After a dreary begin with appealing Android cell-phones, the Nokia brand could at last be reinvigorated by the Nokia 8, if the bits of gossip about the top of the line Android cell-phone are valid.
The premium Nokia 8 could get everything from double cameras to Qualcomm’s quickest Snapdragon 835 chip (a similar one that is in the Samsung Galaxy S8), as per understood versatile tipster Evan Blass, who likewise composes for VentureBeat. The cell-phone could dispatch as ahead of schedule as July 31, Blass proposes.
Assuming genuine, this is exactly what the Nokia mark once a main two titan of versatile needs. After Microsoft sold an organization called HMD the rights to use the Nokia portable name in 2016, the organization has discharged three midrange Nokia Android cell-phones, the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6, and a return to a basic element cell-phone, the Nokia 3310. The Nokia 8 could assist take some gloss back to the hailing brand.
Some supposed Nokia 8 specs include:
- 5.3-inch screen
- 2,560×1,440-pixel determination (QHD)
- Double 13-megapixel cameras including Zeiss glasses
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat
- Snapdragon 835 processor
- 4GB or 6GB of RAM
The cell-phone is likewise said to cost around 589 euros, which means about $675, £520 or AUD$865. This puts it at a higher cost than the current most costly alternative the Nokia 6.
The Nokia 8 uncover was hypothesized to happen in a limited time Nokia video in May, but the real video didn’t show much other than looks of the cell-phone’s appearance.
HMD Global, which licenses the Nokia mark name, declined to remark on this story.