Category Archives: Honor

Honor 8 Lite leaks

Honor 8 LiteIf you were at least a little bit baffled by Huawei’s recent move of introducing the P8 Lite (2017), using the name of the P8lite from 2015 instead of the P9 lite from last year as a base for the new model, get ready for some more weirdness. First off, let’s mention that the P8 Lite (2017) may actually end up being sold as the P9 Lite (2017) in some countries. Confused yet?

Well, you’re going to be even more confused by the newly leaked Honor 8 Lite. This is shown in the images below inside a case. You may have noticed something familiar about it though – yes, it looks exactly like the aforementioned P8 Lite (2017). (more…)

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Honor Note 8 is now official: 6.6″ QuadHD AMOLED

Honor Note 8The Honor Note 8 has been made official today in China, as promised about a week ago. The high-end phablet from Huawei’s sub-brand joins the likes of Xiaomi Mi Max and Lenovo Phab 2 Pro in an area where the ‘phone’ is starting to lose ground to the ‘tablet’.

The 6.6-inch Honor Note 8 is bigger than those two competitors by some 0.2″ in diagonal, and Huawei has picked 1,440 x 2,560 px as the proper resolution at this size. That results in a 443ppi pixel density by their own calculations – plenty sharp, then. (more…)

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Honor Note 8 with 6.6-inch 2K display is coming

Honor-Note-8 A new Honor has been spotted on Chinese mobile regulator website, TENAA. The certification is for a device with the model number EDI-AL10, aka as the Honor Note 8.

The phablet is quite a massive one, with a 6.6-inch Quad HD (2K) 1440p OLED display, which means it is bigger than the Xiaomi Mi Max (6.44″). In fact, the teaser did mock the Mi Max. (more…)

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Huawei unveils the Honor 8 with dual rear camera

Honor-8-1Right on its self-imposed schedule, Huawei has taken the wraps off the Honor 8 today. This is the new flagship from the Chinese company’s more affordable sub-brand, and it does come with a large number of similarities compared to Huawei’s top of the line device, the P9.

The Honor 8 has a 5.2-inch 1080p touchscreen, and a dual-12 MP camera setup on the back, with f/2.2 aperture. The selfie shooter is an 8 MP unit with f/2.4 aperture. The phone has up to 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. So far, on paper the Honor 8 is pretty much identical to the P9. (more…)

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Honor 8 renders

Honor 8 2A couple of renders of Huawei’s upcoming Honor 8 smartphone have leaked online, revealing the device’s front as well as back. The images in question are of the white colored variant of the handset.

The design revealed by these renders is in line with what TENAA had revealed last month. Also, if you’re a fan of the Honor brand, you’ll immediately notice that the front of the device is similar to that of the Honor V8 (shown below).

For those who aren’t in the know, the Honor 8 is set to be made official on July 11. Specs-wise, the device is powered by a Kirin 950 SoC, and sports a 5.2-inch full HD display. There’ll be 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB/128GB internal memory options, while the camera configuration is said to be 12MP/8MP. A 2,900mAh battery is there to keep the lights on.


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