LG K8™ | U.S. Cellular
  • 1.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor
  • 5 MP Front Camera with Selfie Light and Gesture Shot
  • 8 MP Rear Camera
  • Compact and Stylish Design
LG K8™ | U.S. Cellular


  • Screen Size
    5.0 inches
    Screen Resolution
    1,280 x 720 pixels
  • Battery Capacity
    2,125 mAh
    Camera Resolution
    8 MP
  • Processor
    Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 210 1.3 GHz Quad-Core
    1.5 GB RAM
  • Storage
    8 GB (up to 3.75 GB usable) - expandable via microSD™ card (sold separately)
    U.S. Cellular
  • Other Features
    5 MP Front Camera with Selfie Light and Gesture Shot, Compact and Stylish Design, Touch & Shoot


  • Display
    Large 5.0" HD Display
    Rear Key Placement
    Ambidextrous, multi-purpose use of Power/Lock and Volume Keys with quick shortcuts to QuickMemo®+ or Camera
  • Smart Keyboard and One-Handed Operation
    Adjust position of the keyboard or keypad for convenient and customized access
    Customizable Home Touch Buttons
    Includes Notification and Capture+


  • Battery Saver
    Minimize the battery consumption through efficient UX control
    Write or draw on nearly any screen and schedule memos to appear at certain times using time or location inputs
  • Ringtone ID
    Unique ringtone created for each caller based on phone numbers
    Multilanguage Support
    Support for Phone and Keyboard Input
  • EasyHome™
    Provides an easier interface for beginners with a simpler layout and larger font size
    Knock Code™
    Create a 6-8 point tapping pattern for security and direct access to the home screen
  • Knock On™
    Double tap the screen to put your phone to sleep/ wake it without picking it up or pressing the Power/ Lock Key
    Content Lock*
    Password/pattern protect your memos in QuickMemo+
  • *
    Some owner content may still be accessible to a user who enables Content Lock.


  • Rear-Facing Camera
    8 MP Autofocus Rear Camera with LED Flash
    Camera Resolutions
    Up to 3264 x 2448*
  • Burst Shot*
    Hold the shutter button to take multiple shots quickly
    Multiple Shutter Options
    Tap the shutter button, use your voice, or press a volume key to take a photo
  • Front-Facing Camera
    5 MP Front Camera and HD Camcorder
    Switch Between Rear and Front Cameras with a Finger Swipe
  • Gesture Shot**
    Take selfies with a simple hand gesture
    Interval Shot**
    Take four selfies on a timer by touching and holding the shutter button
  • Gesture Interval Shot**
    Make a fist twice to take four selfies in sequence
    Selfie Light**
    Screen will illuminate a soft light around the photo preview for well-lit selfies
  • HD Rear Camcorder
    Resolutions up to 1280 x 720
    Pause & Resume Video Recording
    Pause then resume video recording for a continuous file
  • Live Shot
    Take still shots while recording video
    Include location information with photos and videos
  • *
    Available only on rear-facing camera or camcorder.
    Available only on front-facing camera or camcorder


  • Video Player
    With Touch Lock and Resume Play Function; supports MP4, 3GP, MKV, AVI, WEBM, TS, and 3G2 Formats
    Customizable Video Screen Ratio
    Subtitle Settings, Play on Lock Screen, Screenshot, Brightness, and Video Auto-Off Function
  • Music Player
    Supports AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, M4A, AMR, MP3, MIDI, WAV, FLAC, and Ogg formats
    Customizable Music Library
    Organized by songs, albums, artists, genres, playlists, favorites, and folders


  • Network
    U.S. Cellular® 4G LTE Network*
    Mobile Hotspot†
    Share a 4G LTE data connection with compatible wireless devices**
  • Bluetooth® Wireless
    Wi-Fi® Connectivity
    802.11 b/g/n
  • USB and Bluetooth® Tethering
    Share your phone’s Internet connection with your computer
    Media Device (MTP)
    Transfer files or synchronize with Windows® Media Player
  • MIDI Device
    Connect to compatible musical instruments via USB***
    S-GPS, A-GPS, and Qualcomm® GPS Service
    Location Accuracy
  • *
    U.S. Cellular’s 4G LTE Network not available everywhere.
    Depends on network availability. Additional carrier charges may apply.
  • ***
    USB cable required (included).

Technical Specifications

  • Carrier
    U.S. Cellular®
    5.0" HD (1280 x 720)
  • Battery Capacity
    2,125 mAh
    Android™ 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Processor
    Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 210 1.3 GHz Quad-Core
  • Network
    CDMA 1.9 GHz CDMA PCS, 800 MHz CDMA; LTE Bands 2/4/5/12/17/25
  • Data Transmission
    EVDO, EVDO Rev A, 1xRTT, LTE
    5.69" (H) x 2.81" (W) x 0.34" (D)
  • Weight
    4.94 oz.
    Talk Time
    Up to 10.1 hours*
  • Standby Time
    Up to 15 days*
    Internal Memory
    8 GB (up to 3.75 GB usable)
  • microSD™ Memory Slot
    Support up to 32 GB**
    1.5 GB
  • UPC
    Actual battery time may vary depending on network connectivity and application use.
  • **
    MicroSD cards sold separately
What people are saying
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LG K 8 2017 I bought this phone Dollar general store no cell phone no# at all init all my other ones have a cell phone# this one don't I don't understand
Date published: 2019-04-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Too much junk apps Classified as system Apps I bought this phone I notice that there facebook and Instagram downloaded updates onto my phone. I tried to uninstall them. I cant o to that they are classified as system apps. NO their not and I do not not want them on the phone. I not use them and want to remove them.
Date published: 2018-12-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Excellent buy for self , friends or family members.
Date published: 2017-10-03
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