LG has launched its K series in December last year with K8, K3, K4 and K10 smartphones. Now the new variant of K8 which is named K8 2017 is available in offline market and expected to be announced by the company soon. It is available in Blue and Gold color versions for the price of 11,000 INR, but it is rolling out for MOP 9,999 INR.
LG K8 2017 comes with a 5 inch HD 2.5D curved glass in-cell touch display and is powered by 1.25 GHz quad core processor with unspecified chipset. It also has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt memory which can be further expanded by up to another 32GB using microSD card.
LG K8 2017 flaunts a 13 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash light and f/2.2 aperture. It also comes with a front facing camera with 5 MP resolution. It also has a fingerprint sensor which is placed just below the rear camera and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS which is a major drawback of this handset as Android 8.0 Oreo has already launched.
This dual SIM handset houses a 2500mAh battery. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, Micro USB port and 3.5mm audio jack.
You can also consider Micromax Evok Dual Note which comes 5.5 FHD display, Octa core MediaTek CPU, 4GB RAM, 64GB onboard storage and Panasonic Eluga A3 which includes 5.2 inch HD display, 3GB RAM, 13 MP rear, 8 MP front camera and 4000mAh battery within the same price range.
Key Specifications of LG K8 2017:
|Model||LG K8 2017|
|Display||5 inch HD 2.5D curved glass in-cell touch display|
|Processor||1.25 GHz quad core processor|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||147.1×72.5×8.2mm and 144 grams|
|Software||Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS|