Nokia 8 launched: Top 5 features of the company’s most expensive phone

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DELHI: HMD Global has finally revealed its much talked about flagship smartphone , the Nokia 8. The company’s first high-end smartphone was unveiled at an event in London, UK, and will be hitting the shelves in the Europe starting first week of September. The device is priced at 599 euros (roughly Rs 45,200). The smartphone comes with top-of-the-line specifications. Here are some of the key features of Nokia 8

13MP dual-rear cameras with Carl Zeiss lenses

This is perhaps one of the most talked about features of the Nokia 8. The smartphone comes with dual 13MP rear cameras. Both are powered by Carl Zeiss. While the first lens shoots coloured shots with OIS, the secondary rear camera shoots in monochrome. The primary camera has an aperture of f/2.0 along with PDAF and dual-tone LED flash.

‘Bothie’ feature

Ever since the launch of Nokia 8, HMD Global has been advertising the smartphone’s ‘Bothie’ feature or Dual-Sight mode. The feature makes use of both the front and rear cameras of the smartphone to show the two angles on the screen. People can use this feature to live stream on YouTube and Facebook Live.

Nokia OZO spatial audio technology

Nokia 8 is also HMD’s first smartphone to come with OZO spatial 360-degree audio technology. The technology allows the smartphone to capture crisp and clear sounds, removing the ambient noise or background noise. The feature, when clubbed with video recording, results in an enhanced multimedia experience.

Qualcomm’s top-end processor Snapdragon 835 processor

Nokia 8 runs on the latest and also one of the most powerful mobile processors available in the market right now – Qualcomm Snapdragon 835. The octa-core processor should work at its best when clubbed with 4GB RAM and stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat UI.

6000 series aluminium uni-body build

Like the previous models, the Nokia 8 too is made out of metal except for a better quality 6000 series aluminium block. This not only gives the device sturdiness but a premium look as well. The device comes in four colour options – Polished Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel and Polished Copper.

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Nokia 8 specifications

Summary
performanceOcta core
display5.7″ (14.48 cm)
storage64 GB
camera24 MP
battery3000 mAh
ram6 GB
special features
heart rate monitorYes
fingerprint sensor positionFront
other sensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope
fingerprint sensorYes
general
operating systemAndroid v7.0 (Nougat)
sim slotsDual SIM, GSM+GSM
model8
launch dateFebruary 20, 2018 (Unofficial)
brandNokia
sim sizeSIM1: Micro SIM2: Micro
network4G: Available (supports Indian bands) 3G: Available, 2G: Available
fingerprint sensorYes
multimedia
audio jack3.5 mm
performance
chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
graphicsAdreno 540
processorOcta core (2.45 GHz, Quad core, Kryo + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo)
architecture64 bit
ram6 GB
design
thickness7.9 mm
width74 mm
weight156 grams
height153 mm
coloursBlack
display
display typeIPS LCD
screen to body ratio78.93 %
pixel density515 ppi
screen protectionCorning Gorilla Glass v5
screen size5.7 inches (14.48 cm)
screen resolution1440 x 2560 pixels
touch screenYes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
storage
internal memory64 GB
expandable memoryYes Up to 256 GB
camera
settingsISO control
aperture2.0 F
camera featuresAuto Flash, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus
autofocusYes
shooting modesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
resolution12 MP Front Camera
optical image stabilisationYes
flashYes Dual-LED CCT Flash
video recording1920×1080 @ 30 fps
battery
user replaceableNo
typeLi-ion
capacity3000 mAh
network connectivity
wifiYes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n 5GHz, Dual antennas, MIMO, WEP
wifi featuresWi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
bluetoothYes v5.0
volteYes
nfcYes
network support4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
gpsYes with A-GPS, Glonass
sim 14G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 850(band 5)3G Bands: UMTS 1700 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz 4G Speed: 150 Mbit/s ? 1000 Mbit/s ? (LTE category Cat 16)GPRS:Available EDGE:Available
sim sizeSIM1: Micro, SIM2: Micro
sim 22G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

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