LG K8 (2017)

  • Available. Released 2017, April
LG K8 (2017)
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  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
  • 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM 64/128 GB ROM
  • 13 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash 8 MP (Front)
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) Removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh battery

Launch

  • Announced 2016, December
  • Status Available. Released 2017, April

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 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 144.5 x 72.1 x 8 mm (5.69 x 2.84 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight 144 g (5.08 oz)
  • SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 5.0 inches (~66.6% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~293 ppi density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Platform

  • OS Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Chipset Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
  • CPU Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 308

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB
  • Internal 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 13 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features 1/3" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
  • Video 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary 5 MP, f/2.4, 1/5" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, 1080p

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio FM radio, RDS
  • USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Features

  • Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
  • Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No
  • Others - MP4/H.264 player - MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player - Photo/video editor - Document viewer

Battery

  • Battery Removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh battery
  • Stand-by Up to 490 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 18 h (3G)

Misc

  • Colors Silver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue

Overview

LG K8 (2017) is an Android 7.0 (Nougat) smartphone announced by LG in 2016, December. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) phone which comes in 5.0 inches (~66.6% screen-to-body ratio) and 144.5 x 72.1 x 8 mm (5.69 x 2.84 x 0.31 in) with 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~293 ppi density) and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors . Some other notable features of LG K8 (2017) are Accelerometer, proximity Sensors.

LG K8 (2017) Built in running OS is Android 7.0 (Nougat) and it’s powered with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, LG K8 (2017) features 13 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash on the back with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A531/3" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama options whereas the front selfie camera is 5 MP, f/2.4, 1/5" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, 1080p . Battery of the phone is Removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh battery

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LG K8 (2017) comes in various colors like Silver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue . You can find here detailed LG K8 (2017) specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using LG K8 (2017) for other members.

Pros & Cons of LG K8 (2017)

Advantages

  • Dual Sim It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two mobile phones at the same time.
  • Latest OS Latest OS makes it easy to install more recent apps and updates.
  • 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).

Dis-Advantages

  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec

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