Honor 8 has been officially announced. The design stands out from the crowd. Premium design combining glass and metal, like most of high-end design smartphones of 2016. This device comes with octa core Kirin 950 processor, 5.2 inch display and one of the excellent feature of this smartphone dual camera 12 megapixel. Announced in China, the company offers 3 models. Honor 8 will be priced between $400 and $450 at launch.
This year, every biggest smartphone makers offer devices in this range have always offered a premium design, the Chinese brand goes even further. Following in the footsteps of Samsung, Honor offers a design combining a back 2.5D glass and a metal frame. It is in a 5.2 inch format. A new smartphone that shares many similarities with the Huawei P9, beginning with its dual camera sensor of 2 x 12 megapixel camera with dual LED flash and autofocus laser. Note that the screen retains the same format and the same definition as the P9 and one can see a 5.2-inch IPS display with a Full HD 1080p.
This new model differs from its predecessor, it is the design since, instead of the traditional metal unibody include an aluminum frame and a back glass that displays the famous fingerprint reader. Note that the dual sensor photo that appears on the top left is equipped with a dual LED flash and a laser autofocus.
Dual Camera Setup
Honor 8 features a two 12-megapixel rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash and f / 2.2, Huawei P9 and P9 Plus smartphons certified by the Leica certification. That said, even without the Leica certification, this sensor remains excellent. It comes with a dual LED flash and a laser autofocus, not to mention the benefits of Dual Camera.In addition, the camera app offers a Pro mode to take control of the different parameters.
3000 mAh Battery and USB Type C
Like as Huawei P9 and higher-end 2016, the Honor 8 made its arrival with a battery of 3000 mAh. It is slightly below the average of 3000 mAh battery Smartphone of high-end 2016 but it’s still okay. Fast battery charging: 47% in 30 min. Smartphone available in Pearl White, Sunrise Gold, Midnight Black, Sakura Pink colors. strong battery power that supports to play high quality android video games.
CPU and Other Specs
Only the processor changes, so instead of Kirin 955, Smartphone equipped with Kirin 950 processor already used in the Huawei Mate 8 and coupled with 3 or 4 GB of RAM. The company offers Honor 8 in three models. 3GB RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage model, and the second model equipped with 4GB of RAM and 32GB storage and the expansive model 4GB RAM coupled with 64GB storage model. This device is compatible with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2,USB Type-C. Smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based with EMUI 4.1 on top.