Nokia 8 Launched Globally, To Be Available In India Soon:- The much-awaited flagship device, Nokia 8 was launched by Finnish company HMD Global on Thursday. The model will be available in India during the festival season.
The company said in a statement that Nokia 8 would be available at the global price of 599 euros ($705) through September, in four colors - polished blue, polished copper, tempered blue and steel
Three industry-first features for Android smart phones, are boasted on the device. This includes a collaboration with ZEISS optics, Nokia ‘OZO Audio’ and ‘Dual-Sight’ mode. The flagship device’s unibody, with only 4.6mm thin at the edge and 7.3mm slim on average, is made from 6000 series aluminum with select models featuring a high-gloss mirror finish.
“People are inspired by the content they consume. It’s these people who have inspired us to craft a flagship smartphone which perfectly balances premium design, an outstanding experience and powerful performance,” said Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer of HMD Global.
The users are enabled by livestream videos on social feeds such as Facebook and YouTube using its Dual-Sight feature. This feature utilizes both the front and rear cameras simultaneously in a split screen visual for both photos and videos.
On the Nokia 8, with ZEISS optics for ‘bothie, the front and rer-facing cameras have been co-developed. To the Google Photos, users also get unlimited photo and video uploads.
Nokia 8 is also the first smart phone to feature Nokia OZO Audio. OZO spatial 360 degrees audio brings an immersive experience to 4K video. The phone features Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip, offers pure, secure and updated Android experience and is Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 compatible for 3,090 mAh battery.
The device comes with a lightweight, water, sweat, and dust-proof premium Nokia ‘Active Wireless Headset’.
It comes with a 4GB RAM and 64GB storage that can be extended up to 256GB. It has a 5.3-inch IPS LCD QHD display and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
The primary camera has two lenses - 13MP (Color + OIS) and 13MP (Mono) with dual tone flash. The 13MP front facing camera has Phase-detection auto focus (PDAF).
The Nokia 5 smart phone, is available in retail stores at Rs 12,499 and is already released in India.
On Amazon.in, the Nokia 6 has received over one million registrations and customers can buy the smart phone for Rs 14,999 from August 23.