LG K8 2017
LG K8 2017

LG K8 (2017) is designed for people who desire a mobile phone at an affordable price. It shares a lot of features similar to that on the LG K4 (2017) but offers an improved operating system and a better camera configuration. The LG K8 (2017) sports a fingerprint scanner on its rear, features a 5-inch screen display, 1.5GB RAM inside on a 7.0 Nougat OS powered by a Snapdragon 425 chipset.

LG K8 (2017)
LG K8 (2017)

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  • LG K8 (2017) Full Specs Review & Price In Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana
  • Where To Buy LG K8 (2017) Online At Cheap Price
  • K8 (2017) Smartphone Price On Jumia & Konga

Let us quickly take a look at some of the K8 (2017) specs and features.

LG K8 (2017) Design and Display

LG K8 (2017) has a body dimensions of 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.1 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.32 in) that weighs just 142 g (5.01 oz) even with its 2100mAh battery power inside. It is available in four colours: space Silver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue.

The LG K8 (2017) features the same display as the LG K4 (2017). It is a 5.0-inch IPS display with In-cell Touch technology. The display offers 720 x 1280 pixels resolution (~294 ppi pixel density).

Camera

LG K8 (2017) sports a massive increase in the camera section than its counterparts the K4 (2017) and K3 (2017). On the back, you get a 13-megapixels camera with autofocus, LED flash. While on the front, LG K8 (2017) has a 5- megapixels lens system.

Performance, Storage, and OS of K8 (2017)

K8 (2017) runs a better Android 7.0 (Nougat) on a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset with a quad-core processor that clocks 1.4GHz with 1.5 GB of RAM. This means that the Android phone has both improved RAM and OS than the LG K4 (2017) and LG K3 (2017).

The Android phone sports 16 GB internal storage with support for up to 32 GB with microSD card. The LG K8 (2017) features a 2500 mAh Li-Po Battery, just like the LG K4 (2017).

Other Features

The LG K8 (2017) has a Dual Micro-SIM slot and supports and comes 4G LTE connectivity which has turn a must have for every smartphone users, Wi-Fi, GPS, A-GPS, Micro USB 2.0, and Bluetooth 4.2. Sensors on the smartphone include Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass which are required for automation of the device.

LG K8 (2017) Full Technical Specifications

General

Device TypeSmartphone
ModelLG K8 (2017)
Announced2016, December
ReleasedExp. release 2017, Q1-Q2
StatusComing soon…

Network

2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G NetworkLTE
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM CountSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Data

2GGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3GUp to 21.1/5.76 Mbps
4GUp to 300/50 Mbps
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Web BrowserYes, HTML5

Design

TypeCandybar
Dimensions144.8 x 72.1 x 8.1 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.32 in)
Weight142 g (5.01 oz)
Protectionn/a
ColorsSilver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue

Display

Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size5.0 inches (~66.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels
Colors16M colors
Pixel Density~294 ppi pixel density
Touch ScreenYes
Protectionn/a
Featuresn/a
Secondary Displayn/a

Camera

13 MP, autofocus, LED flash
Yes
2160p@30fps, 720p@120fps, Auto HDR
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection
Yes, LED flash
5 MP

Software

Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
n/a
Yes
FacebookYes
YoutubeYes

Hardware

Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
CPUQuad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 308
1.5 GB RAM
Internal Storage16 GB
microSD, up to 32 GB
Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity
Controls

Connectivity

Yes, Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
Infraredn/a
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeYes USB v2.0
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFCYes
HDMIn/a
n/a

Battery

Battery TypeLi-Ion Battery
Capacity2500 mAh
PlacementRemovable
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Messaging

SMSYes (threaded view)
MMSYes
EmailYes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IMYes

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
n/a
Yes, FM radio
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes
Yes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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