The Nokia 8 most anticipated smartphone has been launched with many features. It came with classic specifications and it’s precision machined from a single block of 6000 series aluminum.
It came running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat but planned to have an upgrade of Android 8.0 Oreo (latest operating system of Android). With this upgrade, your experience with your mobile will be very great combined with the Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor.
Nokia 8 comes with super-slim cameras with ZEISS optics. It sports a 13 MP dual image-fusion rear camera with both colour and monochrome sensors, plus a wide-angle 13 MP phase detection auto-focus front camera. Both front and rear cameras are equipped with ZEISS optics, meaning every snapshot moment becomes a story worth sharing.
It’s powered by non-removeable battery of 3090mAh battery capacity with fast charging technology (quick charge 3.0). It came with four color options: Tempered Blue, Polished Blue, Steel, Polished Copper. You are free to choose any colour of your choice. The smartphone is IP54 rated, which makes it splash proof.
The Nokia 8 is the first ever phone to feature Nokia OZO spatial 360° audio built in to its core. Capture moments with technology used by Hollywood filmmakers and music producers, then relive them as if you never left.
Nokia 8 is also optimised for one-touch live-streaming via Facebook Live and YouTube Live. You can see more of its technology specifications.
Specifications and Price of Nokia 8
- Networks – 2G, 3G and 4G LTE (GSM, HSPA and LTE)
- 4G Bands – LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 4G Speed – Up to 150mbps
- SIM type – Single Nano SIM and Hybrid Dual Nano SIM
- Colours – Tempered Blue, Polished Blue, Steel and Polished Copper
- Android OS – Android 7.1.1 Nougat, planned upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo
- Build – Single block of Aluminum unibody design
- Dimensions – 151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm and 160g weight
- Display screen – IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, 16Million colours, 5.3 inch display screen with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolutions. It has 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 screen
- Processors – Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Chipset, Octa-core (4×2.5 GHz Kryo & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo) CPU and Adreno 540 GPU
- Camera – It has 13MP + 13MP back camera with LED flash, f/2.0, laser & phase detection autofocus, Carl Zeiss optics, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1.12µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama and 13MP frontal camera with LED flash
- Memory – It has 4GB RAM with 64GB inbuilt memory storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB inbuilt memory storage that is expandable up to 256GB using a MicroSD
- Sensors – Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity and compass
- Other features – Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, Micro USB 3.1, Loudspeaker, Mp3 player, WiFi/hotspot, NFS, GPS
- Battery type – Non-removable Li-Ion 3090mAh battery capacity
- Price – Nokia 8 costs 204,000naira in Nigeria and Rs. 36,999 in India
Nokia 8 doest support radio, if you are a radio fan, you won’t like buying the phone. Moreover, other specifications and features are classics but the price might be a deal breaker especially if you need a phone at an affordable price.
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