HMD Global starts rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update to Nokia 8

Nokia 8 is priced at Rs 36,999 and runs Android Nougat out-of-the-box.

  • Published: November 25, 2017 3:01 PM IST

HMD Global that sells the Nokia brand on Friday announced the rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo update for its flagship Nokia 8. “We’re proud to deliver pure and secure take of Android 8.0 Oreo on the Nokia 8. We’ve taken the time to test, optimise and refine the platform,” Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer of HMD Global, said in a statement.

HMD Global launched the Nokia 8 smartphone in September for Rs 36,999.

The phone features 13MP + 13 MP rear camera system with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), IR rangefinder and dual-tone flash. The selfie camera has a 13MP sensor with PDAF and f/2.0 aperture.

The device has “Dual-Sight” video or “Bothie” feature that lets simultaneously live streams a selfie while also using its main camera, in a split-screen visual, for both photos and videos.

The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor paired with stock Android Nougat operating system (OS). A 3,090mAh battery powers the device, which comes with Qualcomm “Quick Charge” compatibility.

There is 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory with MicroSD card slot to expand storage up to 256GB.

You Might be Interested

Nokia 8


Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-core Processor
13 MP (Colour + OIS) + 13 MP (Mono), 1.12um, f/2.0, PDAF, IR range finder, dual tone flash
  • Published Date: November 25, 2017 3:01 PM IST