HMD Global the parent company of Nokia smartphones recently signed a deal with Zeiss. Now, this deal means that all the upcoming Nokia phones will feature the Zeiss camera optics. The camera quality of old Nokia smartphones is very well known, they are the king of the camera. Now Nokia 8 smartphone is leaked with dual camera and having Zeiss optics.
All the credit goes to the well-known twitter handler Evan Blass known popularly as @evleaks. He tweeted a picture of the device from Nokia with dual camera and Zeiss mentioned on it. The leaked smartphone is shown in the picture below which is expected to be Nokia 8.
It is rumored that Nokia 8 will be making its way out on 31st July. But there is no confirmation or official news about it.
There were few leaks before the above one that showcased the unofficial or rumored specifications of Nokia 8. As per those leaks, it sports the 5.3″ of bezel-less Quad HD display with 1440p of resolutions. If the leaks are taken into consideration, then it will feature the 4 GB of RAM with the expandable internal memory of 64 GB.
There were some other rumors too about the 6 GB and 8 GB variants too. As the recent picture leaked by @evleaks gives the camera details, so this phone will feature a dual camera of 13 MP with Carl Zeiss optics. In the front, it is said to employ a 13 MP shooter camera with wide angle for selfies. The fingerprint sensor, dual speakers, iris scanner, NFC, type – C USB are some other features that are expected to be there when it launches on 31st July (expected launch date).
The phone will run on Android v7.1.1 Nougat out of the box from day one and is said to be upgradable to Android v8.0 in future. The Snapdragon 835 SoC will be there under the hood. With all the leaked image and rumored specifications, it seems to be a premium flagship device from Nokia.
The deal between HMD and Zeiss put some fire to the recent gossip about the phone. Not only the specifications but the price of the device also got leaked a few days back. It is said to be available for €590 which is around $675 as per the recent currency conversion rates.
All these are the rumors till now as there is no official announcement from Nokia about the device, its launch date, and specifications. But we will update you soon on it.
Nokia 8 News Update
The launch dat for the device is fixed for 16th August in London. It will be launched in London at 7:30 PM local time on August 16th (i.e. 2:30 PM ET / 11:30 AM PT / 00:00 AM IST of 17th August). It will be available in three different colors i.e. Steel, Blue, and Copper Gold.