The Honor 8C is finally hitting online and offline stores this October 2018. This smartphone will go after Honor 8X and Honor 8X Max. This device is well noted for the notch display and great battery, which gives it some weight. There is also artificial intelligence infused dual camera to the rear.
Read on to find more nice features of Huawei Honor 8C. These will include price, performance, design, network settings, battery life and more.
Design and Display of Huawei Honor 8C
Body type of this device is aluminum alloy and plastic. The mixture is simply marvelous, giving the smartphone an appearance of being expensive. Dimensions are 75.94 x 158.72 x 7.98 mm. It weighs 167 grams. Good thing is that the Honor 8C is water resistant. Furthermore, this mobile phone comes in black, blue, and gold colors.
Display type in the Honor 8C is HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touch screen. The size of the screen is massive 6.26 inches which is good for playing video games and watching movies. Pixel density is 269 ppi, screen to body ratio is 81.41 percent, and aspect ratio is 19:9. Also, it comes in 2.5D curved glass screen. However, there is no secondary screen here on this phone.
There’s dual rear camera of 13 MP plus 2 MP with dual LED flash and FHD video recording. This comes out in 1080p@30fps. The rear cameras have the following features; auto focus, continuous shooting, digital zoom, exposure compensation, face detection, HDR, panorama, scene mode, self-timer, touch to focus.
The camera to the front, which is dedicated to snapping selfies is 8 MP without flash capacity. However, the aperture of the selfie camera is f/2.2.
Hardware and Software
Android 8.1 Oreo is the driving operating system on Huawei Honor 8C. Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SoC is the chipset found here. Similarly, there are the Octa-core 1.8 GHz 8-cores with 64-bit architecture. For GPU, there is Adreno 506 2-cores. These are placed inside the Honor 8C to make multi-tasking a breeze for the user.
Storage Capacity in Huawei Honor 8C
There is good measure of space in the device to store things. 4GB of RAM in the device is a good boost. However, this can’t be expanded. The internal storage of 32GB and the other variant of 64GB are expandable to the tune of 256GB with the use of a microSD card.
Network and Connectivity
Internet network capacity in Honor 8C is 2G, 3G, and 4G internet connections. There is dual SIM card slots available in the device for housing these. Other good components of connectivity such as Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, HDMI, microUSB 2.0, 3.5mm audio jack, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS. Nevertheless, there are no infrared or NFC in the device.
To power the Huawei Honor 8C, the company puts a 4000 mAh Li-Po battery into the device. It is non-removable, and a fast charging feature is also found on it, with ability to charge from zero percent to 100 percent in about two hours.
Price and Availability of Huawei Honor 8C
This is a mobile phone that sells for $170 to $199 USD or thereabouts. That’s because it has another variant. It was released on October 2018 and is readily available for purchase. However, the users may need to wait a bit for the smartphone to become a common sight on store shelves.