Nokia 8 flagship announced with Snapdragon 835, Dual Cam and more

Today HMD Global finally unveiled its flagship Nokia 8 smartphone. It comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset, dual camera setup and more.

Previously, the company released the Nokia 6 with a Snapdragon 430 chipset, and the Nokia 3 and 5 as lower end devices.

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Nokia 8 Steel

 

Camera – Nokia 8 comes with Zeiss dual 13 MP rear camera setup that combines a color and monochrome sensor, shots from which are combined into a single shot with greater contrast using “Image Fusion Technology”. The front camera is 13 MP featuring auto-focus, two-tone flash, apertures of f/2.0, and a special mode called “Boothie”.

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Nokia 8

Nokia’s Bothie feature allows users to snap photos or record video using footage from both the front and rear cameras, split down the middle 50/50 and then be streamed directly to Facebook Live or YouTube natively from the camera app.

Sound – The new Nokia flagship smartphone comes with Ozo Audio. The phone uses multiple microphones to capture high dynamic range and record binaural audio, which produces a high-quality stereo sound when you go to share the video with your friends, family, or YouTube/Facebook fans.

Other Specs – The Nokia 8 is powered by a Snapdragon 835 with 4 GB RAM. It also has a 5.3-inch QHD display, 64 GB storage, microSD support, and a 3,090 mAh battery. The phone will come with the latest Android OS.

Colors – The Nokia 8 will launch in four colors – Polished Blue, Polished Copper, Tempered Blue, and Steel. Keep in mind some of these colors could be specific to certain regions or carriers.

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Nokia 8 Family

Nokia 8 will be available on September 6th globally for a price of 599 Euros.