Nokia 8 Launch: The much anticipated Nokia 8 launch marks its date now. This Nokia Android Flagship rendered leaks speculated a huge hype around the phone. The recent leaks suggested that the Nokia 8 will compete with the likes of iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy Note 8. It is believed that Nokia 8 smartphone will get a slim design to grab all the user attention. However, HMD global is gearing up to launch Nokia 8 to reach high-end smartphone users.
Nokia 8 launch date:
According to media invites sent by HMD Global, the Nokia 8 launch date is August 16. However, it is unclear that whether HMD global will live stream the Nokia 8 launch event or not. As the mobile maker has live streamed the Nokia event in MWC earlier, hopefully, the company may follow the same in the Nokia 8 launch event too.
Nokia 8 Specifications & Features
Earlier leaks suggest that the Nokia 8 features 5.3-inch QHD display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. It is expected the smartphone to be powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC and will be made available in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants. On storage font, Nokia might offer 32GB and 64GB internal memory as per the RAM variant which user chooses.
Moving to camera department, Nokia 8 packs dual 13-megapixel rear cameras with \Carl Zeiss lens. Another 13-megapixel front facing camera is expected for selfies and video calls. The camera is capable of recording 4K videos. Nokia 8 may be available in four color options – Blue, Steel, Gold/Blue, and Gold/Copper. The device might be backed by a 3999mAh non-removable battery.
Nokia 8 price in India:
Recent reports claim that Nokia 8 price starts at EUR 589 (roughly Rs. 43,400). Yet, this isn’t an expensive when compared with the Apple and Samsung flagships. However, Nokia 8 performance does matter to justify Nokia 8 price in the premium bracket.