Konka R8A: Pricing, specs, features compared | Finder

5 inches

Display size

720 x 1280px

16GB

Internal storage

8 MP

Rear camera

2,200 mAh

Battery size

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Details

Display

Display Size
5 inches
Resolution
720 x 1280px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
294 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
8MP
Rear camera aperture size
N/A
Video recording
N/A
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
N/A

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
143mm x 71mm x 7.7mm
Weight
135g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
MT6737
RAM
1GB
Operating system
Android 7
Internal storage
16GB
External storage support
Up to 128GB
Battery capacity
2,200mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
No
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No
Launch price (RRP)$149
Launch date2017
Konka R8A

Like all Konka's smartphones, the Konka R8A is an affordably-priced handset suitable for folks who don't need bleeding-edge features such as professional-grade cameras or AI-powered processors. However, unlike many of its competitors, it's been styled to look a million bucks, despite its low-bucks price.

Design

  • Looks a lot more expensive than it actually is.
  • Android 7.0 is a robust and feature-packed operating system.

Camera

  • Average camera specs for a budget smartphone, but still sufficient for basic photography.
  • Beauty mode could be a selling point for selfie lovers.

Performance

  • The MediaTek MT6737 is a capable budget processor.
  • 1GB of RAM can be a significant bottleneck for many applications.

Battery

  • The 2,200mAh battery is on the smaller side for these specs.
  • A full day of battery should be feasible under light use.

Pricing and availability

  • Price: RRP $149
  • Where to buy: eBay | Big W

Compare SIM-only plans for the Konka R8A

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Circles.Life 100GB for $38 SIM-only Plan
SIM-Only - Postpaid
No contract
  • New customers get over 20% off for 12 months - pay $30/mth, then $38/mth onwards. T&Cs apply. Ends 30.04.2021, 9pm AEDT
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
100GB
Data
$30
per month
100GB
Data
felix Subscription $35 1 month
SIM-Only - Subscription
No contract
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
No download limit
Speeds limited to 20Mbps
$35
per month
No download limit
Speeds limited to 20Mbps
Dodo Mobile SIM-only 36GB $30 1 Month
SIM-Only - Postpaid
No contract
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
36GB
Data
$30
per month
36GB
Data
Moose 35.80 50GB 1 Month
SIM-Only - Postpaid
No contract
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
50GB
Data
$35.80
per month
50GB
Data
$35.80
per month
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Circles.Life 20GB for $28 SIM-only Monthly Plan
SIM-Only - Postpaid
No contract
  • New customers get 50GB data and over 20% off for 12 months - pay $22/mth, then $28/mth onwards. T&Cs apply. Ends 30.04.2021, 9pm AEDT.
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
50GB
Data
$22
per month
50GB
Data
TPG Super Value Large 40GB $29.99 1 Month
SIM-Only - Prepaid
No contract
  • New customers pay $15/month for the first 3 months, then $29.99/month.
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
40GB
Data
$15
per month
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Konka R8A specs

Display

Display Size
5 inches
Resolution
720 x 1280px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
294 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
8MP
Rear camera aperture size
N/A
Video recording
N/A
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
N/A

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
143mm x 71mm x 7.7mm
Weight
135g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
MT6737
RAM
1GB
Operating system
Android 7
Internal storage
16GB
External storage support
Up to 128GB
Battery capacity
2,200mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
No
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No

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