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Today, Nokia is far off from the success it had once enjoyed during the pre-smartphone generation. However, since early 2017, it is making a comeback by introducing a slew of smartphones, including the latest Nokia 8. Find out more about Nokia’s latest smartphone below.

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Two Variants of Nokia 8 Rumored to be in the Works

Reymart Sarigumba

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Another week of anticipation for Nokia fans looking forward to getting their hands on the company’s upcoming flagship device one of which is the Nokia 8. While there has been no official update yet for this much-awaited device, rumors on the other hand just keep on brewing. has again released a new set of rumored specs for the new flagship devices from Nokia; one of which includes the Nokia 8. Its key specs according to the website is as follows:

  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 7-inch IPS LCD 1440x2560 screen display
  • Octa-core processor
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB and 128GB storage variants
  • 24MP main camera
  • 12MP selfie shooter
  • 4,000 mAh battery

Just recently, two more variants of a Nokia Android device have appeared in some certifications in Indonesia. The two variants include TA-1017 and TA-1034. These leaked variants have yet to appear elsewhere aside from this source in Indonesia. While it was quite difficult for these people behind this leak to determine whether the variant actually belongs to Nokia 7, 8, or 9, it’s more likely that it’s the Nokia 8’s.

What do these figures mean? Well, they’re basically called variants, that means whichever these variants are associated to, they’ll come in two different packages. They’re not too different though, it could be that they’ll just differ in terms of storage space, processing chip, or simply color. There has been no specific note as to which type of variant this suggest, compared the website’s recently leaked variants for Nokia 9 which included Geekbench and RAM.

On the other hand, there is still no news about the specific launch dates of Nokia’s future flagship phones. Whether we expect the Nokia 8 to be groundbreaking as how the company used to be, or not, Nokia’s recent feat to make a major comeback in the smartphone scene really kept everyone on the edge of their seats - which is what they were known for during the early days of smartphones.

As mentioned, this rumored device doesn’t have a release date yet. It might be priced around RM2000 (23,500 PHP, 640 SGD, and 3630 HKD).

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This year, Nokia returned to the smartphone arena with three mid-range handsets wielding the Android OS, the Nokia 3,5, and 6. No doubt, they are amazing budget phones but nevertheless we’re waiting for Nokia’s flagship device, the Nokia 8, which is rumored to be released in the near future.

Recently, a source close to Nokia recently uploaded a video on the internet, displaying the company’s upcoming flagship smartphones, the Nokia 8 and 9. It shows four Nokia Android phones, in contrast to what the company officially unveiled which is only three handsets.

It is believed that the Nokia 8 will be released by the end of June. However, we’re heading closer to the end of the month and Nokia still has no word about its launch date. It’s speculated that the Nokia 8 will be announced any day or possibly next month, thus we’re most probably expecting a summer release. Also, there have been rumors suggesting the device will probably show up in one of the world’s leading trade shows, the IFA, at the beginning of September. Such tech show is an ideal venue for Nokia to display its new smartphones.

Possible features and specifications

There have been many leaks and rumors about Nokia 8’s possible features and specifications. These should be taken with a grain of salt as Nokia has not confirmed any of them.

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • Adreno 540 GPU
  • 3-inch Quad-HD IPS display with Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 64GB/128GB storage
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • Dual-cameras at the back and a 12MP front snapper
  • USB-C
  • Quick Charge 4.0

Aside from these, the Nokia 8 is expected to feature a waterproofing protection, a fingerprint sensor, and a bezel-less display.

As mentioned, Nokia has not confirmed the launch of the Nokia 8. The device will cost roughly 2000RM (which converts to 646 SGD, 23421 PHP, and 3637 HKD).

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Early in June 2017, there were leaked photos of Nokia’s upcoming flagship devices which include the Nokia 8 that was making rounds on the internet. They’re literally just glimpses of the prototype of the Nokia 8 that was covered in a case that blocked the phone’s surface, making it quite impossible to get a complete view of its overall design.There were some parts of its sides that peeped out from the confines of the covering, though, suggesting that the phone may feature an aluminum alloy body, similar to the iPhone 4. The sides were metallic pretty much like what we’ve seen from Apple’s iPhone 4 and 5 series, but we’ve yet to see if the Nokia 8 will leaf out Apple’s design.

Despite various alleged Nokia 8 photos scattered around the internet, there has been no official confirmation from Nokia themselves, and no official photo of the phone. So, we will be left guessing whether or not the so-called Nokia 8 photos on the internet come even close to looking like the actual phone.

As of now, we are left with more rumors about the Nokia 8’s features and they’re still pretty much the same as what we’ve heard since the news about this device broke.  So far, these are the things that we might expect from Nokia’s highly anticipated comeback device, the Nokia 8:

  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • QHD screen (2,560 x1,440p resolution)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa-core processor
  • 6GB RAM
  • 23-megapixel dual camera on its back
  • 12-megapixel selfie shooter.
  • 7-inch screen
  • 3,800 mAh non-removable lithium-ion battery
  • Quick Charge 4.0 technology
  • Quality, mid-ranged smartphone
  • No IP certification (not water and dust resistant)

 Do take note that these specifications are not official, so better take these with a grain of salt. As for the release date, there has been no confirmation yet from Nokia. 

18 May 2017
Aaron Tam

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As Nokia is making its comeback to the smartphone market this year, many people are still very excited about its upcoming releases. In fact, the latest Nokia smartphone models have been said to offer excellent value and power to mid-range smartphone scene. This time, there is a new leak as a video from Vimeo reveals Nokia 8 with a dual rear camera. In the same video, it is amazing that it shows 4 Nokia smartphone devices even though Nokia is going to sell three of them at this moment. This new model seems to sport a dual camera setup on its rear.  

