Wiko Y80 - Features and reviews
Created date: 11/07/2019, 12:36:56, Updated date: 04/15/2020, 12:15:25
What are the advantages and disadvantages of choosing the Wiko Y80? We conducted a deep-dive review into what makes this phone great. We did a thorough analysis into the often compared aspects of the device!
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- 1. Review of the product design of the Wiko Y80
- 2. Review of the performance of the Wiko Y80 scene by scene
- 3. Summary of Wiko Y80 performance and functions
Review of the product design of the Wiko Y80
Rating of the ease of carrying it around and getting it in and out of bags or pockets
When deciding whether to buy an Wiko Y80, the first important factor is its size. Smartphones are used daily, and so it is important how easily they can be carried around and pulled out of bags or pockets. This review assesses how easy it is to carry the Wiko Y80 around and put it away.
Ease of grasping it in your hand to carry around
The Wiko Y80 is easily held with one hand, and its size allows it to be firmly held. It is small enough to be held in one hand together with things like a wallet, but this may be a bit difficult for ladies with small hands.
Ease of carrying it around when placing it in your pocket
It doesn't feel strange even when you put the Wiko Y80 in a pocket. In addition, when sitting on a chair with the phone in a pocket, it can be kept comfortably as it doesn't get caught on one's clothes or body.
Ease of getting it in and out of your pocket
Sometimes taking the Wiko Y80 out of your pocket doesn't go so well as it gets caught on fabric easily. It's safe to assume that some people will find it stressful that it is difficult to take it out smoothly.
Ease of getting it in and out of your bag
The Wiko Y80 is a size that allows you to take it in and out of your bag and use it with ease. Also, since it is compact, even if your bag is small it won't get too bulky which is convenient.
Assessment of user-friendliness and ease of handling
It is important to consider the ease of using the phone in one hand. It can be said that it would be very useful if it is easier for you to send emails and instant messages or answer calls using one hand while cooking or using your computer. Here, we have reviewed the Wiko Y80 by focusing on the ease of using it in one hand and the ease of typing in letters.
Ease of grasping the phone in one hand
To many people, the Wiko Y80 is of a size which allows it to be operated with one hand. Still, for people with small hands, it may be a bit difficult to do so. It becomes slightly larger when a case is added, and depending on the person, I think this may make it slightly harder to operate with one hand.
The weight you feel when using the phone with one hand
The Wiko Y80 feels too heavy to operate with one hand, so the device wouldn't be a good choice even if you are just going to use it for a short period of time. We suggest that you hold it tightly with both hands as it may hurt your hands if you use it with just one hand for an extended period of time.
Ease of pushing the upper button on the screen using one hand
When using the Wiko Y80 with just one hand, it is quite difficult to press the button on the screen edge. We suggest you operate the device with both your hands rather than pushing your luck with just one hand.
The size of the buttons on the App
The buttons on the Wiko Y80 are displayed quite large. Because of this, it is difficult to press something by mistake and it feels very easy to use. Even with games that use small buttons, it's difficult to press something by mistake making it very easy to play.
Ease of typing in letters using the flick function
Keys on the Wiko Y80 can be pressed even when held with one hand, but your grip may weaken when trying to flick the buttons at the edges. As a result, it may become unstable in the hand when flicking quickly, but it won't be easy to drop as long as you are careful.
Ease of typing in letters using the keybord funtion
If you aren't being careful it is really easy to mistype when using the Wiko Y80 with two hands since the buttons are so small. In addition, typing at high speeds is pretty difficult and I can't say its very suited for it.
Assessment of whether it is suitable for standard use
Assessment of whether it is suitable for standard use
For people who use their smartphone on a daily basis, high performance is a rather important factor. When the performance is not good enough, then, for example, applications don't work as they should or the screen is difficult to see, and this causes stress. This review looks at whether the performance of the Wiko Y80 is suitable for making phone calls, messaging, or using SNS.
The size of the letters and the ease of operation
Because the display of the Wiko Y80 is much larger than ordinary phones, characters are displayed quite large. Therefore, it is suitable for reading long bodies of text and exchanging long messages while doing research.
Ease of reading sentences
Since the Wiko Y80 displays characters smoothly, it can display them beautifully. Even when viewing small characters, the jaggedness of the character outline is not at a level seen during normal viewing and is displayed very naturally. Because of this, it is difficult for your eyes to become tired and make the phone suitable for reading long bodies of text.
The beauty of the overal screen
The Wiko Y80 can display photos and videos beautifully. While people with good eyes can see jagged outlines when they look at the display up close, it is not really something of concern.
Ease of writing sentences
For the Wiko Y80, the on-screen keyboard covers part of the screen when typing, but there is sufficient space for operation. Its size is suitable for entering long sentences, but I feel it may be a bit clumsy when editing office documents.
Does it have sufficient performance to make calls and send emails?
Whether it be a phone call, mail, or during a chat, the Wiko Y80 provides smooth performance. Even when using the phone in demanding situations, you can use the phone comfortably since there will usually be no lag.
Does it have sufficient performance to search for things and using Social Networks?
It is more than adequate for applications such as using social media—like Facebook and Instagram—and searching the Internet. Sometimes, though, it may feel a bit slow.
Does it have sufficient performance to do other tasks while searching for things and using Social Networks?
There isn't any sense of inadequate performance even when several apps are used at the same time and there is frequent switching between apps. In rare cases, it may feel slow and the display may lag, but I don't think one will feel stressed during practical use.
Summary of Wiko Y80 performance and functions
The size and weight of the Wiko Y80
The body of the Wiko Y80 is 3.0 inches (76.5 mm) wide, 6.3 inches (160 mm) long, and 0.3 inches (8.6 mm) thick. Also, the screen size is 5.99 inch, and it weighs 185 oz (185 g). Compared to normal smart phones, it has quite an impressive size. It is easy to see and operate due to the large screen, but you can almost forget about using it with one hand. It is quite heavy and not really suitable for operating with one hand.
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|Dimensions (width x height x thickness)||3.0 inches (76.5 mm) x 6.3 inches (160 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.6 mm)||2.9 inches (73.1 mm) x 6.0 inches (151.5 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.7 mm)||2.8 inches (71.5 mm) x 5.7 inches (145.9 mm) x 0.4 inches (8.9 mm)|
|Weight||185 oz (185 g)||160 oz (160 g)||165 oz (165 g)|
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Display of the Wiko Y80
The Wiko Y80 has a IPS LCD screen with a resolution of 720 x 1440. Compared to the average smart phone, the screen is relatively beautiful.
The battery life of the Wiko Y80
The Wiko Y80 has a battery capacity of 4000 mAh. Compared to normal smart phones, it has quite a high-capacity battery.
The processing capability of the Wiko Y80
The Wiko Y80 uses the Unisoc SC9863A CPU with 1.6GHz+1.2GHz×8(OctaCore). The memory capacity is 2GB. CPU performance is slightly lower than standard smartphones. While it is perfectly suitable for searching the web and sending messages, people who use their smartphone for more demanding purposes will likely feel that its performance is subpar. It has the memory capacity of a standard smartphone. Having more capacity would make apps less likely to crash and make it easier to use, but the performance is fine for the Internet and emailing. For gaming, you would want the next level up in performance.
The camera of the Wiko Y80
The Wiko Y80 has a back camera with 13 MP. The front camera has 5 MP. Its rear camera has slightly better performance compared to normal smart phones. While there are times when I feel it is lacking, it is able to take pictures with satisfactory quality almost all the time. The front camera performance is also roughly the same as a standard smartphone. The image quality for longer distance photography is less than satisfactory, but on the whole, there are no issues with short distance photos.