Lyf announced the launch of the Water 8 smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Lyf Water 8 phone with 5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Lyf Water 8 comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2600 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (720 x 1280 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.
Lyf Water 8 specifications
The weight of Lyf Water 8 is about 4.3 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Lyf phone are average (5.59 x 2.78 x 0.28 inches).
|Dimensions||5.59 x 2.78 x 0.28 inches|
|SIM type||Nano SIM, Micro SIM|
The Lyf Water 8 comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939|
|CPU||Octa-core, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
The size of Water 8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5 inches AMOLED display of Lyf Water 8 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||5 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 px|
The internal memory of Lyf Water 8 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||16 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the Water 8 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 camera||5 MP|
|Main camera||13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus|
The Lyf Water 8 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 Water 8 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Po 2600 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 Water 8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Po 2600 mAh, non-removable|
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. This Lyf 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 Lyf Water 8 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.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, light, proximity|
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 Lyf Water 8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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