The Lenovo K8 Plus: A good performer in the budget range.
The Lenovo K8 Plus is a modified variant of the Lenovo K8 Note. The handset comes with a typical Lenovo K series design. The rear of the device has a metal panel along with the camera, speaker, and a fingerprint scanner cut-out. The device is available in multiple color variants and storage at different prices.
Lenovo K8 Plus smartphone comes with a Dolby Atmos surround sound, premium design and a fingerprint sensor on the back side. It comes with 5.20-inch full HD touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 X 1920 pixels. It is a dual-SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM.
|What’s cool||What’s not so cool|
|Excellent Cameras||Feels Bulky
AMAZING DESIGN AND DISPLAY
The Lenovo K8 Plus features a 5.2-inch IPS LCD Full HD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The display of the handset is protected against impacts with the help of Gorilla Glass 3. The color reproduction and viewing angles are also quite good. The display offers two color modes: vibrant and standard. As the name suggests, when you select the latter, the colors start appearing brighter.
SIMPLE AND CLEAN HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE
The Lenovo K8 Plus comes preloaded with Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system. An octa-core ( a 2.6 GHz Cortex A53 Quad-core and a 1.6 GHz Cortex A53 Quad-core) processor coupled with a 3GB RAM and a Mali- T880 MP2 GPU manages the overall performance of the system. The Lenovo K8 Plus comes in two variants: Fine Gold, Venom Black.
AMAZING CAMERA AND STORAGE!
BEST CAMERA FOR A SELFIE LOVER AND SUFFICIENT STORAGE
The Lenovo K8 Plus houses a primary camera of 13+5 -megapixel and a self-portrait camera of 8 – megapixel is provided for selfie lovers and video calling purpose. The rear camera captures great shots and supports Full HD videos. There is a front flash present for low light photography and videography. The handset is deprived of 4K video recording at 30 FPS speed. While talking about the storage, the handset is equipped with 32GB inbuilt storage space and can be further expanded up to 128GB by using an external memory card so that you can save an ample amount of applications, songs, and videos in it.
SUPER BATTERY AND FASTER CONNECTIVITY!
CONNECT TO THE WORLD WITHIN NO TIME
The Lenovo K8 Plus is fueled by 4,000mAh Li-ion battery which is non-removable one. As far as connectivity is concerned, Lenovo K8 Plus supports a lot of options like 4G, Wi-Fi, mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, and micro USB. The data transferring, charging and audio output is carried out with the help of micro USB and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Some Best Features of Lenovo K8 Plus
|·One of the special features is the music key on the right edge which can be used to control music playback.|
|·Another best feature is the 4,000mAh battery which lasts more than a day.|
|·The handset offers a solid gaming experience.|
|·On the multimedia front, the handset supports Dolby ATMOS audio and Theatre MAX 2.0 Dolby ATMOS.|
|·The handset is available in two variants: 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage.|
|Dimensions (mm)||147.90 x 73.70 x 8.99|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4000|
|Colours||Fine Gold, Venom Black|
|Screen size (inches)||5.20|
|Processor make||MediaTek Helio P25|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
For the final verdict, we can say that Lenovo K8 Plus is a mid-range handset equipped with impressive performance and great design. The handset consists of two amazing cameras which can click crystal-clear images. The powerful configuration also ensures you to play heavy games without facing any kind of problems. The battery backup is also quite good.
On the negative side, the display and design could have been better.
Overall, all the features combined makes Lenovo K8 Plus one of the best smartphone in its price range.