The Blackview S8 is one of the company’s most prolific smartphones, and it is currently discounted on GearBest. You can now purchase this handset for only $159.99, though there are limited quantities available, so if you’re interested, it may be wise to hurry up. The Blackview S8 is inspired by the Samsung Galaxy S8, and that is quite obvious based on how the phone looks. The device sports a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, a dual camera setup on its back, and it is made out of metal and glass. The Blackview S8’s bezels are quite thin, though not as thin as some renders may suggest.
This handset utilizes on-screen buttons, and its display is not curved. Speaking of which, the Blackview S8 sports a 5.7-inch HD+ (1440 x 720) display, while it is fueled by the MediaTek MT6750T 64-bit octa-core processor, which is clocked at 1.5GHz. The phone packs in 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage (expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card). The phone features a 3,180mAh non-removable battery, while you will find 13 and 0.3-megapixel snappers on the back of this smartphone. Interestingly enough, the Blackview S8 also comes with a dual front-facing camera setup, there are 8 and 0.3-megapixel shooters included on the device’s front side. This handset comes with a dual camera setup (nano + micro SIM card), while it supports 4G LTE connectivity, it supports FDD-LTE bands.
Android 7.0 Nougat comes pre-installed on the Blackview S8, and the company kept things rather simple when it comes to the phone’s software. Bluetooth 4.0 is included here as well, while the phone measures 154 x 71.9 x 8.5mm, and weighs 191 grams. Now, if you’d like to know more about the phone, feel free to check out our full review. In case you’d like to buy the Blackview S8, a purchase link has been included down below.