As promised, Lenovo has launched the second smartphone in the K8 series. The Chinese company today announced the Lenovo K8 Plus smartphone in the Indian market. This smartphone is basically a stripped down version of the K8 Note launched last month. The K8 Plus comes in a single 3GB RAM option and 32GB internal storage.
The 3GB RAM and 32GB storage option of the K8 Plus will retail for Rs. 10,999 in two colour options- gold and black. The device is exclusive to Flipkart and will be up for grabs starting tomorrow 12 PM.
Hardware wise, the K8 Plus is fuelled by the octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 chipset, which is built on 16nm manufacturing process. The K8 Note will be available in a 4GB of RAM and 32GB option during Diwali period. There’s a microSD card slot available as well for storage expansion up to 128GB.
The highlight of the K8 Plus is the dual camera setup at the back. A 13MP primary sensor and a 5MP secondary sensor can be seen at the back. The 13MP sensor captures RGB shots, whereas the 5MP sensor adds depth to the images when enabled. There’s a dual tone LED flash as well accompanying the cameras.
In addition to the rear cameras, Lenovo has added a decent 8MP selfie camera as well. Like every other Lenovo smartphone, the K8 Plus also has special audio capabilities such as Dolby Atmos and TheaterMax technology.
The Lenovo K8 Plus also runs near stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat with little customizations on top. The phone has connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and sadly it has a micro USB port. This entire package is backed by a 4000mAh battery with fast charging support.
This is what the Lenovo K8 Plus offers. The device will be exclusively sold on Flipkart. Will you pick a Lenovo K8 Plus over the Lenovo K8 Note at the same price? Let us know by commenting below.
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