Nokia which has once again entered the smartphone market after it launched three new smartphones but this time with Android operating system might soon unveil another phone. The upcoming new smartphone has been named as Nokia 8.

After the company launched Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 featuring stock Android with latest version is working on another great smartphone which will be a solid competitor to other existing phones in the market today.

Though the company is said to be working on two new smartphones Nokia 2 — that will be an entry level smartphone and Nokia 8 – may come as a flagship, the reports about the latter one are being considered to be more credible. The company could unveil the new Nokia 8 in a couple of weeks. Going by some reports, the phone may be announced as soon as on August 16.

Nokia 8 Possible Features:

  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 4GB of RAM, 64GB built-in storage
  • QHD (1440×2560 pixels) display, 559ppi pixel density
  • 5.2-inch or 5.3-inch display
  • Capacitive buttons for navigation, home button, fingerprint scanner
  • Metal body
  • Vertical dual camera with Carl Zeiss optics (two 13-megapixel sensors at the back), laser autofocus
  • Micro-USB port
  • Colours: Blue, Steel, Gold/Blue and Gold/Copper
  • Expected price: Rs. 38,900 – Rs 4,500 approx

Several reports which gave more value to the rumours that Nokia 8 will have Carl Zeiss camera was the deal which HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones and optical giant Zeiss signed a partnership last month to bring back Zeiss branding on Nokia phones camera once again.

Nokia earlier via their Windows Phone smartphones produced some outstanding camera phones using Carl Zeiss camera technology and revolutionised the smartphone camera market.

“Our fans want more than a great smartphone camera; they want a complete imaging experience that doesn’t just set the standard but redefines it. Together with ZEISS we’re delivering it,” said Arto Nummela, CEO, HMD Global. 

Going on the past experiences, Nokia fans and users will be having the same expectations from the technology giant which has once again entered the smartphone market.