Wiko View Lite is the watered-down variant of the Wiko View smartphone we reviewed earlier. The View Lite sports a rear fingerprint scanner and targets those on a budget.
It’s also more compact and has a smaller screen compared to what we saw on the View smartphone. There’s 4G LTE connectivity, NFC support and Android 8.0 Oreo running around.
Wiko View Lite Specs and Features
・5.45-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1440 pixels
・Android 8.0 Oreo with 2GB RAM
・Quad-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6739W
・16GB built-in storage
・13MP rear camera and 16MP front camera
・3000mAh removable Battery
Design And Display
The View smartphones are known for there trendy and attractive designs on a budget. It sports dual curved antenna lines which makes the device even more stunning.
The rear camera sits at the top middle, with the LED flash coming underneath before the fingerprint scanner completes the train. It’s available in three shades namely Anthracite, Gold and bold Cherry Red.
The screen stretches all the way to the sides for that curved vibe. It fits perfectly on your hand while offering you a fuller display. We all know a wider screen is more accessible, the View Lite offers that.
It sports a smaller 5.45-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen which has a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 295 pixels per inch density. It also stretches up to 73.20% screen-to-body ratio.
Hardware and Software
It houses the MediaTek MT6739W and comes with 4-cores of processor clocking at 1.5GHz for a smooth performance. In the graphics department, the PowerVR GE8100 graphics card handles graphics.
With the 2GB of RAM space available here, it should be more than enough for light users to multitask through apps. While in the storage department, there’s a standard 16GB space that’s available as well. You can expand up to 128GB with a memory card, while it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo.
Camera And Connectivity
Capture stunning photographs with the 13MP rear camera. The camera comes with a LED flash and other internal features like live portrait blur, live filters and Face Beauty mode. While for selfies, it sports an enhanced 16MP selfie shooter.
The View Lite supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
Battery And Availability
The Wiko View Lite is powered by a removable 3000mAh battery with no fast charging technology. Wiko View Lite is available on shopping stores, starting from $99 to $129, that’s about (N35,000 – N45,000).
Wiko View Lite Full Specifications
・Announced: February 2018
・Status: Available. March 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: LTE
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)
・Material Type: Plastic
・Dimensions: 70.7 x 148.4 x 8.5 mm
・Colour: Black, Gold, Red
・Screen Type: HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
・Pixel Density: 295ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 73.20%
・Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo
・Processor: Quad-core 1.5GHz
・Chipset type: MediaTek MT6739W
・Graphics Processing Unit: PowerVR GE8100
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 128GB
・Internal storage: 16GB
・Back Camera: 13MP
・Front Camera: 16MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: Yes
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Face Unlock: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, gyroscope
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: No