Ulefone S8 Pro; the affordable smartphone that has it all
4 weeks ago
The technology world has delivered many awesome and some unbelievable innovations into consumers lives over the past couple of months, particularly in the smartphone scene. Many of the top innovations and features (like bezel-less display, long-lasting battery, fingerprint sensor and many more) that have hit the smartphone scene all made prices of smartphones snowball.
Ulefone, one of China’s top OEM, known for the act of churning out cheap and relatively affordable smartphones thereby released the Ulefone S8 Pro, and it is as though the device has everything (of modern touch). The S8 Pro is an upgrade to the Ulefone S8 and presently, the device is being sold at a discount on one of China’s top e-commerce website, GearBest.
Before we talk about how much the device cost, let’s briefly highlight some of the device features.
DESIGN & DISPLAY
First off, the Ulefone S8 Pro is available in Gold, White and Black colours for users to make their buying choices from based on preference. The device is covered on the back by a smooth and glossy plastic material, while it is framed round on the side by a metal aluminium material. This set-up helps to confer a premium aesthetic and appearance unto the Ulefone S8 Pro.
In charge of visual output is the 5.3 inch High Definition (HD) IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The display has a decent quality as it comes with a pixel density of 277 ppi. This should provide the best of visual experience whenever the device is being operated.
PERFORMANCE & HARDWARE
The Ulefone S8 Pro is powered by a MediaTek MT6737 System-on-Chip. The SoC comes with 4 Cortex-A53 cores that run at a clock speed of 1.3GHz. The processor speed isn’t as fast as those on high-end devices but it would perform relatively well when handling operations.
The S8 Pro comes out of the box with the Android Nougat v7.0 operating system, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of built-in storage. The internal memory (ROM) can however be expanded to the tune of 64GB using an external micro SD card.
Following the latest trend in the smartphone scene is the Ulefone S8 Pro. The device comes with a dual camera set-up on the rear and one lens on the front. The rear cameras are a 13 Megapixels primary shooter and a secondary 5 Megapixels shooter for stunning Bokeh effects. Both lenses on the rear have a wide F2.2 aperture and enjoy the support of a LED flashlight.
The front camera is of 5 Megapixels quality and is accompanied by a front-facing soft light for proper image brightening.
The Ulefine S8 Pro, despite being a budget smartphone sports a very decent battery pack. The device comes with a built-in 3,000 mAh Lithium Polymer battery. The Ulefone S8 Pro supports fast charge and has an approximate charge time of 2.3 Hours (138 minutes).
PRICE & WHERE TO BUY
The Ulefone S8 Pro is one of the cheapest smartphone you can buy at the moment, and it is even available at a cheaper price on GearBest. For approximately NGN 30,000 ($82.99), you can own a unit of the Ulefone S8 Pro.