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Nokia 8 Sirocco

Nokia 8 Sirocco

The Nokia 8 Sirocco packs a 5.5-inch P-OLED display with QuadHD+ resolution at 1440 x 2560 pixels. It runs Android 8.0 Oreo; Android One can be upgraded to Android Pie. This handset is equipped with a dual 12MP + 13MP rear camera and 5MP for selfie. A flagship Snapdragon 835 chipset powers the device. It packs a 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. A 3,260mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 technology completes the package. Connectivity options include dual-nano SIM, 4G & VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, and USB 3.1 Type-C. This phone also includes biometric options such as fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock feature. Other popular powerful Nokia phones include Nokia 8 & Nokia 7 Plus.

Nokia 8 Sirocco

Nokia 8 Sirocco Specifications Summary

  • 6GB RAM
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • 3260mAh battery
  • 128GB internal storage
  • 5.5 inches display
  • 12MP + 13MP rear cameras, 5MP front
  • Android v9.0 Pie: Android One
  • Dual SIM

Nokia 8 Sirocco Price In Kenya

Approx= KSh. 74,000

A Review Of The Specifications Of Nokia 8 Sirocco

Introduction & Performance

This Sirocco device is a flagship grade smartphone and offers better features than the Nokia 8. The device sports a fingerprint sensor mounted at the back and is bundled with Corning Gorilla glass on both surfaces and a stainless steel frame just like Apple iPhone XS Max. This phone is also resistant to water and dust because of its IP67 rating. Under the hood, the device features an octa-core Snapdragon 835 SoC, and a 6GB RAM space that ensures smooth running while multitasking. This flagship can handle multitasking and can offer a seamless gaming experience.

Display & Storage

This phone boasts a 5.5-inch screen on a 1440 x 2560 pixels which offers a vibrant viewing experience. The screen looks bright indoors even when placed under bright sunlight. The phone also packs a huge 128GB internal storage. Unfortunately this unit doesn’t feature microSD card slot for expanding the internal storage.

Battery & Camera

This unit is loaded with 3,260mAh battery which can easily last for an entire day on a single charge. For imaging, Sirocco has a dual 12+13megapixel Carl Zeiss rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The dual rear cameras can take wide-angle videos and pictures, while the front camera can record 1080p video calls.

Operating System & Network

This smartphone runs on pure Android v8.0 Oreo; Android One straight from the box.  It can be upgraded to Android Pie. For connectivity, you get options like 4G with VoLTE, NFC, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, dual SIM support, USB 3.1 Type-C. The 3.5mm jack connector is not included.

Nokia 8 Sirocco Specs

Launched April, 2018
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dimensions 140.9mm x 73mm x 7.5mm
Weight 177g
Screen Size 5.5 inches
Screen Type P-OLED touchscreen
Resolution 1440 pixels x 2560 pixels, 16:9 aspect
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Hardware & Operating System
OS Android v8.0 Oreo upgradbale to Android v9.0 Pie: Android One
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Processor Octa-core 2.5GHz
GPU Adreno 540
Storage 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage
MicroSD Not supported
Rear 12MP + 13MP, LED flash
Front 5MP
Alert & Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack No
Loudspeaker Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0
USB 3.1, Type-C
Radio No
Sensors Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyroscope, Compass
Battery 3260mAh Li-Ion (non-removable)