Nokia N8

The Nokia N8 is the latest Nokia’s smartphone with 3.5-inch capacitive touchscreen, 12 megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics, HDMI out, on-demand Web TV. The Nokia N8 is the first smartphone to run on the Symbian^3 operating system. The N8 has 16GB of internal storage space, hot swappable MicroSD memory slot up to 32 GB, FM radio, Wi-Fi.

Nokia N8

The Nokia N8 comes with voice-guided GPS navigation and free global Ovi Maps. The N8 has three customizable home screens which can be personalized with apps and widgets through the Ovi Store. It’s display has multi-touch capabilities with gesture support.

Nokia N8’s Design

Dimensions

  • Size: 113.5 x 59 x 12.9 mm
  • Weight (with battery): 135 g
  • Volume: 86 cc

Nokia N8’s Display and user interface

  • Screen size: 3.5″
  • Resolution: 16:9 nHD (640 x 360 pixels) OLED
  • 16.7 million colours
  • Capacitive touch screen
  • Orientation sensor (Accelerometer)
  • Compass (Magnetometer)
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light detector

Personalisation

  • Up to three customisable home screens:
    • Widgets
    • Themes
    • Shortcuts
    • Icons
    • Menu
  • Customisable profiles
  • Ring tones: mp3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR-NB, AMR-WB
  • Video ring tones
  • Nokia N8’s Themes
    • wallpapers
    • screensavers
    • audio themes
    • pre-installed themes
    • changeable colour themes

Nokia N8’s Colours

  • Anodized aluminium casing, available in:
    • Silver white
    • Dark grey
    • Orange
    • Blue
    • Green
  • Colour availability varies by country

Nokia N8’s Hardware

Power Management

  • BL-4D 1200 mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Talk-time (maximum):
    • GSM 720 mins
    • WCDMA 350 mins
  • Standby time (maximum):
    • GSM 390 h
    • WCDMA 400 h
  • Video playback time (H.264 720p, 30 fps, maximum): 6 h (via HDMI to TV)
  • Video recording time (H.264 720p, 25 fps, maximum): 3 h 20 mins
  • Video call time (maximum): 160 mins
  • Internal memory: 16 GB music playback time (offline mode, maximum): 50 h

Operating Frequency

  • GSM/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900
  • WCDMA 850/900/1700/1900/2100
  • Automatic switching between WCDMA & GSM bands
  • Flight mode

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • HDMI
  • 2mm Charging connector
  • Micro USB connector and charging
  • High-Speed USB 2.0 (micro USB connector)
    • USB On-the-Go
  • 3.5 mm AV connector
    • FM Radio
    • FM Transmitter

Nokia N8’s Software & Applications

N8’s Software platform & user interface

  • Symbian ^3 for Nokia
  • Java MIDP 2.1
  • Qt 4.6.2, Web Runtime 7.2
    • HTML 4.1
  • Software updates Over the Air (FOTA) & Over the internet (FOTI)
  • Flash Lite 4.0
  • OMA DM 1.2, OMA Client provisioning 1.1

Nokia N8’s Applications

  • Key applications: Calendar, Contacts, music player, internet, messaging, photos, Ovi Store, Maps, Videos, WebTV, Office document editors, Video & photo editor, Mail, Chat, Radio
  • PC Applications: Nokia Ovi Suite, Nokia Ovi Player

Nokia N8 Internet Features

Browsing and internet

  • Full web browsing of real web pages
  • Web browsing with touch control
  • Supported markup languages: HTML, XHTML MP, WML, CSS
  • Supported protocols: HTTP v1.1, WAP
  • TCP/IP support
  • Visual history, HTML and JavaScript support
  • Flash Lite 4 will support a majority of Flash Player 10.1 content
  • Nokia Mobile Search
  • RSS reader
  • Support for streaming video
  • Unified home screen access to Facebook and Twitter through Ovi by Nokia Social client
  • Social networking profiles visible in phone contacts
  • Upload and view photos and video and see locations via Ovi by Nokia Social client
  • Social networking events visible in phone calendar

Nokia N8 – GPS and navigation

  • Integrated GPS, A-GPS receivers
  • Ovi Maps with free car & pedestrian navigation
  • Wi-Fi Positioning
  • Compass and accelerometer for correct orientation of display
  • Nokia Ovi Suite to transfer/upload maps to the device memory for free

Nokia N8’s Camera Features

Nokia N8’s Camera Features

  • 12 megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics
  • Fullscreen 16:9 viewfinder with easy-to-use touchscreen parameters
  • Xenon flash
  • Face recognition software
  • Autofocus
  • Focal length: 5.9 mm
  • F number/Aperture: F2.8
  • Still images file format: JPEG/EXIF
  • Zoom up to 2x (digital) for still images
  • Zoom up to 3x (digital) for video
  • Secondary camera for video calls (VGA, 640 x 480 pixels)

Nokia N8 Video Features

Nokia N8 Video cameras

  • Main camera
    • 12 megapixel with Carl Zeiss optics
    • HD quality 720p resolution
    • Shoot 16:9 videos in HD
  • Video capture in 720p 25 fps with codecs H.264, MPEG-4
  • Video clip length: up to 90 minutes
  • Video file format: .mp4 (default), .3gp (for MMS)
  • Settings for scene, video light, white balance, colour tone
  • Secondary camera VGA for video calls

Nokia N8 Music & Audio

Nokia N8 Music features

  • Cover flow user interface to browse the albums in your music collection
  • Comes with Music service on selected markets
  • Nokia Music Player
  • Ovi Music store
  • MP3, WMA, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, E-AC-3, AC-3
  • Bit rate up tp 320 kbps
  • DRM support WM DRM, OMA DRM 2.0
  • FM transmitter

Radio

  • Stereo FM radio (87.5-108 MHz/76-90 MHz)

Nokia N8 Gaming

Nokia N8 Gaming

  • Use the touch UI to play games
  • Dedicated graphics processor with OpenGL 2.0 enables 3D graphics
  • Java games
  • Use the accelerometer to play games

Nokia N8 Package Contents

Standard Nokia N8 Sales Package

  • Nokia N8 mobile computer
  • Nokia Battery BL-4D
  • Nokia Connectivity Cable CA-179
  • Nokia Stereo Headset WH-701
  • Nokia Compact Travel Charger AC-15
  • Nokia Adapter Cable for HDMI CA-156
  • Nokia Adapter Cable for USB OTG CA-157
  • Nokia Stylus SU-36 (selected markets only)
  • Quick start guide

Nokia N8 Accessories

Recommended Nokia N8 accessories

  • Nokia Bluetooth Stereo Headset BH-905
  • Nokia Stylus SU-36
  • Nokia Bluetooth Headset BH-608
  • Nokia Bluetooth Stereo Headset BH-505
  • Nokia Extra Power DC-11
  • Nokia Mini Speaker MD-9