Secondary Camera: 5 MPix (Fixed focus, f/2.2, video: 1,080p @ 30 FPS)
Average of 2 scores (from 4 reviews)
Reviews for the Wiko Y80
The Wiko Y80 appeals to price-conscious users in particular and is a classic entry-level smartphone that attracts with a strong battery and a dual camera. Whether the calculation works out, you can read in the review.
Source: Chip.de DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2019
Source: PC Guia PT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/04/2020
Rating: Total score: 66% price: 70%
Source: Android Geek PT→EN
Positive: Big screen; large battery capacity. Negative: No biometric sensor; weak hardware.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/26/2019
Source: Top for Phone FR→EN
Positive: Good price; nice performance. Negative: No NFC; no fingerprint sensor; no 4G B28 band.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/01/2019
The Wiko Y80 is a budget smartphone which has a lot to feature. Users can entertain themselves on a large HD+ widescreen for a full day of top multimedia experience. As far as the design is concerned, it has a selection of a gradient dark blue, green or full gold colour. It has a removable back, which is not commonly seen these days. The Y80 can become a user’s best ally to play casual games, watch movies and run their favourites apps with its octa-core processor. Since users never run out of things to share, they will delight in going with a 16GB ROM and storage expandable by up to 128GB via microSD card. Users can maximize what they see with the Y80’s supersized HD+ screen in a handy 18:9 format. The screen also has an ultra-resistant printed tempered glass designed for full-screen protection. It has good brightness and viewing angles, which is good if users need to use the device outdoors. Aside from that, it has face recognition, which enables unlocking and more secured actions with just one look.
As for the camera, users can endow their photographic talents with the Y80’s smart dual rear camera. A 13MP resolution combined with a 2MP sensor allows users to create artistic creative background blur pictures. The additional 2MP sensor offered on the Y80 enables more depth. The camera can enrich any shot with an AI-Artistic blur mode touch, which is the best secret tip to impress. Alone, between besties or with friends, users can shoot the brightest selfies with the 5MP front flash camera. As for the battery, if users are tired of checking how much of the smartphone's battery is left, the Y80 features a 4000mAh battery that will not let users down - it can power up to more than one day of intensive use. Furthermore, users can balance their personal and professional life on one device with the Dual-SIM feature. In conclusion, the Wiko Y80 is a basic smartphone ideal for users who are on a tight budget, running non-resource demanding apps, or looking for a secondary phone. It has all the features required of a smartphone with a strong battery, but it will not break the bank.
Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam
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Wiko SAS was founded as a French smartphone manufacturer in 2011. Since 2014, the Chinese technology group Tinno Mobile has owned a majority of Wiko. They produce in China. The company has already reached a considerable market share in the French market in early years and expanded to Europe and Africa later on. Nevertheless, the world market share is low.
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