Meiigoo one of the China Mobile company. Meiigoo M1 was the first smartphone. after the failure of M1 Meiigoo tried to introduced the top brand flagship smartphones, such Meiigoo S8 copy of Samsung S8, Meiigoo Note 8 copy of Samsung note 8, and Meiigoo Mate 10 copy of Huawei Mate 10. Meiigoo tried to introduce the design of such big flagship smartphones. Meiigoo did well. Today, we will discuss Meiigoo Note 8.
Meiigoo Note 8 Review: Specifications:
|CPU:||MTK6750T 1.5GHz,Octa Core|
|GPU:||ARM Mali-T860 MP2|
|RAM + ROM:||4GB+64GB Extendable up to 256GB|
|Display:||5.99 inch IPS|
|Screen Resolution & Density:||2160 x 1080 , 403ppi|
|Camera:||Back 16+5MP Front 8MP|
|Battery:||3300mAH Non removable|
|Software:||Android 7.0 Nougat|
The packaging comes with Type-C Cable, Power Adaptor, User Guide, Screen Protector, Silicone Case, Wipes, SIM Card Eject Tool, and cell phone.
Design & Display
The Power button on the right side, on the left side you will find camera shutter and volume buttons. at the bottom of the mobile offer a 3.5mm headphone jack along with type-c port, and speakers. The sound quality is very good and it doesn’t get distorted at high volumes. On the Top, you will find SIM Card tray, and it can house two Nano SIM or One Nano SIM and micro SD Card. On the back of the phone, there are the fingerprint sensor, Flashlight, and the dual rear camera just like Samsung note 8. Above the screen Front Camera, notification LED, Talking Speaker, and Proximity Sensor located. Metal Frame, 3D Corning Gorilla glass, and Plastic back panel.The overall design is very good looking.
A 5.99-inch 18:9 aspect ratio IPS Screen with 2160 x 1080P resolution and gives 403ppi pixel density. It is delivering an unprecedentedly realistic and immersive viewing experience.
Camera & Samples
Dual Rear Camera set just like Samsung Note 8. 16.0MP + 5.0MP with Sony Exmor RS sensor can Capture 4160 x 3120 pixels images and record 1920 x 1080 pixels on the 30fps. The second 5.0MP rear camera is to achieve bokeh effect. It has the 8.0MP front camera without a flashlight, so you can’t take perfect selfie in low light. Camera app provides some useful modes, such as panorama, face beauty, SLR. The camera setting menu has more options, for example, face detection, camera mute, touch shutter, anti-shake, and others.
Hardware & Software
its packed with MT6750T octa-core processor clocked at 1GHz to 2.35GHz with 4GB of RAM. The graphics are powered by Mali-T860 MP2 GPU. So the Combination of the hardware able the device to run heavy games and do multi tasks without any hiccups. 64GB Internal memory which is extendable up to 256GB. So you can save too much on Meiigoo Note 8. its comes with Android Nougat.
The choice is yours how you to unlock your phone either a gentle touch or face scanner. It takes less than 0.3s to unlock your phone. Face scanner responds quicker than Fingerprint sensor. It’s relatively quick in responding compared to many other devices.
The Meiigoo Note 8 have the dual Sim card slot and both are 4G enabled. To switch between the both SIM card is very easy and fast with just one tap. The handset also supports the Wi-Fi, Bluetooth connectivity and OTG also.
The GPS+GLONASS navigation systems with rapid, accurate positioning will always help find you. There’s no need to worry about getting lost again. You could even direct your own way to the destination in a totally strange place.
The Meiigoo Note 8 is powered by a 3300mAh non-removable battery which can last a whole day on a single charge. To charge it you have the USB port C. Whether you are watching movies, playing games or chatting with friends online, it can always power your fun. There’s no need to worry about running out of power anymore.
The Selling Points
- Premium looking design
- No lags and very fast internet
- Huge space for your media files
- Perfect screen size and good resolution
- Very good and loud sound
- Navigation systems with rapid, accurate positioning.
The Down Points
- No Flashlight for the front camera.
- No NFC
- Average Battery Capacity
- Low performance SoC
Price & Availability
You can buy it at 17% discounted value priced at ( $189.99 ) on Gearbest. Here’s the link to the store:
The Meiigoo Note 8 is a great smartphone for the price tag with the stylish look and has a good combination of hardware and software.
Rating Meiigoo Note 8
Design & Appearance - 8/10
Screen & Display - 7/10
Hardware & Performance - 6/10
Camera & Samples - 8/10
Battery - 5/10
OS - 8/10
Connectivity - 7/10