Huawei Honor 8

  • Released 2016, July
Huawei Honor 8
  • 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
  • Dual: 12 MP (f/2.2, 35mm, 1/2.9", 1.25 µm), laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
  • Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery

Overview

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

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