12 May, 2017
Huawei has officially announced the launch of Honor 8 Lite in India. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by Huawei's in-house flagship Kirin 655 octa-core processor paired with 4GB of RAM. This black color variant is also launching in India at a price of Rs. 17,999. Color options include Blue and Black - in India, the latter will be available at launch, while the former will be made available at a later date. As per our source, the Honor 8 Lite will be available in the Indian market from May 1st which is just a couple of weeks away. One of the big credits to this device is that it runs Huawei's latest EMUI 5.0 along with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. It sports a 2.5D curved-edge glass on both front and back with a metal frame all around giving it an overall premium look. The smartphone comes with 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. The Honor 8 Lite was unveiled in February this year in a press event in China.
Additionally, the camera app of the smartphone comes with a new customizable menu settings giving users the flexibility to choose from a wide range of shooting modes and design their camera interface according to their shooting preferences and habits.
In the photography department, the smartphone comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus and LED flash. The front side of the phone has an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling.More news: Chibok campaign says 113 girls remain missing
Running Android 7.0 Nougat with the company's EMUI 5.0 skin on top, the device features a 12MP rear camera along with an 8MP front-facing camera.
In terms of connectivity, this dual SIM smartphone offers 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and microUSB port for charging and data transfer. It packs a 3,000 mAh Battery. This phone is ideal for consumers looking for a power packed phone with stunning design. The smartphone weighs 147 grams and is 7.6mm thin. This phone supports Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD) and also incorporate fingerprint sensor.