Nokia 8 Sirocco launched, here are the features and prices

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As Nokia pointed out at the launch, India is one of the three most important markets for the smartphone maker, and the Indian consumer's response to these three phones - plus the Nokia 1 - will directly impact Nokia's revival at the global stage.

The company, which launched three new models on Wednesday, will begin selling its 4G Volte featurephone Nokia 8110 in the country from May, and will get it made locally. You can also avail the Bothie feature in this smartphone.

Available in black color, consumers can pre-book their Nokia 8 Sirocco starting April 20, 2018 from Nokia phones shop, and select retail outlets. It offers mobile networking solutions, such as hardware, software, and services for telecommunications operators, enterprises, and related markets/verticals; radio access network solutions; Internet protocol multimedia subsystem/voice over LTE, subscriber data management and other virtualized software infrastructure solutions; backhaul solutions; and network planning, implementation, operations, and maintenance solutions.

Nokia 6 is fitted with a 5.5 inch FHD display and is powered by 2.2 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage.

The Nokia 7 Plus has 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). So, Nokia 7 sports a dual camera setup - a 12-megapixel sensor paired with a 13-megapixel telephoto sensor. It is driven by 2,150mAh battery. It will come in three colour options- Black/Copper, White/Iron and Blue/Gold.

India may receive the 4 GB RAM of the Nokia 6 (2018) in the coming months.

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Question: Does the Nokia 8 Sirocco sport a 3.5mm headphone jack? However, the company did not reveal more info them. Further, it features 18:9 aspect ratio which means it has a full view display with minimum bezels. The handset will support Qi fast wireless charging, said to offer 60 per cent charge in 30 minutes. It offers 128GB of internal storage, however, the phone lacks a microSD card slot. In terms of the optics, the Nokia 6 comes with a 16-megapixel rear shooter and an 8-megapixel selfie shooter in the front. The Nokia 6 will be available with cash back offers offline and on the Nokia Mobile Shop and select mobile outlets, while the Nokia 7 Plus will be available for pre-booking from April 20 and will go on sale from April 30 on Amazon India, Nokia Mobile Shop and select retail outlets.

The phones have been priced at Rs 16,999, Rs 25,999 and Rs 49,999, respectively.

Inspired by the rich design heritage of Nokia phones, the Nokia 8 Sirocco's elegant design and compact style is the ideal blend of precise craftsmanship and purposeful innovation. The device comes with a 5.5-inch OLED display. Other key specs include Snapdragon 660 processor bundled with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM.

It is powered by a 3,260mAh non-removable battery that we expect should last a day per charge, but you'll have to wait for our in-depth Nokia 8 Sirocco review to find out exactly how it performs.

Nokia has also bumped up the cameras on the Sirocco and equipped the device with a 12-megapixel +13-megapixel dual camera setup at the rear with 2X optical zoom and the ability to shoot images with depth of field effects. The Nokia 6 gets a single 16-megapixel sensor with dual-tone flash. The front of the device sport an 8MP fixed focus camera selfie sensor with an f/2.0 aperture.

Its connectivity options include 4G, VoLTE, 3G, HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth and USB Type-C.