Blackview is all set to launch an upgraded variant of their famous Blackview A8. The new device will be named as Blackview A8 Max. Blackview is popularly known for supplying decent mobile devices at very low-cost. A8 itself was launched with a price tag of mere $55. As the name of this upcoming suggest, it will have some upgraded specifications from A8, specially the screen and battery.
It is expected that Blackview A8 Max will come with 5.5 inch display as compared to 5.0 inch display in A8. The resolution seems to be same at 720 x 1280 pixels. A8 Max will be powered by MT6737 ARM A53 1.3GHz Quad-core processor coupled with coupled with 2GB of RAM. Just to recall, A8 came with MT6580 SoC and 1GB of RAM, so there is some nice improvements in performance sector.
Blackview A8 Max Specifications
- Display: 5.5 inch IPS
- Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- RAM: 2GB
- Processor: 1.3GHz Quad-Core
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Battery: 3000mAh
- Primary Camera: 13MP
- Secondary Camera: 5MP
The internal storage has been doubled from 8GB to 16GB with an option to expand it up to 64GB via microSD card. The battery is expected to increase from 2050mAh to 300mAh that will ensure better battery life. The build quality of A8 Max will also be improved by using metal frames. It will run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
Blackview A8 Max will be available in Pearl White, Champagne Gold and Violet Black color and might get a price tag of $90. The other features are quite standard like 3G, 4G, dual SIM support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, etc.
It seems that A8 Max will also get a camera upgrade. Originally, A8 came with 8MP primary camera accompanied with 2MP front camera, but this time A8 Max might come with 13MP primary camera and a 5MP front facing camera.