Lenovo has launched their latest smartphone in their Note series, the K8 Note which is the successor to the K6 Note (K7 Note has been skipped). The device comes with a similar display as it predecessor, sporting a 5.5-inch Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top. There is an upgrade in other segments like the processor is a Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X23 64-bit with Mali T880 MP4 GPU. The design of the device is similar to its predecessor but on the rear is the Dual camera set up and a front facing flash for the front camera.
The Lenovo K8 Note comes in two variants based on RAM and Storage – 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage space, it can be further expanded using microSD card up to 128GB. Lenovo has earlier mentioned that it will be shutting down its Vibe UI and in K8 Note it can be seen as it comes with Stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS out of the box with some Lenovo Apps.
Specifications of Lenovo K8 Note:
Display: 5.5-inch Full HD 2.5D Curved glass display with 450 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
Processor: Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X23 64-bit processor with Mali T880 MP4 GPU
RAM and Storage: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
Camera: 13MP rear camera with PureCel Plus sensor, dual-tone LED Flash, secondary 5MP camera and a 13MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, wide-angle lens, LED flash
OS: Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Fingerprint sensor, Splash Resistant (P2i Nano Coating), 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, Dolby Atmos
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB OTG
Battery: 4000mAh built-in battery with Turbo Charging
The device comes with a 13MP rear camera with PureCel Plus sensor along with dual-tone LED flash and a secondary 5MP camera. The front camera is also a 13MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture having wide-angle and LED flash. The device comes with Splash Resistant Nano coating which makes it splash resistant but not water resistant. Lenovo K8 Note comes with 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2 and supports USB OTG. It is powered by a 4000mAh battery with Turbo charging option.
The Lenovo K8 Note is priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage while the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 13,999. It will be available exclusively on Amazon in Fine Gold and Venom Black colors starting from August 18th at 12 noon.