Honor has recently introduced the Honor 8X and Honor 8X Max smartphones in China. Just as the Honor 7X from was well-received by the customers all over the world, Honor President Zhao Ming is expecting that the Honor 8X series will also encounter impressive sales. The company has set a goal to achieve 20 million units sales of the Honor 8X which is around twice the amount Honor 7X units that were sold.
During a media interview, Zhao Ming said that the Honor 8X does not have a real competitor when it comes its pricing and design. He claimed that the current sales of the Honor 7x is around 15 million units. Hence, the Honor 8X sales target is 20 million units.
The Honor 8X with 64 GB of storage and 4 GB of RAM is priced at 1,399 Yuan (~$204) whereas the other variant featuring 64 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM costs 1,599 Yuan (~$238). The highest configuration that carries a pricing of 1,899 Yuan (~$277) has 128 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM. The pre-sales of the smartphone will take place between Sept. 6 and Sept. 10 in China and its official sales will start on Sept. 11 at 10:08 AM.
The Honor 8X features Rheinland TUV certified display which means that the display of the phone does not emit harmful blue rays. Moreover, it is equipped with a marvelous 6.5-inch screen that offers 91 percent screen-to-body ratio. The Kirin 710 chipset is present under the hood of the device and it is packed with a 3,750mAh battery.
On the other side, the Honor 8X Max is larger device with a Rheinland TUV certified massive display of 7.12 inches. The Snapdragon 636 and 5,000mAh battery are the driving force of the smartphone. It is also equipped with Dolby panoramic sound. The 64 GB storage + 4 GB RAM and 128 GB storage + 4 GB RAM variants of the Honor 8X Max re respectively priced tag 1,499 Yuan (~$220) and 1,799 Yuan (~$263). There will be Snapdragon 660 edition of the smartphone which is slated to hit the market in the next month.