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alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of LG K8. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the camera and usability. The price and size are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the battery. Opinions are divided on the design.

performance, size, price, usability, camera


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG K8 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: S21 (

LG K8 review


We're struggling to find anything about the LG K8 that isn't average. Although it has a 5 inch HD screen, a quadcore processor and an 8 megapixel camera, so does every other phone in the ~£150 mid-range - many have better specs than the K8. The phone...

Asked by mandy smith from england on 3rd Aug 2016 Reply

May, 2016

Expert review by: (

LG K8 review - a middling Moto G rival


It's fast and has a great design, but the LG K8's camera and underwhelming display drag it down

The K8's battery life is also promising, as its 2,125mAh battery lasted 10h 16m in our continuous video playback test. It's still an hour behind the 3rd Gen Moto G, but it's still pretty respectable for a budget smartphone.

Expert review by: Chris Barraclough (

LG K8 Review: In Depth


LG K8 Review: This £99 5-inch mobile offers decent value for money and works particularly well as a second handset for trips. Here's our full LG K8 review.

Smooth performer ; Camera strong in daylight ; Hardy design ; Decent screen

Knock Code unresponsive ; Poor video recording ; Crap battery life

The LG K8 is a solid all-round affordable mobile that gives the excellent Vodafone Smart Prime 7 a run for its money. If you're after a no-frills everyday handset or a dependable second mobile for taking to festivals and the rest, we'd happily...

Jul, 2016

Expert review by: Xiomara Blanco (

LG releases fashion-forward, wallet-friendly pair of phones


Flagship phones, like the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7, have a high-end allure to them with lofty prices to match. If spending an arm and a leg for a new phone isn't an option, LG is offering two alternatives, the K5 and K8, that might be a better fit...

Mar, 2016

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (



LG K8 Smartphone was launched in February 2016, comes with a 5-inch HD IPS LCD Multi touch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at a pixel density of 294 pixels per inch. The screen is not protected by a Scratch Resistant display.

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Paul (



Battery life pathetic. Won't last a day even on standby.

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: BEKO (

LG mobile phone


" Love this phone , having had sony experia phones decided not to pay as much for my next phone , really pleased with this phone nd definatly value for money would recommend "

Aug, 2016

Product Specifications


Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Rear camera resolution (numeric):8


Brand colour:Indigo
Curved Design: No


Pixel density:294


E-mail: Yes


GPS: Yes


2G standards:GSM
4G: Yes
4G bands supported:800,1800,2600 / 800,900,1800,2100,2600
4G standards:LTE
SIM card capability:Single SIM

Ports & interfaces

USB port: Yes