Although initial impressions of Nokia’s new N8 phone were distinctly cool, the company has insisted that the handset was not running the final version of the software, and things will – in the words of D:Ream – only get better.
Serving up proof of the handset’s potential is this remarkable HD video sample, shot in 720p on the Symbian smartphone.
Although clearly tripods and tracking shots were used, the footage of a dancer on a rooftop is astonishingly good for a mobile phone.
Nokia say that the footage has not been enhanced or tweaked in any way. Although we imagine the average mobile user might struggle to create such a profession end product, it’s still mighty impressive stuff that makes the iPhone’s video camera look, well, totally rubbish.
Check it out below: