Honor 8X with 6.5-Inch Display to Be Launched in India on October 16

Honor 8X with 6.5-Inch Display to Be Launched in India on October 16

Honor 8X with 6.5-Inch Display to Be Launched in India on October 16

by October 3, 2018

Honor 8XHuawei’s sub-brand Honor 8X will be launched in India on October 16 as confirmed by the company on is official website. The device which is successor of Honor 7X which was launched last year. The phone will be launched at an event which will be held at New Delhi. In addition, the phone will also be launched in other markets such as Malaysia on 9 October, Russia on 10 October, Czech Republic on 11 October and in Thailand on 24 October. Earlier this month, the Honor 8X was launched in company’s home town China alongside Honor 8X Max and yesterday (2nd October) the phablet was launched globally in Dubai, UAE and Madrid, Spain.

Honor 8X Pricing and Availability Details:

The Honor 8X Price in India is not yet revealed by the company but the phone was launched in China with a price tag of CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs. 15,000) for the base variant i.e. 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and CNY 1,599 (roughly Rs. 17,000) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. The top variant i.e. 6GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage comes with a price tag of CNY 1,899 (roughly Rs. 20,300). The price in India won’t be exactly as converted here though.

Honor 8X Features and Specifications:

The Honor 8X bears a 6.5-inch full-HD+ TFT IPS display with screen resolution of 1080×2340 pixels, an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and pixel density of 397ppi. The display comes with an iPhone X like wide notch at the top and has a 2.5D curved glass display with 91% screen-to-body ratio. Under the hood, the device draws power from HiSilicon Kirin 710F SoC coupled with ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU, 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of inbuilt storage. The storage can be expanded up to 400GB by means of a dedicated microSD card slot. The dual-SIM phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box topped with EMUI 8.2 and is fueled by a 3,750mAh battery.

In the camera department, you get a vertically stacked dual camera module placed at the top left corner and it comprises of 20-megapixel primary sensor + 2-megapixel secondary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and an LED flash. The front hosts a 16-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and AI beautify for selfies and video calls.

  • 6.5-inch full-HD+ TFT IPS display
  • HiSilicon Kirin 710F SoC
  • ARM Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
  • 4GB or 6GB of RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB of inbuilt storage (400GB expandable)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS topped with EMUI 8.2
  • 3,750mAh battery capacity
  • 20MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 16MP selfie camera

The colour options available for the buyers are Black, Blue, Red and Pink. In terms of dimensions, the Honor 8X measures 160.4 × 76.6 × 7.8 mm and weighs 175 grams. For connectivity purpose the phone comes equipped with 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS and GLONASS.

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