting Android 9.
The new Nokia 2 carries on the original's mission of two-day battery life with new hardware and a better multimedia experience at a low price.