Yesterday, several leaked photos of Huawei Honor 8 Lite, a low-end version of Honor 8 had surfaced. The photos showed the smartphone in a protective case. Now, a Finland based site has revealed fresh photos of the rumored Honor 8 Lite along with specs and pricing.
Honor 8 Lite Pre-orders, Price, Photos
The Huawei Honor 8 Lite is now available on pre-orders in Finland and its sales will being from Feb. 17. It is priced at EUR 269 ($289). It is available in color choices like black, white, gold and blue. Starting from today, the black and white variants of Honor 8 Lite will be available for and the other color options are expected to arrive at the end of March. As of this writing, there is no official confirmation on the availability of Honor 8 Lite in other markets.
Honor 8 Lite Specifications, Features
The Honor 8 Lite features a 5.2-inch full HD LTPS display that is flanked with a 2.5D curved glass. It is running on the in-house Kirin 655 chipset that features an octa-core processor. The SoC of the phone is supported by 3 GB of RAM. The native storage of the device is 16 GB and its hybrid SIM slot carries support for microSD card on its second SIM slot.
The smartphone is preinstalled with Android 7.0 Nougat OS that is customized with EMUI 5.0. It has a single LED enabled rear camera of 12-megpaixel with f/2/2 aperture and its also features a 77-degree wide angle selfie camera of 8-megapixel. It has a rear-facing fingerprint reader. It is equipped with a 3,000 mAh battery.
The Honor 8 Lite measures 147.2 x 72.94 x 7.6 mm and weighs 147 grams. The power button and volume rockers seems to be present on the right side of the device.
The Honor 8 that was launched in U.S. in August 2016 also includes a 5.2-inch full HD LTPS display and is driven by a powerful Kirin 950 SoC and 4 GB of RAM. It comes in storage choices of 32 GB and 64 GB. It also features a hybrid SIM slot and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS. However, its USP is its 12-megapixel dual camera on its rear panel. It also packed with an 8-megapixel selfie camera, a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and a 3,000 mAh battery.