Honor has launched their latest smartphone, the Honor 8 Lite which is the latest smartphone in the Honor series in India. The device comes with a 5.2-inch FullHD display with 2.5D curved glass display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device comes with an Octa-core Kirin 655 16nm processor with Mali T830 GPU. The device comes with the similar design as its elder sibling, the Honor 8 with similar overall design and the placement of Fingerprint sensor and camera.
Commenting on the launch, P Sanjeev, Vice President-Sales, Huawei India Consumer Business Group said,
The Honor 8 Lite is set to revolutionize the sub-20K segment. This phone is ideal for consumers looking for a power packed phone with stunning design. The 8 Lite is a refreshing change from the current selfie offing that run on outdated chipsets; and provides users a device that is awe-inspiring both in looks and performance. Running on powerful Kirin 655 octa-core chipset backed by a 4GB RAM+64GB ROM, running on the latest Android Nougat, the Honor 8 Lite, is the best smartphone choice for consumers.
We and our channel partners are very excited to launch this product and are sure that the Indian offline consumer will fall in love on their first glance at the all new Honor 8 Lite.
Specifications of Honor 8 Lite:
- Display: 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
- Processor: Octa-core Kirin 655 ( 4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz) 16nm processor with Mali T830-MP2 GPU
- RAM and Storage: 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- OS: Android 7.0 (Nougat) with EMUI 5.0
- Camera: 12MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.25um pixel size, BSI CMOS sensor and an 8MP front-facing camera, 77° wide-angle lens
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- Battery: 3000mAh
The device comes with 4GB of LPDDR3 RAM coupled with 64GB internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. The Honor 8 Lite comes with a 12MP rear camera with LED flash and 1.25um pixel size, it comes with an 8MP front facing camera with 77 degree wide-angle lens. The smartphone comes with a Fingerprint sensor on the back of the device. The device supports, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and a 3000mAh battery powers the smartphones.
The Honor 8 Lite is priced at Rs. 17,999 and is available on all Honor partner stores in the offline market across India from May 12th. The device will be available in Premium Black color at the moment and a blue color variant will be released later. It comes with a 15 month service warranty along with Honor’s door pick-up and drop after sale facilities.