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Walton Primo G8i (2019) review

Android OS v8.1 (Oreo)
Spreadtrum SC7731E
Mali-T820 MP1
2 GB / 16 GB
5.34 inches (480 x 960 px)
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus

Walton announced the launch of the Primo G8i smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Walton Primo G8i phone with 5.34 inches display, Spreadtrum SC7731E chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Walton Primo G8i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2250 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.34 inches phone comes with IPS display (480 x 960 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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Walton Primo G8i specifications

BrandWalton
NamePrimo G8i
ModelPRG8I
Release date2019

Body

The weight of Walton Primo G8i is about 5.64 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Walton phone are average (5.69 x 2.78 x 0.37 inches).

Weight5.64 oz
Dimensions5.69 x 2.78 x 0.37 inches
Colorsblack, blue
SIM typeMicro SIM, Nano SIM

System

The Walton Primo G8i comes with Android OS v8.1 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.1 (Oreo)
SoCSpreadtrum SC7731E
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-T820 MP1

Display

The size of Primo G8i screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.34 inches IPS display of Walton Primo G8i with 480 x 960 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.34 inches
Resolution480 x 960 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Walton Primo G8i (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Primo G8i 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 camera5 MP
Main camera8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Walton Primo G8i doesn't support 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 Primo G8i 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
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS
NFCno
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2250 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 Primo G8i isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 2250 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. This Walton 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 Walton Primo G8i 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, 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 Walton Primo G8i, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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