Nokia 8, the flagship smartphone of HMD International Right Now, has Obtained a steep Rs. 8,000 Cost cut in India.
The Nokia 8 price in India at the time of its launching in last October has been Rs. 36,999, but has now dropped to Rs. 28,999. This move comes only weeks before a ton of Nokia phones, for example, Nokia 8 (2018) version, is expected to take a look at the company’s event at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona. Together with the Nokia 8, the very affordable Nokia 5 3GB RAM version has received a price cut also, going down from Rs. 13,499 into Rs. 12,499.
The Nokia 8, on the other hand, is up to now the company’s flagship offering. The dual-SIM (Nano) Nokia 8 originally came with Android 7.1 Nougat however obtained Android 8.0 Oreo recently. It’s a 5.3-inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D arch Corning Gorilla Glass 5 security. The handset also has an IP54-rated construct that is splash-resistant. Additionally, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, paired with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM.
On the part of imaging, the Nokia 8 comes with a double rear camera setup that features two 13-megapixel picture detectors – like an RGB sensor using optical image stabilisation (OIS), whereas another one includes a monochrome sensor. Both detectors have an f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 76.9-degree wide-angle lens and accompanied with a dual-tone LED flash and an IR rangefinder. Front of this Nokia 8 match a 13-megapixel camera detector using an f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 78.4-degree wide-angle lens. Also, the smartphone comes preloaded with a ‘bothie’ attribute that allows users to capture photos or videos using front and rear camera installations simultaneously. There’s also OZO Audio tech on board for spatial 360-degree audio recording that uses three built-in microphones.
The Nokia 8 comes with 64GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (around 256GB) at a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. Connectivity choices on the smartphone contain 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C (v3.1), and a 3.5millimeter headphone jack. The flagship Nokia handset also includes onboard sensors, including an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity detector. Additionally, it has a 3090mAh battery and measures 151.5×73.7×7.9mm.
Nokia 5 specifications
Further, it’s powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, combined with 3GB of RAM. The smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera detector with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF lens along with dual-tone flash. Onthe front, it’s an 8-megapixel autofocus camera detector using an f/2.0 aperture, 84-degree field-of-view lens. The smartphone has 16GB internal storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
In terms of connectivity, the Nokia 5 has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB with OTG, plus a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board comprise an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor.