After launching the Honor 8 successor in the global markets, Huawei's baby brand is now bringing the the Honor 8 Pro to India as well. Regarding the Honor 8 Pro India launch date, the Chinese company in a press statement on Monday said that the handset is "scheduled to launch in India soon". Last week, the same device was spotted on the company's Russian official website.
Launched just an hour back, the device comes in three gorgeous color options of charm sea blue, seagull gray and amber gold. Rs. 25,600), whereas the 6GB of RAM + 128GB storage variant retails for 2999 Yuan (approx.
The battery found inside the device is a non-removable one, rated at 3,200 mAh - good enough, but not as good as, say, the Honor 8 Pro's 4,000 mAh. The Honor 9 rocks a 20MP Monochrome sensor at the back along with a 12MP RGB sensor. Now the successor to that device, the Honor 9, has been announced in China, and it looks pretty nice.
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For Honor brand, the Honor 8 Pro will be the fourth smartphone to sport dual cameras after the Huawei P9, Honor 8 and Honor 6X phones that were made available in the market earlier. There isn't a lot to visually differentiate the Honor 9 from its predecessor, with Honor offering a similar metal-and-glass design.
Huawei Honor 8 Pro runs on Android 7 Nougat with a layer of Emoticon EMUI 5.1 UI. The smartphone comes with a 5.15-inch fully HD (1080×1920 pixels) LTPS display with 428ppi pixel density. The storage is expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. The USP of this phone is its Dual 12 MP primary cameras which has f/2.2 aperture, phase detection and laser autofocus and dual-LED flash. For selfies, it comes with a 8 Megapixel front camera. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K videos, while the front camera can handle 1080p videos.
The device this time is rumored to drop the 3.5 mm headphone jack as the two speaker grills could be mic and loudspeaker. And with a generous 6GB of RAM, more than either of those flagships.