Nokia 8 just before the start – So far, it was assumed that the current Nokia 9 running Android smartphone becomes the new flagship of HMD Global and Nokia. According to recent reports, it should be the Nokia 8 with top hardware. A launch is supposed to be imminent.
Nokia 8: The new flagship comes
A few days ago it was confirmed that licensor HMD Global together with Nokia has planned three new smartphones. The Nokia 2, Nokia 7 and Nokia 8 are intended to cover the entry-level, medium and high-end classes.
Of the courseing Nokia 9, which supposedly is the first smartphone with high-end equipment, was not mentioned by HMG Global or the Finnish manufacturer nothing. However, the Nokia 8 is about to be launched and high-end hardware.
Snapdragon 835 in the Nokia 8
Pekka Rantala, head of HMD Global, unfortunately did not give any details about the three smartphones. It is to be assumed that the numbering of the three devices also corresponds to the pricing. The most expensive classified Nokia 8 is supposed to be the new top device with Nokia logo, Winfuture wants to have experienced from reliable sources.
Under the model number TA-1004 was in the past often a Nokia device dived, among other things also in a benchmark, whereby the Nokia 9 in the data sheet was suspected. According to data from Scandinavian retailers, however, is the Nokia 8.
According to various benchmarks, the Nokia 8 (TA-1004) is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and supported by 4 gigabytes of memory. According to the website, the device will be listed in the colors steel, blue / gold, copper / gold and another color variant at a suggested price of 589 euros in Scandinavia. However, the price could be lower. Launch date is 31 July. Still unconfirmed is a 5.7-inch display with 2K resolution. Probably Android 7.1.1 is preinstalled. Cover image: Winfuture.
Heinz-Peter Ollie Hildebrand