At 2018, Oukitel pleased all the fans of its K10000 line with its updated continuation – the fantastically hardy Oukitel WP2 in our review.
Continuing the development of the idea of the Oukitel K10000 Pro with a move towards a premium smartphone with a huge battery.
The Oukitel WP2 will have a lithium polymer element of 10,000 mAh and impressive design with the IP68 standard.
As before there were phones without protection from water and dust, then this giant WP2 got another positive function.
The midrange processor with 8 cores with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage is a serious bid to compete with other manufacturers. So, find out the main specs of Oukitel WP2.
Oukitel WP2: Specifications
|Display:||6.00 inches IPS with 1920 x 2160 pixels|
|CPU:||MediaTek MT6750T Octa Core 1.5GHz|
|GPU:||Mali T860 MP2|
|Memory extension:||up to 128GB|
|Cameras:||16.0MP + 2.0MP main and 8.0MP front camera|
|Connectivity:||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ ,3G, 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS|
|Connections:||USB Type-C and TF card slot|
|Dimensions:||162.1 x 75.2 x 14.5 mm|
Oukitel WP2: Desing and Appearance
Oukitel WP2 in our analisis continues the path, the open Oukitel K10000, and K10000 Pro but with a big plus its IP68 protection.
The overall appearance of the phone leaves an impression of a monolithic crystal, due to a single black color scheme, neatly fitted elements from different materials.
Carefully processed in the 2.5D screen goes into a clear outline of the case. On the sides of the chopped sides of the body are metal, painted in black – feel their fingers nicely.
The back cover is covered with rubber, exceptions are left for the “island” with cameras and angular bevels made of solid metal.
Below the dual camera is an LED strip with 4 diodes, which gives an excellent and very bright flashlight in the dark.
The case is also quite reliable, certified for protection class IP68, completely protected from dust and water.
So, full immersion in water and falling from a couple of meters to concrete to survive.
Let’s walk around the design of Oukitel WP2. On the front side, there is a large 6-inch screen with an 18: 9 aspect ratio.
Above the screen are a talking speaker, front camera, indicator and a lot of sensors. The lower part is the Oukitel logo.
On the right side, we see the power button and volume control, and next to them is the fingerprint scanner.
On the left side, there is a slot for Nano SIM and TF Card.
At the bottom of the case, you can find the speaker and USB Type-C port.
In general, the Oukitel WP2 looks very strong and reliable. But do not forget about the large size and weight of about 300 grams, so this phone is for firefighters, police or other dangerous professionals.
Oukitel WP2: Display
Oukitel WP2 has 6.0 inches of excellent screen, the resolution of 1080 to 2160 with FHD Plus, brightness and color rendition at the level of AMOLED’s Samsung.
The ratio of 1: 2 becomes the standard for large phones, allowing the more efficient use of the screen, 10 touch points are good for games, and for reading and surfing.
The density of 402 pixels per inch is a normal eye should not notice this.
Just a couple of years ago, meeting the accessories of global brands in Chinese smartphones was an incredible success, and OUKI was one of the first.
The Oukitel WP2 has a screen from AUO – a huge conglomerate based on Acer Display Technology Inc.
The manufacturer has truly reflected – with what the user works the longest? What is more important?
Of course, a quality display, and not already unnecessary for Android 8.0 processors (which, we throw a stone in the garden of Xiaomi, start to slowly fall behind MediaTek at a higher price).
Oukitel WP2: Hardware and Performance
MediaTek MT6750T chipset is an energy-efficient version of the flagship Helio P25 line, the eight-core processor on the Cortex A53 platform.
Four cores operate at a frequency of 1.0 GHz, four – 1.5 GHz, the video chip ARM Mali-T860 MP2 runs at 520 MHz.
The MediaTek promises to completely subordinate the market of Chinese smartphones – similar to Helio P23 is installed not only in Oukitel WP2 in the test.
Yes, this is certainly not the newest processor MT6750T on the market, but even it is a middle class with a decent performance, and for the rugged phone is an ideal option.
Similar indicators in the tests are shown by the owners of MediaTek Helio P25: Maze Alpha X, Doogee Mix 2, Doogee X60, Vernee Mix 2.
