Doogee S80 Lite is a walkie talkie smartphone that is so durable you would not be able to resist it if you are the type who has a thing for rugged devices. This smartphone has the highest rating in the world in terms of rigidity. In view of this, the device comes with IP69K certifications. It is clear that the Doogee S80 Lite can stay for one hour under water, which makes it very durable.
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Design and Display of Doogee S80 Lite
Doogee S80 Lite body design materials are predominantly metal and aluminum alloy. The dimensions to the device are 82.5 x 172 x 13.6 mm. In the same vein, it weighs 278 grams and it comes in black orange.
The display type in Doogee S80 Lite is FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touch screen. The screen size is 5.99 inches, having a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. 16 million colors also mean that the screen is able to handle top quality pictures and videos. Furthermore, there is pixel density of 403 ppi and 65.46 percent screen to body ratio. The primary screen protection is Corning Gorilla Glass 4. However, there is no secondary display.
In the camera department of Doogee S80 Lite, one finds dual rear cameras of 13 MP and 8 MP that are able to shoot video quality of 1080p@30fps, and 720p@60fps. This is rich for camera’s sake. It is endowed with dual LED flash, and f/2.2 aperture.
Other features include FHD recording, auto focus, continuous shooting, digital zoom, exposure compensation, HDR, face detection, geo-tagging, and more.
On the front, there is the selfie camera of 8 MP with 0.23 inches sensor size. It however has no front flash capacity but the aperture is f/2.0.
Doogee S80 Lite Hardware and Software
Android 8.1 Oreo is the primary software in this device that serves as the operating system. Also, the S80 Lite has MediaTek Helio P23 chipset working together with16nm process technology for smooth running of the device. The CPU found in Doogee S80 Lite is Octa-core 2.3 GHz 8-Cores. There is also the bit-64 architecture in the device, and GPU ARM Mali G71.
Doogee S80 Lite is really spacious in the sense that it has 4GB of RAM where others in this category may be having 2GB. This actually corresponds to its ability as a rugged smartphone. Similarly, the internal storage is 64GB which can be expanded to 256GB through the use of microSD card slot.
Network and Connectivity of Doogee S80 Lite
Since some of those who buy the Doogee S80 Lite will not be making use of it where all networks are, (They could be working in the mountains) having all available networks on the smartphone is paramount. To this end, the device has 2G, 3G, and 4G internet and can run smoothly on GSM, WCDMA, and LTE.
Other components such as Wi-Fi Direct, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, 3.5 audio jack, make it live up to the user’s expectations. However, there is no infrared or NFC on this device.
The battery in Doogee S80 Lite is large. There is a massive 10080 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery to provide back for the device. It has fast charging capability as well and you could actually fully charge it from zero percent in about two hours.
Price and Availability
The price of Doogee S80 Lite is between $300 to $330 USD though you may find a different pricing online. For availability, this device was released in the month of October 2018. Soon, it will readily be available on the market.