Honor 8C with Snapdragon 632 to Launch in India on November 29 as Amazon Exclusive

Honor 8C with Snapdragon 632 to Launch in India on November 29 as Amazon Exclusive

Honor 8C with Snapdragon 632 to Launch in India on November 29 as Amazon Exclusive

by November 23, 2018

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Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is gearing up to launch its new smartphone dubbed as Honor 8C in India. Earlier it was reported that the phone will be launched in the country by next week and now Amazon India has gone live with a dedicated page for the phone which states that it will be launched on November 29. Interested buyers can set alert notification on the page. Needless to mention that it will be Amazon India exclusive. The Honor 8C is successor of Honor 7C which was launched in India back in May this year. The Honor 8C has already been launched in China last month.

Apart from the launch date, the page also reveals some of the specifications of the device which are already known as the device is already launched in China. The phone is being branded as “Packed with Power”, thanks to its 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 632 SoC and 4,000mAh battery which promises to give up to 2 days of power from a single charge. The phone also features an AI enabled 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual rear camera with f/2.4 aperture, which can recognize and optimize over 500 scenarios in 22 categories. The front gets an 8-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash.

Honor 8C Battery

In terms of display, the phone comes with 6.26-inch HD+ (1,520 x 720 pixels) display with an aspect ratio of 19:9 and an iPhone X like wide notch at the top. In terms of memory the phone features 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage with an option to expand the same up to 256GB using a microSD card. The phone boots Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with custom EMUI 8.2 skin on top and unlike the Chinese variant, it will come with Google services. For security purpose, the phone features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Key Specifications of Honor 8C

  • 6.26-inch HD+ Display
  • 1,520 x 720 pixels
  • 19:9 aspect ratio
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage (256GB expandable)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS wih EMUI 8.2
  • Snapdragon 632 SoC
  • Adreno 506 GPU
  • 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 4,000mAh battery capacity

The Honor 8C is expected to come in Aurora Blue and Midnight Black shades in India. There is no information available yet regarding the Honor 8C price in India but as far as the Chinese pricing is concerned, the base variant i.e. 4GB RAM + 32GB storage is priced at CNY 1,099 (approx. Rs. 11,800) and the other variant i.e. 4GB RAM + 64GB storage is priced at CNY 1,399 (approx. Rs. 15,000). The price in India won’t be exactly as converted here but it will be in the similar range. Check this space on November 29th for exact pricing details.