Lenovo K8 Plus was launched by the Business in India on Wednesday, in an event in New Delhi. The smartphone is a Flipkart-exclusive and follows the Lenovo K8 Notice by sporting a dual rear camera setup, a massive 4000mAh battery, aside from running inventory Android. The K8 Plus also includes a dedicated music button on the left panel that controls playback and can be further customised as a launcher. Another highlight of the smartphone is its Dolby Atmos support for a better speaker and headphone performance.
Alongside, the company also launched the Lenovo K8, which features several similarities. Unfortunately, no K8 price details are shared, even though Lenovo revealed it would be hitting offline shops soon, and detailed its specifications.
Lenovo K8 Plus price in India, availability, launching offers
The Lenovo K8 Plus price in India is Rs. 10,999. The smartphone will be available in Venom Black and Fine Gold color variants. Launch offers to include extra 15 percent off on Flipkart Fashion on September 7 and September 8; a BuyBack Guarantee of around Rs. 599; up to Rs. 10,000 off on swap of your old phone; up to 30GB of additional Reliance Jio information for Rs. 399 (including Prime for Rs. 99), and a discounted rate on a 5W Bluetooth speaker of Rs. 1,199.
Lenovo K8 Plus
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 SoC (four cores at 1.69GHz, three cores at 2.3GHz, and one core at 2.6GHz) combined with 3GB. A 4GB RAM variant, called the Lenovo K8 Plus Holiday Edition, will be launched by the company during the Diwali season. The K8 Plus double camera setup sport one 13-megapixel Purecel Plus sensor with and another 5-megapixel thickness detector. Users will also have the ability to adjust the depth in real-time. On the front, there’s an 8-megapixel camera with a ‘Party Flash’, f/2.0 aperture, and an 84-degree wide-angle lens. It sports a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel and a metallic 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. 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 a proximity detector. It is powered by a 4000mAh battery.
Lenovo K8 specifications
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 SoC clocked at up to 2.3GHz, coupled with 3GB of RAM. The K8 sports a single 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, dual LED flash, in addition to 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, 3.5millimeter audio jack, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB with OTG functionality. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and a proximity detector. It is also powered by a 4000mAh battery, steps 147.9×73.7×8.55mm, and weighs 165 grams.