In the previous month, Huawei’s sub-brand had released the Honor 8X and Honor 8X Max smartphones in China. Although the Honor 8X arrived with a 6.5-inch panel, the bigger Honor 8X Max with a big present of 7.12 inches. Honor India has presently confirmed that it will be launching the Honor 8X phone in India on Oct. 16. There is with no confirmation on whether the Chinese manufacturer will be delivering the Honor 8X Max in India or if it aims to launch it a bit later.
The Honor 8X release event will be held in India on Oct. 16 at 11:30 AM onwards. The uncover occasion will be broadcasted live on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. On the similar day, the manufacturer will be hosting an event in London to announce the Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, Mate 20X and Mate 20 Porsche Design and style phones.
Approaching back to Honor 8X, it comes with a 6.5-inch waterdrop notch IPS LCD display that produces 1080 x 2340 pixels of Full HD+ resolution. The smartphone boasts a screen-to-body ratio of far more than 91 percent and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The TUV Rheinland certified screen promises blue light protection. The smartphone features 2.5D glass panel on the rear and a metal body.
The Kirin 710 chipset is present under the hood of the Honor 8X. The SoC is supported by 6 GB of RAM and it has an inbuilt memory of 128 GB. There is an f/2.0 aperture 16-megapixel digital camera sitting at the front of the smartphone. The back panel of the smartphone is equipped with 20-megapixel + 2-megapixel vertical dual scanner setup. Honor has packed few interesting photography attributes such as AI scene recognition, portrait mode, slow-motion video shooting and time-lapse photography.
The EMU 8.2 flavored Android 8.1 Oreo OS ships loaded on the martphone. The smartphone is equipped with GPU Turbo tech for accelerated graphics functionality. The 3,750mAh battery carries support for 10W charging through microUSB. A fingerprint reader is present on the backside of the cameraphone.
The Honor 8X versions such as 64 GB storage + 4 GB RAM, 64 GB memory + 6 GB RAM and 128 GB memory + 6 GB RAM are respectively valued at 1,399 Yuan (~$202), 1,599 Yuan (~$231) and 1,899 Yuan (~$274). There is with no reports out there on the pricing of Honor 8X for India. Probably, it may carry a starting value of about Rs. 15,000.