Lenovo India has launched the latest edition of its bestselling K Note series, the K8 Note. Targeted at the young and spirited, who want more from their device at a pocket-friendly price, the K8 Note makes history by being the first device in Lenovo’s K Note series to run on stock Android and offer dual cameras. Designed with metal body available in two colors: Venom Black and Fine Gold, the K8 Note is backed by 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, Dolby(R) Atmos(R) sound, as well as a large 4000 mAh battery with a 15W Turbo Charger(™). It sports a dedicated microSD slot expandable up to 128 GB.
The newly launched device features a bright 13.97cm (5.5”) full HD display protected by Gorilla Glass and with sunlight visibility. It promises to come with an advanced water repellent coating that protects it from spills, splashed or getting caught in the rain!
“We know that millennials expect nothing but the latest from their phones,” said Mr. SudhinMathur, Country Head, Lenovo Mobile Business Group, India. “Which is why the K8 Note comes packed with everything that our consumers would expect from a smartphone today – an eye-catching design, dual cameras, 10-core processor, great sound, and of course, the TheaterMax technology that is the hallmark of the Note series. It is also the reason why we have brought pure Android to the Note series, ensuring that the user gets total control over the device and their experience.”
Mr. Manish Tiwari, Vice President – Category Management, Amazon India said,“Amazon.in has been an exclusive partner to Lenovo since 2015 – a partnership we continue to cherish. With the launch of Lenovo K8 Note, both Lenovo and Amazon.in aim to take this partnership to the next level by providing a best-in-class smartphone at a very competitive price point. We are determined to bring customers more innovation, superlative choices and a richer shopping experience on Amazon.in.”
The phone runs on Android 7.1.1 without any bloatware. This makes it the first device in the legendary Killer Note series to run on pure or stock Android. The phone is said to give consumers the best of Android experience with all of Google’s services including Google Assistant. It will receive at least one OS upgrade**
The Lenovo K8 Note sports dual camera, comprising 13.0-megapixel primary and 5.0-megapixel secondary depth sensor for great quality pictures and enhanced depth of field. These two work in seamless combination allowing users to take photographs with amazing depth of field and bokeh, making it one of the best cameras in its class. And for those who love snapping themselves, there is a 13.0-megapixel selfie camera with a full light LED flash.
Power of ten cores
K8 Note is powered by a 10-core processor. A 64-bit processor, it comes with four power efficient cores clocked at up to 1.4 GHz, four powerful cores clocked at up to 1.85 GHz, and two high performance cores clocked at up to 2.3 GHz. Also on board is an ARM Mali T-880 MP4 graphics processing unit. It is perfected to eliminate lags.
Pricing and availability
The Lenovo K8 Note will be available starting INR 12,999/- for 3GB+32 GB variant and INR 13999/- for 4GB+64 GB variant. Sale opens 18th August, 12 noon, exclusively on amazon.in. Visit amazon.in to get sale notifications.