Huawei Mate 8

  • Available. Released 2015, November
Huawei Mate 8
  • Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow) Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 + quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53
  • 32 GB, 3 GB RAM - NXT-L09, NXT-L29 64 GB, 4 GB RAM - NXT-L29
  • 16 MP, f/2.0, 27mm, OIS, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash,
  • Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery

Overview

Huawei Mate 8 is an Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow) smartphone announced by Huawei in 2015, November. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Nano-SIM - NXT-L09 Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - NXT-L29 phone which comes in 6.0 inches (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio) and 157.1 x 80.6 x 7.9 mm (6.19 x 3.17 x 0.31 in) with 1080 x 1920 pixels (~368 ppi pixel density) and IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.

Some other notable features of Huawei Mate 8 are Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass Sensors. Huawei Mate 8 Built in running OS is Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow) and it’s powered with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 + quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 + quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53 32 GB, 3 GB RAM - NXT-L09, NXT-L29 64 GB, 4 GB RAM - NXT-L29 (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 Mate 8 features 16 MP, f/2.0, 27mm, OIS, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, on the back with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 + quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A531/2.8" sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR options whereas the front selfie camera is 8 MP, f/2.4, 26mm, 1080p . Battery of the phone is Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery

Huawei Mate 8 comes in various colors like Champagne Gold, Moonlight Silver, Space Gray, Mocha Brown . You can find here detailed Huawei Mate 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 Mate 8 for other members.

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Launch

  • Announced 2015, November
  • Status Available. Released 2015, November

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (optional)
  • 3G HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - NXT-L29, NXT-L09
  • 4G LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - NXT-L29
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 157.1 x 80.6 x 7.9 mm (6.19 x 3.17 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight 185 g (6.53 oz)
  • SIM Nano-SIM - NXT-L09 Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - NXT-L29

Display

  • Type IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 6.0 inches (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~368 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Platform

  • OS Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 950
  • CPU Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 + quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T880 MP4

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Internal 32 GB, 3 GB RAM - NXT-L09, NXT-L29 64 GB, 4 GB RAM - NXT-L29

Camera

  • Primary 16 MP, f/2.0, 27mm, OIS, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash,
  • Features 1/2.8" sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Video 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps,
  • Secondary 8 MP, f/2.4, 26mm, 1080p

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 66dB
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • NFC Yes
  • Radio FM radio
  • USB microUSB v2.0, USB Host

Features

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

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
  • Stand-by Up to 528 h (3G)

Misc

  • Colors Champagne Gold, Moonlight Silver, Space Gray, Mocha Brown
  • Price group 8/10 (About 430 EUR)

Pros & Cons of Huawei Mate 8

Advantages

  • Dual Sim It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two mobile phones at the same time.
  • 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
  • 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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