Lenovo K6 Power is quite popular with the buyers even today, the device scored brownie points for offering best of the features at an affordable price point. Lenovo has now announced the new K8 Plus with dual rear camera setup. Priced at Rs 10,999 the Lenovo K8 Plus goes at loggerheads with the recently launched Xiaomi Mi A1.
The Lenovo K8 Plus sports a 5.2-inch FHD display with a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass. Powering the device is an Octa-Core MediaTek P25 SoC clocked at 2.5GHz and paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM. Both the variants offer 32GB of internal storage that is further expandable up to 128GB via the microSD card slot.
The camera is undoubtedly the main highlight of the Lenovo K8 Plus, the device comes with a 13MP+5MP lens along with an LED flash. The secondary camera/selfie camera is an 8-Megapixel unit alongside an LED flash. In accordance with Lenovo’s recent switch to the stock Android, the K8 Plus runs on stock Android Nougat 7.1.1.(Promised update to Android Oreo.) That being said, despite the stock Android, Lenovo has added some essential features to the Nougat similar to how OnePlus does to its Oxygen OS.
Audio has been Lenovo’s forte and the K8 Plus is no different. The device comes with Dolby Atmos audio enhancements and the TheaterMax technology. Backing the Lenovo K8 Plus is a 4000mAh battery that supports rapid charge. On the connectivity front, the Lenovo K8 Plus offers the usual set of features including 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi.
Moving on, the most aggressive part of the Lenovo K8 Plus offering is its price point. Yes, at Rs 10,999 for the 3GB RAM version the Lenovo K8 Plus shapes up as a great choice (at least on paper for now) for potential buyers. Also if one is looking out for a smartphone with dual lens setup then there are not many options in the 10k-12k range. Lenovo has also announced that the 4GB RAM/32GB Storage variant will be released later as a “Holiday Edition.”
As part of the launch offer, Lenovo will be offering a buyback guarantee of up to Rs 5000, Exchange offer on old phones, up to 30GB of extra data along with Prime for Jio customers, and other accessories including a Moto Pulse 2 headset at a discounted price.
Lenovo K8 Plus Specifications
- 5.2-inch FHD Display with 2.5D Curved Screen and 178-degree viewing angle, Corning Gorilla with Oleophobic coating
- Octa-Core MediaTek P25 with 3GB/4GB of RAM
- 32GB of internal storage, expandable up to 128GB
- Dual Rear Camera setup, 13MP+5MP
- 8-Megapixel, 84-degree wide angle with LED Flash
- Android Nougat
- 4000mAh with Rapid Charge
- 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi