Nokia 8 VS. Nokia 8.1: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Nokia 8 VS. Nokia 8.1. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.2
Cost-effectiveness
8.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
7
7.6
Performance & Hardware
7.9
7.7
Camera
8
8.7
Connectivity
7.7
7.7
Battery
5.9
6.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
Aliases
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Nokia X7, Nokia 7.1 Plus, TA-1119, TA-1121

Release Date

Release date
August 2017, 2 years ago
December 2018, 9 months ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.7 mm
151.5 mm
7.9 mm
75.8 mm
154.8 mm
8.0 mm
Weight
160 g
180 g
Usable surface
69 %
81 %
Materials
Aluminium alloy
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Blue

Bronze

Silver
Black

Blue

Copper

Red

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5.3"
6.18"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 2280 px
Density
554 Pixels per inch
408 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 700 cd/m2
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 1500:1 contrast ratio
  • 500 cd/m2
  • 96% NTSC
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Frameless
  • Full Lamination Technology
  • HDR10
  • Multi-touch
  • Notch
  • Medium-sized Notch
  • NTSC
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Nokia 8
Print 3D Model
Nokia 8.1
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
CPU
4x 2.45 GHz Kryo + 4x 2.15 GHz Kryo
Qualcomm® Kryo™ 360 CPU, Octa-core CPU
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2.45 GHz
2.2 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 540
Qualcomm Adreno 616

RAM

RAM
4 GB
4 GB

Antutu

Score
207.434 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 89% of devices
177.866 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 87% of devices

Storage

Capacity
64 GB
64 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
Yes, in the back

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
12 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.400 µm
Sensor
Carl Zeiss Unknown
Sony IMX363 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS BSI 2
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/1.8
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Optical zoom
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
13 Mpx
20 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth 5.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • ANT+
  • APT-x
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.711 W/Kg on head
1.330 W/Kg on body
0.514 W/Kg on head
1.490 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.490 W/Kg on head
0.770 W/Kg on body
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Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3090 mAh
3500 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Fast Charging
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 9.0 P
Android 9.0 Pie

Prices

Prices

Prices