Nokia 8 Sirocco Specifications Price in USA UK India and Nigeria

The Nokia 8 Sirocco is an advance version of the Nokia 8 released in 2017 with far better specs and features that are premium and high end. Its the first Nokia Smartphone ever to feature an HD curved screen like it is on the Samsung Galaxy S8 with ultra thin bezels at the top and bottom of the device.

Nokia 8 Sirocco Key Features

  • 5.5-inch, P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2560 pixels (534 ppi)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo (Go Edition), AndroidOne
  • Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 with 6GB RAM
  • 128GB built in storage with no support for memory card
  • Dual 12MP + 13MP camera and a 5MP front camera
  • Qi Wireless Charging
  • Fingerprint sensor (rear)
  • 3260 mAh non removable Li-Po battery

Design

This is the first Nokia with its clean, sleek and classy design. The Nokia 8 Sirocco smartphone comes with a mix of stainless steel  between a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 covering. It is also quite slim having a thickness of 7.5mm with tapered edges. The steel used in the smartphone is also stronger than the aluminium used in some other flagships.

Nokia 8 Sirocco Specifications Price in USA UK India and Nigeria

Display

The reduced edges and the curved screen makes the Nokia 8 Sirocco more compact. Although the curvature is not as complete as that found in the Samsung Galaxy S9, this a good thing as this might get in the way sometimes during usage. This display is crisp with a resolution of 1440 X 2560 pixels on a portable 5.5-inch screen. The P-OLED panel as a pixel density measuring up to 534 ppi.

Camera

Earlier HMD announced it collaboration with Zeiss-an optics expert to make the camera on this smartphone. The Nokia 8 Sirocco joins the league’s of high-end flagships with a dual camera with its 12MP rear camera and 13MP telephoto lens for 2X optical zooming. It also features the bokeh effect which gives a nice blurred background in portraits. A front facing 5MP camera is also sported on the Nokia 8 Sirocco smartphone with a bothie feature that allows you to take videos and pictures with bother front and back camera at the same time.

Hardware and SoC

The Nokia 8 Sirocco features an Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor accompanied by a Adreno 540 GPU gives a convincing performance.

Also, the Nokia 8 Sirocco smartphone comes with a generous 6GB of RAM alongside a 128GB built-in storage space. On a downside, it doesn’t support a memory card, however, 128GB is enough space for virtually anyone. You also have a stock Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 8 Sirocco. Android One logo means the smartphone will get regular update for three years.

Pricing and Availability

The Nokia 8 Sirocco was officially announced in the MWC 2018 and would be released in the USA this April. Nokia 8 Sirocco is also scheduled to roll out for a $922 in the USA and UK which is about 332, 000 Naira in Nigeria. In India it goes for 59937 Inr, In Ghana it goes for 4104 Ghc and in Kenya it goes for 93235 Ksh.

Nokia 8 Sirocco Specs

Here are a few specs of the Nokia 8 Sirocco:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 8.0 Oreo (Go Edition)
  • Processor: Octa-core 4 x 2.5 GHz Kryo & 4 x 1.8 GHz Kryo (Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835)
  • GPU: Adreno 540
  • Memory: 6GB
  • Colours: Black
  • Dimension: 140.9 x 73 x 7.5 mm
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM

Display

  • Display: 5.5-inch, P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2560 pixels (534 ppi)
  • Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Camera

  • Rear Camera: Dual 12 MP (f/1.75, 1.4 µm) + 13 MP (f/2.6, 1.0 µm), 2160p Video@30fps, 1080p Video@30fps/li>
  • Front Camera: 8MP f/2.0, 1.4 µm camera, 1080p Video@30fps

Storage

  • Built-in Storage: Yes
  • Memory Card Support: No

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yee
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0 with A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • USB Port: MicroUSB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Messaging

  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes

Entertainment

  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes

Navigation

  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (rear)

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: Yes
  • Water Resistant: Yes
  • Dust Resistant: Yes
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes

Battery

  • Battery: 3260 mAh non removable Li-Po battery
  • Fast Charging: Yes
Nokia 8 Sirocco Specifications Price in USA UK India and Nigeria

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