Nokia 8 Specifications, Price and Launch in India

Ever since the news about Nokia adopting Android OS has gone viral, we are seeing new rumors and leaks on frequent basis. It all started with 3 smartphones dubbed Nokia Edge, Nokia D1C and Nokia E1. Soon after this we saw some more leaks for Nokia Android phones. Latest one is Nokia 8 smartphone that is assumed to be company's latest flagship model for Android devices. Just before this we have also seen Nokia 6 unveiling in Chines market. Going by the numbers then company have skipped Nokia 7 Smartphone (they might have some other plans for this number in coming days/months).

Here in this article, we will be looking at complete technical specifications of Nokia 8 smartphone including its expected dates of launch in markets like India, Pakistan, China, Sri Lanka etc. We will also be checking at price tags for various markets. Please note that the specs are taken from trusted sources like gsmarena and in case anything else comes from official sources, we will update them here.

Nokia 8 Smartphone
Nokia 8 Smartphone


Nokia 8 has been listed on just before 1 week of the official launch. In this article, we will be checking out the details on how to buy Nokia 8 smartphone from, exact price of Nokia 8 )in China, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and other countries), release date, exact technical specifications, small review and many other similar things. It somewhat came as a shock when people saw Nokia 8 jumping on JD website. Most of the users were waiting for official launch that is scheduled within a week from now. Nokia 8 is listed on as pre-book (pre-registration) item, however it is hard to confirm the authenticity of the listing by any means.

Nokia 8 Listing
Nokia 8 Listing

Technical Specifications of Nokia 8 Smartphone

Smartphone Name
Nokia 8
5.7 inches, 1440x2560 pixels 515 ppi screen
Android 7.0 Nougat
Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa Core, 6 GB RAM, Adreno 540 GPU
24 MP rear and 12 MP front facing
64/128 GB models
WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS. NFC, Radio, USB
Non Removable Li-Ion battery
Launch Date


It houses a fully fledged 5.7 inch Corning Gorilla Glass 5 screen that comes with IPS LCD touchscreen with 16M color support. Everything on such screen is much vivid and liver than other what other rivals are currently using. 1440x2560 pixels resolution with 515 ppi density further makes everything bliss. As far as the screen is concerned then Nokia 8 is going to be a flagship model in every sense.

OS and Processor

Nokia 8 smartphone is based on Android 7.0 Nougat OS with power from a powerful Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chispet octa core processor. This processor will be logically divided into two units with operating frequencies of 2.45 GHz and 1.9 GHz respectively. 6 GB RAM support will be provided to withhold the processor more strongly. In terms of graphics unit, Adreno 540 GPU is given that can support all kind of heavy graphics related tasks at this configuration.


24 MP rear and 12 MP front cameras are there. Camera unit of Nokia 8 is installed with many inbuilt features like face detection. dual LED, geo tagging, HDR, Panorama image mode. It can shoot videos at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps configurations.

Memory and Connectivity Options

It will come in 2 memory variants. One will support 64 GB ROM whereas second will come up with 128 GB memory support. All standard connectivity features are embedded inside Nokia 8 (you can refer above specification chart for more details).


Battery of Nokia 8 smartphone is undisclosed yet. Going by other specifications, we can expect it to be a beast in battery aspect too. Let us assume it to be somewhere around 3500+ mAh that can deliver top notch performance of about 1-3 days of active use. Standby time will be much higher than this.

Price and Launching Dates of Nokia 8 in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanks, China

Price and launching details of Nokia 8 are not announced yet. Most probably it will be launched within the first half of 2017. As far as the price is concerned then it appears to be a strong smartphone that could be priced at high scale. It would be in range $700+ for sure.