Honor, a Huawei subsidiary, has just launched a new device similar to one of Huawei's latest flagships, but at half the price. The Honor V8, available for purchase in China from May 17, features a similar design, dual rear-camera setup, and internal specifications as the Huawei P9 Plus.
The Honor V8 price starts from around $350 for the 32 GB version (with a 1080p display) and $430 for the 64 GB variant. Meanwhile, the P9 Plus costs the equivalent of around $850 for the 64 GB variant.
Further specs include:
- 3,500 mAh battery
- Octa-core Kirin 950 processor
- 12 MP dual rear cameras with laser autofocus
- 8 MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint recognition
- Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and USB-C port
- MicroSD card support
- 4 GB RAM
- 64 GB internal storage space
You can pre-order the Honor V8 in platinum gold, champagne gold, rose gold, and glacier silver from today.
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