It’s official: Meet the Nokia 8 with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM

Nokia 8 phone

Finally, NOKIA has launched the much awaited flagship-the Nokia 8 phone. The device boasts impressive 5.3-inch IPS display with QHD resolution meaning you are getting 1440*2560pixels with a whopping 700nit brightness level. The front panel which is 2.5D in natures is protected with a corny gorilla glass to prevent accidental scratches. Meanwhile, the Nokia 8 phone offer does not include the more reliable IP67 water and dust resistant like the likes of Samsung Galaxy S8 or the iPhone 7 high-end devices. What you are getting on the Nokia 8 is the IP54.

Camera

The Nokia 8 phone is jointly built by Foxconn for HMD in partnership with Google and Zeiss who worked together to painstakingly craft the camera and the photo gallery of the phone. Nokia’s own camera division OZO was responsible for the development and design of the microphones and capturing algorithm of the device.

The device sports a dual 13-megapixel camera at the back, one monochrome and the second for capturing colourful and brighter pictures. The camera Features include 4K video recording, OIS on the colour sensor, Laser and phase detection autofocus and dual-LED flash

Design

Design wise, the Nokia 8 phone  is a beautiful device built with top of the grade aluminium material which Nokia claims is made of a single block of 6000 series aluminium but compared to that of Samsung S8 and the iPhone 7 which is made of 7000 series of aluminium, this might after all the claim be regarded as a downgrade.

Nokia 8 phone The phone measures 7.9mm at its thickest point and curves to 4.6mm on the sides.it weighs 160g and is powered by a non-removable 3090mAh battery.

In the performance side of thing, the Nokia 8 is powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset together with 4GB/ 6GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of internal storage.

Key Specs of Nokia 8 Phone

  • Body: 6000 series aluminium, IP54 splash resistance
  • Screen: 5.3″ IPS LCD, QHD resolution (554ppi), 700 nits brightness; Gorilla Glass 5
  • OS: Android 7.1 Nougat (basically stock)
  • Platform: Snapdragon 835 chipset, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage (microSD card slot)
  • Main camera: two 13MP sensors (colour + monochrome), 1.12µm pixels, Zeiss lens with f/2.0 aperture; OIS on the colour sensor, Laser and phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash
  • Video: 4K video capture, 360° spatial surround sound with 3 microphones; YouTube and Facebook live streaming (with picture-in-picture)
  • Selfie camera: 13MP sensor, 1.12µm pixels, Zeiss lens with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus
  • Connectivity: single and dual SIM versions; Cat. 9 LTE (450/50Mbps), Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth 5.0, ANT+, USB-C 3.1 (5Gbps)
  • Battery: 3,090mAh, Quick Charge 3.0 (18W)
  • Others: Fingerprint reader, unlimited Google Photos storage

Nokia 8

Nokia 8 Phone Full Specifications and price

NETWORK

  • 2G/GSM: GSM 900 / 1800
  • WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G LTE: YES 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)
  • SIM Type: Dual Micro SIM

DESIGN

  • Dimensions:  51.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm
  • Display Size: 5.3 inches
  • Weight: 160g
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 x 2560 pixels IPS display
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Body Build: Full Metal
  • Colours: Milan Black, Champagne Gold, Ice Blue

HARDWARE

  • CPU: 64-bit Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
  • GPU: Adreno 540
  • RAM: 4GB/6GB
  • Internal Memory: 64 GB/128GB
  • External MicroSD: Yes Expandable up to 1TB
  • Sensors: G-Sensors, Proximity Sensors, Fingerprint, Gyroscope, Compass
  • Software
  • OS Version: Android 7.1.1 Nougat

CAMERA

  • Back Camera: Dual 13 MP, f/2.0, laser & phase detection autofocus, Carl Zeiss optics, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
  • Front Camera: 13-megapixel camera with LED flash

CONNECTIVITY

  • Bluetooth: v5.0
  • WiFi: YES [Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct]
  • GPS: Yes
  • USB: USB v3.2
  • Messaging
  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • IM: Yes
  • Email: Yes

AUDIO

  • Alert Type: Vibration, MP3 ringtones
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Connecting Port: 3.5mm Audio Jack

BATTERY

  • Battery Type: Non-removable 3090mAh Capacity
  • Standby Time: Up to 2days
  • Talk Time: Up to 1.5days
  • Fast Charging: Yes

MISCELLANEOUS

  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
  • FM Radio
  • MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV player
  • Document viewer/editor
  • Preloaded applications
  • Facebook, Opera Mini, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, etc

PRICE AND AVAILABILITY

  • Price: $702
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