Nokia 8 Sirocco and 7 Plus - South African cash prices

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Under the hood, the phone is driven by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC which comes coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM.

The phone also comes with 64 GB internal storage along with support to expand storage with the help of a microSD card with up to 256 GB capacity.

HMD Global recently launched three new Nokia phones in the Indian market - the premium one being the Nokia 8 Sirocco, followed by Nokia 7 Plus and the revised version of the original Nokia 6, the Nokia 6 (2018). The Nokia 6 (2018) at Rs16,999 is already available in the country.

The top-specced smartphones are equipped with top hardware features, and the Nokia 7 Plus is priced at Rs 25,999 and the flagship model Nokia 8 Sirocco is priced at Rs. 49,999. Just 2mm thin at the edge, the Nokia 8 Sirocco combines a curved edge-to-edge pOLED 2K 5.5-inch display with smaller bezels and moulded body curves to create an ultra-compact profile. Starting today, Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 Plus are available for pre-booking across both, offline and online channels.

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On buying the Nokia 7 Plus with ICICI credit/ debit card, users will be entitled to a 10 per cent cashback. 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. The display is also protected by 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone also has a dual-camera combo powred with ZEISS Optics lens. It's also a pure and unsullied Android Oreo handset, with no added apps or services apart from the camera app.

Camera: 12 MP primary rear camera with 2L7 wide-angle lens, 1.4um pixel size, f/1.7 aperture + 13 MP secondary camera with 3M3 Telephoto lens, 1.0um pixel size, f/2.6 aperture, dual-tone flash, 2x optical zoom and 5MP front-facing camera with 1.4um pixel size. Alternately, you could book the Nokia 8 Sirocco on Flipkart and if you want to buy the Nokia 7 Plus, you'll have to do that on Amazon India.

Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU. The Nokia 8 Sirocco differs a bit from other Nokia devices and sports 128GB internal storage which can not be expanded. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and 4G LTE. The phone comes with a 3260mAh battery and is IP67-certified against dust and water.