Honor Note 8 with 6.6 inch QHD display, Kirin 955, 4 GB RAM launched

As announced, Honor has just announced its phablet smartphone Honor Note 8 at an event in China, which competes with Xiaomi Mi Max which was launched few months ago. Honor Note 8 comes with even bigger display than Xiaomi Mi Max i.e. 6.6 inch whereas the Max comes with a 6.44 inch display.

Honor Note 8-

Honor Note 8 comes with massive 6.6-inch 2K display (2560 x 1440 pixels) with a pixel density of 443 ppi which is a Super AMOLED screen with 105% NTSC color gamut and 70000:1 contrast ratio. It is powered by Huawei’s Kirin 955, an octa-core processor (16 nm chipset) along with 4 GB of RAM. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based operating system. In terms of storage, it comes with 64 GB of internal storage along with support for expandable storage via microsd card.

Honor Note 8

Note 8 sports 13 MP main rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, supports OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) and an RGBW sensor+ ISP image processing engine, low-light environments with dual LED flash. The selfie lens is an 8 megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The Honor Note 8 features a rear placed fingerprint scanner, and is backed by a 4500 mAh battery with support for fast charge with a 9V2A Type-C power adopter.

Honor Note 8 Technical Specifications

  • Display: 6.6 inch QHD 2560 × 1440 pixels, OLED
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Processor: 2.5 GHz octa-core Huawei’s Kirin 955
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage: 32 /64 /128 GB + 128GB expandable memory via micro SD
  • Rear Camera: 13 MP dual lens, dual LED flash
  • Front Camera: 8 MP
  • Security: Fingerprint Scanner
  • Connectivity:4G LTE with VOLTE , Wi-Fi
  • Battery: 4500 mAh
  • Dimensions:178.8 × 90.9 × 7.18 mm
  • Weight: 219 gm

Honor Note 8 is price starts at 2299 Yuan (~Rs. 23,000) for the 4 GB + 32 GB variant, whereas the  4 GB + 64 GB variant is priced at 2499 Yuan (~Rs. 25,000)and the  4 GB + 128 GB variant is priced at 2799 Yuan (~Rs. 28,000). The first sale of the Note 8 will start on August 9 in China. At the moment, we have no information on global roll out of the phablet from Honor.

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Avinash Kumar
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