Huawei Honor 8 smartphone was launched in July, 2016. This phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at 423ppi. Huawei Honor 8 price in Kenya is around Ksh. 34,000.
The phone is powered by Octa-core (4×2.3GHz Cortex-A72 & 4×1.8GHz Cortex A53) HiSilicon Kirin 950 Chipset. The phone has 4GB RAM and comes with 32/64 GB of internal storage. Storage can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. The Huawei Honor 8 has a 12MP primary camera on the rear and an 8MP front-shooter for selfies.
The phone runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) which can be upgraded to 7.0 (Nougat). It has a 3000mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery. Huawei Honor 8 smartphone measures 145.50mm x 71.00mm x 7.45mm (height x width x thickness) and it weighs 153g. The phone is a dual SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts two Nano-SIMs.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G. The Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Fingerprint, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
Huawei Honor 8 :Quick Facts
- 5.20 inches display, 1080pixels by 1920pixels at 423ppi
- 1.8GHz octa-core processor, HiSilicon Kirin 950 Chipset
- 4GB RAM, 32/64GB ROM (expandable microSD up to 128GB)
- Android 6.0(Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
- 12MP rear camera, 8MP front camera
- 3000mAh non removable Li-Ion battery
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G
- Sensors: Compass Magnetometer, Fingerprint, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope
- The phone’s 1080pixels by 1920pixels displays high quality images and videos, even in bright outdoor environment.
- Its aluminum alloy ultra-narrow bezel design gives it a striking appearance.
- 4GB of RAM coupled with 1.8GHz octa-core Kirin 950 processor makes the phone powerful.
- The 12MP rear camera captures high quality images and it has features like geo-tagging and HDR.
- No FM radio
Huawei Honor 8 Full Specs
|Supported Networks||2G, 3G, 4G|
|Dimensions||145.5mm x 71mm x 7.5mm|
|Screen Size||5.2 inches|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Resolution||1080pixels x 1920pixels, 423ppi density|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Hardware & Operating System|
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||HiSilicon Kirin 950|
|Processor||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)|
|Storage||32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|MicroSD||microSD, up to 256 GB|
|Rear||Dual 12 MP, f/2.2, 35mm, laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Front||8 MP, f/2.4, 1.4 µm pixel size|
|Alert & Sound|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3000mAh battery|
|Available colors||Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold|