Nokia 808 PureView 41 MP Camera Phone – Know its Features and Launch Date

If you are looking forward to get a camera phone that is par excellence, then it is best to wait for some time and get the Nokia PureView 808. The phone has surely raised eyebrows as it was announced at the MWC 2012, great thanks to the 41 MP camera that the phone features.

What is flaunts?

Nokia has in fact ushered in the new era in top end Smartphone imaging with its Nokia 808 PureView. This is indeed the first Smartphone by Nokia that has the PureView imaging technology and that brings together the high resolution sensors, developed algorithms of the brand and Carl Zeiss optics.

Display screen

The PureView 808 has huge 4 inches display screen with 640 x 360 resolution and that sports ergonomically minded structure i.e. round edges and gripping, soft surface. The blend of ClearBlack and AMOLED screen further ensure that the screen offers deep blacks and vibrant colors even when the handset is used outdoors during the sunny, bright day.

 Nokia 808 PureView

Nokia 808 PureView

To make things better, the screen’s surface is all protected by the Gorilla Glass that means that it is properly armored against regular wear and tear. The User Interface of the handset is also finger friendly like never before and thus responds fast to the swipes under finger on home screens.

Other features

Along with the amazing still image technology, the phone also incorporates full HD 1080p recording as well as playback with the 4x lossless zoom feature and the Rick Recording facility.

Its camera- the main attraction

The main attraction of the phone is surely its 41 MP camera. This is indeed the type of megapixel count which has not been seen on any phone before yet and is mainly restricted to the pro cameras. Carl Zeiss lens of the camera is properly teamed with pixel over-sampling technology of Nokia that has been made to produce the clearer and sharper images even in the low light situations. Also, the users can enjoy the capability to save pictures in the compact sizes for fast and easy sharing.


As far as connectivity features are concerned, Nokia 808 PureView supports all that is required for the contemporary Smartphone. For easy web access, there is the WiFi b/g/n or the 3G HSPA radio which can reach the peak speeds of 14.4Mbps. One can also enjoy the features like NFC, USB storage mode, Bluetooth 3.0 and others.

Final words

In all, the Nokia 808 PureView may look like an average phone, but when it comes to the camera that it has, there doesn’t actually seem to be any other gadget available that can beat 808 PureView.

 Nokia 808 PureView Launch Date in India

Nokia has not revealed any information about launch date of this phone yet, they revealed the phone last month in Mobile World Congress, however it is expected to release by next quarter of the year.