Honor, Huawei’s smartphone sub-brand has finally launched their much awaited Honor 8 Pro in India.
Honor 8 Pro, is an all metal body phone that features a 5.7-inch display, which is a QHD 2K display having a screen-to-body ratio of 73.6% and the aspect ratio of 16:9 of resolution 2560 x 1440.
It comes with 6GB RAM + 128GB Internal Storage for India and 6GB RAM + 64GB Internal Storage variant for rest of the countries. It has Huawei’s own Kirin 960 chipset, which is an Octa-Core Processor accompanied with Adreno 540 GPU and it runs on the Android 7.0 (Nougat).
On the front, it has an 8MP Camera of f/2.0 aperture fixed focus lens and on the Rear, it has dual 12MP RGB + Monochrome Camera sensors of f/2.2 aperture with PDAF, IR Laser Auto-Focus and Dual LED Flash. It can record 4K videos @30fps, 1080p @60fps from Rear camera and 1080p videos @30fps from front camera.
For the Audio, it has three microphones with noise cancellation for clear audio recording and a bottom facing mono speaker.
It is a Dual SIM Phone with VOLTE support and the device includes sensors like Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Digital Compass, Gravity, Fingerprint, Ambient Light, Hall, Infrared; it has a 4000 mah Lithium-Po battery with fast charging support which is packed in a body of 6.97mm and it weighs 184 gm.
Device Name – Honor 8 Pro
Dimensions – 157 x 77.5 x 6.97 mm (6.18 x 3.05 x 0.27 in)
Weight – 184 gm
SIM Type – Nano SIM, Nano SIM/Micro SD
Water Resistance – No
Body Material – All Metal
Colors – Navy Blue and Midnight Black
Type – LTPS Quad HD 2K IPS LCD Touchscreen
Screen Size – 5.7 inch
Screen to Body Ratio – 73.6%
Resolution – 2560 x 1440, 515 ppi
Protection – Corning Gorilla Glass 3
OS – Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat) [EMUI 5.1]
RAM – 6 GB LPDDR4
Chipset – Huawei Kirin 960
CPU – Octa-Core [4 × 2.4 GHz (Cortex A73) + 4 × 1.9 GHz (Cortex A53)]
GPU – Mali-G71 MP8
Internal– 128 GB
Expandable – Yes, up to 256 GB (in total) via (128 GB) MicroSD
128 GB, 6 GB RAM (Indian Variant)
Rear (1st Sensor) – 12 MP, f/2.2 – [Color RGB]
Rear (2nd Sensor) – 12 MP, f/2.2, – [Monochrome]
Features – IR Laser Auto Focus, PDAF, Dual LED Flash
Video – 4K (2160p@30fps), Full HD (1080p@60fps)
Front – 8 MP, f/2.0
Video – Full HD (1080p@30fps)
Slow Motion – Yes (fps not specified)
3.5 mm Jack – Yes
Speaker – Mono Speaker (Bottom facing)
Wi-Fi – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual Band
Bluetooth – 4.2
GPS – GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
NFC – Yes
VoLTE – Yes
USB – USB 2.0, Type C
Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Digital Compass, Gravity, Fingerprint, Ambient Light, Hall, Infrared, Status Indicator
Capacity – 4000 mAh Lithium-Po Battery
Fast Charging – Yes, (9V, 2Amp)
Type – Non-Removable
The Honor 8 Pro is priced at Rs.29,999 in India, it comes in two color options of Navy Blue and Midnight Black and it will be exclusively available on Amazon India for Prime members starting 6 PM onwards on 10th of July but if you are not an Amazon Prime member then you have to wait for few more days as it will go for open sale from 13th of July midnight.