Design and Display:
The Honor 8 flaunts a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display of full HD resolution and a pixel density of 424ppi. The handset measures 153grams in weight and has a thin waistline of just 7.4mm.
Platform and Configuration:
The device comes with the latest Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) OS straight out of the box. The smartphone is powered by two quad-core HiSilicon Kirin 950 processor having an enormous clock speed of 2.3GHz and 1.8GHz enabling this device to operate at superfast speed. It is paired with a mammoth 4GB RAM that handles applications running on background and Mali-T880 MP4 GPU that can run even the most high resolution games smoothly.
Camera and Storage:
The Honor 8 sports a dual rear camera setup, both having resolution of 12MP. They also autofocus feature and a dual-color LED Flash. It is accompanied by an 8MP front facing camera for selfies and video calls. The smartphone houses a huge 128GB internal storage, which is even further expandable upto 32GB by using microSD card on its hybrid SIM.
Connectivity and Battery:
Connectivity options present in the the Honor 8 are Hybrid SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac 5GHz, hotspot tethering, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, glonass, NFC and USB type C. Sensors present in this device include light, proximity, accelerometer, compass and a round shaped fingerprint sensor on the back. The device is backed by 3,000mAh li-polymer battery non removable battery with fast charging feature.
The Honor 8 is a powerful smartphone. It boasts of some of the best available features that delivers a great performance. Other major attraction of this phone is its impressive camera quality. Battery backup seems to be a bit low, but this drawback is negated to an extent by its fast charging feature. It saves us the trouble of keeping the device plugged in with charger for longer periods of time.