Nokia Starts Sending Out Invites For August 16th Event, Expected To Launch Nokia 8

by Pavan Kumar B.C 10

Nokia has now started sending out invites for an event which is scheduled to take place in London on August 16th. It is expected that the company will be launching the new Nokia 8 smartphone at the event. There are a ton of rumors and speculations surrounding this smartphone and we have covered most of them. Earlier today, we also saw the reports on the new Copper Gold variant of the same and it is expected that all of this will be unveiled on this date. Stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more info on this.

Earlier – The Nokia 8 that has been in the leaks from quite a time now pops up again in Copper color with Zeiss logo on the rear confirming this device will be sporting a dual camera powered by Zeiss optics. This will be the first device to sport this optic after Nokia has made a comeback into the market. The leaked image reveals the back side of the device and the copper color looks similar to one which we have seen on the Nokia 6. There is nothing much known about the device yet, but we can expect it to be unveiled soon.

Earlier: A few days back, we have seen HMD unveiling its Nokia 6 handset and it was launched only in the Chinese market. Then we got the leaks of the global variant that were spotted on Bluetooth certification, and it was expected to be unveiled at the MWC. Now there is another device that has been leaked, dubbed as Nokia 8 which will be another pure Android device and also could be the true flagship device that HMD has promised to put forward on 26th of February at the MWC 2017.

Codenamed as Nokia Supreme, the Nokia 8 is creating curiosity but nothing is confirmed about the specifications yet. Although, we can expect some high-end specifications since it is going to be the flagship device. According to the leaks, the handset will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 chipset and will feature 5.7-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display with 2560 x 1440 (QHD) resolutions. The display is touted to be a flat screen HDM is also expected to push another cheaper variant of this handset with Snapdragon 821 processor.

Moreover, the device is also said to sport a 24MP camera sensor on the rear with OIS and super EIS, and it will be accompanied with12MP camera on the front for high quality video calling and also for selfie lovers. It is also said to come with two different storage options, 64GB and 128GB variants which can be further extendable up to 256GB via microSD card slot. It will come out of the box with Android 7.0 Nougat as even Nokia 6 shipped with the same.

The Nokia 6 came with a 5.5-inch display with Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution with a protection of 2.5D Gorilla Glass on top. Under the hood, it has a 64-bit Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor with a clocking speed of 1.4GHz, coupled with Adreno 505 GPU and 4GB of RAM. It will feature a 16MP camera and has a 3000mAh battery. What do you think about this new leak of the Nokia device? Stay tuned to PhoneRadar and comment in the section below if you have more queries on the same.

Pavan Kumar B.C

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Pavan is an Electronic & Communication Engineer, a Gadget freak and has passion towards Photography, Wild life, Sports and always trying and finding new thing in the fields interested. He also collects rare information, which are not in books (mostly about animals), and very much interested in modelling and acting. Loves to spend time with friends, kids and importantly, PETS!