Nokia launches 8 aka the bothie smartphone

Nokia or should that be HMD Global, the new home for Nokia phones, yesterday announced the launch of the Nokia 8 smartphone.  Dubbed a high performance, beautifully crafted and designed smartphone with content creators in mind.

The device brings 3 firsts to a smartphone including a debut collaboration with ZEISS optics, pure Android OS and a thin aluminium unibody design topping off the Nokia 8 flagship smartphone.

Don’t be a selfie individual but more the Bothie with the Nokia 8 you will find that the smartphone combines, and this is a first for any smartphone, both the front and rear facing cameras onto one screen.  Complete with Dual Sight the Nokia is the worlds first smartphone to enable video to livestream directly into your social feeds such as YouTube or Facebook.

All this functionality is available at the touch of a single button which when pressed delivers an immersive experience for those who love to create special memories.

Further more the Nokia 8 packs Nokoa OZO Audio technology which places exclusive Hollywood style technology in the palm of your hand.  OZO delivers a spatial 360 degrees audio to your 4K video enabling you to relive the moment so that your memories never fade.

What’s more you can expect to find the Nokia 8 to have a very seamless body measuring at just 4.6mm thin and just 7.3mm slim on average.

Under the bonnet of that design is the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 Mobile platform and paired with the most pure, secure and up to date Android experience delivering flawless performance.

Bothie What?

Bothie is the term coined for Nokia 8 since it features Dual Sight enabling you to capture both sides of the story.

As a content creator you will be able to broadcast your unique #Bothie stories to your social media channels.  You will also be able to enjoy unlimited photos and video uploads directly to Google Photos.

4K sound via OZO Audio

No perfect picture or move is complete without crystal clear audio.  The Nokia 8 features OZO Audio and combines three microphones with exclusive acoustic algorithms to capture audio with an immersive 360 degree spatial surround sound in beautiful 4K quality.

Android at it’s heart

Nokia 8 runs on the latest and most secure version of Android currently available which delivers a flawless user experience.  It also ensures your device is secure through both biometric fingerprint authentication and monthly security updates.

Coming Soon

The Nokia 8 will be available in four distinct colours including Polished Blue, Polished Copper, Tempered Blue and Steel.  The device is set to be available globally with an average retail price of around £547 when the device makes its appearance in stores throughout September.