Today’s tech news: Specs, pros and cons of Huawei Honor 8X

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Huawei’s Honor 8X is the latest budget-friendly mobile in the market. Huawei has made giant strides and improved the display of Honor 8X drastically compared to its predecessor Honor 7X. It employs a full HD+ resolution which gives a wonderful experience while watching movies or playing games.

When it comes to design, instead of metallic design, Huawei has opted for an all-glass design which gives it a tag of premium mobile.

Honor 8X has a giant 6.5-inch screen with screen resolution of 1080×2340 pixels and aspect ratio is 19.5:9. It uses an IPS LCD display with 396 PPI pixel density.
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Huawei has done a much-needed upgrade to the camera which follows in the footsteps of dual camera technology. Dual camera accompanies 20MP and 2MP cameras with HDR and continuous shooting modes. The front camera comes with 16 MP. The physical aperture for front and rear cameras is F2.0 and F1.8 respectively.

It also provides camera features such as Auto flash, digital zoom, touch to focus and face detection. The camera is supported with LED flash and the image resolution is 5160 x 3872 pixels.

Honor 8X uses a non-removable Li-Polymer battery which has the capacity of 3750 mAh.

Huawei Honor 8X performance:

Huawei Honor 8X comes in three different variants. The first variant comes with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory. The second or the mid variant comes with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory. The last or the high-end variant is available with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal memory.

It uses a powerful HiSilicon Kirin 710 chipset. The phone is incorporated with GPU turbo technology which improves your gaming experience. It runs on Octa-core processor and uses Mali-G51 MP4 GPU.

Honor 8X runs on the newly released Android v8.1 Oreo. It is available in 4 different colors Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Bright Red, and pink. The smartphone employs a fingerprint sensor at the rear side of the mobile and has the access to face unlock.
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Features of Huawei Honor 8X in short:


Operating system Android Version 8.1 (Oreo)
4G enabled? Yes (supports 4G, 3G, and also 2G).
Finger Print sensor YES : on the rear side of the phone
Colors available in 4 different colors

Pink, Red Blue, and Black

Screen to Body ratio 84.23%
Processor Octa core
Pixel density 396 PPI
Internal memory Available in both 64 GB and 128 GB it can be expandable up to 400 GB
RAM Available in both 4GB and 6GB variants.
Rear or Main camera DUAL camera 20 MP and 2 MP
Front camera 16 MP
Flash LED flash
Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), gyro, proximity, compass, and accelerometer.
Battery capacity 3750 MAH
Audio Jack 3.5mm
FM radio YES


Pros and cons of Huawei Honor 8X:


  1. Excellent camera
  2. Impressive design
  3. Large battery life, 3750 mAh battery.
  4. Face unlock


  1. Doesn’t support USB C-type
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If you are looking for a phone with lots of storage and astonishing design at a budget price, then Honor 8X will be the best buy. The phone is launched in China recently and Huawei is expected to launch the Honor 8X in all parts of the world soon