This time, we have the Huawei owned Honor which has released its latest high end smartphone in India. The device was earlier released for China in the month of June and we had seen some exciting leaks regarding the features of this device which till now, has kept the excitement building regarding this device.
Now the Honor 8 was released on October 12th in India in two RAM variants- 3GB and 4GB.
The device is pretty comfortable to hold with exciting features and a whole new experience of the build and looks. It supports a metal front and back made up of metal edges. But these features doesn’t make it a heavy phones when it comes to weight of the device. The Honor 8 is still 153g in weight.
The Honor 8 comes with a stunning 5.2 Full HD display with punching colors and great from all viewing angles. The color temperature and other display settings are possible to change in the settings of this device.
Talking about the camera, the Honor 8 has a dual LED 12 megapixel rear camera while as the front camera is 8 megapixel with sensor for selfies and video chats.
RAM and STORAGE:
As we already told that the device comes in two variants for RAM- the 3GB and the 4GB. But at the same time, the 3GB RAM variant comes with 32GB internal storage and the 4GB RAM variant comes with 32/64GB of internal storage. The storage can be further expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card.
OPERATING SYSTEM and PROCESSOR:
The smartphone will be running via its own UI called the Emotion UI (EMUI) v4.1 based on the Android Marshmallow 6.0. The smartphone comes powered with an Octa Core Kirin 950 16nm processor, coupled with a Mali T880-MP4 GPU to satisfy the graphical performance of the device completely and to look after it.
The smartphone claims to have a good battery backup even though it has a battery capacity of 3000 mAh only. This amount of battery could be a little bit troublesome for some of the users who expect a high performance from the device but would have battery issues at times but still, it has fast charging option which still is better than what we expect.
Moreover, there haven’t been any heating issues till now with the device which suggests that the processor is pretty good for this smartphone.
Let us look over the specifications in brief:
OS: EMUI 4.1 over Android Marshmallow 6.0
Camera: 12MP rear and 8MP front
RAM and ROM: 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM
(other variant has 4GB RAM and 32/64GB ROM)
Processor: Octa Core Kirin 950 16nm.
Screen: 5.2 inch full HD
Other features: Fingerprint Scanner