Honor 8X is ready for its official launch at an event on October 16 in New Delhi. The launch has been announced on the Huawei sub-brand’s official website. From the website, we also know that Honor mid-range Phablet was launched in Dubai, UAE, Madrid and Spain globally on Tuesday. The same is likely to reach the markets such as the Czech Republic, Malaysia, Russia, and Thailand soon in October. Recalling the previous notes, the Honor 8X and the Honor 8X Max were first launched in China in September. Here are the details of the Honor 8X.
Honor 8X Launch dates
The Honor’s global website landing page mentions that the Honor 8X phablet will be available in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 9th October. It will launch in Moscow, Russia on 10th October. Further, in Prague, Czech Republic, the smartphone is ready to launch on 11th October. Later, the smartphone will launch in Bangkok, Thailand on 24th October. Currently, the event in New Delhi will take place on October 16 which is during the festive season.
Honor 8X price and availability
Honor 8X was announced in China at CNY 1,399 (which is approximately Rs. 14,900). This price applies to the 4 GB RAM with 64 GB storage variant. The next 6 GB RAM and the 64 GB inner storage model costs CNY 1,599 (approx Rs. 17,100). However, the top-end 6 GB RAM model with128 GB storage model costs at CNY 1,899 (approx. Rs. 20,300). Yet, the global pricing of the Honor 8X and its availability is not revealed yet.
Honor 8X specifications
The Honor 8X has a dual-SIM (Nano) placement and runs EMUI 8.2 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo. It features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ of 1080×2340 pixels. It further features a TFT IPS display of aspect ratio 19.5:9 and a pixel density of 397ppi. The Honor 8X supports a HiSilicon Kirin 710F SoC processor. The Honor 8X comes with a 4 GB RAM and 6 GB RAM with respective 64 GB and 128 GB internal storage.
Honor 8X has a dual rear camera setup. It features a 20-megapixel primary sensor with a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The rear camera comes with the f/1.8 aperture as well as an LED flash. The smartphone features a 16-megapixel selfie camera with a f/2.0 aperture. Honor 8X has a 3,750mAh battery under the hood.