Nokia Smartphone Launch Event on May 16: Could be Nokia X

Nokia X Launch Possibly Confirmed For May 16th

Additionally, both the devices are also available from Nokia's website and offline retailers such as Reliance Digital, Croma, Sangeetha Mobiles, Poorvika and Big C. The Nokia 8 Sirocco, on the other hand, is only available in Shiny Black color. It is powered by Snapdragon 835 chipset coupled with 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage. The front-facing 5MP camera has f/2.0 aperture and 1.4µm pixels, and it can capture 1080p videos. The rear camera module also comes with a new Pro Camera feature, new imaging suite and AI technology to modify the lighting conditions. Let's see what Nokia will bring this time. The glass body handset is IP67 rated water and dust resistant. The settings, as well as the power menu, have also been revamped and with this new update, the Nokia 8 Sirocco will also show battery percentage for any of the Bluetooth connected devices.

The single-SIM (Nano) Nokia 8 Sirocco (Review) runs Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box and comes under the Android One programme.

The Nokia 8 Sirocco price in India is Rs. 49,999. It comes with 20GB additional data for prepaid Airtel subscribers that can be availed through each of the first six recharges (Rs. 199 and Rs. 349). Nokia 8 Sirocco will also come with 10 per cent instant cashback for ICICI Debit and Credit card users. No-cost EMI and discount on MakeMyTrip hotel bookings will also be available.

As part of Airtel's "Mera Pehla Smartphone" initiative, prospective Nokia 7 Plus with Airtel subscription are entitled to get cashback of Rs 2,000 and get the smartphone at an effective price of just Rs 23, 999 (against MRP: Rs 25,999). Nokia 7 Plus sports Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chip combined with 4GB RAM. There's a microSD card slot as well for storage expansion.

Lydia Ko claims first win since 2016 at LPGA Mediheal Championship
An eagle on the first play off hole saw the Kiwi lift her first title since July 2016. "I was able to hit a good shot again". Lydia Ko has beaten Minjee Lee in a play-off to win the Mediheal Championship in California - her first victory since 2016.

The Nokia 7 is equipped with a 6-inch full-HD display with Gorilla Glass protection.

In terms of the optics, the phone has a dual camera setup featuring a 12 MP camera sensor with an f/1.75 aperture and a 13 MP telephoto camera sensor with an f/2.6 aperture for 2x optical zoom. The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint reader.

Nokia 8 Sirocco comes with an exchange offer of Rs. 3,000 on Flipkart over the regular exchange value. It packs a 3260mAh battery and measures 140.93×72.97×7.5mm.

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