HMD Global has unveiled a feature rich mid-range smartphone – the Nokia 8.3 5G. The new entrant is considered as the successor to the two years old Nokia 8.1 but grasps all the necessary ingredients to capture customers’ attraction today.
It supports more 5G bands than any other phone in the world, ranging from 600MHz to 3.8GHz.
Nokia 8.3 5G – Design and Features
The Nokia 8.3 5G has a larger PureDisplay on the front measuring 6.81-inch diagonally having FHD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. There is a punch-hole at the top left corner of the display. However, there is still a significant amount of bezel at the top and bottom of the screen.
Interestingly, the smartphone carries a side-mounted fingerprint scanner that doubles as the power button. This unique design feature has rarely been seen in today’s market. Moreover, a Pixelworks chip has also been introduced that helps to convert SDR content to HDR.
On the back, the smartphone is covered in curved glass. It has a cookie camera design that houses four cameras but they are different from what we have seen on other devices.
HMD Global has embedded a Snapdragon 765G processor under the hood that is paired with 6GB/8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB/128GB of expandable storage. The Nokia 8.3 5G runs Android 10 out of the box and assured to get 2 years of Android upgrades and 3 years of security updates.
Following the market trends, Nokia 8.3 5G presents a unique quad camera setup on the rear comprising of a 64MP primary sensor, a 12MP ultrawide angle camera with impressive low light performance, a 2MP depth sensor and a 2MP macro camera. The ultrawide angle camera can also record in 4K UHD. There is a 24MP camera in front for selfies.
Nokia has also partnered with ZEISS to bring its cinematic effects to the Nokia 8.3 5G allowing you to edit videos professionally in Hollywood style with effects such as Blue flare and Anamorphic. There is also an Action Cam Mode included.
The Nokia 8.3 5G gets fuelled by an impressive 4,500mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. The smartphone is also equipped with an audio jack, FM Radio, OZO Audio, Bluetooth 5.0 and Dual-Band Wi-Fi.
Nokia 8.3 5G – Pricing and Availability
HMD Global has announced availability of Nokia 8.3 5G (base model) in the coming summer having price tag of €599 in only one color option that is Polar Night. Keep visiting these pages to know more about price updates.