The Ulefone Armor 8 is a new ultra-durable rugged smartphone that is powered by Android 10 OS. The smartphone parades elegant specifications in three different colors of Black, Red, and Orange. Ulefone Armor 8 features a 6.1-inch display and three rear cameras.
The primary features include MediaTek Helio P60 Octa-Core processor, a 6.1-inch waterdrop display, and a massive 5580 mAh battery.
Ulefone Armor 8 Key Specs & Features
- 6.1 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~291 ppi)
- Android 10
- Octa-Core Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60 (12 nm)
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB Built-in Storage up to 128GB Memory Card
- 16 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP Triple Rear Cameras
- 8 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Side)
- 4G LTE Network
- 15W Fast Charging
- 5580 mAh Non-Removable Li-Ion Battery
Design and Display
On the body, the Ulefone Armor 8 is a rugged smartphone and as such, its fully waterproof, dust resistant, and drop resistant smartphone. Its durability can easily resist sudden drops, water, and even mud.
The entire body is built with a combination of glass and plastic. It measures 166 x 82 x 15 mm in dimensions and 282 grams which is heavy.
On the front, it has a hole and also a 6.1-inch waterdrop display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The IPS LCD panel has a screen resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels and 291 PPI density. The display is shielded by scratch-resistant glass.
On the camera aspect, the rugged phone bears a 16-megapixel primary camera, 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro lens. The camera is paired with an LED flash and also has other internal features like HDR and Panorama.
It can even shoot 1080p video resolution. Upfront is an 8-megapixel camera for quality selfies and video calling.
Hardware and Software
The Ulefone Armor 8 is powered by MediaTek Helio P60 SoC coupled with a 4GB LPDR4 RAM and a 64 GB Internal storage. The phone promise to run power-intensive tasks without any lag or performance issue.
You can still expand the memory using a micro SDcard while the Mali-G72 MP3 GPU will ensure good graphics and a nice gaming experience.
Battery and Network
The 5580 mAh battery on the smartphone is backed by 15W fast charging technology. It runs on the greatest and also latest Android 10 operating system.
In the network and connectivity, it lacks a 5G network but comes with a global 4G LTE network for fast browsing and downloads. Other features include a triple navigation system such as GPS + GLONASS + Galileo, NFC for contactless payments, WiFi, and Bluetooth.
For security, the front-facing camera has Face ID and there is also a fingerprint scanner placed on the side for quick unlocking.
Ulefone Armor 8 Price and Availability
The Ulefone Armor 8 will sell for $139 and it’s now available.
In Nigeria, you can buy it starting from 65,000 Naira while in Ghana it sells for 900 Ghs and 16,500 Ksh in Kanya.
You can order the rugged smartphone at any online store in the country.
Ulefone Armor 8 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Ulefone Armor 8:
- Platform: Android 10
- Processor: Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60 (12 nm), Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: Mali-G72 MP3
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Black, Orange, Red
- Dimension: 166 x 82 x 15 mm
- Weight: 282 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.1 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~291 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 16 MP (wide) + 5 MP (macro) + 2 MP (depth) Triple Cameras, 1080p@30fps, 720p@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: HDR, LED Flash, Panorama
- Front Camera: 8 MP
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.2
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Micro USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Side)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
- Water Resistant: Yes
- Dust Resistant: Yes
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 5580mAh battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 15W fast charging