Months after being available in China, Honor has announced their latest mid-range offering the Honor 8X, today, in UAE. The phone comes with GPU Turbo support out of the box.
The Honor 8X sports a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. A 2.5D curved glass covers the 19.5:9 notched display which has a 91% screen-to-body ratio. Powering the smartphone is a HiSilicon Kirin 710 chipset with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. It comes with 4 GB RAM with 64 GB internal storage and 6 GB RAM with 64 GB or 128 GB of internal storage, respectively. The phone also offers a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 400 GB. The phone runs on EMUI 8.2 based on top Android 8.1 Oreo.
In the camera department, the Honor 8X features a dual camera setup on the back. The phone comes with a 20 MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture and a secondary 2 MP camera for depth sensing. The phone can capture 480 fps slow-mo videos. To the front, the phone features a 16 MP selfie shooter with a f/2.0 aperture. The phone also offers AI beauty and pixel binning for brighter shots.
The Honor 8X packs in a massive 3750 mAh battery underneath, which support Huawei‘s Fast Charging. For connectivity, the 8X comes with Dual VoLTE, 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5 & GPS, and GLONASS. It also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and face unlock, for securing your smartphone.
Pricing and Availability of Honor 8X
The Honor 8X comes in Black, Blue, Red and Purple colors. The phone has a starting price of AED 999 (USD 271/ INR 19,944).
Honor is set to launch the Honor 8X in India on October 16, and sooner will be available in other markets.
Honor 8X is continue the successful era of honor x series smartphone, 8X looks promising with Kirin 710 AI Powered chipset along with improved GPU Turbo & all other spec’s like large notch display, AI enabled features.