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Chinese smartphone giants, Huawei first entered the high-end smartphone scene in 2012 and they are unlikely to leave anytime soon with their recent achievement. Huawei has just announced that they have shipped more than 10 million copies of their flagship Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ worldwide – making them the first models in Huawei’s inventory to achieve this remarkable feat. Despite a slow international market in terms of smartphone sales in 2016, this impressive result has proven that Huawei’s decision to invest in international markets is paying off handsomely. The announcement was made by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) in a press release released at the end of December 2016.

Chinese smartphone giants, Huawei first entered the high-end smartphone scene in 2012 and they are unlikely to leave anytime soon with their recent achievement. Huawei has just announced that they have shipped more than 10 million copies of their flagship Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ worldwide – making them the first models in Huawei’s inventory to achieve this remarkable feat. Despite a slow international market in terms of smartphone sales in 2016, this impressive result has proven that Huawei’s decision to invest in international markets is paying off handsomely. The announcement was made by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) in a press release released at the end of December 2016.


The smartphone industry is ever evolving, with manufacturers constantly introducing new features to impress consumers and gain an upper hand on competitors. One of these features that has successfully gained the attention of consumers is the inclusion of watermarks on pictures taken by the smartphone’s camera.

The smartphone industry is ever evolving, with manufacturers constantly introducing new features to impress consumers and gain an upper hand on competitors. One of these features that has successfully gained the attention of consumers is the inclusion of watermarks on pictures taken by the smartphone’s camera.


Huawei first released the Huawei P8 with its lower cost sibling, the Huawei P8 Lite in 2015. However, the Chinese firm decided to revive the P8 Lite by releasing an upgraded and more powerful 2017 version of the smartphone. What does the 2017 edition of the P8 Lite offer to its users? Over the years, Huawei has proven that they are able to produce good-quality smartphones and the P8 Lite 2017 is no exception.

Huawei first released the Huawei P8 with its lower cost sibling, the Huawei P8 Lite in 2015. However, the Chinese firm decided to revive the P8 Lite by releasing an upgraded and more powerful 2017 version of the smartphone. What does the 2017 edition of the P8 Lite offer to its users? Over the years, Huawei has proven that they are able to produce good-quality smartphones and the P8 Lite 2017 is no exception.


