Honor 8 with 5.2-inch 1080p display, 12MP dual rear cameras launched in India for Rs.29999
Huawei’s Honor brand just launched the Honor 8, the company’s latest high-end smartphone in India as it had promised. It was announced in China back in July. It packs a 5.2-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core Kirin 950 processor with 4GB of RAM and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with EMUI 4.1. It has dual 12-megapixel rear cameras, one with monochrome and other with color sensor to capture crisper, more detailed photos.
It also has 2.5D curved glass on the back and aluminum alloy frame. The company is launching single SIM version of the phone in the country that has a dedicated memory card slot. It also has an infrared sensor with smart remote 4.0 app for
Honor 8 specifications
5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display, 96% NTSC color gamut
Octa-Core Kirin 950 (2.3GHz 4 x A72 + 1.8GHz 4 x A53) 16nm processor with Mali T880-MP4 GPU
4GB RAM with 32GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with EMUI 4.1
12MP dual rear cameras (monochrome + color) with dual-tone LED flash, Laser AF, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens, 1.4um pixel size
8MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
Dimensions: 145.5 x 71 x 7.45mm;Weight: 153g
4G, Wi-Fiac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
3000mAh (typical) / 2900mAh (minimum) battery
The Honor 8 comes in Sunrise Gold, Pearl White, Sapphire Blue colors and is priced at Rs. 29,999 in India. It will be available for Amazon.in, Flipkart and the Honor store online and will also be available through offline retailers. It comes with extended warranty for 2 years, free replacement for 3 months for manufacturing defects and screen replacement warranty for 3 months.