HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones has announced the launch of Nokia 8 in India with ZEISS optics, OZO Audio and dual sight live streaming .
The 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.
4.6 mm thin at the edge and just 7.3 mm slim on average, Nokia 8’s seamless unibody is precision milled from a single block of 6000 series aluminium and its pure design has been refined through a 40-stage process of machining, anodizing and polishing.
The phone features the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform and paired with the pure, secure and up-to-date Android experience, ensures outstanding performance.
Nokia 8 is Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 compatible, meaning when your battery is running low you can get back to recording your important moments sooner.
Ajey Mehta, Vice President – India, HMD Global said, ”Millennials, today, are always exploring new ways to create and share content. It’s these creative content creators who inspired us to craft a smartphone with them in mind. That’s why we’ve worked to bring three world firsts – the debut collaboration with ZEISS, OZO spatial 360° Audio, and real-time live streaming using Dual-Sight mode.”
Speaking on the launch, Larry Paulson, Vice-President & President, Qualcomm India said, “ Nokia 8 is the first device from Nokia on the Snapdragon 800 Mobile Platform. With an advanced 10-nanometer design, the Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform offers phenomenal mobile performance on the Nokia 8, delivering an exceptional user experience.”
The Nokia 8 will be available in India starting October 14, 2017 at a recommended best buy price of Rs. 36,999. It comes in four colours – Polished Blue, Tempered Blue and Steel. Nokia 8 in Polished Copper will be available a few weeks after the launch.
The Nokia 8 will be available across key mobile retail outlets across the country including Croma, Reliance, Sangeetha Mobiles, Poorvika, BigC (among others) and our online partner Amazon.in. Jio customers will get up to 100 GB additional 4G data on Nokia 8. An additional 10 GB Jio 4G data with every recharge of Rs. 309 or above, limited to 10 recharges till August 31, 2018.
Nokia 8 consumers will also have access to special Nokia Mobile Care Concierge Service in 50 cities across the country.