A compact phone with plenty of great specs, including a Kirin 950 SoC and 4GB of RAM, the Honor 8 is powerhouse starting at $399. Coming in either 32GB or 64GB variants, the phone arrives with dual 12MP cameras, an ultra-fast rear fingerprint sensor, and plenty of software customizations through Huawei's EMUI 4.1 running Android 6.0.
|Display||5.2-inch IPS LCD|
1920x1080 (423 ppi)
|Processor||HiSilicon Kirin 950 octa-core|
4xA72 @ 2.3Ghz + 4xA53 @ 1.8Ghz
|OS||Android 6.0 with EMUI 4.1|
|Rear cameras||Dual 12MP (monochrome + color), f/2.2|
1.25-micron pixel equivalent
|Front camera||8MP, f/2.4|
|SIM/MicroSD||Dual SIM in Asia|
Single SIM with microSD (256GB) in Europe/U.S.
9V/2A fast charging
|Other||Infrared, bottom mono speaker, VoLTE (T-Mobile only)|
|LTE Bands||LTE FDD: B1/B2/B3/B4/B5/B7/B8/B12/B17/B20|
|Dimensions||145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm|
|Colors||Pearl White, Sapphire Blue, Midnight Black|
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