Bluboo S8 Plus is the advanced version of the Bluboo S8 smartphone which was quite a trend on shopping stores. The S8 Plus comes with advanced features and a bezel-less curved screen just like the Galaxy S8 Plus.
It sports dual vertical shooters just like the Galaxy S9 Plus. Internally, it has 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, there’s an octa-core processor doing all the heavy load underneath as well. Without further ado, let’s meet the Bluboo S8 Plus.
Where To Buy Bluboo S8 Plus?
Get it on Gearbest @ $169 |
Bluboo S8 Plus Key Specs and Features
・6-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 720 pixels
・Android 7.0 Nougat with 4GB RAM
・Octa-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T
・64GB built-in storage, expandable up to 128GB
・16MP + 3MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
・3600mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery
Bluboo S8 Plus Design
The S8 Plus has a smooth and shinning unibody that reflects light in the most subtle way. It has a metal frame, CD texture and processed with the CNC cutting. It has nano coating and an advanced polished body with curved sides and edges.
At the top middle, we can see the dual rear camera with the fingerprint scanner following underneath. It measures 8.4 mm in thickness and weighs a ton (192g), this is because of the battery. It’s available in Blue, Silver and Gold.
Bluboo S8 Plus Display
With the S8 Plus, you get to see wider and feel smaller, thanks to its bezel-less full screen which stretches all the way to the sides. It’s just you and the screen with this one, this smartphone can literally give the Galaxy S8 a run for its money.
The 6-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen from Sharp comes with the standard features. It has a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 268 pixels per inch density. The screen boasts of 1000:1 contrast ratio, GFF full lamination technology and a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 on top.
Hardware and Software
It houses the MediaTek MT6750T chip which was built on a 28nm process technology. The octa-core processor here does the job effortlessly and clocks at 1.5GHz. While the ARM Mali-T860 MP2 graphics card comes with 2-Cores and clocks at 650MHz.
It comes with 4GB of RAM for multitasking, and a memory speed of 833MHz. While in the storage department, you get 64GB of storage space and you can upgrade up to 128GB with a memory card. The Bluboo S8 Plus runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with 360 OS skin on top.
Bluboo S8 Plus Camera
The device got the dual 16MP + 3MP rear cameras from Sony. The camera has f/2.0 aperture and comes with other internal features. The Sony IMX258 sensor shoots videos of 1080p@30fps. While the 8MP selfie camera has f/2.2 aperture with beautify technology.
Network and Connectivity
The S8 Plus supports 4G LTE and accommodates dual Nano SIM, it also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB port, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS.
Bluboo S8 Plus Battery
The Bluboo S8 Plus is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 3600mAh battery with fast charging technology. Bluboo S8 Plus is available on shopping stores, starting from $149 to $199, that’s about (N50,000 – N70,000).
Bluboo S8 Plus Full Specs
・Announced: November 2017
・Status: Available. November 2017
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
・4G Support: LTE : 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
・Number of SIM Card: 2 (Nano + Nano)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes
・Material Type: Metal
・Dimensions: 149.5 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm
・Colour: Blue, Silver, Gold
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1440 x 720 pixels
・Pixel Density: 268ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 88%
・Operating system: Android 7.0 Nougat
・Processor: Octa-Core 1.5GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6750T
・Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-T860 MP2
・Memory Card slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 64GB
・Back Camera: 16MP + 3MP
・Front Camera: 8MP
・Back Flash: Yes, dual-LED
・Front Flash: No
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, geomagnetic
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes