We reviewed the ease-of-use of the LG K8 (2018). We review how highly we recommend this device.

Created date: 09/30/2018, 13:45:41, Updated date: 10/01/2019, 12:37:59

We have evaluated the LG K8 (2018) thoroughly based on its functions, specifications/performances, and ease of use, and provided a review on whether you should buy it. We have also summarized the pros and cons of choosing the LG K8 (2018) so that you can see them at a glance.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the LG K8 (2018)

The camera function of LG K8 (2018)

The main camera of the LG K8 (2018) has a capacity of 8 MP pixels, and is adequate for normal use. But some users may feel dissatisfied with the picture quality.

The LG K8 (2018) comes with a 5 MP pixel camera, which is a standard level. It's perfectly fine for selfies, but may be not as satisfying if you wish to take photos of large numbers of people, or make printouts.

The battery performance of LG K8 (2018)

The LG K8 (2018)'s battery capacity is 2500mAh, a standard level for these types of phones.Compared to other smartphones, the LG K8 (2018) has a standard battery life. It should not be a problem for normal use. However, if you spend a lot of time online or playing games, you may find the battery life a bit dissatisfying.

LG K8 (2018)'s size

The LG K8 (2018) is 28.8 in (73.2 mm) wide, 57.6 in (146.3 mm) tall, and 3.2 in (8.2 mm) thick.I can just barely use it with one hand, so it may feel big to some people.In the case of the LG K8 (2018), it weighs about 5.4 oz (152 g).The weight is such that it's hardly noticeable even when using one-handed. However, some people may find it tiring to use for long periods.

In giving an overall rating to the LG K8 (2018), while it may be slightly difficult to hold, it shouldn't be much of a problem when considering its general strengths and weaknesses.

LG K8 (2018)'s screen

The LG K8 (2018) has a 5 inch screen.The iPhone X has a big screen, which very likely won't ever trouble you. Just be aware that it's not a very good size for writing long blocks of text.

The resolution of the LG K8 (2018)'s screen is pretty much standard. It shouldn't be a problem for normal use, but it might prove to be a bit dissatisfying for those who wish to better enjoy their photos, videos, or games.

The CPU performance of LG K8 (2018)

The LG K8 (2018) has a run-of-the-mill processing power of 1.3GHz×4(Quad core), so while you'll be able to play 2D games with ease, it's a little lacking for 3D games. Outside of games, the phone runs most things quite smoothly, but certain apps can cause a bit of slowdown.

The LG K8 (2018) has 2GB of RAM, so it has plenty of space. In rare cases this amount of RAM might not be sufficient, but there shouldn't be too much stress on the machine with this amount.

The overall operational speed of the LG K8 (2018) rates as a mid-range smartphone. While you will probably not experience much sluggishness or lag with normal use, we recommend a phone at least one tier higher if you want to enjoy games or videos.

LG K8 (2018)'s storage capacity

The LG K8 (2018) has 16GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

Since the LG K8 (2018) is compatible with SD cards, you'll be able to easily expand your storage capacity; you won't need to worry about how much internal space it has.

Overall assessment of LG K8 (2018)

The LG K8 (2018) is a relatively high-performance smartphone. If you plan to use it as your main smartphone, you may find it slightly inconvenient, but within tolerable limits.

The merits and demerits of LG K8 (2018)

The merits of LG K8 (2018)

  • It has a big display that makes it easy to see text and images.

The demerits of LG K8 (2018)

  • no data

Comparing the specifications of LG K8 (2018) against similar products.

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body size

LG K8 (2018)

56.3-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.8 in (73.2 mm) x 57.6 in (146.3 mm) x 3.2 in (8.2 mm)

V30+ L-01K

54.1Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 59.8 in (152 mm) x 2.9 in (7.4 mm)

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

60.1Dimensions (width x height x thickness):27.2 in (69 mm) x 56.7 in (144 mm) x 3.5 in (8.8 mm)

JOJO L-02K

54.1Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 59.8 in (152 mm) x 2.9 in (7.4 mm)

LG V30s ThinQ

53.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.7 in (75.4 mm) x 59.7 in (151.7 mm) x 2.9 in (7.39 mm)

LG Zone 4

58.1Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.3 in (71.9 mm) x 57.0 in (144.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.9 mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.body weight

LG K8 (2018)

69.5-Weight:5.4 oz (152 g)

V30+ L-01K

67.2Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

70.3Weight:5.3 oz (150 g)

JOJO L-02K

67.2Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

LG V30s ThinQ

67.2Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

LG Zone 4

74.2Weight:4.9 oz (140.3 g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen size

LG K8 (2018)

74.0-Display size:5 inch

V30+ L-01K

90.0Display size:6 inch

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

82.0Display size:5.5 inch

JOJO L-02K

90.0Display size:6 inch

LG V30s ThinQ

90.0Display size:6 inch

LG Zone 4

74.0Display size:5 inch

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.RAM capacity

LG K8 (2018)

