HONOR 8 PRO
Huawei Terminal Brand – Honor launched its new smartphone on Friday, Honor 8 Pro in India. To recall, the same smartphone that was earlier launched in China sometimes in February under the moniker Honor V9 before making its way to Europe and the UK in April as the Honor 8 Pro.
Some of the highlight features on the new smartphone “Honor 8 Pro” include a dual camera setup, flawless 4000mAh battery and an impressive 6GB of RAM. The new device will be available in Navy Blue and Midnight Black colour variants in India when it will be made available from the first half of July. The Honor 8 Pro price is not yet to be revealed.
Talking about the dual camera setup on the new Honor 8 Pro, it spots two 12.0-Megapixel sensors with f/2.2 aperture, laser autofocus, LED flash, and 4K video recording. One sensor takes the images in RGB while the other takes them in monochrome. At front, there is an 8.0-Megapixel sensor for selfie lovers.
The dual-SIM Honor 8 Pro packs and runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) with EMUI 5.1 skin on top and spots a 5.7-Inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) LTPS LCD screen. It is powered by Kirin 960 (4 Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz + 4 Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 2.4GHz) coupled with 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM. The new beast smartphone comes with 128GB built-in storage which can be expanded further by using the hybrid microSD card slot (up to 256GB).
The connectivity options on the Honor 8 Pro include 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2, and NFC. The smartphone houses a 4000mAh battery and comes with a fingerprint sensor at the back.
Furthermore and finally, the Honor 8 Pro’s retail box could be turned into a Google Cardboard viewer for VR experience as well. The smartphone comes with the Galaxy on Fire 3 and Jaunt VR apps pre-installed. The company says that it has partnered with Gameloft and GoPro for in-built apps (including the GoPro Quik app) and is currently in talks with major e-tailers for exclusive online release.