HomeLG K8 (2017) with Massive Camera & 4G LTE – Full 2017 Specs Review Revealed

LG K8 (2017) with Massive Camera & 4G LTE – Full 2017 Specs Review Revealed

LG K8 (2017) is designed for people who desire a mobile phone at an affordable price. It shares a lot of features similar to that on the LG K4 (2017) but offers an improved operating system and a better camera configuration. The LG K8 (2017) sports a fingerprint scanner on its rear, features a 5-inch screen display, 1.5GB RAM inside on a 7.0 Nougat OS powered by a Snapdragon 425 chipset.

LG K8 (2017)
LG K8 (2017)

Below are some of the angles we will be touching:


  • LG K8 (2017) Full Specs Review & Price In Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana
  • Where To Buy LG K8 (2017) Online At Cheap Price
  • K8 (2017) Smartphone Price On Jumia & Konga

Let us quickly take a look at some of the K8 (2017) specs and features.

LG K8 (2017) Design and Display

LG K8 (2017) has a body dimensions of 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.1 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.32 in) that weighs just 142 g (5.01 oz) even with its 2100mAh battery power inside. It is available in four colours – space Silver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue.

The LG K8 (2017) features the same display as the LG K4 (2017). It is a 5.0-inch IPS display with In-cell Touch technology. The display offers 720 x 1280 pixels resolution (~294 ppi pixel density).


LG K8 (2017) sports a massive increase in the camera section than its counterparts the K4 (2017) and K3 (2017). On the back, you get a 13-megapixels camera with autofocus, LED flash. While on the front, LG K8 (2017) has a 5 – megapixels lens system.

Performance, Storage, and OS of K8 (2017)

K8 (2017) runs a better Android 7.0 (Nougat) on a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset with a quad-core processor that clocks 1.4GHz with 1.5 GB of RAM. This means that the Android phone has both improved RAM and OS than the LG K4 (2017) and LG K3 (2017).

The Android phone sports 16 GB internal storage with support for up to 32 GB with microSD card. The LG K8 (2017) features a 2500 mAh Li-Po Battery, just like the LG K4 (2017).

Other Features

The LG K8 (2017) has a Dual Micro-SIM slot and supports and comes 4G LTE connectivity which has turn a must have for every smartphone users, Wi-Fi, GPS, A-GPS, Micro USB 2.0, and Bluetooth 4.2. Sensors on the smartphone include Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass which are required for automation of the device.

LG K8 (2017) Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model LG K8 (2017)
Announced 2016, December
Released Exp. release 2017, Q1-Q2
Status Coming soon…


2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE
SIM Type Nano SIM
SIM Count Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


2G GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 21.1/5.76 Mbps
4G Up to 300/50 Mbps
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Web Browser Yes, HTML5


Type Candybar
Dimensions 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.1 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.32 in)
Weight 142 g (5.01 oz)
Protection n/a
Colors Silver, Titan, Gold, Dark Blue


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.0 inches (~66.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density ~294 ppi pixel density
Touch Screen Yes
Protection n/a
Features n/a
Secondary Display n/a


13 MP, autofocus, LED flash
2160p@30fps, 720p@120fps, Auto HDR
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection
Yes, LED flash
5 MP


Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
CPU Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 308
1.5 GB RAM
Internal Storage 16 GB
microSD, up to 32 GB
Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity


Yes, Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
Infrared n/a
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes USB v2.0
HDMI n/a


Battery Type Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 2500 mAh
Placement Removable
Talk Time
Music Play


SMS Yes (threaded view)
Email Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IM Yes


Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Yes, FM radio
Vibration, Ringtones
Yes, 3.5mm Jack

Other Features

– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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