Honor 8

Specifications
Honor 8
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  • 5.2" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 12MP 1080p
  • 4GB RAM HiSilicon Kirin 950
  • 3000mAh Li-Po
Released 2016, July 153g, 7.5mm thickness Android 6.0, up to Android 8.0; EMUI 8 32GB/64GB storage, microSDXC
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L04

AL00

Versions: FRD-L09, FRD-L19 (Europe, Global); FRD-L14 (USA); FRD-L04 (USA, Canada); FRD-AL00 (Hong Kong, China, USA); FRD-TL00 (China); FRD-AL10 (China)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2016, July
Status Available. Released 2016, July
Body
Dimensions 145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm (5.73 x 2.80 x 0.30 in)
Weight 153 g (5.40 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), glass back, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 Custom function back button
Display
Type LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.2 inches, 74.9 cm2 (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~423 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Platform
OS Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); EMUI 8
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 950 (16 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)
GPU Mali-T880 MP4
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 32GB 4GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 12 MP, f/2.2, 35mm (standard), 1/2.9", 1.25Ám, PDAF, Laser AF
12 MP B/W, f/2.2, 35mm (standard), 1/2.9", 1.25Ám, PDAF, Laser AF
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
Selfie Camera
Single 8 MP, f/2.4, 1/3.2", 1.4Ám
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
  DTS sound
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 18W: 47% in 30 min
Misc
Colors Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold
Models FRD-L19 FRD-L14, FRD-L04, FRD-AL00, FRD-TL00, FRD-AL10, FRD-L09, FRD-L02, FRD-L19, FRD-L14
SAR EU 1.45 W/kg (head)    
Price About 200 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 2029 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2099
Basemark X: 16592
Display Contrast ratio: 1243:1 (nominal), 3.346 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 82dB
Audio quality Noise -98.3dB / Crosstalk -97.3dB
Battery life Endurance rating 70h

User opinions and reviews

  • sayabosanhidup

i think the huawei honor 8 should b as premium n beautiful as my zte nubia z9 as both have front n back glass n aluminium frames i can t wait to buy this as it is so cheap now 4ram 32rom 608yuan 4ram 64rom 678yuan

  • Maui

It was confirmed from Huawei through an email that certain US L04 and L09 models would not be getting Android 8.0. They released the update by your phone's "region of origin". My L04 came from NY and they checked my specific model line and said it wo...

  • Paul

Have had this phone for 3 years. Overall, I think it was a good purchase. Firstly, the dual-SIM functionality works, which was one of the main reasons I went for it (in the Netherlands, most of the phones sold were single-SIM). Then the camera is goo...

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