Lenovo K8 Note With Dual Camera Setup Launched in India
Lenovo India on Wednesday launched its latest budget smartphone in India, the K8 Note. The smartphone is the first Lenovo-branded offering from the company to feature a dual camera setup. During the launch, the company revealed that since the launch of the first K-Series smartphone, there have been 8.5 million K-Series users in India.
Another highlight feature of the Lenovo K8 Note is the presence of front LED flash, ideal for selfie takers, while the use of stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat is another major USP for the K8 Note.
The Lenovo K8 Note price in India starts from ₹12,999, and it will be available exclusively via Amazon India from 12pm IST, August 18. The smartphone has been launched in a two variants in India, with a 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant and a 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant.
On the hardware front, the device features a 10-core Helio X23 chip that uses 4x ARM Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.4 GHz, 4x ARM Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.85 GHz and 2x ARM Cortex A72 cores clocked at 2.3 GHz. Together with this, you get up to 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. Lenovo thinks that this is the first device to market with a Helio X23.
The K8 Note measures 154.5×75.9×8.5mm and weighs 180 grams. Sensors on board the smartphone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. It bears a fingerprint rear on the back panel, below the dual camera setup. The smartphone is powered by a 4000mAh non-removable battery and supports rapid charging with the bundled 15W rapid charger in the box – Lenovo says this is the first smartphone from its stables to ship with a rapid charger, something that’s pretty staple with the Moto series.