Huawei Honor brings the Honor 8 Lite in India, which is cheaper version of Honor 8. The major difference is Honor 8 comes with dual 12MP rear cameras and Honor 8 Lite has single 12MP camera. It comes with Kirin 655 Octa core processor. It is the first Honor device which will be shipped with Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.0 on top of it.
The Honor 8 Lite also has 5.2-inch FHD 2.5D curved glass display. It has 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage which is expandable. It sports an 8MP front camera and fingerprint sensor at the back. It packs with 3000mAh battery capacity.
Mr. P Sanjeev, Vice President- Sales, Huawei India Consumer Business Group, said,
“The Honor 8 Lite is set to revolutionize the sub-20K segment. This phone is ideal for consumers looking for a power packed phone with stunning design. The 8 Lite is a refreshing change from the current selfie offing that run on outdated chipsets; and provides users a device that is awe-inspiring both in looks and performance. Running on powerful Kirin 655 octa-core chipset backed by a 4GB RAM+64GB ROM, running on the latest Android Nougat, the Honor 8 Lite, is the best smartphone choice for consumers. We and our channel partners are very excited to launch this product and are sure that the Indian offline consumer will fall in love on their first glance at the all new Honor 8 Lite”
Honor 8 Lite will be coming in Black colour initially and later Blue colour will be rolled out. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 17,999 (MOP) and will go on sale through offline channel. Also check out the unboxing of Honor 8 Lite
Honor 8 Lite specifications are
Processor: Octa-core Kirin 655 (4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz) 16nm
GPU: Mali T830-MP2
Display: 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass, 1920×1080 pixels
Memory: 64GB internal, expandable up to 128GB with microSD
OS: Android 7.0 Nougat with EMUI 5.0
SIM: Hybrid Dual (nano + nano/microSD)
Camera: Rear 12MP with LED flash/ Front 8MP
Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS