Huawei’s sub-brand has launched a new smartphone in the Rusian market, named as Honor 8S. It is the budget-friendly device which comes with all useful features for the Android users. The company provides MediaTek Helio A22 chipset for the phone. It has a dewdrop display, Android 9.0 Pie OS, 2GB of RAM and much more. Honor 8S will be available in Russia from 26 April. There is no word about the releasing date of the phone in other markets.
Honor 8S Price
The phone has been priced at RUB 8,490 (approximately Rs. 8,900) and will go on sale beginning April 26. The sale will open at 11:00 am. The device will be available in three color variants, i.e. Black, Blue, and Gold.
Honor 8S Specifications
It features a 5.71-inch HD+ dewdrop display that carries a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. The phone comes with dual texture body with a perfect dimension which is 147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45mm and weighs around 146 grams. The phone runs on Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.0 on the top. The device doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor, but it has a face unlock feature.
- Display: 5.71-inch HD+ dewdrop
- Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels
- Dimensions: 147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45mm
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.0
- Processor: MediaTek Helio A22
- CPU:2GHz Quad-core
- GPU: IMG PowerVR GE-class
- RAM: 2GB
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- Rear Camera: 13MP
- Front Camera: 5MP
- Connectivity Options: dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, a 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Battery: 4,000 mAh
Under the hood, the handset comes with a MediaTek Helio A22 SoC clocked at 2GHz Quad-core CPU along with IMG PowerVR GE-class GPU. It provides a 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage that can further be expanded via microSD card up to 512GB. Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, a 3.5mm audio jack, and FM Radio.
In terms of camera, Honor 8S offers a 13MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and LED flash. On the front side, there is a 5MP of front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. The honor has added a 3,020 mAh battery on the phone.