The Honor ARE-AL00 smartphone that was recently certified by China’s TENAA authority. It had revealed that the smartphone would be equipped with a small round-shaped notch on its massive screen of 7.12 inches. A leakster from China has shared fresh photos of the alleged Honor 8X. The new photos to show an unidentified person traveling in a vehicle using the said smartphone.
In the newly spotted photos, a person can be seen holding a massive smartphone which features a round-shaped notch that houses a selfie camera. The TENAA images of the Honor 8X have the same design. Hence, it appears that smartphone that has surfaced in the new photos could be the Honor 8X. The new photos suggest that the company could be testing the real-world usage of the smartphone.
The bottom bezel of the Honor 8X appears a bit thick and it features “honor” branding. Its side bezels are quite thin. Hence, the smartphone is expected to boast a very high screen-to-body ratio on its huge screen. The rear side of the phone is not clearly visible, but the blurry image does seem it show a top-left vertical dual camera and a rear-facing fingerprint scanner.
As far as specifications of the Honor 8X will be equipped with 7.12-inch display that will carry support for Full HD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. It is fueled by an octa-core processor that clocks at 1.8 GHz which suggests that it may not feature Kirin 710 SoC. Rather, it may sport a Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC. The massive 4,900mAh battery of the smartphone is expected to carry support for 18W fast charging.
The SoC of the phone will be accompanied by 4 GB of RAM. It will be featuring an internal storage of 64 GB. The phone will come preloaded with the latest EMUI based Android 8.1 Oreo. The 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup will be residing on the rear side of the phone. An 8-megapixel camera will be placed in the notch of the smartphone.
The specifications of the Honor 8X suggests that it will be arriving as a true rival for the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 that is equipped with 6.99-inch FHD+ screen and 5,500mAh battery. There is no information on the launch date and pricing of the Honor 8X. However, now that the company has started teasing the phone, it may go official by the end of this month.