Honor 8C With Display Notch Set to Launch on October 11: May Come with Impressive Battery

Honor 8C With Display Notch Set to Launch on October 11: May Come with Impressive Battery

Honor 8C With Display Notch Set to Launch on October 11: May Come with Impressive Battery

by September 26, 2018

Honor 8C October 11 LaunchHuawei’s sub-brand Honor is set to launch its new smartphone dubbed as Honor 8C in China on October 11. The company made the announcement via Weibo (Chinese micro blogging site). The teaser poster reveals that the phone will come with an iPhone X like wide display notch at the top. The poster also has a text “Charging up”, which hints at an impressive battery capacity and/or fast charging support.

The Honor 8C specifications have been leaked online several times in the past and recently the phone was also spotted on TENAA (certification site) with the model number BKK-TL00 revealing most of its details. Based on the information available so far the phone will sport a 6.26-inch full-HD+ display with screen resolution of 710×1520 pixels and 19:9 aspect ratio. It will be powered by 1.8GHz Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 509 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The inbuilt storage capacity of the device will be 64GB and it can be increased further up to 256GB using a microSD card. The dual-SIM phone will Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box based on EMUI 8.1 and will be backed by a 3,900mAh battery with support for fast charging.

In terms of optics, the Honor 8C will feature a dual rear camera set up consisting of 13-megapixel primary sensor with LED flash + a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. On the front, you can expect an 8-megapixel sensor for selfies and video calls.

Key Specifications of Honor 8C:

  • 6.26-inch full-HD+ display
  • 8GHz Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor
  • Adreno 509 GPU
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB onboard storage (256GB expandable)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS topped with EMUI 8.1
  • 3900mAh battery capacity

The expected colour options of Honor 8C are Blue, Black, Purple and Gold. Connectivity options included in the device are 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth v5, and GPS + GLONASS.

In terms of dimensions, the phone will measure 158.72×75.94×7.98 mm and will weighs 167.2 grams.