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Nokia 8.3 5G
Nokia 8.3 5G
Nokia 8.3 5G
Nokia 8.3 5G
Nokia 8.3 5G

Informr score
The Nokia 8.3 5G currently has an Informr score of 7.2 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 24 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.4 GHz
2.4 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
64+ MP, f/1.9
64+ MP, f/1.9
4500 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

We have trouble with our Nokia. Many have grown up with this brand, and seeing the failures of the Nokia 8.3 5G does not please anyone. If we find the screen too big, we cannot incriminate it on this point – the demand exists and we must respect it. Nevertheless, poor photo performance is unforgivab...

- Vincent Ledbetter,

Released in September 2020, the Nokia 8.3 5G earned an overall score of 55. It struggled with readability, video, and control of artifacts, while earning decent scores for color, motion, and touch. The Nokia 8.3 5G has a pleasant level of brightness when viewed indoors and an acceptable level of bri...

- Lynn Anderson, DxOMark
Tom's Guide
Tom's Guide

A decent price for some excellent hardware and software should make the Nokia 8.3 5G a better option than it feels like. But other phones like the Pixel 5, OnePlus 8 and Galaxy S20 FE offer more for the same price.

- Jordan Palmer, Tom's Guide

While the Nokia 8 V isn’t a bad phone per se, there are better options in its $700 price range, or similarly equipped phones for less. This Nokia handset doesn’t really bring anything more to the table than the $400 TCL 10 5G UW or $450 Moto One 5G. Its design and build are nice enough (if not just...

- Myriam Joire, Hothardware

The only reason you should buy this phone is if you want the biggest Android phone possible without spending $1,000. I think you're better off with cheaper phones like the $500 Pixel 4A 5G. You get better cameras, longer battery life, a nicer OLED screen, and a phone that's not a pain to hold. This...

- Julian Chokkattu, Wired

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Nokia backs up the 8.3 5G with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

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Screen Size

The Nokia 8.3 5G's screen size is 6.81 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.4 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm) Octa-core 2.4 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 10 (Update Available: 12) operating system (OS).

64+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 64+ MP, f/1.9 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 24+ megapixels resolution.

64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4500 mAh battery. Nokia's performance ratings are 1200 minutes, 921 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

8.3 5G Specs

Release Date September 23, 2020
Regions Available USA, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 10 (Update Available: 12)

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Processor Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm) Octa-core 2.4 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 6/8 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.16 W/kg
Body: 1.19 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
64+ Megapixels, f/1.9
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (12 MP, Ultra wide), 3rd camera feature (2 MP, Macro), 3rd camera feature (2 MP, Depth), HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
24+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 386 pixels
Size 6.81 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Up to 1087 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 921 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Up to 506 minutes
Talk Time Up to 1200 minutes
Standby Time Up to 31.87 days
Mixed Usage No
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Polar Night
Dimensions [H x W x D] 17.19 x 7.856 x 0.899 cm (6.8 x 3.1 x 0.4 in)
Weight 220 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Nokia 8 V
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