Honor 8S With Dewdrop Notch, MediaTek Helio A22 SoC Launched: Price, Specs

Honor 8S

Only multi day after Huawei discreetly recorded the new Y5 2019 on its worldwide website, its sub-image Honor has launched the new Honor 8S smartphone in Russia. The Honor 8S is basically a similar phone as Huawei Y5 2019, however with a somewhat unique design. The phone has likewise popped up on the Honor Saudi website, hinting at the impending launch in the nation. There is no word about the arrival of the phone in different markets. All things considered, a similar phone will make a big appearance as Huawei Y5 2019 in certain nations and Honor 8S in others.

Honor 8S cost

According to a listing on the Huawei Russia website, the Honor 8S conveys a sticker price of RUB 8,490 (generally Rs. 8,900) and will go on sale beginning April 26. The sales will open at 11:00am Moscow time. Honor is additionally bundling the Honor Band 4 free of expense for initial couple of purchasers of the phone. It has not referenced a fixed number.

The Honor 8S will be offered in three shading choices – Black, Blue, and Gold.

Honor 8S specifications

Honor 8S sports a dewdrop-style display notch and dual-surface body. It runs on Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0 on top and packs a 5.71-inch HD+ (720x1520 pixels) screen with 84.6 percent. The Honor 8S is powered by quad-center MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, paired with 2GB of RAM. For imaging needs, the company has included a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and a 5-megapixel front shooter with f/2.2 aperture.

There is 32GB of installed storage, which can additionally be extended using a devoted microSD card opening (up to 512GB). The company has additionally included 3,020mAh battery and face unlock support in the smartphone. Connectivity alternatives include 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and Micro-USB 2.0.

The phone estimates 147.13x70.78x8.45mm and weighs 146 grams.