After a long wait, HMD Global’s First and True Flagship the Nokia 8 has finally arrived in Nepal. This Flagship phone is Nokia’s most powerful smartphone. The phone will be available in the Nepali mobile market from 7th December whereas pre-order is already started via Daraz Online Shopping. The price of Nokia 8 in Nepal is Rs. 62,999, however, with a decent Black Friday discount the phone will be available for Rs.59,999.
Talking about the specs, Nokia’s True-Flagship features a 6000-series aluminum uni-body which brings the premium look of the phone. Nokia 8 comes with a 5.3-inch IPS LCD (1440 x 2560 pixels) HD display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on top.The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-core clocked at 1.8GHz SoC alongside Adreno 540 GPU. The phone comes with a variant of 4GB/6GB RAM coupled with 64GB/128GB on board. The storage can be further extended up to 256 GB via MicroSD card.
In the optics section, Nokia 8 comes with Dual-camera setup on the rear with a 13 MP + 13MP camera having f/2.0, laser & phase detection, autofocus, Carl Zeiss optics, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash. Upfront the smartphone sports a 13 MP camera with f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, 1.12 µm pixel size, 2160p. Apart from the major camera specs an excellent video shooting of 2160p at 30fps and 1080p at 30fps is also supported by the phone.
Nokia 8 is backed by a 3090 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery for powerful performance. The phone currently runs on Android v7.1.1 Nougat with Android 8.0 update on the pipeline. The fingerprint sensor is mounted on the front.
Pre-Order, Availability, and Pricing
Nokia 8 comes in the variants of four vivid colors: Tempered Blue, Polished Blue, Tempered Steel and Polished Copper. As of now, only the Pre-Booking is available, however, the sales will begin from 7th December onwards. Nokia 8 with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM is subjected to order. Daraz claimed, “You will receive a call from our Customer Service Team once the phones are available from 7th December 2017” once you filled the Pre-Booking form. The booking period is 10 days long starting from 20th November to 30th November. The Price of Nokia 8 in Nepal is Rs. 62,999.
Nokia 8 Key Specs
|Display||5.3 inches 2K (1440 x 2560), 554ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|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|
|Front Camera||13MP f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, 4K@30fps|
|OS||Android 7.1 Nougat( guaranteed Android O update)|
|Battery||3,090mAh with Quick charge 3.0|
Price of Nokia 8 in Nepal: Rs.62,999.