Huawei Honor 8 was launched last month in China and now the device is officially launched in Middle East. Huawei Arabia launched the Honor 8 in a media event today.

Huawei Honor 8 comes with the Huawei’s Kirin 950 octa-core processor with i5 co-processor, 5.2-inch full HD LTPS 1080p screen with 2.5D curved glass display, runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with EMUI 4.1 on top.

Based on the memory, there will be two variants of Huawei Honor 8 in Middle East – 32GB and 64GB internal storage. Unlike China where 3GB RAM variants is also launched, just 4GB RAM version is launched in Middle East.

Huawei Honor 8 : Full Hardware Specs, Features and Price

On the imaging side, there are dual 12-Mega Pixel primary cameras provided just like the previously launched Huawei P9, P9 Plus and Honor V8. The camera of Huawei Honor 8 is supported by the laser auto focus, dual tone-dual LED flash and 1.76-micron pixel size to provide good image quality in low-light conditions.

There is an 8MP camera provided on the front side for taking selfies and video calling purpose. There is also a fingerprint scanner provided at the back of the device along with the glass back panel.

The complete list of all hardware specs and features of Huawei Honor 8 are given below.

Huawei Honor 8 : Full Hardware Specs and Features

- 4G LTE Capability

- Hybrid Dual SIM, Uses SIM 2 Slot as microSD Card Slot

- 5.2-inch Full HD LTPS Screen with 1080 x 1920 Pixels Resolution and 96% NTSC Color Gamut

- Octa-Core Kirin 950 (Quad-core 2.3GHz A72 + Quad-core 1.8 GHz A53) Processor

- Mali T880-MP4 GPU

- 32/64 GB Internal Memory

- 2.5D Curved Glass Display

- 4 GB of RAM

- microSD Card Support up to 128 GB

- 12 MP Dual Primary Camera with Laser Autofocus, 6P Lens, Dual Tone Dual-LED Flash HDR

- 1080p Full HD and 720p@120fps Video Recording

- 8 MP Front-facing Camera

- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS

- EMUI 4.1

- 3.000 mAh Non-removable Lithium-ion Battery with Fast Charging : 47% in 30 minutes (Smart Power 4.0)

- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Hotspot, WiFi Direct, DLNA

- Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE



- USB Type-C

- Magnetic Compass, Gyro, Fingerprint Scanner, Accelerometer and Proximity Sensors

- 145.5 x 71 x 7.45 mm Dimensions

- 153 g

Huawei Honor 8 will be available in Pearl White, Sunrise Gold, Midnight Black, Sakura Pink, and Sapphire Blue color options. The price of Huawei Honor 8 starts from 1,599 AED in UAE and the device will be available soon online and retail market.