Furthermore, you can also see that this smartphone also boasts a full metal and glass body. In its bottom, there seems to be a USB-C connector port and the usual 3.5mm audio headphone jack. The other specification that you can find the leak is its 5.7-inch QHD display screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 CPU,6GB RAM, 3800mAh battery and the powerful Carl Zeiss 22.6MP camera. At the first glance, this smartphone actually bears a strong resemblance to the current Nokia 6 model. 

Shortly about being spotted, the leaked video has been taken down swiftly. Apparently, this video is leaked by a former art director employee at the company. In other words, this should add more credibility to the validity of the leak itself.  

11 April 2017
Reymart Sarigumba

Nokia, after announcing its major comeback, announced a line of new flagship devices including the Nokia 8. However, the company hasn’t dropped a single hint about the device’s specs, features, and release date since. Because of that, some of Nokia’s avid followers have taken this matter into their own hands and tried to put the puzzle together and figure out what’s the real deal with the Nokia 8. Below are some speculations on the Nokia 8’s camera, chipset, and overall build.

In case you forgot, Nokia has long been a patron of Carl Zeiss Optics for their premium camera phone back in the day like the Nokia N90 and N95. And, because the Nokia 8 is said to give its competitors a run for their money, what better way to do that than to throw in a camera developed by a pioneer of mobile camera optics, Carl Zeiss. While the newly released Nokia 6 and 5 didn’t sport this lens for their camera, Nokia’s official Twitter account noted that the future could be different for their upcoming models. Also, the Nokia 8 is set to be positioned as a high-end phone so there’s really a big chance for it to sport a Carl Zeiss powered camera optics.

Another rumor going around the internet is that the Nokia 8 will be powered by a Snapdragon 835 Chipset and suggests that it will sport a Quad HD display. There has been no official announcement about these features yet, but given the fact that it’s aimed at competing with devices like the Galaxy S8, integrating the best quality screen today is definitely imperative.

Lastly, there has been a leaked sketch that shows the Nokia 7’s front and rear panel and it suggests that it will come with a single camera which is labeled with “Zeiss.” So, it goes without saying that the rumor about Carl Zeiss optics on the Nokia 8 could be all the truer and that it might come with a dual camera contrary to a single camera found on the Nokia 7 (as the sketch has suggested) since it’s the more expensive and premium device of the two.

As of writing, no news about the release date has been confirmed yet. However, there are rumors that it is most likely to launch in May along with the Nokia 7.

Nokia 8 Specs

Screen Size 5.3 "
Display Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel Density 554 ppi
Scratch Resistant
Water Resistant
Rear Camera Resolution 13 MP
Dual camera
Front Camera Resolution 13 MP
Battery Capacity 3090 mAh
Talk Time 24 hrs
Processor Octa Core
Operating System Android
Weight 160 g
Dimensions (W x H x D) 151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm
Body Material Aluminium
Expandable Memory
Card Slot
Release Year 2017
USB Connectors Type-C
Wi-Fi Standard 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Dual SIM
SIM Card Nano-SIM
Virtual Reality Capable
Heart Rate Sensor
LED Notification Light
Face Recognition
Iris Scanner
Fingerprint Scanner
FM Radio
3D Touch

Nokia 8 – Marking Nokia's Comeback

Before the smartphone era, Nokia was once known as the kings of mobile phones. Since the industry has shifted its focus towards smartphones, Nokia has struggled to stay relevant. 2017 is a turning point for Nokia however, as the brand is looking to regain its former glory by introducing its own line of smartphones. Amongst the smartphone models offered by Nokia is the Nokia 8. Seeing that Nokia is relatively new in the smartphone industry, the smartphone is a commendable effort that shows off Nokia’s potential going forward in the smartphone business.

Design and Display

The Nokia 8 is easily the most handsome Nokia phone to date. It has an aluminium unibody design, giving it a premium look. The edges of the smartphone curves down which makes it fit comfortably in the hand.

Display-wise, the Nokia 8 is fitted with a 5.3-inch LCD screen with a 2,560 x 1,440-pixel QHD resolution. At 700 nits of brightness, the phone’s display is easily legible even under glaring sunlight. Thanks to the QHD display, content such as text, images, and video look sharp and crystal clear.

Camera Capabilities

Being Nokia’s first flagship in years, it is not surprising that the brand has equipped the Nokia 8 with impressive specifications. One of the main highlights of the smartphone is its camera. Following the latest trends of smartphones today, the Nokia 8 sports a dual-sensor rear camera. The cameras can capture bokeh-style images with blurred backgrounds, a characteristic that is commonly found in photos taken by high-end flagships and DSLR cameras. The powerful cameras can handle low-light photography with ease.

The camera also comes with a flurry of extra features, a notable one being the “Bothie” mode. This feature uses both the front and rear cameras at the same time so that users can capture what is behind and in front of your phone simultaneously.


In terms of power, the Nokia 8 gives the bigger boys a run for their money. It is powered by a top-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with 4GB of RAM. You can expect buttery-smooth navigation and multitasking on the device. The phone can also handle any game effortlessly without showing any signs of lagging.

Battery Life

Another highlight of the Nokia 8 is its solid battery life. The phone can comfortably last through the entire day on a single full charge even under intensive usage. The phone is also equipped with a liquid cooling system which prevents the device from getting too hot. The device also comes with Quick Charge 3.0 to cut short the charging time.

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