DOOGEE announced and made its long-awaited Y8 smartphone available to the public earlier this month. The DOOGEE Y8 will grab your attention with its extra large, water drop 6.1-inch full-screen display that boasts an HD screen resolution of 600×1280 pixels at a pixel density of 270ppi (pixels-per-inch).

The phone will grab your attention with its extra large, water drop 6.1-inch full-screen display that boasts an HD screen resolution of 600×1280 pixels at a pixel density of 270ppi (pixels-per-inch).

Under the hood, the phone packs a powerful MT6793 quad-core processor that ensures a superior system operating experience. Aside from that, it uses a highly competent IMG GE8100 graphics processing unit for advanced multitasking.

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Moreover, the DOOGEE Y8 ships with 3GB of RAM and offers 16GB of onboard storage capacity that can be expanded up to 128GB using a microSD card.

On the photography front, the dual-SIM smartphone houses an 8.0MP+5.0MP dual-camera set up with F/2.2 auto-focus LED Flash on the back. Up front, there’s a 5.0MP front shooter with F/2.2 80 degree wide-angle.


The phone runs Android 9.0 Pie OS and draws its juices from a built-in 3400mAh polymer battery.

The DOOGEE Y8 features a slew of useful sensors including a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Aside from that, it offers a face unlocking alternative for added protection.

You can head straight to the sheet below to check out the full specifications of the DOOGEE Y8 smartphone.


DOOGEE Y8 Specifications

Network Technology

  • 2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • 3G: HSPA 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G: LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
  • LTE-TDD: 1900 MHz (Band 39), 2300 MHz (Band 40), 2500 MHz (Band 41), 2600 MHz (Band 38)
  • Data Speed: HSPDA, LTE Cat 4 150 Mbps Download, 50 Mbps Upload

SIM Type & Count

  • Hybrid Dual Nano SIM

Operating System (OS)

  • Android 9.0 Pie


  • Dimensions: 75.25 x 156.8 x 9 mm
  • Weight: 150 g
  • Colour: Black, Green
  • Body: Polycarbonate
  • Waterproof


  • Type: IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colours
  • Size: (78.44%) 6.1 inches HD+
  • Resolution: 1280 x 600 Pixels (232 PPI)
  • Multitouch: Yes


  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6739
  • CPU: 64-Bit Quad-Core 1.3GHz ARM Cortex-A53
  • Graphics Processing (GPU): PowerVR GE8100, 570 MHz
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Internal Storage: 16GB
  • External Storage: microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 256GB


  • Main Camera
    • Dual: 8 MP + 5 MP, F2.0 Aperture
    • Feature: Autofocus, Face detection, Geotagging, HDR, Panorama, LED Flash
    • Video: [email protected]
  • Selfie Camera
    • Single: 8 MP with F2.2 Aperture, Face unlock
DOOGEE Y8 in colours
DOOGEE Y8 in colours


  • Music Support: WAV, AAC, AMR, MP3, WMA, MIDI, FLAC, OGG, AVI
  • Video Support: 3GP, MP4, FLV, WMV, AVI, MKV, H.264, H.263
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Audio Output: Yes with 3.5mm Audio Out Port


  • Proximity, Light, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Fingerprint


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Display
  • Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP
  • USB: Micro USBv2.0 with OTG, Charging and Mass Storage Function
  • GPS: Yes, with GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS

Announcement & Release Date

  • Announced: January 05, 2019
  • Release Date: January 05, 2019

Battery and Power

  • Charging: Regular
  • Battery Type & Capacity: Non-Removable Li-Poly 3400 mAh
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Doogee Y8 Price & Availability

  • Launched Price: $69.99

You can buy the DOOGEE Y8 HERE

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