Chinese company Lenovo has launched a budget Smartphone K8 Note in India, featuring dual camera setup on the back. This was the first K8 note with Dual camera option. During the launch, the company has said that since the launch of the K Series Smartphone, the company has sold 8.5 million devices of this series so far.
The price of Lenovo K8 Note will start from Rs. 12,999 and it will be found only on Amazon India. Its sale will begin on August 18.
It has been launched in India in two variants. One will have 32GB of internal memory with 3GB of RAM; while the other variant will get 4GB of RAM with 64GB internal memory. The price of the top model i.e. 64GB variant is 13,999 rupees. The memory card can be increased to 128GB via microSD card.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Lenovo K8 Note runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and spupports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The Smartphone is powered by a deca-core MediaTek MT6797 SoC with four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.4GHz, four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.85GHz, and two Cortex-A72 cores clocked at 2.3GHz. The processor is accompanied by either 3GB or 4GB of RAM.
For photography it has a 13-megapixel dual rear camera with an LED flash module which can also be called its specialty. For the selfie, it has a 5 megapixel front camera and also has a flash enabling the Smartphone to capture depth-of-field effects like Bokeh.
This smartphone has a battery of 4,000mAh and will be equipped with a rapid charger. The company claims that it is the first Smartphone from the company to have a faster charger. There is also a claim that its battery will provide talktime of 24.7 hours while its standby backup is 378 hours. Although, the claims are authentic or not, we will be able to tell it only after review.
There are currently many dual-camera smartphones in India. From budget segment to high end smartphones, two cameras are being given. So now the dual camera is not new, but the performance of this camera can make it different from others. But at the moment, it cannot be said that how its performance is.
Huawei’s budget Smartphone Huawei Honor 6X is priced at Rs. 12,999 and also has a dual camera. While Lenovo’s 64GB variants will cost you Rs 13,999. Honor 6X Mid-Rand is a great budget handset and this is expected to give Lenovo’s new smartphone a tough competition. Because of build quality, sound quality and performance, Honor 6X is great in all these Smartphone’s.