LYF has already launched a bunch of smartphones, and it looks like they are not going to stop. They launched yet another smartphone under the Flame series called the Flame 8. It is no surprise that this is also a budget offering, just like other smartphones that they have launched previously. [Latest Price of LYF Flame 8-[amazon_link asins=’B01LF1K5QG’ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’d264fde1-de07-11e6-aeac-195e5c43927f’]]
As far as the specs for this device is concerned, it comes with a 4.5-inch display and the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor, with Adreno 304 GPU. It packs 1GB of RAM and has 8GB of onboard internal storage, which is expandable via a microSD card up to 128GB.
In terms of camera, we are looking at an 8-megapixel rear facing camera and a 5-megapixel front facing selfie shooter. The device is powered by a 2,000 mAh battery, which may look like a small one but it should be good enough to power this device with such specs. The Flame 8 is priced at 4,199 INR and will be sold exclusively on Flipkart. This device will support Reliance Jio 4G LTE and VoLTE as well. [Latest Price of LYF Flame 8-[amazon_link asins=’B01LF1K5QG’ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’d264fde1-de07-11e6-aeac-195e5c43927f’]]
The previously launched Flame smartphones like Flame 5, Flame 6, etc. all are priced around the same range and is targeted towards the budget market. The Flame 5 sports a 4-inch WVGA (800 x 480 pixels) display and a quad-core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz coupled with Mali 400 GPU. It has only 512MB of RAM, and the storage is limited to 4GB only. But again this device supports 4G LTE and will be eligible with the Reliance Jio offers for three months of unlimited data and voice calls, just like the other devices from LYF mobiles.
There are other smartphones in and around the same category which offers way better specs for the same price. But then these smartphones are mainly being pushed for Jio services. LYF smartphones also come with a 1-year additional warranty. Also talking about the Jio services, it is going to launch on August 15th officially. Stay tuned for more info this.