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Bluboo S8


Bluboo S8
Bluboo S8 (S Series)
Mediatek MT6750 8 x 1.5 GHz, Cortex-A53
Graphics adapter
3072 MB 
5.70 inch 2:1, 1440 x 720 pixel 282 PPI, Capacitive, SHARP, IPS, glossy: yes
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD (shared, up to 256GB), Sensors: G-sensor, proximity sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, USB Type-C
802.11a/b/g/n (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.0, GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz, WCDMA 900/2100MHz (B8/B1), FDD LTE 800/900/1800/2100/2600MHz (B20/B8/B3/B1/B7), Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.4 x 149.5 x 70.6 ( = 0.33 x 5.89 x 2.78 in)
3450 mAh
Operating System
Android 7.0 Nougat
Primary Camera: 13 MPix (SW:16.0MP) AF+3MP, Dual Rear Flash LED Light
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix (SW:8.0 MP)
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
200 g ( = 7.05 oz / 0.44 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
200 Euro



Average Score: 72.5% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 9 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 29%, features: 21%, display: 76% mobility: 88%, workmanship: 73%, ergonomy: 75%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Bluboo S8

72.5% Bluboo S8 Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
1/6th the price, 1/6th the performance. Bluboo is capitalizing on the Galaxy S8 craze with its own copycat version for $150 USD. The Bluboo S8 would have been quite impressive if it weren't for some deep faults.
Bluboo S8 Review
Source: Yugatech English
Bluboo definitely did try to usher its products in a price range that is slowly getting crowded, but sadly the S8 doesn’t bring with it anything striking to stand out from the crowd. While it does have the design cues and feel of some of the market’s prominent flagships, its performance leaves something to be desired. What the company does offer is a device with a premium feel, USB Type-C connectivity, and an overall average performance at a sub-10k price. At a price of Php 7,499, other competitors, including their very own S1 which is just a few hundred pesos more, might offer better performance and features.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/26/2018
Bluboo S8 Review – An S8 for PhP 7,099
Source: Manila Shaker English
Well, if you’re interested in the Bluboo S8, I highly suggest that you grab yours from It now retails for $134.99 or P7099, and I’d be hard-pressed to not recommend it to anyone who is looking for a relatively cheap smartphone that does well on a day-to-day basis.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/25/2018
Bluboo S8 Review: Best Budget Samsung Galaxy S8 Clone Sponsored By @Banggood
Source: Igeekphone English
The Bluboo S8 is one of those phones with good specifications, the main feature is the similarity it carries with the original model of the Galaxy S8. But if we overlook this detail, then we will have no problem in realizing that it has an impressive design and build quality, good usability and obviously its magnificent “Infinity Style” screen with 18: 9 aspect ratio and dazzling brightness during the day.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/10/2017

Foreign Reviews

Bluboo S8 die günstige Galaxy-S8-Kopie
Source: Tech Stage German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/22/2017
Análisis Bluboo S8 Plus: un clon del S8, ahora más grande, más potente
Source: FAQsAndroid Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Elegant design; good price; great built quality. Negative: Poor cameras; poor display; low autonomy.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/21/2017
Análisis del Bluboo S8: un diseño inspirado en el Samsung Galaxy S8
Source: FAQsAndroid Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; decent hardware; nice display; good price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/07/2017
Recensione Bluboo S8
Source: Notebook Italia Italian IT→EN
Positive: Impressive design; long battery life; good price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/10/2017
Обзор BLUBOO S8. Недорогая альтернатива Samsung Galaxy S8
Source: Mega Obzor RU→EN
Positive: Good price; nice design; fast fingerprint sensor; decent connectivity; good hardware; metal case; long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/07/2017
Bluboo S8 - Egy újabb keretnélküli S8-as
Source: KinaTech HU→EN
Positive: Impressive design; nice display; good price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 12/30/2017


ARM Mali-T860 MP2: Dual-Core version of the Mali-T860 graphics card from ARM for mostly Android based smartphones and tablets. E.g. in the Mediatek Helio P10 clocked at 700 MHz and produced in 28nm.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

MT6750: ARM-based octa-core SoC (4x Cortex-A53 up to 1.5 GHz + 4x Cortex-A53 up to 1 GHz) with 64-Bit support and integrated LTE Cat. 6 radio.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.2 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


In 2009, the Shenzhen Huihua Exploit Technology Co LTD established the brand Bluboo in Hong Kong. The brand is focused on smartphones.

Internationally, the brand is not too important. There are hardly any reviews, and in the few cases, the rating is rather underwhelming (as of 2016).

72.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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