Huawei Honor 8 (FRD-AL00 Dual SIM 4GB RAM 32GB 4G LTE) is the 2016-released flagship smartphone of the premium Honor series. Furthermore, It builds on the specs of the previous flagship and comes with a larger 5.2-inch LTPS IPS touchscreen display. The display having a Full HD screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels with a massive pixel density of 423ppi. The Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coated screen supports multitouch, displays bright and sharp colors. In addition, it uses Emotion UI 4.1 user interface for navigation.
In addition, the 7.4mm sleek smartphone boasts a HiSilicon Kirin 950 chipset with an Octa-core processing unit featuring 4x 2.3GHz processors and 4x 1.8GHz processors. The chip is also equipped with a huge RAM of 4GB intended for some super speedy operation. Chip architecture also includes Mali-T880 MP4 GPU for great graphic acceleration. 32GB of internal storage is provided with the handset with the possibility of expansion up to 128GB via microSD memory card which uses the SIM2 slot.
Finally, The device is powered by Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) with full access to Google Play Store where you can download from a huge database of millions of apps and games. Huawei Honor 8 is equipped with a powerful 12.0-Megapixels primary autofocus camera with built-in LED flash, laser AF, face detection, HDR and panorama. Hence, It is capable of Full HD 1080p video recording as well. Other key specs of the phone include: 4G/LTE network connectivity, Dual SIM Standby, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, microUSB v2.0 Type C reversible connection, GPS, fingerprint sensor, and a 3000mAh non-removable Li-Po battery.
Your Phone will work on:
Bell, Chatr, Fido, Mobilicity, Public Mobile, Rogers, Telus, Virgin and TbayTel.
But it will not work on:
Videotron or Wind / Freedom Mobile
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 and SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 – SIM 1 Only
TD-SCDMA 1900 / 2100
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Status||Available. Released 2016, July|
|Dimensions||145.5 x 71 x 7.45 mm (5.73 x 2.80 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||153 g (5.40 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|– Custom function back button|
|Type||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.2 inches (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels (~423 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|– Emotion UI 4.1|
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Chipset||HiSilicon Kirin 950|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 and 4×1.8 GHz Cortex A53)|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||32 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Primary||Dual 12 MP, f/2.2, 35mm, laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Features||1/2.9-inch sensor size, 1.25µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|