Huawei Maimang 8 with 6.21-inch Display, Triple Cameras and Kirin 710 Launched in China

Huawei Maimang 8 with 6.21-inch Display, Triple Cameras and Kirin 710 Launched in China

Huawei Maimang 8 with 6.21-inch Display, Triple Cameras and Kirin 710 Launched in China

by June 5, 2019

Huawei Maimang 8

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has expanded its mid-range product portfolio with the launch of Huawei Maimang 8 smartphone in its hometown. The device comes as a successor to Huawei Maimang 7 that was launched last year in September. The successor, Maimang 8, comes equipped with 6.21-inch Display, Triple rear camera set up and is powered by Kirin 710 SoC. Basically, it seems like a rebranded version of the P Smart+ 2019 smartphone that was unveiled in the global markets in March. Let’s have a look at the pricing details of Huawei Maimang 8 before we discuss the specs in detail.

Huawei Maimang 8 Price and Availability

The Huawei Maimang 8 is priced in China at 1,899 Yuan which roughly translates to Rs. 19,000 for the sole 6GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage variant. The phone is already available for pre-order in China. There are two colour options available for interested buyers- Magic Night Black and Sapphire Blue.

Huawei Maimang 8 Features and Specifications

The Huawei Maimang 8 comes equipped with a 6.21-inch IPS LCD panel with FHD+ resolution and a waterdrop shaped notch at the top which houses the selfie camera. There’s a Kirin 710 SoC underneath that powers the device along with 6GB of RAM. In addition, there’s a GPU Turbo onboard for accelerated graphics performance. The inbuilt storage capacity of the device is 128GB which is expandable up to 512GB by means of a microSD card. The software runs EMUI 9 on top of Google’s latest Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box. All of this is fueled by a 3,400mAh battery that carries support for 10W charging.

In terms of optics, there’s a vertically stacked triple camera set up on the back which consists of a 24-megapixel primary snapper + an ultrawide 16-megapixel secondary sensor + a third 2-megapixel depth sensor. The rear camera set up features super night scene and 8 kinds of smart scene recognition. The front hosts an 8-megapixel shooter for taking selfies and making video calls.

  • 6.21-inch IPS LCD
  • Kirin 710 SoC
  • 6GB of RAM
  • 128GB inbuilt storage (512GB expandable)
  • EMUI 9
  • Android 9.0 Pie OS
  • 3,400mAh battery capacity
  • 24MP + 16MP + 2MP triple rear camera
  • 8MP selfie camera

The connectivity features included in the device are 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS + GLONASS, and Micro USB. The smartphone has the ability to intelligently switch between 4G and Wi-Fi depending on the strength of the network. In terms of security, there’s a rear mounted fingerprint sensor. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 155.2 x 73.4 x 7.95 mm, and weighs about 160 grams.