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Huawei Honor V8

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INTRODUCTION

Huawei Honor V8
Huawei Honor V8

The phone was announced and launched in the month of May 2016. Since 1997, the Chinese telecommunications company Huawei has captured the mobile phone industry. This phone focuses on the Smartphone users, especially in the Android market. Honor 5X, Honor 6, etc. can be considered as the earlier versions of the Honor series phone of Huawei.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Huawei Honor V8 Design and Display
Huawei Honor V8 Design & Build

Body dimension of the phone is 6.18*3.06*0.31 inches, and it weighs about 170 grams. The size of the screen is 5.7 inches, which is equivalent to about 74% screen to body ratio. The screen type is IPS-NEO LCD capacitive multi touch screen with 16M colours. The resolution of the screen is 1080*1920 pixels which is equivalent to 386 ppi pixel density and 1440*2560 pixels which is equivalent to 515 ppi pixel densities. The screen also possesses the emotion user interface of 4.1 versions.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

The phone operates with Android version 6.0 (Marshmallow). The octa core processor is of Cortex-A72 with 4*2.3 GHz and Cortex A 53 with 4*1.8 GHz and GPU of Mali-T880MP4. It possesses the chipset of HiSilicon Kirin 950 and the HiSilicon Kirin 955 which ensures quality performances. The internal memory of the phone is 32GB with 4GB RAM and 64GB also with 4GB of RAM (KNT-AL20). The expandable memory of the phone is available with the microSD card slot, where it can be expanded up to 256 GB. As it comes with 2 SIM slots, the SIM 2 slot is used as the memory card slot of the phone. The messaging features of the phone are MMS,IM, Push Mail, Email and SMS with the threaded view features. The additional sensor features are gyrometer, proximity, fingerprint scanner, compass, and the accelerometer. HTML 5 can be considered as the primary browser of the phone. The phone comes with the document viewer and the video /photo editor.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Huawei Honor V8 Camera
Huawei Honor V8 Camera

The primary camera is of dual 12MP with features like dual-LED (dual tone) flash, autofocus, face detection with f/2.2 and 27 mm. The other features are geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama, 1.25 um pixel size, smile detection, etc. The secondary camera comes with 8 megapixel capacity with f/2.4 and 1080p. The video recording capacity is about 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps and 720p@120fps.

The audio jack is of 3.5 mm with the features of active noise cancellation and dedicated microphone. The phone also possesses loudspeakers, and the alert types are WAV ringtones, MP3, and vibration. It supports formats like the MP3/MP4/FLAC player/ H.264 player /eAAC/WAV etc.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

The battery of the phone is non-removable Li-Ion type with 3500 mAh capacity. The connectivity contains Bluetooth, GPS and WLAN features. The WLAN comes with Wi-Fi- 802.11 a/b/g/na/c with Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, dual-band, DLNA, etc. The GPS comes with the A-GPS features and the GLONASS or BDS depending on the market. The Bluetooth is of Version 4.2, A2DP,LE. The NFC features include KNT-AL10 and KNT-AL20. It also contains infrared port and USB of type C 1.0 with the reversible connector.

PROS AND CONS

Despite of various advantages, you can find few disadvantages of this phone. Let as discuss in detail.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • In-built storage of 32 GB
  • Fingerprint sensor , gyrometer , accelerometer sensors are present
  • Excellent camera quality with dual 12 megapixel and Leica Optics lens
  • High quality octa core processor of HiSilicon Kirin with 2.0 GHz
  • Adequate RAM size of 4 GB
  • Good quality battery with 3500 mAh capacity
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Media content support is not present with 4K
  • FM radio is not present
  • Battery is not removable by users
  • SIM 2 slot is hybrid in nature