Nokia’s famed PureView 808, which features a whopping 41 megapixel camera and was launched in India in June for Rs 32,000, is now selling for Rs 24,999 – a drop of around Rs 7,000.
Though Saholic.com is offering the phone for Rs 24,999, other online retailers are still offering it for Rs 32,000 while few offering it for Rs 27,000. Hopefully, all of them are likely to follow suit and reduce the prices too.
The Nokia PureView 808 smartphone features a single-core 1.3 GHz mobile processor and 512 MB RAM. The 41 megapixel camera in Nokia 808 incorporates a new technology called PureView which is jointly developed by Nokia and Carl Zeiss. Bearing the f/2.8 aperture, the 41 megapixel camera comes with Xenon flash and promises 7728×5354 resolution images in 16:9 formats.
PureView Pro imaging technology uses a technique of over-sampling for crystal-clear and noise-less 5 megapixel images. The imaging capability of Nokia 808 is further aided by the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) which uses a special algorithm which combines seven different pixels in to a one better pixel.
The camera of Nokia 808 PureView also supports up to 4x digital zoom without compromising on the quality. It also allows capturing full 1080p HD videos at 30 frames per second with up to 3x zoom while for the 720p HD resolution, one can go up to 6x zoom.
Nokia 808 will come with Symbian Belle feature pack 1 operating system and will also features Dolby Mobile Plus for 5.1 channel surround sound playback. Nokia has packed a 1400 mAh battery which promises 11 hours of battery life on EDGE and 6.5 hours of battery life on 3G networks.