Nokia 8 gets massive price cut of Rs. 8,000, confirmed by Amazon.in. However, the price cut doesn’t come officially from HMD Global, but the headset has been slashed to Rs. 28,999 on Amazon India website. To recall, the Nokia 8 smartphone was launched in India priced at Rs. 36,999 last year in October month.
Nokia 8 Specifications
Nokia 8 features 5.3-inch QHD IPS LCD display covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The body seems to be well crafted built with 6000 series Aluminium, with the IP54 rating to protect against basic water splashes. On the rear, the Nokia 8 features a dual camera setup, with a 13MP + 13MP camera combination, OIS, PDAF and a dual LED flash. On the front, the Nokia 8 features a 13MP camera.
Nokia 8’s cameras are powered by Carl Zeiss, extending the long-standing Nokia-Carl Zeiss partnership since the Symbian days. Other notable camera features include Bothie, Livestream split-screen footage from the front and back cameras to YouTube and Facebook, something HMD calls Dual-Sight. Moreover, both front and rear shooters are capable of recording up to 4K videos.
The device is powered by the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset paired with Adreno 540 GPU. It runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), but, the handset can be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo; also company either promises to provide monthly security updates. Regarding storage, the handset employs 64GB internal storage coupled with 4GB RAM, including a MicroSD slot for further expansion.
Nokia 8 Key Features
|Display||5.3-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) QHD 2K display|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla glass 5|
|Processor||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 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|