50.0-RAM size:2GB

V30+ L-01K

70.0RAM size:4GB

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60.0RAM size:3GB

JOJO L-02K

70.0RAM size:4GB

LG V30s ThinQ

90.0RAM size:6GB

LG Zone 4

50.0RAM size:2GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.storage size

LG K8 (2018)

50.0-Storage size:16GB

V30+ L-01K

90.0Storage size:128GB

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55.5Storage size:32GB

JOJO L-02K

90.0Storage size:128GB

LG V30s ThinQ

90.0Storage size:128GB

LG Zone 4

50.0Storage size:16GB

battery

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.battery

LG K8 (2018)

57.5-Battery capacity:2500mAh

V30+ L-01K

65.9Battery capacity:3060mAh

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61.1Battery capacity:2740mAh

JOJO L-02K

65.9Battery capacity:3060mAh

LG V30s ThinQ

69.5Battery capacity:3300mAh

LG Zone 4

57.5Battery capacity:2500mAh

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.rear-camera resolution

LG K8 (2018)

50.0-Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

V30+ L-01K

69.9Rear-camera resolution:16.5 MP

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69.2Rear-camera resolution:16.2 MP

JOJO L-02K

69.9Rear-camera resolution:16.5 MP

LG V30s ThinQ

69.9Rear-camera resolution:16.5 MP

LG Zone 4

50.0Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.front-camera resolution

LG K8 (2018)

50.0-Front-camera resolution:5 MP

V30+ L-01K

49.9Front-camera resolution:5.1 MP

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49.9Front-camera resolution:5.1 MP

JOJO L-02K

49.9Front-camera resolution:5.1 MP

LG V30s ThinQ

49.9Front-camera resolution:5.1 MP

LG Zone 4

50.0Front-camera resolution:5 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.grip

LG K8 (2018)

62.9-Color:Aurora black,moroccan blue,terra gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.8 in (73.2 mm) x 57.6 in (146.3 mm) x 3.2 in (8.2 mm), Weight:5.4 oz (152 g)

V30+ L-01K

60.7Color:Black/Silver/Purple/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 59.8 in (152 mm) x 2.9 in (7.4 mm), Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

65.2Color:Black/Pink/White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):27.2 in (69 mm) x 56.7 in (144 mm) x 3.5 in (8.8 mm), Weight:5.3 oz (150 g)

JOJO L-02K

60.7Color:JOJO White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.5 in (75 mm) x 59.8 in (152 mm) x 2.9 in (7.4 mm), Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

LG V30s ThinQ

60.5Color:Silver,navy blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):29.7 in (75.4 mm) x 59.7 in (151.7 mm) x 2.9 in (7.39 mm), Weight:5.6 oz (158 g)

LG Zone 4

66.2Color:Moroccan blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):28.3 in (71.9 mm) x 57.0 in (144.8 mm) x 3.1 in (7.9 mm), Weight:4.9 oz (140.3 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.screen cleanliness

LG K8 (2018)

59.9-Display type:S-IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1280, Pixel density:293ppi

V30+ L-01K

88.5Display type:OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2880, Pixel density:536ppi

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

53.7Display type:IGZO, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1280, Pixel density:267ppi

JOJO L-02K

88.5Display type:OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2880, Pixel density:536ppi

LG V30s ThinQ

88.5Display type:P-OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2880, Pixel density:536ppi

LG Zone 4

59.9Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1280, Pixel density:293ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the two.performance

LG K8 (2018)

36.5-OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8909 Snapdragon 210, CPU specs:1.3GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:2GB

V30+ L-01K

88.5OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998, CPU specs:2.45GHz+1.9GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

Disney Mobile on docomo DM-01K

61.2OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940, CPU specs:1.4GHz+1.1GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:3GB

JOJO L-02K

88.5OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998, CPU specs:2.45GHz+1.9GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

LG V30s ThinQ

91.1OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998, CPU specs:2.45GHz+1.9GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

LG Zone 4

39.6OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425, CPU specs:1.4GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:2GB

Specifications of LG K8 (2018)

LG K8 (2018)
ImageLG K8 (2018)
MakerLG
Release date6, 2018
Coloraurora black,moroccan blue,terra gold
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)28.8 in (73.2 mm) x 57.6 in (146.3 mm) x 3.2 in (8.2 mm)
Weight5.4 oz (152 g)
Display size5 inch
Display typeS-IPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)720 x 1280
Pixel density293ppi
Battery capacity2500mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8909 Snapdragon 210
CPU specs1.3GHz×4(Quad core)
RAM size2GB
Storage size16GB
Rear-camera resolution8 MP
Front-camera resolution5 MP

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