The new Nokia 8.3 V 5G is one of the best smartphones everyone wants to get. This is the successor of the Nokia 8.1 which was announced in 2018 by Nokia Mobile.
It comes in a modern body design bringing some tons of features together with specs.
As it was revealed by Geekbench, Nokia Mobile is preparing to launch the Nokia 8 V 5G UW with Snapdragon 765G, 6GB of RAM and Android 10.
The “V” seen in the name suggests that the device is headed to Verizon Wireless, considering when we saw the same pattern with the Nokia 2V and Nokia 3V respectively that Nokia Mobile made for that US operator.
My guess is that all the other specs should remain the same, but we also saw that there were some differences between the US models and international models (like the 3.1 Plus for Cricket), so one can never know.
Bringing affordable 5G devices and deeper cooperation with US operator was one of the four key areas Nokia Mobile will focus after the new round of founding. The US was never Nokia’s strong market, but with US-China tech war, maybe the tides change.
Nokia 8.3 5G Key Specs & Features
6.81 inches IPS LCD Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~386 ppi)
Android 10.0, Android One
Octa-core Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)
6GB, 8GB RAM
64GB, 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory card
64 MP + 12 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Rear Cameras
24 MP Front Camera
4G LTE Network
Fast charging 18W
Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh Battery
Nokia 8.3 5G Specs and Price
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Design and Display
The Nokia 8.3 5G comes in a nice and attractive body that is rooted in pristine Nordic design and it’s available in Polar Night color. The back area is covered in curved glass with a cookie camera design that houses four sensors.
Many people will surely be excited by this innovation from HMD. Moving to the front, the Nokia 8.3 5G packs a PureDisplay technology however there is still some amount of bezel both on the top and bottom of the screen. HMD can do better than this.
That aside, the 6.81-inch PureDisplay has an FHD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio. On the punch hole, you will get to meet the front camera with a Pixelworks chip that helps it convert SDR to HDR content.
The camera arrangements here are different from what we have been seeing on other devices, this gives the phone a unique look. It brings in a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which also doubles as the power button.
On the camera set-up, the Nokia 8.3 5G is blessed with a quad rear camera. These include a 64MP primary camera, a 12MP ultrawide angle camera with impressive low light performance as it comes with a large 2.8um Super Pixel size.
The ultrawide camera can also record in 4K UHD. You will also get the other two cameras such as a 2MP depth sensor and a 2MP macro camera. All of these features ZEISS optics. Meanwhile, the front camera is 24 MP.
Nokia also partnered with ZEISS to bring its cinematic effects to this new phone which will allow users to edit videos professionally in Hollywood style with an effect such as Blue flare and Anamorphic. Additionally is an Action Cam Mode.
Hardware and Software
The Nokia 8.3 5G has a Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G chipset that is based on 11 nm process technology. The handset has an octa-core processor with a clocking speed of 2.4 GHz coupled with Adreno 620 GPU for graphics.
It has an internal storage of 64GB with 6GB RAM, and another model with a huge 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. It comes with a dedicated slot for a micro SD card.
Battery and Network
Fueling the smartphone is a 4500mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. It also features audio jack, FM Radio, OZO Audio, Bluetooth 5.0, and Dual-Band Wi-Fi.
It runs on Android One based on Android 10 operating system and will get 2 years of Android upgrades and 3 years of security updates directly from Google.
The 5G network on the device is one of its top-selling points. It supports more 5G bands than any other phone in the world. Apart from the 600MHz bands, it also has a mid-bands and 3.8GHz High-bands.