Yesterday, Lenovo announced two budget range smartphones in India, named the K8 and K8 Plus.
The K8 comes with a 5.2-inch 720p display and MediaTek Helio P20 processor. It has a single 13 megapixel camera with PDAF and LED flash. The battery fortunately is the large 4000mAh as its big brother. It has 3/4GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage.
Lenovo K8 Plus
The K8 Plus is the cheapest phone by Lenovo to have a dual camera system on its back. The main 13 megapixel camera is complemented by a 5 megapixel depth sensor, which provides shallow depth of field effect for your subjects. Accompanied by dual-LED flash.
The phone has a 5.2-inch 1080p with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and it is powered by MediaTek Helio P25 processor paired with 3/4GB of RAM. Along with Mali-T880 MP2 GPU. It has 32GB of expandable storage. The battery fitted in the smartphone is a large 4000mAh battery.
The best thing about both these new devices is that they ship with stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Starting with the K8 Note, Lenovo has been shipping essentially the same version of stock Android that we have on Motorola devices. This means you get the clean and more responsive version of Android with minimal Lenovo features and applications.
There is fingerprint sensor on the rear of the devices, and are Dual-SIM devices with all the basic connectivity features you will find on the other smartphones in similar price range.
It is available in Fine Gold and Venom Black color option.
The K8 Plus is now available exclusively on Flipkart for INR 10,999 (approx. $171), you can buy it now from FlipKart.
But the price for Lenovo K8 hasn’t been announced yet but it will be available exclusively through offline retail channels. We will provide more details about the K8 when it will be launced in the offline smartphone market with a price tag.