HMD Global, which now owns the license for Nokia phones, is gearing up to launch Nokia 8 with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage at an event in New Delhi tomorrow, September 26.
According to Winfuture report, Nokia 8 with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage could launch on October 20 and this launch will take place in Germany and Polished Blue is the only colour available in this version.
Currently, we don’t have any information about the availability of the new device in other countries. You can expect this Nokia 8 high-end variant will be priced at EUR 669 (roughly Rs. 51,700) in India.
Watch The Nokia 8 – Form and Function:
Nokia 8 is the first mobile phone, that having exclusive Dual-Sight mode camera so that you can use both front and back cameras simultaneously for split-screen photos and video.
Nokia 8 features 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.
Other than the increased RAM and internal storage, premium Nokia 8 will have similar specifications to standard Nokia 8. It will sport a 5.3-inch 2K display with a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels. Under the hood, the device will have same Snapdragon 835 processor.
HMD Global has opted for an RGB and monochrome sensor setup on the back, and also gives users the option of using the front and back camera at the same time, including for a Facebook Live Stream.
The front camera is 13MP with 4K video recording support as well. Nokia 8 has a 3090 mAh battery on board and it supports Quick Charge 3.0 technology. The smartphone is IP54 rated, which means it is splash-proof though the company is not calling it water resistant.