During an online event back in March, Nokia had announced its first 5G phone, the Nokia 8.3 5G. The company removed the wrapped around the device and also announced its features and price. But coming to its availability status, Nokia hinted that the device will be available in Europe this summer.
Now, a new teaser video released by the Finnish company on its official Twitter page may be an indication that the phone will soon see the light of the day. The post only gave an hint that the Nokia 8.3 5G will soon be available but no specific date was revealed. However, we expect the company to announce a release schedule in the coming days.
Ready for 5G? The soon available Nokia 8.3 5G allows you to play games without distraction, stream films and share content – all in 5G 👊 pic.twitter.com/mjXeilVxeh
— Nokia Mobile (@NokiaMobile) May 22, 2020
Nokia 8.3 5G Specifications
As a reminder, the Nokia 8.3 5G is built around a large 6.81-inch PureDisplay with an FHD+ resolution, punch-hole and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The phone features a Pixelworks chip that helps it convert SDR to HDR content.
The device is powered by a Snapdragon 765G processor paired with 6GB or 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB or 128GB of expandable storage.
As per the photography section, it packs a Quad camera setup at the rear comprising a 64MP primary camera, a 12MP ultrawide angle camera, a 2MP depth sensor and a 2MP macro camera. All four cameras have ZEISS optics. A 24MP camera is housed in the punch-hole in front for selfies.
At present, the Nokia 8.3 5G support more 5G bands than any other phone in the world. This will likely be one of its major selling points, especially in Europe. It not only supports 600MHz bands but also mid-bands and 3.8GHz High-bands.
The phone will carry a starting price tag of 599 Euros (roughly about NGN 255,000) and will be available a single attractive Polar Night colour.