The HMD’s flagship smartphone, the Nokia 8 is now on sale in South Africa.
The smartphone is available through Vodacom’s uChoose Flexi 150 for 12 month contract at R449/month.
The Nokia 8 brings three world-firsts to Android smartphones, including a debut collaboration with ZEISS optics.
The Nokia 8 introduces a world-first in enabling Dual-Sight video to be livestreamed natively and in real-time to social feeds such as Facebook and YouTube.
Dual-Sight simultaneously harnesses both the front and rear cameras in a split screen visual for both photos and videos. With just one touch, this world-first livestream capability gives more immersive experiences for those who love to create and share special memories.
Nokia 8 is also the first smartphone to feature Nokia OZO Audio, placing exclusive Hollywood technology in the palm of your hand. OZO spatial 360° audio brings a fully immersive audio experience to your 4K video. Leading-edge 360° audio capture ensures the playback lets you truly relive the moment so your memories never fade.
“We know that fans are creating and sharing live content more than ever before, with millions of photos and videos shared every minute on social media,” Justin Maier, Vice President of HMD Global: Sub Sahara Africa, said.
“People are inspired by the content they consume and are looking for new ways to create their own. It’s these people who have inspired us to craft a flagship smartphone which perfectly balances premium design, an outstanding experience and powerful performance.”