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Nokia 8 Full Specifications and Price

Nokia has officially unveiled a new top of the class phone that will be of great appeal to photo lovers. Officially released 16th August 2017, this seems to possess top class qualities you had loved to check out as Nokia's recent brands of phones draw strong competition with Apple and Samsung Galaxy Phones. Nokia's drive to remain strong and unique competitors reflects on the grade of this device which boasts of a new camera technology that no other mobile phone company has ever used. Sooner, other companies will follow suit. Nokia has, however, set the pace on this one. The device equally integrates a captivating framework painstaking developed to reflect the true appearance of modern technologies. This should really be a breakthrough device for the big guys and fun lovers.

Nokia 8 Body Design and Colours


It equally has an updated version of Android Nougat and an octa-core technology to make the experience even better with high-speed processing and multi-tasking functionality. In addition to this, the storage capacity grants the confidence and space to install as many of your favourite applications direct from Google Play Store.

Check the full specifications and where to make an order and check the price below.

Top Features

Camera - Capturing both sides of the story

Delivering dual cameras which have never been seen or manufactured before. Both the front and rear cameras are designed with high colour duality with OIS and a dual tone flash to capture high-quality photos. Each is 13 MP and based on the Zeiss Optics technology, meaning every snapshot moment becomes a story worth sharing.

Simultaneous photo capturing with front and rear camera

Another feature of these two cameras is that photos can be captured with the front and rear cameras simultaneously. So, you can nip a shot of what is at your front and at the same time capture what is behind you. The dual image-fusion rear camera with both colour and monochrome sensors, plus a wide-angle 13 MP phase detection auto-focus front camera captures the soothing images for live sharing.

In the reality of it, if you're a lover of selfies and photos, this is your type of device. You capture live streaming to social media allowing your followers and friends to feel the experience as it occurs from your side.

Design - Made with Ultimate Craftsmanship 

The glittering and reflective appearance of the phone confirms the manufacturer's description of the rigorous, technical and painstaking stages and process the design went through before the final product was delivered.
The Nokia 8 undergoes a rigorous 40-stage process of machining, anodising and polishing to ensure its distinctive design pairs flawlessly with the polished aluminium uni-body.
This design means that with one hand you can get a firm grasps and feel, plus the aesthetic presentation. The aluminium body acts as a shock-shield to protect hardware components from being damaged in the event of fall or sudden hitting.

The edges have been slightly curved to add further gloss to the sight and appearance. Likewise, the slimmed overall design ensures convenience for one-hand operation and assures portability. The dimensions stand at 151.5 mm x 73.7 mm x 7.9 mm.

Nokia 8 body design

Battery

The battery capacity is fairly rated at 3090 mAh which is non-removable. With this capacity, it reaches a standby talk time of 36  hours (1.5 days) and a heavy usage time of 24 hours (1 day). This allows you to watch your favourite videos, play songs from your top music, stream online videos and watch slideshows of your fancied snapshots.


Software

The multi-tasking capability of this phone is made possible by the Operating System on which it runs. Android 7.1.1 (Android Nougat) is an upgraded version of Nougat 7.0 which allows users to perform different tasks at the same without exiting any of the windows of open applications. This is most useful when copying information from one application to another and in comparison information on two or more different applications. You can categorise your applications into a folder, customise your launcher and themes and set the nature of the icons.

Google Pay integration allows you to install your favourite applications. By default, it is loaded with several useful applications which are commonly used and desired in smartphones. But, you can add to these by visiting your preferred apps store - Google Play recommended.


Storage

There is enough storage capacity to save as many documents, files, applications and media as you want. With a RAM size of 4 GB and an octa-core processor speed of  2.5 MHz, the speed of operation is incomparable. The ROM (internal) memory is 64 GB of type UFS2.1 and is expandable up to 256 GB via a micro SD Card.

Never be disappointed and frustrated by insufficient storage space again!

Media

You get new dimensions of sound with standard OZO Audio technology which supports 360 degrees recording. It has a background noise reduction capability and an ambient sound reduction functionality that lets you accentuate the right sounds.

The 4K video captures your video clips uniquely with high resolution and imagery that maintains the tone, nature and truthfulness of the sight and sound.

Nokia 8

Availability and Price

Nokia 8 has been released to the consumer and is available in popular online malls and shops. To see Jumia offers and prices, click here. Please signup to my newsletter to get updates on when this top class phone enters the Market.

Nokia 8 Full Specifications

Display

Size
Corning 5.3 Inches
Display Type
IPS QHD
Dimensions
151.5 mm x 73.7 mm x 7.9 mm
Touchscreen
Yes
Resolution
2560 x 1440
Screen protection
Yes
Screen Protection Type
Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 2.5D Glass
Colours
Polished Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel, Polished Copper

Hardware


Processor
Octa core
Processor Speed
2.5 GHz
Processor Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform
CGPU
1.8 GHz, Qualcomm Kryo

Storage

RAM Size
4 GB
RAM Type and Design
LPPDDR4X
ROM Size
64 GB
ROM Type and Design
UFS2.1
Expandable
Yes
Expandable Storage Type
Micro SD Card
Expandable up to
256 GB

Camera

Rear Camera
13 MP
Rear Camera Type
Colour + OIS
Rear Camera Lens
1.12um, f/2.0, 76.90, PDAG, IR Range Finder
Rear Camera Flash Type
Dual tone flash
Front Camera
13 MP PDAF
Front Camera Lens
1.12um, f/2.0, 78.40
Front Camera Flash
Display Flash

Network

Dual SIM
Yes
SIM 1 Type
Nano SIM Slot
SIM 2 Type
Nano SIM Slot
2G
Yes, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (MIMO), BT 5.0
3G
Yes
4G Lite
Yes
Network Speed
LTE Cat. 9, 3CA, 450 Mbps DL/50 Mbps UL
Maps
Yes
GPS
Yes, GPS/AGPS + GLONASS + DBS,

Internet/Connectivity

GPRS
Yes
Edge
Yes
HSPA+
Yes
WLAN
Yes
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
USB Port
Yes
USB Type
Type C, USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
NFC
Yes, NFC (Sharing) ANT+

Sensors

E-Compass (Digital Compass)
Yes
Magnetometer
No
Proximity Sensor
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Barometer
Yes
Temperature sensor
No
Fingerprint Sensor
Yes
Gesture Control
No
Voice Control
Yes
Ambient Light Sensor
Yes
Hall Sensor
Yes
Gyroscope
Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity
3090 mAh2
Standby Time
36 hours
Heavy usage time
24 hours
Battery Type
Li-Ion
Removable
No
Fast Charge
No
Solar Charging
No

Media

Loudspeaker
Yes
FM Radio
Yes
Live Video Streaming
Yes
Social Media Live Video Streaming
Yes
Video
4K video
Audio
Nokia Ozo Spatial 3600 audio
Audio recorder
Yes
Video recorder
Yes
Headphone
3.5 mm ADJ headphone jack 3-mics

Others

Water Resistant
No
Splashproof
Yes, IP54
Dust Resistant
No
In-built antivirus
No
Google Play Integration
Yes

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