After a long wait, as promised HMD Global is planning to unveil the launch of the new Nokia 8 today. The Nokia’s flagship smartphone is first releasing at an event in London. With a lot of competition for smartphone placement, Nokia is finding its spot with the release of its strong flagship contender the Nokia 8.
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Here is everything you need to know starting with specs, pricing, launch stream and features
Nokia 8 Specifications
It is only just a matter of time that we will find out the official Nokia 8 specifications, as for now let’s go with the leaks and rumors. There will be three variants of Nokia 8 with model number TA-1004, TA-1010, TA-1052. The smartphone will feature a full metal unibody with a 5.3-inch Quad HD Display (2560 x 1440 pixels) on top. It will come with 4GB of RAM (also expected 6GB version), 64 GB internal storage. The device will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU. On the camera side, there will be 13 megapixel-shooter on both rear and front sensors. The phone will feature Android 7.1 OS. A report suggests, the device will feature dual-lens Zeiss camera.
Nokia 8 Price in Nepal and Release Date
As rumors suggested the Nokia 8 smartphone will be available in three different color variants: Blue, Steel, Gold with Copper and Gold with Blue. Just after the release in London, the phone will be shortly available around the globe. Unfortunately, it won’t be so soon in Nepal. An estimated report suggests that the phone might land in Nepal after a couple of months. As the flagship smartphone is a powerful device the price will obviously be expensive. If the rumors turn out to be true the phone might cost around £465-£599, US$ 686 / 589 Euros. The price might differ depending on the launch and distributors. However, the price of Nokia 8 in Nepal could be somewhere around Rs. 70,381.
Nokia 8 Launch Live Stream
Since the Nokia company is owned by HMD Global, they have a tradition of live streaming their product release. Hopefully, the new Nokia 8 would get the same treatment as the other Nokia releases. The live stream will be covered on Nokia’s official youtube channel. We will embed the live video as soon as it begins. Stay with us till the update.
Nokia 8 Key Highlights
|Display||5.3-inch QHD resolution Display with 1440 x2560 pixels|
|Processor||Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Internal Storage||64GB (expandable up to 256GB)|
|Rear Camera||Dual (13MP + 13MP) with Carl Zeiss Optics and Dual LED flash|
|OS||Android 7.1 Nougat( guaranteed Android O update)|
|Battery||3,090mAh with Quick charge 3.0|
More Features of Nokia 8
- Fingerprint sensor
- Always on Display
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (MIMO),
- Bluetooth 5.0
- Fast Charging
- GPS + GLONASS
- USB 3.1 Type-C
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