Honor 8 with 5.2-inch 1080p Display, Fingerprint Sensor, 4GB Ram Announced

Honor 8

Huawei’s Honor has introduced the Honor 8 smartphone, the company’s latest Honor series smartphone sports a 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass display and powered by Kirin 950Soc with 4GB Ram and 32/64GB storage. The Honor 8 comes in Pearl White, Sunrise Gold, Midnight Black, Sakura Pink and Sapphire Blue colors and is priced at 1999 yuan (US$ 299 / Rs. 20050 approx.) for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage. The 4GB Ram variant with 32GB storage is priced at 2299 yuan (US$ 343 / Rs. 23,050 approx.) and 2499 yuan (US$ 374 / Rs. 25,070 approx.) for the same 4GB RAM variant with 64GB storage. It is now available for order in China and will go on sale on July 19th. Let’s check out the specifications of the device in detail.

Huawei Honor 8 specifications:

The Huawei Honor 8 smartphone sports a 5.2-inches Full HD 2.5D curved glass display (1920 x 1080 pixels) with 96% NTSC color gamut and is powered by Kirin 950Soc clocked at 2.3GHz Octa-Core 16nm processor with Mali T880-MP4 GPU. It packs 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and an another variant with 4GB RAM and 32GB / 64GB storage, both these options come with a MicroSD card slot for memory expansion up to 128GB. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1 on top.

Talking about the camera, the device packs 12-megapixel dual rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash, Laser AF, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens, 1.4um pixel size and an 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.4 aperture. The Honor 8 also features a Fingerprint Sensor and Infrared sensor; connectivity features include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C. A 3000mAh (typical) / 2900mAh (minimum) battery with fast charging is on board.