LG K8 is a budget phone from tech giant – LG. This phone flexes 5 Inches screen with 720 X 1280 pixel resolution and runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 version. This handset comes in two memory variants with 1.5GB RAM in common. Hence, you can either buy 8GB ROM model or a 16GB internal memory mobile phone from an online shopping store for mobile phones in Dubai, as per your storage requirements. Moving on to its hardware, the K8 smartphone draws power from 1.3GHz Quad-core Mediatek processor that is clubbed with Mali-T720 GPU. What's more, you can take good quality pictures via using its 8MP main sensor. This camera has the f/2.4 aperture, LED flash, and autofocus abilities along with 1080p video recording skills. For taking selfies, this handset equips 5MP upfront sensor with 720p video clips recording capabilities. Also, there is 2125mAh removable battery inside the phone that keeps powering the device the whole day long. You can buy this mobile phone in Black and White colors which look gorgeous.
Super Comfy, Sleek Design
The K8 smartphone, apart from its gorgeous color options, has a comfortable grip to offer to its users. This phone sports a streamlined lineament which is super comfy to hold. Also, gentle curves on edges and corners ensure that this phone is not going to slip out of your hands anytime soon. What's more, its cross-hatched plastic rear is removable to reveal battery and MicroSD card slot inside. This phone has measurements at 144.6 X 71.5 X 8.7 mm and a weight of 157 grams. Contrary to that Vivo V7 Plus mobile phone weighs 160 grams. Talking about button placement on the handset, K8 hosts power button on its right edge which is easily approachable with your forefinger. Also, you can locate it at once in between two volume keys, thanks to its ridged surface. This makes the phone perfect for single-handed operations like smartphone. The great part is you can grab attractive at any of the renowned online shopping store in Dubai, UAE.
Bringing to You the Ultimate Visual Experience on 5” Screen
The LG K8 mobile phone touts a 5” screen with 720 X 1280p screen resolution. Also, it comes with 16:9 aspect ratio which means there is enough screen space on the handset for you to enjoy a range of multimedia contents in a hassle-free manner. This IPS LCD display offers 294ppi pixel density so that pictures on the screen look good and texts appear to be sharper. Sunlight visibility of this screen, however, is not noticeable and you might struggle to see the screen under the sun. Further, viewing angles play a great role in screen performance. Thankfully, this is good enough on K8's screen in order to make it an ultimate screen for consuming lots of resource-heavy contents on it. This way, this handset comes closer to screen performance of and Xiaomi Mi Mix. If you wish to compare its screen with other models, log on to a notable phone price comparison site like Priceomania. You can also search one such website for staying updated on online mobile phone shops in Dubai.
Average Camera Application
The one area where this handset might disappoint many is its photography section. The K8 houses an 8MP camera on its removable back panel which exhibits fairly low resolution. This is quite noticeable when you take pictures outdoor, in bright sunshine. The pictures lack in fine detailing and contain lots of noises. Colors also look dull and hazy. Unlike camera-centric and smartphones, the K8 also lacks in low-lighting imaging. Contrary to that, indoor shots look pretty good with softer color tone and almost noticeable clarity. Also, color reproduction capabilities of this main shooter are quite appreciable. However, apart from the presence of lots of natural light in indoors, you will need to use the Flash for taking sharper looking images. To note, you can also create video clips in 1080p resolution via using this shooter.
Turing focus on selfie camera, the K8 comes with 5MP front-facing snapper with 720p video recording capabilities. This is a good camera with great resolution and lets you take some memorable selfies of you in almost every lighting scenarios. Also, as said above, you can make 720p videos by using this shooter. Not to mention here that this snapper also makes you able to stay connected with your near and dear once over a video call. Now, if you wish to buy this handset for this purpose, you can always consider visiting best online shopping store for mobile phones.
Mediatek Chipset Offering Nippy Performance
Coming to its performance, the K8 seems to be very responsive during everyday phone usage, thanks to its 1.3 GHz Quad-core Mediatek chipset. This chipset along with Mali-T720 and 1.5 GB RAM manages to give you the same performance as smartphone. Even, you can compare this mobile phone's performance with powerful OnePlus 3 as the K8 never feels like lagging far behind the latter device in terms of performance. You can conclude this discussion with the note that the K8 mobile phone can easily keep up with your every swipe and tap. If you want to buy this great mid-range device, then you should access one of the illustrious cell phone shops in your vicinity.
What's more, K8's promising 2125mAh battery can last an entire day on low- to moderate- phone usage. However, for heavy phone performance, you might require charging your device once in a day, still, this battery capacity is pretty respectable for a budget phone like LG K8. However, you can buy slightly costly model for its 2600mAh powerhouse which gives better efficiency than the model being reviewed here.
Features that Made LG K8 the Most Sought After Device
Features that the LG K8 is Missing
|Network||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2g||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3g||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4g||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Status||Available. Released 2016, April|
|Body||Dimensions||144.6 x 71.5 x 8.7 mm (5.69 x 2.81 x 0.34 in)|
|Weight||157 g (5.54 oz)|
|Sim||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)|
|Platform||Os||Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Cpu||Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Memory||Card slot||microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||8/16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM|
|Camera||Primary||8 MP, f/2.4, autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama|
|Secondary||5 MP, 720p|
|Sound||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|Comms||Wlan||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Gps||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|Radio||FM radio, RDS|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Battery||Removable||Removable Li-Ion 2125 mAh battery|