Nokia 8 Specs and Features – A Nokia-branded phone used to be one of the biggest mobile phone manufacturers in the world. This giant fell behind with the advent of some iPhone and Android smartphone. Finish company HMD Global has a licensing agreement that allows this company to make Nokia-branded smartphones. In August 2017, the firm launched its first flagship under Nokia brand which is called as Nokia 8. It is the new Android smartphone of HMD Global which is the comeback of Nokia to the smartphone market. Based on what we got so far about this new handset, the design of this flagship is aimed to be one of a high-end smartphone offering some high-end specs and features. Here, we are sharing what we have collected about Nokia 8 Specs and Features to know how it can be the part of the high-end smartphone on today’s market.
Promising chipset and RAM
As the new flagship which is launched around the launch of Samsung flagship, it has almost the same level of specs and features. This smartphone comes with a 5.3-inch touchscreen display with a great resolution that makes it bright and clear display of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels at a PPI of 554 pixels per inch. This phone is powered by 1.8 octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor which is very good at managing the power consumption. This new Android handset also comes with 4GB of RAM to offer what the most people always expect of a modern smartphone. For the internal storage of this phone, it packs 64GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 256GB via a provided microSD card.
Updated specs and features of Nokia 8’s camera
Nokia 8 has some updated specs and features, and one of the proofs the Android 7.1.1 as the processor of the phone, and it is powered by a non-removable battery with 3,090 capacity. The design of this phone is slim enough in 151 x 73.70 x 7.90. This dual SIM (both are GSM) smartphone accepts the Nano-SIM for both slots. This Nokia flagship packs dual-lens consists of a 13MP and a monochrome camera lens for the main camera on the rear. For taking selfies and video call, Nokia 8 has a 13MP for the front camera. The dual-lens camera of Nokia 8 is not a brand new idea, but it is more than good with the additional features and app that offer more options for the user to get more experience in capturing images and videos even like a pro. One more the most exciting feature of the Nokia 8 camera is for the added Bothie mode. This mode allows the user to capture images of record video using both rear and front camera. With this mode, the display of Nokia 8 will split into two part showing the object of both rear and front camera at the same time side by side.
Nokia 8 Connectivity Options
As a dual SIM smartphone, this new flagship offers plenty options for its connectivity. This connectivity options of Nokia 8 includes Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, and more. Further more, this phone also equipped with several sensors including Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, and Gyroscope.
High-end display feature of Nokia 8
Nokia 8 has the resolution amount that closes to a pixel-perfect density of 554ppi which is protected with a sheet of great protection by featuring a Gorilla Glass 5 to prevent any stretch that can damage the flawless screen of the phone. Although Nokia doesn’t offer the trend of bezel less design for the display, the screen of this phone is bright and clear which is expected the quality of the screen on a high-end smartphone. The bright and clear screen of Nokia 8 come from 663cd/m2 which is better than suitable for the most brilliant days, very bright so that you don’t have to squint at the phone. The color accuracy of Nokia 8 display is also great. It has an RGB color gamut coverage of 98.5% when it is measured with an X-Rite color calibrator.
Well, that’s some highlighted specs and features of Nokia 8. It used to be one of the most favorite phones on its era. With this comeback flagship, hopefully, Nokia get the dazzling quality back like it used to have. If we look on the paper, Nokia 8 has all above board. We’ll see whether there is room for this phone in 2017 to compete with the other smartphone. As we know, tech enthusiasts now tend to choose something because of its reputation. In fact, some products with a good reputation have better reliability than the one with the average reputation. Although several products are offering the same specs and features, we can’t bet that they are having the same quality of durability. Well, let the time answer this question.