Check out these early prototypes of the Nokia 8 Sirocco

Peter, 04 June 2018

Juho Sarvikas is HMD’s Chief Product Officer, he’s behind the latest crop of Nokia phones. He decided to share part of the development process by tweeting out photos of early Nokia 8 Sirocco prototypes, as well as Nokia 1 and 8110 4G.

Check out these early prototypes of the Nokia 8 Sirocco

The Sirocco was code named “Avenger” mostly because the team thought it sounded cool rather than because it was seeking vengeance. Sarvikas is especially proud of how the side bezels turned out.

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Nokia 8 Sirocco early prototypes

Here are the Nokia 1 and the banana phone too. Notice how the finish on some of these looks “layered” - a definite sign of 3D printing. As Sarvikas says “Modeling and early prototyping is key for success.”

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Nokia 1 and Nokia 8110 4G prototypes

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