Nokia 8 will compete with many popular mobiles like the Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, OnePlus 5 in the respective segment.
Nokia 8 is now available in India via Amazon at a price of Rs 36,999. The phone, HMD Global’s first flagship device of the year, was unveiled last month. Nokia 8 will compete with many popular mobiles like the Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, OnePlus 5 in the respective segment. The company had earlier informed that the Nokia 8 will be made in India.
The new Nokia 8 comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The smartphone packs 5.3-inch 2K LCD display with Gorilla Glass 5 on top. It runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset. The smartphone also features an aluminium body and has a curved metal design with a front-mounted fingerprint scanner. This comes with a microSD card slot, with support for upto 256GB.
On the Operating System part, the phone will run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, with the company promising a quick update to Android Oreo in the near future. The phone sports a 13MP dual rear camera with laser and phase autofocus, image stabilization, and Carl Zeiss optics. For selfies, it comes with a 13 Mega Pixel front camera.
Well, in a USP, Nokia has enabled users to use the front and back camera at the same time. This is the first phone in India that can simultaneously live stream a selfie while using its back camera. The new phone sees direct competition with Apple new iPhone series, Samsung Galaxy S and Note series, OnePlus 5, and more. HMD Global, which now makes the Nokia-branded smartphones, has already released Nokia 6, 5 and 3 phones in 2017.