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Nokia Pureview 808 Announced With 41 Megapixels

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Category: Camera Phones
Product: Nokia PureView 808
Price: £16.00

Nokia PureView 808 Announced With 41 Megapixels - Nokia released a mobile phone with a 41 megapixel sensor.

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PureView 808
Nokia PureView 808

Nokia has announced what it is calling a breakthrough in photography, with a 41 megapixel sensor, it uses pixel binning to create higher quality images, which, it says have less noise and greater detail, with better low light performance. Taking photos at lower resolution also enables loss-less zoom, as well as up to 4x zoom while recording Full HD video. Visit Nokia's website for more information on how the technology works.

Key Features

  • 41 Megapixel sensor
  • f/2.4 Carl Zeiss Lens
  • 26mm equivalent (16:9 photos), 28mm equivalent (4:3 photos)
  • 4inch touch-screen
  • Lossless zoom: 3x for stills, 4x for full HD 1080p video
  • Full HD Video recording with stereo sound
  • Optical format: 1/1.2 inch sensor
  • Total number of pixels: 7728 x 5368
  • 1.4 micron pixel size

Nokia PureView 808 Specifications

Max Aperture f/2.4
Lens Range 8.02mm
35mm equivalent 28mm
Optical Zoom No Data
Image Sensor
CCD pixels 41Mp (Megapixels)
Pixels (W) 7728
Pixels (H) 5368
Sensor Size 1/1.2 inch
Sensor Size (width) No Data
Sensor Size (height) No Data
Aspect Ratio
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor 4in
Screen resolution 640x360
Touch Screen Yes
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
  • Face Detection
  • Touch AF
  • Infinity
Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest No Data
Shutter speeds longest No Data
ISO sensitivity 50 - 1600
Movie mode Yes
Video Resolution
  • 1920x1080
  • 1280x720 720p
Video FPS 30/25/24/15fps
Stereo Sound Yes
Other Features
Image Stabilisation No
Wi-Fi Yes
Internal Memory 16000mb
Power Source
Battery Type BV-4D Lithium-Ion
Box Contents
Box Contents Nokia 808 PureView, Nokia Battery BL-4D, Nokia stereo Headset WH-209, Nokia Data Cable CA-190CD, Nokia Charger AC-50, Nokia Wrist Strap Black, Fold-Out Quick Guide, NFC info card
Weight 169g
Width 123.9mm
Height 60.2mm
Depth 13.9mm

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mikesavage  11229 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Feb 2012 - 8:18 PM

1/1.2 inch sensor? That's massive for a mobile 'phone - much bigger than any zoom compact camera, if it's correct. And all those pixels?!

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pulsar69  91611 forum posts United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
27 Feb 2012 - 9:08 PM

1.4 micron pixel size , thats what you get for cramming 41 million pixeks in , an absolutely garbage low light performance and over the top resolution ...

joshwa ePHOTOzine Staff 3583 forum postsjoshwa vcard United Kingdom
28 Feb 2012 - 7:19 AM

Quote: 1.4 micron pixel size , thats what you get for cramming 41 million pixeks in , an absolutely garbage low light performance and over the top resolution ...

Have you looked at the sample photos?

chris_c1  5 United Kingdom
30 May 2012 - 7:58 PM

think i be better off getting this phone it take better photos than the d800 Grin

paulashby  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jan 2014 - 6:51 PM

It takes better night shots than my 5D mk2

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