Last month HMD Global owned Nokia launched it’s much leaked smartphone called the Nokia 8. It was Nokia’s first smartphone to sport a dual camera setup and Zeiss optics were back with this device. Now the company is all set to launch the Nokia 8 in India on 26th September. Though there is no official confirmation about the device but Nokia has sent out press invites for an event on 26th September and we expect it to be the Nokia 8.
The smartphone is powered by 2,4GHz Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU and 4GB or 6GB of RAM. It sports a 5.3 inch Quad HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on top. It comes with 64GB or 128GB of internal storage expandable via MicroSD upto 256GB.
Nokia 8 comes with a 13 megapixel dual rear camera setup out of which one is a monochrome sensor and one is RGB. The front facing camera is also of 13 megapixels but comes with 78.4 degree wide angle lens and f/2.0 aperture. Both the front and the back cameras are capable of recording 4K footage and comes with Nokia’s Dual-Sight mode which let’s you use both the cameras simultaneously.
It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box with Android Oreo update coming soon. While globally everyone is waiting for the Nokia 9 with a bezel-less display we in India are all set to see the launch of the Nokia 8. Will you buy it? Let us know in the comments below and stay tuned to Sid Tech for more tech updates.