Nokia 8, the flagship from Nokia, is one of the most awaited smartphones in the Nepalese market. Paramount Electronics, the official distributor of Nokia smartphones in Nepal, is gearing up to launch the smartphone here next month. The phone which was launched a couple of months ago in the international market is finally making its way to Nepal. That being said, here are all the things the phone brings to the table for an estimated price of Rs 63,000.
The Nokia 8 packs a 5.5 inch Quad HD IPS display with a pixel density of 554PPI. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 5 and is edged out by a 2.5D glass. Under the hood, the Nokia 8 packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor along with the Adreno 540 GPU. The processor is backed by 4/6GB of RAM and 64/128GB of internal storage respectively. The internal storage can be further expanded via a micro-sd card up to 256GB but only at the expense of the dual-sim support the phone comes with.Nokia with this phone has given high priority to the cameras! It packs a dual f/2.0 13MP Carl Zeis optics on the rear backed by OIS and laser autofocus. The Nokia 8 also has a f/2.0 13MP front camera for all your selfies. The Nokia 8 also comes equipped with a fingerprint scanner embedded into its home button. Other sensors include an accelerometer, compass, proximity sensor and a gyroscope. Software-wise, the phone runs an almost stock version of Android 7.1.1. And finally powering this device all up is a 3090mAh non-user removable battery. This will be enough to get users a full day worth of battery life without any issues. And if the battery does run out there is the inclusion of Quick Charge 3.0 and USB Type C port for faster charging time.