Honor 8X with 6.5-inch display, Kirin 710, Dual Cameras launched starting at Rs. 14,999 in India

The Honor 8X has been officially launched in India at event in New Delhi. The phone is expected to be a strong competitor in the mid-range segment, which is currently dominated by the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 and the Nokia 6.1 Plus. 

Honor 8X India

The Honor 8X is powered by Huawei’s octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 processor with GPU Turbo,  4GB/6GB of RAM and will be available in 64GB/128GB storage variants. The device runs on EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. 

The phone features a FullView 6.5-inch IPS LCD display with a notch design, in a tall 19:5:9 aspect ratio form factor and a 91% screen to body ratio. The Honor 8X sports a 2.5D Glass on the back panel and a metal frame. The device has a triple card tray, with a dedicated microSD card and Dual SIM card slots. 

The Honor 8X is equipped with Dual rear cameras which comprise of a 20MP primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, and a 2MP depth sensor lens also with a similar aperture. The front camera is a 16MP selfie lens which has an f/2.0 aperture. The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and supports Face Unlock via the selfie camera. 

The Honor 8X is backed by a 3750 mAh battery, which charges over a micro USB port. The phone however comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack. 

Honor 8X Technical Specifications: 

  • Display: 6.5-inch IPS LCD 2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 397 PPI, 91% screen to body ratio, 85% NTSC Color Gamut
  • Operating System:  EMUI 8.2 (Android 8.1 Oreo) 
  • Processor: octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 + GPU Turbo 
  • Memory: 4GB/6GB RAM 
  • Storage: 64GB/128GB + MicroSD (dedicated card slot) 
  • Rear Cameras: 20MP f/1.8 aperture + 2MP depth sensor f/1.8 aperture 
  • Selfie Camera: 16MP  f/2.0 aperture. 
  • Battery: 3750 mAh 5v/2A (10W) 
  • Connectivity: Dual SIM (Nano), 4G VoLTE, 802.11 b/g/n/a/ac 2.4G + 5G, Bluetooth 4.2 + LE, GPS/GLONASS, BDS, AGPS,  Micro USB, 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Sensors: Proximity Sensor, Ambient light sensor, Digital Compass, Gravity Sensor, Gyroscope
  • Dimensions: 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.88mm
  • Weight: 175g

Honor 8X price in India 

The Honor 8X has been priced at Rs. 14,999 in India for the 4GB/64GB variant, while the 6GB/64GB variant costs Rs. 16,999, and the 6GB/128GB variant will retail for Rs. 18,999.

Honor 8X India price

The phone will be available in Black and Blue colours: , The device will be sold exclusively via Amazon India from October 24th.

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Ashwin Karthik
Originally a Business Grad, Ashwin is a natural at testing and reviewing apps & games for Windows and Android Apps, as well as flashing ROMs. A proud owner of a Redmi K20, he is also an avid gamer and loves playing on his Computer, PS4 & Nintendo consoles.

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