Huawei Honor 8 32GB Gold Specs

Release Date in Malaysia
Model8
DateJul 2016
Processor
Processor frequency2.3 GHz
Processor familyHi-Silicon
Processor modelKirin 950
Processor architectureARM Cortex-A72
Processor cores4
64-bit computingYes
Processor lithography16 nm
CoprocessorYes
Coprocessor frequency1.8 GHz
Coprocessor architectureARM Cortex-A53
Coprocessor cores4
Display
Display diagonal13.2 cm (5.2")
Display resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
TouchscreenYes
Orientation sensorYes
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeIPS
Display glass typeEdge to Edge Glass
Display number of colours16.78 million colors
Contrast ratio (typical)1500:1
Aspect ratio16:9
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Pixel density423 ppi
Rounded display cornersYes
Second displayNo
Ports & interfaces
USB portYes
USB connector typeUSB Type-C
USB version2.0
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Weight & dimensions
Weight153 g
Width71 mm
Depth7.45 mm
Height145.5 mm
Networking
SIM card capabilityDual SIM
3GYes
4GYes
Wi-FiYes
SIM card typeNanoSIM
2G standardsGSM
3G standardsHSPA+,WCDMA
4G standardTD-LTE
BluetoothYes
SIM card hot swappingYes
Wi-Fi standards802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bluetooth version4.2
Bluetooth profilesA2DP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
2G bands (secondary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported850,900,2100 MHz
4G bands supported800,850,900,1800,2100,2600 MHz
Tethering (modem-mode)Yes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Near Field Communication (NFC)Yes
HotKnotYes
Storage
RAM capacity4 GB
Internal storage capacity32 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash),MiniSD
RAM typeLPDDR4
Maximum memory card size128 GB
USB mass storageYes
Memory card hot swappingYes
Memory card slot typeHybrid slot
Navigation
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GPS (satellite)Yes
GLONASSYes
BeiDouYes
Electronic compassYes
Wi-Fi positioningYes
Software
PlatformAndroid
Operating system installedAndroid 6.0
Exchange supportYes
Camera
Rear camera typeDual camera
Rear camera flashYes
Auto focusYes
Rear camera resolution (numeric)12 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)8 MP
Second rear camera resolution (numeric)12 MP
Rear camera aperture number2.2
Front camera aperture number2.4
Zoom capabilityYes
Face detectionYes
ISO sensitivityAuto
White balanceAuto
Video recordingYes
Video recording modes720p,1080p
Maximum frame rate30 fps
Resolution at capture speed1920x1080@30fps
Time lapse modeYes
Video stabilizerYes
Flash typeLED
GeotaggingYes
Self-timerYes
Video capture resolution (max)1920 x 1080 pixels
Night modeYes
Sensor typeCMOS
Auto exposureYes
Smile detectionYes
Battery
Battery capacity3000 mAh
Battery technologyLithium Polymer (LiPo)
Talk time (3G)15 h
Removable batteryNo
Talk time (2G)28 h
Talk time (4G)11 h
Standby time (2G)360 h
Continuous audio playback time24 h
Continuous video playback time9 h
Design
Form factorBar
Product colourWhite
Colour namePearl white
Fingerprint readerYes
Housing materialAluminium,Glass-reinforced plastic (GRP)
Finish typeGloss
Performance
Video callYes
Graphics adapterMali-T880 MP4
Personal info management (PIM)Alarm clock,Calculator,Calendar,Countdown timer,Events reminder,File manager,Notes,Recorder,Stopwatch
Flight modeYes
PersonalizationIcons,Ringtones,Themes,Wallpaper
Support for contact groupsYes
Microphone muteYes
ThemesWallpapers
Quick chargeYes
Multimedia
FM radioNo
SpeakersMono
EqualizerYes
Supported video modes720p,1080p
Audio formats supportedAAC,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,FLAC,MP3,OGG,PCM,WAV,eAAC+
Video formats supported3GP,ASF,H.263,H.264,H.265,MP4,MPEG4,RM,RMVB,VP8,WMV
Image formats supportedIMG,JPEG,JPG
Document formats supportedHTML
Subscription
Subscription typeNo subscription