In sum, the chip is massive, reliable and affordable. It works great with battery due to frequency control, 16-nm tech process of production and the whole 8 cores, which can evenly distribute the load from several applications.
Fast LTE and work with satellites, normal graphics in games, what else is needed in the budget smart segment?
As for the memory device, then everything is standard here there is 4GB of RAM. This is quite enough for multitasking.
The storage everything is quite standard there is 64 GB inside + a card for 128 GB in the slot of one of the SIM-cards.
Given the combined radio module (LTE only on the first SIM, the second “safety”) – most of the users will choose the card because with almost 200 GB in your pocket to live a lot more comfortable.
Oukitel WP2: Software
Oukitel, despite the branding of Oukitel OS for some models, remains reliable in terms of the software vendor.
The smartphones never find unnecessary software, trojans and other SMS-modules from the Chinese, which competitors can “boast” about.
The set of changes from Oukitel includes a small revision of standard icons and a set of themes.
The base firmware is Android 8.0 Oreo, an update of OTA is available – no firmware with the connection to the computer.
In addition to pure Android, several management applications are installed, first of all, System Manager, which includes Cleaner (cleaning tool), Freezer (stopping programs), AutoBoot and AutoClean, AppLock (password blocking / specific applications).
The system supports unlocking via the fingerprint sensor or by FaceID, but at the same time they can not be used, you have to choose one of the unlock methods. NFC module is full-featured, payment works.
Oukitel WP2: Camera
The main camera is well-known on other models of Oukitel WP2 has 16-megapixels and 2-megapixels sensors.
The camera app is also tightened – ready filters, HDR-functions, clear autofocus and, most importantly, quick launch of the application make users happy.
According to reviews a little lack of brightness of colors, but the photos are very realistic and high-quality.
For the front camera, the configuration of the 8-megapixel sensor.
As for the photos of Oukitel WP2, in the daytime the photos are good, but in the night the quality deteriorates.
In general, this is a good camera both for its price range.
Oukitel WP2: Communication
A new line of processes of Oukitel WP2 allows even budget smartphones to support LTE, and in the Oukitel WP2, there are no problems with the channels for both Europe.
A new line of processes allows even budget smartphones to support LTE, and in the Oukitel WP2 in the analisis, there are no problems with the channels for other countries.
In the 4G mode, only one SIM card can work, the second will automatically be transferred to 3G / 2G, depending on availability.
NFC is gaining popularity, supporting all modern technologies, both available in Europe, and purely Chinese / Western – Android Beam, Tap’n’Pay, etc.
Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are standard, via USB Type C 2.0 you can connect OTG or adapter to 3.5mm Jack for headphones.
To the navigation kit of Oukitel WP2, no questions there is GPS, GLONASS, A-GPS. Satellites are caught quickly, even in urban areas, the accuracy is sufficient and the elaborated navigation chip and good CPU performance are also affected.
Oukitel WP2: Battery
In addition to expensive screens and design, a high-quality battery from SCUD is added. Lithium polymer technology makes the battery 10,000 milliampere hours relatively light, and memory with a fast charge to full in 2 hours a little.
The volume of the battery is real, the Oukitel K series has always been famous for quality batteries.
If you go back from the figures to the real measurements, then the battery Oukitel WP2 allows with a full charge:
- Surf on the Internet 26 hours;
- Watch 1080p video 30 hours;
- Play in 3D games for 17 hours.
According to the actual duration of autonomous operation, Oukitel WP2 bypasses the nearest competitor Oukitel K10000 Max by almost a third.
Surfing the previous model allows 17 hours, and playing is 12 hours; and this at a comparable size and weight.
Oukitel WP2: Conclusions and Reviews
In conclusion, I would like to say that the phone has received a good battery with a large autonomous operation but also has IP68 protection.
The quality of the screen is good, and it is convenient to watch movies or play games.
The processor is not the newest, but it’s still good for everyday tasks and for games at low settings.
In general, this is a reliable rugged smartphone with a huge autonomous work, which is suitable for policemen, firefighters, or any extreme professions.
Oukitel WP2: Price and Where to buy cheaper?
What is the most interesting section for such a phone? You can already buy an Oukitel WP2 phone at a wonderful and low price for only $ 219.99 from 24 to 30 September.
For this money, you will get a good phone with IP68 protection and a huge battery of 10,000 mAh.