Huawei Terminal brand Honor will launch the Honor 8 Pro smartphone in India on Thursday. Ahead of the launch, the price information of the smartphone has been leaked. The Honor 8 Pro is priced at EUR 549 (roughly Rs. 39,500) in Europe.
The Honor 8 Pro is tipped to cost Rs. 29,999 in India for the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. Earlier the company has confirmed that the smartphone will be an Amazon exclusive. We will have to wait till Thursday for company’s official announcement to know if this is correct information.
Honor 8 Pro Specifications
The Honor 8 Pro is powered by a Kirin 960 (4 Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz + 4 Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 2.4GHz) coupled with 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM. It has a 5.7-inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) LTPS LCD display. It has 128GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB using a MicroSD card.
The Honor 8 Pro comes with a dual-rear camera setup, it sports two 12MP sensors with f/2.2 aperture, laser autofocus, LED flash, and 4K video recording. One sensor will capture the RGB details and the other captures the image in monochrome. Front camera is 8MP, which can be used for selfies and video call.
This dual-SIM smartphone will run EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. The Honor 8 Pro comes with a 4000mAh battery and a fingerprint sensor placed at the back. Connectivity options include 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2, and NFC.
The Honor 8 Pro’s retail box can be turned into a Google Cardboard viewer for VR experience as well. The smartphone comes with the Galaxy on Fire 3 and Jaunt VR apps pre-installed.