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LYF Water 8 Price in India
Updated On: 23rd May 2022

LYF Water 8

8.0 Expert Score 3.7 1996 Ratings
LYF Water 8 runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The smartphone has a 5-inch HD AMOLED display. The next variant of this mobile is Lyf Water 9. It has a 13 MP rear camera with an LED flash and a 5 MP front-facing camera with an LED flash. The device is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor and 3GB RAM. It has 16GB internal storage which can further be expanded using a microSD card. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and a microUSB 2.0 port. The device is powered by a Li-Po 2,600 mAh battery.
LYF Water 8
LYF Water 8
Not available in any online store

Key Specifications

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 Processor
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 13 MP Rear Camera
  • 16 GB Storage
  • 5 MP Front Camera
  • 2600 mAh Battery
  • 5.0 inches AMOLED Display
  • Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop) OS

Price Summary

Last known price of LYF Water 8 was ₹10,999. The mobile will be available soon across various online stores in India.

LYF Water 8: Pros & Cons

out of 10
  • Good Stuff
  • Metal frame with chamfered edges sandwiched between two glass panels looks awesome
  • LED flash on the selfie camera helps in low-light conditions
  • 3GB of RAM helps with seamless multitasking
  • AMOLED display
  • Bad Stuff
  • No Wi-Fi ac
  • No display protection, hence glass is prone to crack
  • It does not come with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and it will most possibly never receive any updates
  • Highly priced

LYF Water 8 Details

LYF Water 8 is the latest mobile from Reliance that makes its mark with attractive features at a budget price point. One of the most intriguing features of the smartphone is that it comes with two LED flash; one at the back and one at the front.
Design and Camera
On the design front, the Water 8 features a metal rim sandwiched between glass and plastic. One of the major attractive points of the device is that it comes with an impressive 13-megapixel rear shooter that is paired with an LED flash to capture images and record videos in both dark and bright conditions. One can expect amazing selfies in low light environments as well courtesy a 5-megapixel front shooter coupled with an LED flash.
Display and Performance
You can expect decent performance as the device is equipped with a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 chipset. You can also expect to indulge in smooth and lag-free multitasking courtsey 3GB of RAM. On its face, the Water 8 boasts a 5-inch HD IPS LCD screen that is combined with good viewing angles. The screen is protected from any unwanted scratches as it has a coating of Corning's Gorilla Glass.
Storage and platform
For storing essential apps and other data like music, videos, images, etc. there is 16GB of onboard storage space which as per user requirement can be expanded further via a microSD card. The device runs the Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system out of the box. 
Battery and Connectivity
To keep users connected, the smartphone ships with an array of connectivity options including 4G, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n, and a microUSB 2.0 port. It is fuelled by a Li-Po 2,600 mAh cell that is expected to last for an entire day for a normal to heavy user.  

LYF Water 8 Specifications


Launch Date July 29, 2016 (Official)
Processor Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
Internal Memory 16 GB
Screen Size 5.0 inches (12.7 cms)
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
No Of Cores 8 (Octa Core)
CPU 1.5GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 1GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53
Architecture 64-bit
Graphics Adreno 405


Height 5.59 inches (142 mm)
Width 2.78 inches (70.5 mm)
Thickness 0.28 inches (7.0 mm)
Weight 122 grams


Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Display Type AMOLED
Size 5.0 inches (12.7 cms)
Pixel Density 294 pixels per inch (ppi)
TouchScreen Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 68.68 %


Rear camera setup Single
Rear camera (Primary) 13 MP resolution
Front camera setup Single
Front camera (Primary) 5 MP resolution
Sensor Exmor-R CMOS image sensor
Flash LED Rear flashLED Front flash
Digital zoom 6x
Video Resolution (Rear) 1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Camera Features Auto Flash Auto Focus Face detection Touch to focus
Shooting Modes High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


Type Li-Polymer
Capacity 2600 mAh
Removable No
Talk Time Up to 10 Hours (4G)
Standby Time Up to 320 Hours (2G)
Fast Charging No


Internal Memory 16 GB
Expandable Memory Yes, microSD, Up to 128 GB (Hybrid Slot)


Operating System Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Custom UI No


SIM Configuration Dual SIM SIM1: Micro SIM2: Hybrid
Network SIM1: 4G, 3G, 2GSIM2: 4G, 3G, 2G
Voice over LTE(VoLTE) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes, with b/g/n
Wi-fi features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0
USB microUSB 2.0
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Yes with A-GPS
NFC Chipset No
Infrared Yes


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Video Player Yes, Video Formats: AVI, MKV, MP4


Fingerprint sensor No
Other Sensor Light sensorProximity sensorAccelerometerCompassGyroscope
Disclaimer: Specifications shown may be different from the actual product. We cannot guarantee that the information provided on this page is 100% correct. Please check with the retailer before purchasing.

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waste product
By tungasrikanth228, 60 months ago
over heat problem,powerdecriceing,one sim slot only,moneywaste product 😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😞😭😭😭😭😭😭😭
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By vasanpiyush710, 61 months ago
does it can change fonts style ? and also tell about its dual camera , processor and everything to this phone
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camera quality
By pushpamkumarsharma1993, 62 months ago
this phone nice . but this phone dont have HD camera.

everything is good in feature except camera quality.
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Awesome specs at this price.
By user1729, 67 months ago
Definitely, go for it. You will get a free 4G JIO SIM, worth for a new buyer.. LYF Brand mobiles are made in India too!
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LYF Water 8 Price in India

LYF Water 8 Price in India is Rs. 10,999 as on 23rd May 2022 07:52:31
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