Huawei has just launched a new smartphone Honor 8 Lite in India. It is a lighter version of Honor 8 which was announced last year in October month.
The Honor 8 Lite features a 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass display on front. It is powered by Kirin 655 processor with with i5 coprocessor. For camera, It has a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The handset runs on latest Android 7.1.1 with EMUI 5.0 custom skin on top.
In terms of design, it has glass on back with brushed metal finish on the sides. Fingerprint sensor is embed on rear under camera. As far as storage is concerned, the handset packs 64GB internal storage coupled with 4GB of RAM. A 3000mAh battery is their to keep the light on. It comes with hybrid slot, which means either you can use two SIM cards or a SIM and micro SD card.
Honor 8 Lite Key specifications
- 5.2-inch 1080p Full HD 2.5D curved glass display
- Octa-core Kirin 655 ( 4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz) 16nm processor with Mali T830-MP2 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- EMUI 5.0 based Android 7.1.1
- Hybrid Card Slot
- 12MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.25um pixel size, BSI CMOS sensor
- 8MP front-facing camera, 77° wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3000mAh battery non-removable battery
- Dimensions: 147.2 x 72.94 x 7.6mm
- Weight: 147g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
Pricing and Availability
The Honor 8 Lite is priced at 17,999 INR and comes in Black and Blue color options. It will be available for purchase via Honor partnered offline retailers starting from tomorrow. The handset comes with special 15 months Honor warranty with Honor’s door pick-up and drop after facility which is pretty amazing and first time in India by any smartphone brand.