Huawei Honor 8 Review
Huawei sister concern Honor launched its new smartphone in India in October 2016 called Huawei Honor 8 stirring the segment with a unique combination of style and features. Seen as a successor to Honor 7, the new phone has it all to meet the expectations of the consumers.
The Chinese telecom major – Huawei is manufacturing mobile phones since 1997, apart from being a world leader in telecom equipment. Also offering smartphones and Android wearable devices, it’s changing the rules of the games fast enough.
The Standout Features of Honor 8
It is a classy, sleek phone aimed at mobile photography enthusiasts with features like delayed shooting and panoramic selfie. Digital zoom further enhances the zeal the of the photography enthusiasts. The handset gives a firm grip to the hand and a distinctly warm feel. A remarkable performance powerhouse both regarding computing and entertainment, it has all it takes to take the lead from the competitors. Gaming on the device is smooth without any lags.
Device Dimensions, OS, and Battery
The device weighs a mere 153.00 grams, measuring 145.5 x71.0x7.45 (Height x Width x Thickness). Huawei Honor 8 has an Android 6.0 OS and has a nonremovable battery of 3000 mAh, giving sufficient juice for work as well as play on the device. On different battery tests, the fully charged battery of Huawei Honor 8 lasted approximately six hours to six hours & twenty minutes.
Display, Processor, and the memory
It has 5.20-inch display offering a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels with PPI of 423. Sharp, clear and along brightness that makes the screen content visible in extreme light conditions, the display is a big plus. Huawei Honor 8 has 1.8 GHz Octa-Core processor, with 4GB of RAM, the device has a built-in storage of 32 GB which is extendable up to 128 GB through a microSD card.
Camera and its Performance
Huawei Honor 8 has 12 MP primary camera at the rear and a 8 MP camera on the front to satisfy the selfie craze. Huawei has done away with the front camera flash which was there in Honor 7, for reasons best known to them. The primary camera produces amazing images even in low light conditions. It makes a perfect replacement for the conventional camera.
Connectivity and Sensors
It is a dual SIM (GSM & GSM) device that supports Nano-Sim. Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB, 3G and 4G with sensors like Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor apart from the other regulars.
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Launch Date and Price
Already hit the mobile showrooms in India in October 2016, priced at Rs 29,999.0 Huawei Honor 8 offers features to justify every penny of its price tag. The bundle of price and features is undoubtedly made to cause a stir in its segment. The Honor phones have already carved a niche in the minds of the smartphone users. Be it performance, battery life, display, camera quality or sound, the new Honor 8 is every inch a splendid device.