Lenovo K8 Plus was started by the company in India on Wednesday, in an event in New Delhi. The smartphone is a Flipkart-exclusive, also follows the Lenovo K8 Note by sporting a dual rear camera setup, a massive 4000mAh battery, aside from running inventory Android. The K8 Plus also features a dedicated music button on the left panel which controls playback and may be further customised as a launcher. Another highlight of this smartphone is its Dolby Atmos support for a better speaker and headphone performance.
Alongside, the firm also launched the Lenovo K8, which comprises several similarities. Regrettably, no K8 price details have been shared, though Lenovo revealed it would be hitting offline stores shortly, and detailed its specifications.
Lenovo K8 Plus price in India, availability, launch offers
The Lenovo K8 Plus price in India is Rs. 10,999. It will go on sale via Flipkart on Thursday, September 7, at 12 pm IST. The smartphone will be available in Venom Black and Fine Gold color variants. Launch offers include additional 15 percent off on Flipkart Fashion on September 7 and September 8; a BuyBack Guarantee of up to Rs. 5,000; Moto Pulse 2 headphones at a discounted rate of Rs. 599; up to Rs. 10,000 off on exchange of your old phone; up to 30GB of additional Reliance Jio data for Rs. 99), and a discounted rate on a 5W Bluetooth speaker of Rs. 1,199.
Lenovo K8 Plus
Lenovo K8 Plus Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Lenovo K8 Plus runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat sports a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and brightness rated at 450 nits. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 SoC (four cores in 1.69GHz, three cores at 2.3GHz, and one center at 2.6GHz) combined with 3GB. A 4GB RAM variant, called the Lenovo K8 Plus Holiday Edition, will be released by the business during the Diwali season. The K8 Plus dual camera setup sport one 13-megapixel Purecel Plus sensor with and another 5-megapixel depth sensor. Users will also have the ability to correct the thickness in real-time. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel camera with a ‘Party Flash’, f/2.0 aperture, along with an 84-degree wide-angle lens. It sports a fingerprint sensor on the back panel and a metal body.
Lenovo K8 Plus
The Lenovo K8 Plus comes with 32GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB) with a dedicated slot machine. Connectivity options on the Lenovo K8 Plus include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, 3.5millimeter headphone jack, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, and a Micro-USB port with OTG functionality. Sensors include an autofocus, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. It is powered by a 4000mAh battery.
Lenovo K8 specifications
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 SoC clocked at around 2.3GHz, coupled with 3GB of RAM. The K8 sports a single 13-megapixel back camera with PDAF, double LED flash, as well as an 8-megapixel front camera combined with a ‘Party Flash’.
The Lenovo K8 bears 32GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB) with a dedicated card slot. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB with OTG functionality. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. It is also powered by a 4000mAh battery, steps 147.9×73.7×8.55mm, and weighs 165 grams.