HMD Global is intending to revive yet another old Nokia name with the upcoming Nokia 8 Sirocco. Like in the old days, this would be a special edition Nokia 8 variant with some hardware changes. One can assume that the exterior would be the focus of Nokia 8 Sirocco but it seems, internally, the brand will be packing some beefier specs as well. As of now, the Nokia 8 Sirocco name has started popping up in benchmarks and hopefully, it will see the light of day during MWC 2018. You can continue reading to find our thoughts as well as a benchmark listing of the Nokia 8 Sirocco.
Back in the days of cellphones, the Sirocco name was drafted to support the Nokia 8800 made out of precious metal like Gold. Keeping in view this tradition, HMD Global, will hopefully make an exclusive exterior for the Nokia 8 Sirocco as well. Rumored is an extended 6GB RAM module with an 8 core Qualcomm processor.
Nokia 8 Sirocco Benchmark & Technical Specifications:
The Nokia 8 Sirocco is still very much a rumor so take all of this information with a grain of salt. Nonetheless, here are the leaked specifications for the Nokia 8 Sirocco.
- Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
- RAM: 6GB
- Chipset: MSM8998
Leaked Geekbench Benchmark attached below:
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