Huawei G8

  • Available. Released 2015, October
Huawei G8
  • Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow) Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
  • 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
  • 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash,
  • Non-removable 3000 mAh battery

Overview

Huawei G8 is an Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow) smartphone announced by Huawei in 2015, July. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Dual SIM phone which comes in 5.5 inches (~71.7% screen-to-body ratio) and 152 x 76.5 x 7.5 mm (5.98 x 3.01 x 0.30 in) with 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density) and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.

Some other notable features of Huawei G8 are Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass Sensors. Huawei G8 Built in running OS is Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow) and it’s powered with Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, Huawei G8 features 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, on the back with Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR options whereas the front selfie camera is 5 MP, f/2.4, 22mm . Battery of the phone is Non-removable 3000 mAh battery

Huawei G8 comes in various colors like Black, White, Gold . You can find here detailed Huawei G8 specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using Huawei G8 for other members.

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Launch

  • Announced 2015, July
  • Status Available. Released 2015, October

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G HSDPA
  • 4G LTE
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Class 12

Body

  • Dimensions 152 x 76.5 x 7.5 mm (5.98 x 3.01 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight 167 (5.89 oz)
  • SIM Dual SIM

Display

  • Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 5.5 inches (~71.7% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes

Platform

  • OS Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
  • CPU Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 405

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 64 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash,
  • Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Video 1080p@30fps,
  • Secondary 5 MP, f/2.4, 22mm

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 72dB
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio To be confirmed
  • USB microUSB v2.0

Features

  • Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable 3000 mAh battery

Misc

  • Colors Black, White, Gold
  • Price group 7/10 (About 380 EUR)

Pros & Cons of Huawei G8

Advantages

  • 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).
  • Fingerprint You can use fingerprint sensor to quickly unlock your phone using your finger.

Dis-Advantages

  • Single Sim You wont be able to use two sims at the same time in one cellphone
  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Older OS makes it tough to install latest app updates
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec

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