Pixelworks Powers PureDisplay in New Nokia 8.3 5G Smartphone

March 24, 2020 Tiera Oliver

Pixelworks, Inc. announced the Nokia 8.3 5G, the first 5G smartphone from HMD Global, according to the company. The 6.81” edge-to-edge screen comes with PureDisplay technology powered by the Pixelworks visual processor. 

Running on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G modular platform, the Nokia 8.3 5G brings a large PureDisplay screen on the Nokia smartphone. 

The Pixelworks visual processor incorporates the following features:

  • Always-on HDR 
  • Enhanced Picture Quality
  • Auto-adaptive Display
  • Absolute Color Accuracy

The Pixelworks processor enables real-to-life color reproduction and Always-HDR quality, even when the content is only available in standard dynamic range (SDR). This is done by dynamically upscaling the color depth and detail by a factor of 64.

For more information, visit: www.pixelworks.com

About the Author

Tiera Oliver, edtorial intern for Embedded Computing Design, is responsible for web content edits as well as newsletter updates. She also assists in news content as far as constructing and editing stories. Before interning for ECD, Tiera had recently graduated from Northern Arizona University where she received her B.A. in journalism and political science and worked as a news reporter for the university's student led newspaper, The Lumberjack.

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