Nokia used to be one of the world's biggest mobile phone manufacturers but it fell behind with the advent of iPhone and Android smartphones. In 2014, Nokia's Devices and Services division was sold to Microsoft. In 2016, Finnish company HMD Global bought a part of Microsoft's feature phone business and has a licensing agreement that allows it to make smartphones under the Nokia brand. Nokia's latest mobile launch is the 8 Sirocco. The smartphone was launched in April 2018. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco is powered by 1.9GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 128GB of internal storage cannot be expanded. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Nokia 8 Sirocco packs a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Nokia 8 Sirocco runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a 3260mAh non removable battery. It measures 140.93 x 72.97 x 7.50 (height x width x thickness) .
The Nokia 8 Sirocco is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, Headphones, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope and Barometer.