The bezel-less and Dual rear camera is the new trend of the smartphone. There is a lot of companies are launching the handset with bezel-less design and dual rear camera. After the Samsung S8 most of the companies are introducing the new handset with the same name like Leagoo, Bluboo, Elephone etc. Like other companies, Vkworld China-based smartphone makers are also launching the New handset names as Vkworld S8.
The handset has the bezel-less design and dual rear camera, which is nothing new. But still phone build quality and design attract. Vkworld has a very thin bezel-less on the Left and right side of the phone. It has the 1.3mm bezel-less on both sides and from the top 3.2mm. On the top, it contains the proximity, earpiece, and light sensor. Like other phones, it doesn’t have the headphone jack. The front camera is on the bottom of the phone.
Before we go to the depth review of the handset let’s take a quick specification of the Vkworld S8.
|Basic Information||Brand: Vkworld
Cores: Octa Core 1.5GHz
External Memory: TF card up to 128GB (not included)
|Display||Screen type: IPS
Screen size: 5.9-inch with Gorilla Glass 4
Screen resolution: 2160*1080P FHD
|Camera||Back camera: 16.0MP + 5.0MP
Front camera: 13.0MP
|Other Features||I/O Interface: 2 x Nano SIM Slot,
Bluetooth Version: V4.0
Sensor: Ambient Light Sensor, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor
|Battery||Battery Capacity (mAh): 9V / 5500mAh
Battery Type: Non-removable
Build Quality & Design
Talking about the build quality of the S8 is great. The phone has the 91% display nearly bezel-less. The phone has the curved shape on the side and the antenna lines also. The curved design of the handset provides the better grip to the phone. The phone is framed into the titanium frame. The Titanium is a stronger metal than aluminum so you don’t have to worry. Moreover, the display of the S8 has a layer of tempered Corning Gorilla Glass 4 on it. The above video is the proof of that, take a look:
It is confirmed about the display of the phone is not going to crack with fall. So, there is no doubt about the build quality and display anymore.
The Vkworld S8 has the 5.99″ display with the 18:9 ration. The display is imported from the LG-IPS. The 5.99″ display provides the 2160*1080 resolution and 403 ppi. The resolution of the screen is great and provides the super quality. The display framed in the titanium frame and protected with the Gorilla Glass 4. The gorilla glass 4 provides the 50% harder than other normal display.
The display of the smartphone is very thin as 1.3mm from the left and right side. Unlike other smartphones the resolution of the display is great. The display quality is improved by using the LG display. Unlike other smartphone offering the resolution of 1080*720, Vkworld has the 2160*1080, so this is very clear that it has a better display than others.
Hardware & Software
After the display, let’s talk about the hardware and software of the phone. The S8 is running on the Latest Android 7.0. You don’t have to update it, you will get the latest android out of the box. The phone UI is a little modified but not that much, you will get the look of the stock android. You can enjoy the dual screen mode at 5.99″ display and perform a better multitasking.
The S8 is running on the MediaTek 6750T Octa-Core processor. The 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM provide the better performance. You have enough memory space to run all the apps and save your media files. The 4GB RAM can provide you the better gaming experience and multitasking also. If 64GB ROM is not enough for you then it can be expandable with the external memory card. The handset supports the 128GB memory card.
In terms of performance, S8 will not let you down. The handset has enough RAM and space to save all your important data. Moreover, it is running on the Android 7.0 which used the RAM in a more optimized way to provide you the best results.
The dual rear camera smartphone is dominating the Smartphone market. So, that’s why S8 is also featured with the Dual Rear camera. The 16MP + 5MP camera provides the best picture quality. The built-in camera functions like beauty and portrait mode will make your pictures more attractive. In the low light, there is also Dual Flash is available, so you can get the best snap in low light.
The front camera is 13.0MP, is on the bottom of the phone. So you have to turn over the phone every time to take a selfie. Vkworld S8 camera has some built-in mode, which will provide you the best quality images and videos also.
After the all features now comes to the battery. The S8 is featured with the 5500mAh Li-ion nonremovable battery. The battery of the handset is by the Samsung and this is the important thing. It can last long for 48 hours on Light use with a full charge. The S8 supports the fast charging with port C. The company claims that with 5 min of charging it can provide you the 2 hours of standby time. This is very impressive from a budget smartphone.
The Vkworld S8 keeps your data secure and safe from the unwanted users. It has the fingerprint sensor on the rear. Just aside the camera. The sensor can work in many ways like to capture selfies, or unlocking any app.
The Vkworld S8 is coming in two colors follow as Black, Blue. Both the colors are very shiny and providing the stunning look to the phone.
The Display of the phone is provided by the LG and if you take a close look at the phone you can see that it is slightly rounded from the corners.
Vkworld S8: Things What We Like & What We Don’t
|What We Like||What We Don’t|
The final review of our side about the phone is, nice. We can not say it great or flagship because there are no extra features on the phone. Like there is no GPU unit for the gaming experience, no headphone jack at all. But at a budget price, this is one of the best options for the buyers. The phone has all like the design and good display, enough RAM, and ROM to run any app and do seamless multitasking.