Huawei Honor 8

  • Released 2016, July
Huawei Honor 8
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  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)
  • 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 64/128 GB ROM
  • Dual: 12 MP (f/2.2, 35mm, 1/2.9", 1.25 µm), laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash 8 MP (Front)
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery

Launch

  • Announced 2016, July
  • Status Released 2016, July

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  • 3G HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G LTE
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm (5.73 x 2.80 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight 153 g (5.40 oz)
  • SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 5.2 inches (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~423 ppi density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Platform

  • OS Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 950
  • CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)
  • GPU Mali-T880 MP4

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Internal 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary Dual: 12 MP (f/2.2, 35mm, 1/2.9", 1.25 µm), laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
  • Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Video 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
  • Secondary 8 MP, f/2.4, 1.4 µm pixel size

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio No
  • USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

Features

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

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery

Misc

  • Colors Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold

Overview

Huawei Honor 8 is an Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) smartphone announced by Huawei in 2016, July. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) phone which comes in 5.2 inches (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio) and 145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm (5.73 x 2.80 x 0.30 in) with 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~423 ppi density) and LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors . Some other notable features of Huawei Honor 8 are Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Sensors.

Huawei Honor 8 Built in running OS is Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) and it’s powered with Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53) while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53) 32/64 GB, 4 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 Honor 8 features Dual: 12 MP (f/2.2, 35mm, 1/2.9", 1.25 µm), laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash on the back with Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama options whereas the front selfie camera is 8 MP, f/2.4, 1.4 µm pixel size . Battery of the phone is Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery

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Huawei Honor 8 comes in various colors like Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold . You can find here detailed Huawei Honor 8 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 Honor 8 for other members.

Pros & Cons of Huawei Honor 8

Advantages

  • Dual Sim It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two mobile phones at the same time.
  • Latest OS Latest OS makes it easy to install more recent apps and updates.
  • 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).
  • Gyroscope Determines orientation and rotation and provides more accurate 3D motion tracking than an accelerometer.
  • Fingerprint You can use fingerprint sensor to quickly unlock your phone using your finger.

Dis-Advantages

  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • 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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