The Honor 8X has simply been unveiled in China, and whereas that’s the one place it’s obtainable proper now, the corporate has confirmed that will probably be arriving in different international locations – together with the US and UK – ranging from October.
The spotlight of the Honor 8X appears to be its 6.5-inch 1080 x 2340 display screen, which ought to see it dwarf most handsets, as even the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ‘solely’ has a 6.Four-inch show.
It has a 19.5:9 facet ratio and like so many different telephones this yr there’s a notch and little or no bezel, resulting in a 91% screen-to-body ratio. And it’s not simply the entrance of the Honor 8X that has minimal wasted house, as at 7.8mm thick it’s no chunkier than crucial both.
It has a steel body and a glass again, and that again is constructed from 15 layers of glass, inflicting gentle to bop throughout it, very like another Honor handsets such because the Honor 10.
Full of energy and a giant battery
The cellphone additionally appears to have an affordable quantity of energy, packing an octa-core Kirin 710 chipset (the identical as you’ll discover within the Huawei Mate 20 Lite) and 4GB or 6GB of RAM, placing it solidly within the mid-range.
There’s additionally a 20MP and 2MP dual-lens digicam pairing on the again, a 16MP digicam on the entrance, a giant three,750mAh battery, 64GB or 128GB of storage and a fingerprint scanner.
We don’t know precisely when the Honor 8X will go world or how a lot it’ll value when it does, however in China it begins at ¥1399 (round $205/£160/AU$285) for 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, rising to ¥1899 (roughly $280/£215/AU$385) for a mannequin with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.