LG K8 with Android Marshmallow officially announced before MWC

LG K8 has been silently launched in some markets that includes Hungary as well. The company had announced the LG K10, K7 and K4 earlier. Lets check out the specifications of the smartphone.


LG K8 Specifications

The LG K8 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720) HD in-cell IPS Touch display with 2.5D glass. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It comes with 1.5 GB of RAM along with 8 GB of internal storage which can be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box.

The K8 rocks a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It is 8.7 mm thick and weighs 156 grams.

The K8 packs in 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,045 mAh removable battery under the hood.


The LG K8 is available in Blue and White color variants but the company has not announced the pricing or release date yet. The company is expected to showcase the flagship LG G5, new ‘X’ series smartphones – LG X cam and LG X screen, and LG Stylus 2 at MWC in Barcelona between February 22 and 25.

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