HMD Global is all set to launch its first Nokia-branded flagship smartphone, the Nokia 8, on August 16 in London. The smartphone was found listed on Vodafone Romania website, which reveals the pricing of the device.
According to a report, the device will come with a price tag of EUR 517. 42 for the Black colour variant, which roughly translates to Rs 39,000. This simply means that HMD Global wants to offer its flagship at a lower price as compared to other high-end smartphones like Samsung Galaxy S8, LG G6 or HTC 11. Judging by the price, it is safe to say that the phone will compete directly with the OnePlus 5. As of now, there is no information about its availability in India.
Meanwhile, the copper colour variant has again surfaced online. Just like other leaked image, this one also not show the Zeiss branding at the rear panel, however, previous press renders has revealed that the smartphone will utilize Carl Zeiss lens. The phone has already reported to sport a dual-camera setup.
Recollecting some key specifications of Nokia 8, the smartphone bearing model-number TA-1004 is rumoured to feature a 5.3-inch Quad HD display with a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels and will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor.
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It may have a 4GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory which can be further beefed by via microSD support. Also, it is expected that the device will support a dual 13-megapixel camera at rear and an 8-megapixel camera in the front. It is also expected to have a fingerprint scanner.