Honor budgets smartphone Honor 8X launched in Indian Market. The starting price is Rs 14,999 and goes up to Rs 18,999. Company already launched in China last month. Honor 8X comes with glass back body with two tone finish, dual camera and notch display. The device also supports GPU Turbo technology which increase performance. The device comes in 4GB/6GB of RAM options and 64GB/128GB of internal storage options (expandable via dedicated microSD card).
Honor 8X specifications
The dual sim Honor 8X powered by 12nm HiSilicon Kirin 710 octa-core processor and runs EMUI 8.2.0 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The smartphone has a 6.5-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) notch display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 91% screen-to-body ratio. The device is packed with 3,750mAh battery that support up to 5V/2A (10W) charging.
Now comes to camera department, the Honor 8X has a dual rear camera setup with a primary lens 20 megapixel and secondary 2 megapixel with f/1.8 aperture. For selfie it has 16 megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture features with AI Beauty, auto scene detection and AIS and also supports face unlock. It can also record slo-mo videos up to 480 fps.
It has fingerprint sensor at back pannel other sensor include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass, gravity sensor, gyroscope, and a proximity sensor. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, MicroUSB 2.0 port and 3.5mm headphones jack.
Pricing and availability
The 4GB/64GB Honor 8X priced at Rs 14,999, the 6GB/64GB variant available at Rs 16,999 and 6GB and 128GB storage option at Rs 18,999. It will be sold exclusively via Amazon India from 24th October. The smartphone comes in Black, Red, and Blue colour options.
- Kirin 710 octa-core processor
- 6.5-inch full-HD+ notch display
- 20+2 megapixel dual camera
- 16 megapixel selfie camera
- 4GB, 6GB and 64GB, 128GB
- 3,750mAh battery
- GPU Turbo technology
- fast charging
- dedicated microSD card