Reviews of Huawei Honor 8 32GB Gold

en.zinggadget.com
Reviewed on 2017-07-23
One of the new Honor flagship has been officially launched in Malaysia market last week. The Honor 8 Pro is best known for its sharp appearance with a great emphasis on performance, driven by its new hardware. It also offers several choices of colour such...
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goldfries.com
Reviewed on 2016-12-31
The Honor 8, the latest flagship from the Honor series to replace the awesome Honor 7 and how does it fare?Let's start with the appearance, the Honor 8 is one awesome looking device without fetching a premium price.The unit come with dual camera and finge...
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liveatpc.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-28
honor 8Priced at a RM1,699 for the standard variant, the 5.2-inch honor 8 is equipped with 4GB RAM and 32GB storage, and comes into colours namely Pearl White and Midnight Black. Just add RM200 more and you'll get a storage update of 64GB with premium col...
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winniekepala.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-11
Glass Front and Back – Such a premium finish that I adore, Dual Lens Camera – love that it's back from the Honor 6 Plus, missing in Honor 7 and back in Honor 8, Battery Life – 2 full days! Need I say more
Fingerprint magnet – Also potentially scratch prone, and slippery, too, Not waterproof – I don't know why, but this is important to me. And should come standard in flagships, I think, Pricing – No longer
My personal device was an Honor 7 and I've had it for a year now, and love it. When I found out about the launch of the Honor 8 some time back, I was excited. I was already happy with my Honor 7, so any improvement would be more than welcomed.The Honor 8...
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nasilemaktech.com
Reviewed on 2016-11-09
It's no surprise that Honor will continue its line of flagship smartphones ever since its debut of the Honor 6. A year ago, I reviewed the Honor 7, and I really loved that phone. I can honestly say that the Honor 7 set a brand new standard of inexpensive...
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technave.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-29
Honor have made a number of value beating smartphones that while offering good performance and innovation on par with some flagships, many of their ‘flagships' haven't always looked the part. Breaking out of their ‘value beating' cliche, Honor are finally...
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liveatpc.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-28
Beware of GlassThe design of the honor 8 gets a total revamp, departing from the metal back of its predecessor – featuring a glass front and back, with a metal frame. The use of glass for its body is reminiscent of the ASUS Zenfone 3, but a little less sl...
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thestar.com.my
Reviewed on 2016-10-27
Classy design, useful bokeh effect, very fast fingerprint sensor, plenty of customisable shortcuts and motion gestures
Poor low light shots, no optical image stabilisation, slippery, rear glass prone to scratches
Flagship-grade features at a fraction of the price.From the ones which go for more than RM3,000 to the ones in mid-RM2,000 range, there is something for everyone if you have the cash to splash.But what if you could get a ­premium model as good as the best...
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soyacincau.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-20
Premium phones are a dime a dozen. Pretty phones, however, are a whole nother ball game but it's a ball game I think honor has hit a home run in with their latest flagship smartphone — the honor 8 .And it's not just a pretty face either.Inside this baby i...
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technave.com
Reviewed on 2016-10-13
The 'selfie generation' are rapidly taking over the Internet and social media with pictures of themselves and their lives. As such, they appreciate a device like the Honor 8 which lets them take photos effortlessly, turning amateurs into skilled photograp...
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lowyat.net
Reviewed on 2016-10-07
In many ways, the honor 8 is a significant upgrade over its predecessor, the honor 7 . It is faster, sleeker-looking, and has an interesting dual-camera setup. A similar camera system was first used in the honor 6 Plus , but the honor 8's camera is far su...
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hardwarezone.com.my
Reviewed on 2016-10-03
When honor first started out, the company was nothing more than a subsidiary which Huawei set out to create a place where they could mess around with different specifications for handphones before ultimately implementing it back in any and all future smar...
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technave.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-07
Just launched yesterday from RM1699, we managed to get some more hands-on time with the gold coloured Honor 8 and while our first impressions video is coming soon you can a closer look at this versions, see some more camera samples and check out the smart...
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technave.com
Reviewed on 2016-09-05
The Honor 8 is set to come to Malaysia tomorrow in black, white, gold and sapphire blueThe Honor 8 is coming to Malaysia tomorrow and we'll be there for its big reveal but we managed to snag some time with the phone and check out its shiny 15-layer glass...
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stuff.tv/my/
Reviewed on 2016-08-25
Gorgeous design, quality build - doesn't feel "mid-range" at all, Dual cameras take impressive photos, Battery life to last all day
Beaten on price by OnePlus, EMUI has crept into every nook and cranny
Honor's new flagship phone made a pretty big splash when it hit the US a few weeks ago - and why wouldn't it?It's still every bit the wallet-friendly wonder, and might even have an edge over its bigger brother, the P9, when it comes to design.Just going b...
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t3me.com
Reviewed on 2018-03-28
Expert reviews...
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mbreviews.com
Reviewed on 2018-03-25
Not that long ago, with a budget under 300 dollars you could only afford a borderline-decent smartphone, with a low performance, a weak camera and overall, there was a mile between it and the more expensive, high-end flagship phones. But, a couple of year...
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hitechcentury.com
Reviewed on 2017-02-25
The packaging itself offers a rather novel means of presentation. The exterior consists of a sturdy cardboard casing and rather than packaging the Honor 8 flat like how many other manufacturers package their phones, it instead comes inset into a tray side...
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makeuseof.com
Reviewed on 2017-01-18
Lots of great smartphones have been hitting the market in the $400 range, proving that a decent phone doesn't have to cost over $600. Huawei's contribution to this is the Honor 8 — a phone that feels more premium than any flagship smartphone and has very...
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gizchina.com
Reviewed on 2016-12-06
Huawei's Honor sub-brand has been doing well. The company has successfully expanded to Europe, dished out some good devices and built a solid reputation. Now, the Honor 8 looks to continue in building up that reputation with its unique design, dual camera...
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