After launching Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6, Nokia and HMD Global are apparently working on a high-end device, probably the Nokia 8. The smartphone has been subjected to several leaks and rumors which revealed a lot about the upcoming Nokia 8. Also, a new report coming from Germany is hinting that Nokia 8 be will perhaps be launched on July 31, along with revealing its expected price tag.
According to WinFuture, a German website, Nokia 8 will be launched on July 31. It is rumored that HMD Global is working on two brand new high-end devices called Nokia 8 and Nokia 9. Both of these smartphones will be released around the same time. There is no assurance on Nokia 9, but reports are indefinitely hinting at the launch of Nokia 8.
As per hi-tech specs, the device is expected to give a tough competition to other high-end smartphones by Apple, Samsung, Google, and so on. The smartphone will reportedly be launched in two versions— one will be launched with a dual SIM slot, whereas the second model may be launched with a single SIM slot. It is also expected to be priced at 589 Euros, which roughly comes around INR 44,000. This price front is mostly reported for the European market; the device is expected to come with a lower price tag in various other markets. As for now, there is no confirmation on the news whether Nokia 8 will come to India or not; but there are high chances that the device will be launched in India too, because of the memories that Indians have attached with Nokia. Also, we can definitely expect Nokia 8 because the company has readily launched all its smartphones, Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6, in the country.
Nokia 8 specs and features
Nokia 8 is circulating plenty of rumors around the globe already. Depending up on all this, Nokia 8 is rumored to release with a 5.7-inch 2K display and has the latest Android version of 7.1.1 Nougat. The smartphone will come equipped with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. The Nokia 8 will be made available with a model TA-1004 number. The device is anticipated to come with Qualcomm’s latest processor: Snapdragon 835. The front camera of the smartphone will apparently consist of a dual camera set, and each sensor is expected to be of 13-megapixel. Furthermore, the camera will come paired with a dual LED flash for the users to click world-class selfies.
From the three Android phones that Nokia launched recently in India, Nokia 3 is already made available to the users, and it has received a staggering reaction in India. On the other hand, Nokia 6 is now made available for pre-orders in India, only on Amazon; and the sale is expected to start from August 23rd. With regards to Nokia 5, there hasn’t been any official report on the availability of the device, but rumors have it that the device will be made available for sale to the users sometime around August 15.