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Kyocera S8 (2020) review

Android OS v11.0
Mediatek Helio P65 MT6768
Mali-G52 MP2
3 GB / 32 GB
6.26 inches (1080 x 2280 px)
16 + 8 MP, 4672 x 3504 px, autofocus

Kyocera announced the launch of the S8 smartphone in 2020. The manufacturer is offering the Kyocera S8 phone with 6.26 inches display, Mediatek Helio P65 MT6768 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Kyocera S8 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, and a Li-Ion 4100 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.26 inches phone comes with TFT display (1080 x 2280 px). A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel.

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Kyocera S8 specifications

BrandKyocera
NameS8
ModelS8
Release date2020

Body

The weight of Kyocera S8 is about 5.96 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Kyocera phone are average (6.38 x 2.99 x 0.34 inches).

Weight5.96 oz
Dimensions6.38 x 2.99 x 0.34 inches
Colorsblack, blue, white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Kyocera S8 comes with Android OS v11.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v11.0
SoCMediatek Helio P65 MT6768
CPUOcta-core, Dual-core 2 GHz Cortex-A75, Hexa-core 1.95 Ghz Cortex-A55
GPUMali-G52 MP2

Display

The size of S8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.26 inches TFT display of Kyocera S8 with 1080 x 2280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size6.26 inches
Resolution1080 x 2280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Kyocera S8 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the S8 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 camera16 + 8 MP, 4672 x 3504 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Kyocera S8 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 S8 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The S8 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/ac
Bluetoothv5.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 4100 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of S8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 4100 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 S8 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 Kyocera phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsDragontrail glass, Fast charging, AndroidOne
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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 Kyocera S8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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