Nokia 8 with 5.3″ QHD Display, 4GB RAM, OZO Audio, Dual Rear Cameras Launched in India at ₹36,999

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Nokia 8 was first introduced globally on 17th August 2017 and today the company has launched it in India at an event held in New Delhi. It is the first dual camera smartphone from Nokia and also the first device to feature Nokia OZO spatial 360° audio technology that has been used by Hollywood filmmakers and music producers. It flaunts a metal unibody design made up of a single block of 6000 series aluminum through the 40-stage process of machining, anodizing and polishing. The dual camera setup includes a 13 Megapixel dual image-fusion rear cameras with one color and another monochrome. Both front and rear cameras are equipped with ZEISS optics and the rear camera supports 4K video recording. For selfies and video calls, it includes a PDAF powered 13 Megapixel front camera. The device sold in India supports dual SIM and features a hybrid SIM tray.

Nokia 8 Blue India

Nokia 8 sports a 5.3″ QHD polarized display with a resolution of 25660×1440 pixels and protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Under the hood is Qualcomm’s high-performance Snapdragon 835 mated with 4GB RAM and 3090mAh battery. Nokia has also introduced a new camera mode called Dual-Sight mode. It allows you use both front and rear camera in the split screen mode and can also be live streamed to social feeds such as Facebook and YouTube. The fingerprint scanner is embedded into the menu button. This device offers an internal memory of 64GB and runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with a guaranteed update to Android Oreo in coming weeks. Key connectivity features included are USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi AC, GPS, VoLTE, and 3.5mm audio port.

The Nokia 8 will be offered in Polished Blue, Polished Copper, Tempered Blue, & Steel hues and priced at ₹36,999. It is exclusively available online through Amazon India and also through offline retail stores starting October 14, 2017.

Update (1st Feb 2018) – Nokia 8 gets a price cut. Now available at ₹28,999.

Nokia 8 Specifications
  • 5.3″ QHD Display, 2560 x 1440 Pixels
  • Gorilla Glass 5, 2.5D Glass
  • Metal Unibody, Fingerprint Scanner
  • Splashproof (IP54)
  • 2.5GHz Snapdragon 835 Processor, Octa-core
  • 4GB RAM, Adreno 540 GPU
  • 64GB Storage, microSD Support up to 256GB
  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat
  • 13MP Dual Rear Cameras, f/2.0, OIS, PDAF, IR Range Finder, Dual-tone LED flash
  • 13MP Front Camera, PDAF, 78.4˚ Lens, Display Flash
  • 4K Video Recording with Nokia OZO Spatial 360° Audio
  • 3090mAh Battery, Quick Charge 3.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM, Nano+Nano/microSD
  • 2G/3G/4G LTE, TDD Band 40, VoLTE
  • Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi a/b/g/n/ac
  • USB Type-C 3.1, 3.5mm Audio Jack, 3-mics
  • Sensors – Ambient Light, Proximity, Accelerometer, E-Compass, Gyro, Hall, Barometer
  • Dimensions (HxWxT) – 151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight – 160g
  • Colors – Polished Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel, Polished Copper
  • Price – ₹36,999
  • In the Box – Handset, Charger, Data Cable, Headset, SIM Door Key, Manual


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