As expected, Honor, along with the Magic 2 cameraphone and its foldable smartphone, has also earlier a new tablet named Honor Waterplay 8. It is estimated at 1,499 Yuan, what roughly converts to $215.
As the name offer, it’s the smaller version of the Honor Waterplay tablet that was introduced last year. The Waterplay 8 ships with an 8-inch LCD IPS show getting 1920 x 1200 pixels present resolution, pixel density of 283PPI and 74.13 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Under the hood, the device is powered the company’s own Kirin 659 octa-core cpu — the exact same chipset which powers its greater model introduced in October last year. It is coupled with Mali T830-MP2 GPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. It Furthermore has a microSD card tray for expanding the storage capacity up to 256GB.
As for the photography, there’s a dual camera setup on the back, featuring a 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel camera sensors. Dual cameras on a tablet is a function that is usually not found on tablets. On the front facet, it ships with an 8-megapixel snapper with fixed focal length and f/2.0 aperture.
Just which includes its larger sibling, this fresh 8-inch model is In addition water resistant and dust resistant with IP67 rating. There’s a home button just Here the panel, what doubles up as a fingerprint camera sensor. For an immersive audio experience, the tablet ships with dual speakers in Harman Kardon to offer stereo sound.
The Honor Waterplay 8 In addition supports the company’s GPU Turbo technology what the company claims can increase graphics processing efficiency by 60 percent and reduces SoC power consumption by 30 percent. Those numbers in true life situations must give you a amazing boost in graphics overall performance.
Connectivity settings on the device include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/n/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 with BLE, GPS, GLONASS, and USB Type-C, and USB OTG. The tablet runs on the company’s own EMUI 8.0 custom user interface based on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. It is fuelled by a 5,100mAh battery which supports 9V 2A quick charging.