HD Videos: Nokia N8 Sample videos – low light and outdoors 720p

| August 31, 2010 | 18 Replies

Here are some  sample videos from the Nokia N8 uploaded by silverato3428 – The first three supposedly in low light, and the fourth outdoors. Be sure to click the 720p HD version.

I’m curious to know how the N8 is able to resolve that text.  It seems a little too clear for fixed focus video and have something that close be in focus, whilst objects further away are still close.

Mummy -

Just seconds away from 1000heads/WOMWorld/Nokia HQ – outdoor.

  • The colour looks great, the frame rate looks smooth.
  • The N8 is also able to quickly adjust to different brightness levels.
  • Panning looks rather smooth too. Normally, movement of the phone would cause a somewhat jelly like distortion.

Thanks to bharadwaj for the heads up!

Get yourself a decent pair of headphones to listen to the marvelous Nseries grade audio quality.

Awesome sound for your video since 2005 when all others were producing (and some still are) shitty, tinny audio.

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  • Stylinred

    is it just me or do all these real world n8 recording samples not look up to par with that nokia sample video of that guy dancing on the rooftop

    • Stylinred

      actually i just rewatched that nokia video i guess it was ‘just me’ ;)

  • Keith

    DUDE! The last video is a total FAKE! I think someone posted an article with that video a couple months ago and we all knew it was fake! N8 does NOT have optical zoom. That video is prolly taken by a really good Sony or some canon point and shoot!

    As for the other low light videos, I really hope Nokia improves the quality a bit more coz I see lots of grain in dark areas. I hope they utilize the sensor fully to achieve the best possible quality in low lighting.

    • chandru

      keith s correct is old video. and the video is not taken using n8 if its old video na

    • Jay Montano

      Cheers Kieth, I went away, rewatched the video and wondered how come there are out of focus blurs in some places, when N8 has fixed focus so everything to infinity (from 60cm?) should be focused.

      Thanks for heads up. Reupdated.

      • Keith

        No problem buddy :)

  • chandru

    also less vivid seems that was not an HD cam. any removed

  • Keith

    Hey dude, check this out. I think this is one of the coolest painting apps for N900. It makes painting on iPad look like a 2 year-old’s thing!

    • chandru

      this one is old . already discussed about it

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  • Stylinred

    is this new?

    don’t think i’ve seen it before

    • Stylinred


      • Duncan

        That was one of the initial videos released.

        • Stylinred

          i thought it looked familiar! but there’s been so many similar ones ;)

  • Duncan

    Does anyone know the real battery life on an N8 yet? My N82 lasts all day and then some, yet my Evo has to be charged twice with the same usage. I hope we can get some real world battery life test soon.

  • Douglas

    Samsung Captivate aka Galaxy S has a fixed focus as well but you can easily read the icons on your phone from less than a 10″ away AND it can still let you see things in the distance. It is possible.

  • Jimmy

    Can anyone tell me when N8 will launch in India and what will be price for this mobile?

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