Huawei Honor 8 Review

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Huawei is a Chinese telecommunications company that was launched in 1997. Its latest Android Smartphone, the Huawei Honor 8, was launched in October 2016.It is a dual SIM phone that comes with 32GB internal memory.

The Design and Display

Huawei always goes for a simple and minimal design for their phones, which gives it a premium look. The Huawei Honor 8 comes in beautiful colors such as sunrise gold, pearl white, midnight black and sapphire blue. The Huawei Honor 8 is a smooth and bold looking phone with dimensions of 145.5 x 71 x 7.5, which makes it a decent sized phone to hold in hands or keep in pockets. The phone is extremely light weight. The phone only supports a NANO SIM and the dual SIM option makes it convenient for people who use more than one contact number. The phone has a 5.2 inch screen which comes with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The touch screen is a wide-angle screen making it an even better experience for you to watch videos and photos on your phone. The phone is capable of reproducing 16 million colors making your screen look more vibrant and display sharp images.

Huawei Honor 8 Features


The new Smartphone consists of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS software. It comes with an Octa core processor making your touch experience more efficient and prevents your phone from lagging. The phone has 32GB internal memory and 4GB RAM where you will be able to store all your data without any problems of lagging.


The Huawei Honor 8 has two cameras. The primary camera, which is also known as the back camera, has 12 megapixels resolution with laser autofocus and a dual LED flash. The secondary camera or the front camera has a resolution of 8 megapixels with a sensor 2.4 focus. The front camera comes with a wide angle range for taking wider selfies.


The phone has a long battery life, preventing it from dying out every few hours during the day. The Huawei Honor 8 has a Li-Po 3000 mAH battery that cannot be removed from the phone. The phone has the ability to charge from 0 to 47% within just 30 minutes and with just 10 minutes of charging, you can use the phone for up to 6 hours.



To lock and unlock your phone, the Huawei Honor 8 phones come with a cutting edge fingerprint sensor entrenched in the phone. It can lock and unlock your phone within just 0.4 seconds of touching the sensor. The phone’s sensor auto learning skills recognize your fingerprint even better as you continue to use the phone.

Other features that the phone consists of includes Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G services, proximity sensors, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and a compass.

With all these brilliant features embedded, it makes for a very reasonably priced phone to buy.