You might be aware of, Nokia recently had announced its flagship smartphone dubbed as Nokia 8. In fact, this was company’s first flagship device under the new venture called HMD Global. The device was officially announced with 4GB RAM, but now a new report claims that device will either arrive with 6GB of RAM in Germany. It is said to release on October 20. Considering the price, 4GB RAM variant is priced at 579€, whereas, 6GB RAM variant is supposed to cost 669€ in Germany.
Apart from, it will have identical specs as the standard edition is having. To recall, Standard Edition was unveiled with 5.3-inch QHD IPS LCD display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The device is powered by the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset paired with Adreno 540 GPU, as we were expecting. Unlike the rumors, It runs on Android 7.1.1, Nougat where was considered to get Android O out of the box, But still, it would be from those devices which would likely to get first then other flagships.
Nokia 8 (Standard Edition) Specifications
|Display||5.3-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) QHD 2K display|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla glass 5|
|Processor||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
|Rear Camera||Dual 13MP + 13MP (Color + Mono) with dual-tone LED flash, 2160p 4K Rec.|
|Front Camera||13MP , f2.0 aperture, 2160p 4K Rec.|
|RAM & Storage||4GB RAM with 64GB storage|
|External Storage||Yes, up to 256 GB|
|Connectivity||4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0, Oreo|
|Battery||3090mAh battery with Fast Charging|
|Dimensions||151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm and weighs 160 grams|
Regarding storage, the handset employs 64GB internal storage coupled with 4GB RAM, including a MicroSD slot for further expansion. For optics, it has dual rear camera setup with both 13MP sensors (color + monochrome). On the front side, the device either has a 13MP shooter to capture selfies. Other notable camera features include Livestream split-screen footage from the front and back cameras to YouTube and Facebook, something HMD calls Dual-Sight. It will worth mentioning that both front and rear cameras are capable of recording up to 4K videos.