Huawei launched its flagship Honor 8, which was launched in China early. It comes with 5.2-inch 2.5D curved glass on rear and front. It is powered by Octa-Core Kirin 950 processor. The main highlight of the phone is dual cameras at the back, which are 12MP dual camera with dual-tone LED flash, Laser AF, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens, 1.4um pixel size. It has 8MP front camera for selfies too.
The Honor 8 has 4GB of RAM, 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB. It has single SIM support with a memory card expansion. It has an infrared sensor with smart remote 4.0 app which can act as universal remote.
George Zhao, President, Honor said,
We recently celebrated the second anniversary of Honor in India. Honor has received an incredible amount of love and support for all of our products starting with Honor 6 in 2014 and are excited to launch three new offering to our customers. These three smartphones include- Honor 8, a sleek and elegant smartphone that boosts of our dual lens camera legacy; the Honor 8 Smart and we proudly announce our first ‘Make in India’; smartphone Honor Holly 3 coming from our Chennai plant. With this launch, we continue our India journey and promise to introduce even more high-quality, disruptive products in the market.
The Honor 8 will be coming in Sunrise Gold, Pearl White, Sapphire Blue colours for Rs. 29,999 in India. It will be available for Amazon.in, Flipkart and the Honor store online and offline stores. It comes with extended warranty for 2 years, free replacement for 3 months for manufacturing defects and screen replacement warranty for 3 months.
Huawei honor 8 specifications are
Processor: Octa-Core Kirin 950 (2.3GHz 4 x A72 + 1.8GHz 4 x A53) 16nm
GPU: Mali T880-MP4
Display: 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass, 96% NTSC color gamut, 1920×1080 pixels
Memory: 32GB internal, expandable up to 128GB with microSD
Camera: Rear 12MP dual camera with dual-tone LED flash, Laser AF, f/2.2 aperture, 6P lens, 1.4um pixel size/ Front 8MP with f/2.4 aperture
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1
SIM: Hybrid Dual (nano + nano/microSD)
Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C