Deca-Core ZOPO Speed 8 goes on pre-order for $280

World’s First Deca-Core smartphone featuring MediaTek Helio X20 SoC

ZOPO Speed 8 is the first smartphone having powered by the MediaTek Helio X20 chipset with deca-core processor, announced at MWC 2016. The smartphone has now been listed for pre-orders at company’s website and costs you only $279.99.

MediaTek has already announced that the smartphones featuring their flagship chipset Helio X20 are going to hit markets next month, while Vernee — a new smartphone brand has also announced that their upcoming device will be powered by the same deca-core SoC along side a bunch of other attractive but rumored hardware such as 6GB of RAM.

Back to ZOPO Speed 8; The company has already put the phone on pre-order for original price of $299.99. However the company has also offered a $20 discount making the Speed 8 cost only $279.99 if you pre-order between March 28th and April 28th.

As obvious, initially the Speed 8 was introduced with a price tag of $299.99 during MWC last month, the price is intact now but $20 discount is only a limited time. You can read at the source link below for more instructions.

The first Speed 8 will be shipped right after the Pre-order period is over. This is a limited one-time only offer, and once the pre-order period is over, the Speed 8 will only be available for $299.99.

ZOPO Speed 8 – Full Specifications

ZOPO Speed 8 (ZP955)
CHIPSET / CPU / GPU Helio X20 Deca-core 3-Cluster Processor (Specifications)

  • 2x Cortex-A72 @ 2.5GHz
  • 4x Cortex-A53 @ 2.0GHz
  • 4x Cortex-A53 @ 1.4GHz

GPU: Mali-T880 MP4 700MHz

DISPLAY 5.5 inch IPS Display, FHD Resolution of 1920 x 1080,
Pixel Density: 400PPI
RAM 4 GB RAM
STORAGE 32 GB Internal Storage, No microSD card support
REAR CAMERA 21MP Sony IMX230, sensor size: 1/2.45″, f/2.2 aperture,
Dual-LED flash, 2K video recording
FRONT CAMERA 8MP OmniVision OV8856, f/2.0, Single LED flash
SOFTWARE Android 6.0 Marshmallow
NETWORKS / CONNECTIVITY Dual-SIM
2G: Bands 2/3/5/8 (850/900/1800/1900MHz)
3G: Bands 1/2/8 (900/1900/2100MHz)
4G FDD-LTE: Bands 1/3/7/20 (800/1800/2100/2600MHz)
TD-LTE: 1880-1920/2300-2400/2555-2655MHz
WiFi 802.11ac/a/b/g/n, WiFi Hotspot,
USB Type-C, Bluetooth 4.1, FM Radio,
Location / Sensors
GPS/Glonass/Beidou,

Gravity, Accelerometer (3 axis), Range, Light, Geomagnetic, Hall

BATTERY / POWER 3600 mAh
DIMENSIONS / WEIGHT 152.5mm x 76.35mm x 9.8mm
136 grams