Nokia 8 with dual camera set-up, Carl Zeiss optics launched at ₹ 36,999

HMD Global today launched the Nokia 8 smartphone in India for ₹ 36,999. Nokia 8 is the first flagship device running on Pure Android from HMD Global. The device will go on sale exclusively via Amazon India starting October 14.

Nokia 8

Nokia 8 introduces a world-first in enabling Dual-Sight video to be live-streamed natively and in real-time to social feeds such as Facebook and YouTube. Dual-Sight simultaneously harnesses both the front and rear cameras in a split screen visual for both photos and videos. With just one touch, this world-first live stream capability gives more immersive experiences for those who love to create and share special memories.

Nokia 8 is also the first smartphone to feature Nokia OZO Audio, placing exclusive Hollywood technology in the palm of your hand. OZO spatial 360° audio brings a fully immersive audio experience to your 4K video. Leading-edge 360° audio capture ensures the playback lets you truly relive the moment so your memories never fade.

The Nokia 8 boasts a full metal unibody design and IP54 certification, which makes the device splash-proof. The handset sports a 5.3inch LCD display with 2.5D Curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor clocked at 2.45GHz with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The storage capacity can be topped up by another 256GB via microSD card. The handset runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box.

Nokia 8 features a 13 MP dual image-fusion rear camera with both colour and monochrome sensors, plus a wide-angle 13 MP phase detection auto-focus front camera. Both front and rear cameras are equipped with Carl Zeiss optics. The handste packs a 3,090mAh battery. Other features include 4G VoLTE, WiFI, Bluetooth 5, GPS and USB Type – C.

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