Nokia 8 Sirocco pre-orders start today on Flipkart at 12 pm

Doris Richards
April 20, 2018

Now, Nokia 2 has also started receiving new software update in India with April security patch. The Nokia 8 Sirocco and the Nokia 7 Plus were released in the country previously this month. Below we have explained in detail the specifications and pricing of both the smartphones. It comes days after the Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 7 Plus, and Nokia 1 received the April Android security patch. These phones will also be available on Flipkart and Nokia online store. The most popular one is the cashback by Airtel worth Rs 2,000 on the Nokia 7 Plus which falls under the telco's Mera Pehla Smartphone initiative. While prepaid customers will get 20GB additional data on each of the first 6 recharges of Rs 199 or Rs 349, postpaid customers can avail the additional 20GB per month on the Rs 399 or Rs 499 plan for 6 months. Airtel customers will also get an extended free subscription to the Airtel TV app till December 31, 2018.

Nokia 8 Sirocco consumers will get 25% instant discount on domestic hotels at MakeMyTrip. The Nokia 7 plus consumer will be available at zero cost EMI on credit cards and through Bajaj FinServ and Home Credit. Besides that, the Nokia 7 Plus customers get a complimentary 12-month accidental damage insurance from Servify which will be redeemable for opening and activating a Kotak 811 savings account.

When HMD Global launched the Android smartphones at MWC 2017, the company had promised that it will provide timely security updates, and two major software updates. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 660 octa-core Soc processor clubbed with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage which can be expandable by a microSD card.


Nokia 7 Plus comes with enhanced "dual-sight", dual rear sensors with ZEISS optics. It comes with a dual camera setup on the rear, with a pair of 12MP lenses working as a combo to let you shoot pictures with bokeh effects. The primary sensor comes with f/1.75 aperture and the secondary image sensor have a f/2.6 aperture. It has a 16MP f/2.0 shooter on the front for your selfies. All lenses on the phone are by Zeiss Optics. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Global Positioning System. There's 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The battery on the device is also impressive with packing 3,800mAh worth of stamina along with fast charging capabilities. It has a 5.5-inch P-OLED display and offers a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels at a 16:9 aspect ratio.

It runs Android Oreo with Android One support.

The Nokia 8 Sirocco is the newest flagship phone from Nokia and is equipped with the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. Additionally, the Nokia 8 Sirocco will also be available to pre-book on Flipkart while the Nokia 7 Plus will be available for pre-booking via Amazon India. At the front, there's a 5-megapixel sensor. The device measure to be 140.93×72.97×7.5mm.

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