Nokia 8 Sports 24 Megapixels Primary Camera: Features & Specifications

 

Nokia 8 is an upcoming smartphone which is expected to be launched by July 20, 2017. The expected price of Nokia 8 online in India is Rs. 33,990.

Nokia was one of the world’s biggest mobile phone manufacturers but it fell behind with the influx of iPhone and Android smartphones. In 2014, Nokia’s devices and services department was sold to Microsoft. In 2016, Finnish company HMD Global came into the picture and bought a part of Microsoft’s feature phone business and has a licensing agreement that allows it to make smartphones under the Nokia brand. And after a year they launched “Nokia 8”.

This phone is rumoured to come with a 5.70-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels. Nokia 8 packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card also it packs a 24-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 12-megapixel front shooter.

Nokia 8 is expected to run Android 7.0 and be powered by a 3999mAh non-removable battery.

The phone tipped to be a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that will allow a Micro-SIM. The connectivity options in this phone are said to include- Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG and 4G. Now coming to its sensors, they are expected to include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

GENERAL

Launch Date July 20, 2017 (Unofficial)
Brand Nokia
Model 8
Operating System Android v7.0 (Nougat)
SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Micro
Network SIM2: Micro
Fingerprint Sensor 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)

DESIGN

Height 153 mm
Width Compare Size
Thickness 74 mm
Weight 7.9 mm
Colours 156 grams

DISPLAY

Screen Size 5.7 inches (14.48 cm)
Screen Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel Density 515 ppi
Display Type IPS LCD
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass v5
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

PERFORMANCE

Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Processor Octa core (2.45 GHz, Quad core, Kryo + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo)
Architecture 64 bits
Graphics Adreno 540
RAM 6 GB

STORAGE

Internal Memory 64 GB
Expandable Memory Up to 256

CAMERA

Resolution 24 MP Primary Camera
Autofocus Yes
Aperture 2.0 F
Optical Image Stabilisation Yes
Flash Yes
Settings Dual-LED CCT Flash
Shooting Modes ISO control
Camera Features High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Video Recording Auto Flash, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus
Resolution 3840×2160 @ 30 fps, 1920×1080 @ 60 fps
Video Recording 12 MP Front Camera

BATTERY 

Capacity 3000 mAh
Type Li-ion
User Replaceable No
 

NETWORK & CONNECTIVITY

SIM Size SIM1: Micro, SIM2: Micro
Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE Yes
SIM 1 4G Bands:
SIM 2 TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
Wi-Fi FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 850(band 5)
Wi-Fi Features 3G Bands:
Bluetooth UMTS 1700 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPS 2G Bands:
NFC GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
Multimedia
Audio Jack 3.5 mm

SPECIAL FEATURES 

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Heart Rate Monitor Yes
Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope