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HMD Global has just announced the Nokia 8.3 5G and it is officially the first 5G Nokia phone from the company. The Nokia 8.3 5G is a premium mid-range smartphone as the company aims to offer an affordable 5G phone to the masses. The successor to the Nokia 8.1, The Nokia 8.3 5G is powered by the latest Snapdragon 765 chipset that comes integrated with a 5G modem. The device also touts an all-glass design, punch-hole display and a Zeiss-powered 64MP quad camera setup.



The Nokia 8.3 5G comes with Android 10 out of the box and is powered by the Snapdragon 765G, which has been developed in collaboration with Qualcomm. It packs up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage with support for microSD card of up to 400GB. The smartphone has a 6.81-inch FHD+ PureView Display with a punch-hole design on the left and an aspect ratio of 20:9. The display supports HDR10 and comes with Zeiss cinematic effects for watching videos.


For photography, the Nokia 8.3 5G has a quad-rear camera setup at the back – a 64-megapixel f/1.89 main sensor, a 12-megapixel f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle sensor with FOV of 120 degrees, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor.



The front-facing camera is a 24-megapixel sensor with ZEISS Optics. it is backed by a 4500mAh battery that charges via a 9V 2A charger. It has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor on the power button. There is also a Google Assistant button like previous Nokia handsets.

Pricing & Availability

HMD Global has said that the Nokia 8.3 5G will be available at a pretty impressive pricepoint of €599 and will go on sale in Europe this Summer. We can’t wait to test out this new 5G handset along with the impressive camera credentials HMD are claiming.


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