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Doogee Y8 (2019) review

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Mediatek MT6739
PowerVR GE8100
3 GB / 16 GB
6.1 inches (600 x 1280 px)
8 + 5 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Doogee announced the launch of the Y8 smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Doogee Y8 phone with 6.1 inches display, Mediatek MT6739 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Doogee Y8 comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3400 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.1 inches phone comes with IPS display (600 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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Doogee Y8 specifications

BrandDoogee
NameY8
ModelY8
Release date2019

Body

The weight of Doogee Y8 is about 5.29 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Doogee phone are average (6.17 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches).

Weight5.29 oz
Dimensions6.17 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches
Colorsblack, green
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Doogee Y8 comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v9.0 (Pie)
SoCMediatek MT6739
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR GE8100

Display

The size of Y8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.1 inches IPS display of Doogee Y8 with 600 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6.1 inches
Resolution600 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Doogee Y8 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Y8 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera8 + 5 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Doogee Y8 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Y8 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3400 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Y8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3400 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Y8 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Doogee phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Doogee Y8 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Doogee Y8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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