One of the most popular brand for budget smartphone honor could launch its next phone on October 16. The successor for the one of the most popular smartphone honor 7x is scheduled to get an upgrade in honor 8x.
The Honor 8X was introduced in China last most they are preparing to launch the same in India. It would be the first smartphone phone to boast the new kirin 710 chip. While Huawei has released the Nova 3i with Kirin 710 chipset in India, Honor has still using the older Kirin 659 instead in our country. With the introduction of Honor 8X, the company will be able switch to a efficient CPU that has been fabricated using the 12nm process.
The Honor 8X launch in India was notified by the company on its global website, and it reveals that the smartphone is headed to few other countries this month as well. The listing also confirms that the smartphone will be introduced at an event in New Delhi.
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Honor 8X Specifications and Expected Price
Honor 8X features a 6.5-inch display with a Full HD+ resolution of 2340×1080 pixels, and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The display also comes a notch, which is similar to the one found on the Honor 9N and Honor Play. The smartphone has octa-core Kirin 710 SoC coupled with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. The Honor 8X was launched in three storage variants: 4GB RAM model with 64GB storage and 6GB RAM variant with either 64GB or 128GB internal storage.
In terms of photography, there is a dual rear camera setup comprising of a 20-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, and phase detection autofocus the secondary camera has 2-megapixel depth sensor that helps with the portrait mode . At the front side, the Honor 8X is equipped with a 16-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture, support for HDR and 1080p video recording.
The Honor 8X has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and it supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and 4G LTE. It runs EMUI 8.2 based on top of Android 8.1 Oreo,EMUI 9 based on Android 9 Pie is promised. It packs a 3,750mAh battery and will be available in black, blue, red and pink color.
Prices for the Honor 8X in China starts at around Rs 14,900 for the 4GB RAM variant, while the model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at around Rs 20,200