Chinese smartphone maker Lenovo had launched Lenovo K8 Note last month and now the company has announced Lenovo K8 Plus in India. Lenovo K8 Plus unveiled at an event held in New Delhi on Wednesday, 6th September 2017. The special features of the smartphone are the dual rear camera, 4000 mAh battery and stock Android experience in it. This smartphone comes with a dedicated music button on the left side, which can control music playback. Apart from this, the same button can also customize to open the camera, turn on and off the flashlight, launch an app or take a screenshot. You can adjust the speaker and headphone audio performance through the Dolby Atmos app.
Along with that, the company also launched Lenovo K8 with an almost identical feature. But the company has not given the information about its price and availability. But this phone will be available through the offline platform across India.
Lenovo K8 Plus Specifications:
Lenovo K8 Plus has a 5.2 inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD display that comes with 2.5D curved and Corning Gorilla Glass. Screen density is 424 PPI. This smartphone is powered by 2.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor. RAM is 3 GB and inbuilt storage is 32 GB. You can extend the storage up to 128 GB via microSD card. The phone comes with dual SIM slot. The company will release another variant named Lenovo K8 Plus Holiday Edition with the 4GB RAM variant, which will be launch on the occasion of Diwali.
The back side of the handset will have 13 megapixels and two 5 megapixel sensors. When switching to depth mode, the second sensor is used to calculate the distance of the subject and background. Aperture can also be adjusted in real time. The smartphone comes with unibody metal design and dual cameras and fingerprint sensors are provided at the rear. For the better selfie, the smartphone uses an aperture f/2.0, 84-degree wide angle lens and 8-megapixel front camera with a ‘party’ flash.
Talking about the software, this phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat, which gives the same realization as the stock Android experience. To give power to the smartphone, a battery of 4000 mAh is provided. Lenovo is claiming it will last for two days. For connectivity, Lenovo K8 Plus will have 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 AC, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm headphone jack and micro-USB port. The phone has an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope and proximity sensor.
Lenovo K8 Specifications:
Lenovo K8 has a 5.2-inch HD IPS (720×1280 pixels) display. This phone has 2.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 processor. The smartphone comes with the premium metal unibody design. This phone comes with Dolby Atmos sound output.
The phone has 13-megapixel rear camera whereas there is an 8-megapixel front camera with “party flash” feature. To power the smartphone, there is a 4000 mAh battery. The company claims Lenovo K8 will have a talk time of up to 48 hours. This phone will also run on stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
Lenovo K8 Plus Price, Availability, and Launch Offer:
Lenovo K8 Plus will cost at the price of INR 10,999. The phone will be available in Fine Gold and Venom Black color variants. This smartphone will be available exclusively on e-commerce site Flipkart. The sale of the smartphone will begin on September 7, Thursday at 12 noon.
Speaking about the launch offer, on 7th and 8th September, a 15% extra discount on Flipkart Fashion, a buyback guarantee up to Rs.5000, a Moto Pulse headphone in the price of Rs.500, and exemption of old phones will be given up to Rs 10,000. Apart from this, 30 GB extra Reliance Geo data will also be available on the recharge of Rs 399 (with Rs 99 primes). With a discount, a 5-watt Bluetooth speaker can be purchased at a price of Rs 1,199.