The Honor 8X and Honor 8X Max smartphones are slated to go official on Sept. 5. Around two weeks ago, Honor 8X Max had appeared with model number ARE-AL00 on the website of the Chinese telecom regulatory body, TENAA. Today, a new Honor phone with a model number of JSN-AL00a has appeared on the same website. It is being speculated that it could be the Honor 8X phone that will be debuting alongside the 8X Max.
According to the TENAA listing of the JSN-AL00a, the handset measures 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.8mm and it weighs 175 grams. The handset is fitted with a 6.5-inch display that supports Full HD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. It is packed with a 3,650mAh battery.
The alleged Honor 8X is powered by 2.2 GHz octa-core processor. It could be the Snapdragon 660 chipset that powers the 8X Max phone. TENAA has revealed that it would be coming in variants like 64 GB storage + 4 GB RAM and 128 GB storage + 6 GB RAM. The handset is preloaded with Android 8.1 Oreo. For photography, it is equipped with a frontal shooter of 16-megapixel. The backside of the phone is equipped with 20-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup.
The other features of the smartphone include microSD card slot and fingerprint scanner. It is expected to hit the Chinese market in colors like Black, Red, Blue and Light Purple. The TENAA listing of the alleged Honor 8X only contains its specifications. The images of the phone are yet to appear on the website of the Chinese regulatory body. The exactly identify of the phone can be confirmed when TENAA will update the listing with its images.
The specifications of the Honor 8X Max have already surfaced its Vmall listing and recent leaks. It is expected to arrive with a 7.12-inch display that produces FHD+ resolution. It is expected to arrive in storage sizes like 64 GB and 128 GB. Both the models feature 4 GB of RAM. It is expected to feature 4,900mAh battery. For photography, it is expected to feature 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup and a front-facing camera of 8-megapixel. It is expected to debut in colors like Black, Blue and Red.