An excellent phone for selfie lovers
Display and Configuration
The LG K8 arrives with a 5.0-inch display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels which results in a pixel density of 294ppi. It appears in an elegant design, measures 8.7mm around the waistline and has a weight of 156 grams. The phone is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core processor in combination with 1.5GB RAM and Mali-T720 MP2 graphics which take care of the performance and quality of the graphics. The phone sails on Android's latest Marshmallow operating system.
Camera and Storage
The phone is stacked with an 8MP primary camera with LED flash which snaps quality pictures. The camera comes with inbuilt features like Continuos Shooting, Digital image stabilization, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging and High Dynamic Range mode (HDR). The K8 is stacked with a 5MP front camera which comes with highly impressive gestures like creating a Single Self gesturing which lets you snap selfies by raising your hand then close the fist and click in the count of 3 seconds. The other gesture include Front Wheel Light photography and Single touch.
The smartphone comes with inbuilt memory of 8GB which can further be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The LG K8 is backed by a 2,125mAh li-ion battery which keeps the device functioning for long hours. The phone is configured to support 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, USB 2.0 and NFC as well.
The LG K8 comes with decent configuration which is good enough for multitasking and its major attraction is various gestures for clicking selfies. It does have style but considering the price, it falls short on RAM and internal memory because there are other phones that give much more powerful configuration around this budget.