Huawei Honor 8X Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Good Features !!

Huawei Honor 8X high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Huawei Honor 8X advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Huawei Honor 8X

Best Price: Rs.14,999(India), $199(USA)

Huawei Honor 8X Advantages (Pros):

  • Huawei Honor 8X comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • It offers 6.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 84.0% and Multitouch in it.
    • Its display has superb pixel density for its full HD+ resolution(~397 PPI) with 19:5:9 aspect ratio.
    • The display is protected by Corning gorilla glass 3.
  • Huawei Honor 8X comes with EMUI 8.2 user interface which offers great features.
  • It is built with glass front/back and surrounded by the aluminum frame.
  • The device is lightweight to carry with just 175g and 7.8 mm in thickness.
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 6 GB/ 4GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • Huawei Honor 8X has equipped with powerful Hisilicon Kirin 710 (12 nm) chipset and the performance is smooth with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. So gaming performance is good.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 400 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers Dual 20 MP (20 MP, f/1,8, PDAF)  + 2 MP (depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers 16 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.0, 26 mm (wide), HDR.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30/60fps, 480fps, stereo sound rec..
  • It has the battery capacity of 3750 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
  • It is available in Black, Blue, Red, Pink colors to choose.
  • Huawei Honor 8X supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, aptX.

Huawei Honor 8X Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
  • No USB Type C reversible connector support
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No fast charging support.
  • No wireless charging support.

Check out Huawei Honor 8X Specifications:

General Features
Brand Huawei
Model Name Honor 8X
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Hisilicon Kirin 710 (12 nm)
Processor Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-G51 MP4
Colors Black, Blue, Red, Pink
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.5 inches, 103.2 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19:5:9 ratio (~397 ppi density)
Dimensions 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.8 mm (6.31 x 3.02 x 0.31 in)
Weight 175 g (6.17 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Main Camera 20 MP, (f/1,8, PDAF)
2 MP, depth sensor
Other Main Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Selfie Camera 16 MP
Other Selfie Features f/2.0, 26 mm (wide), HDR
Video Recording 1080p@30/60fps, 480fps, stereo sound rec.
RAM and Storage
RAM 6/ 4 GB
Internal Memory 64/128 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 400 GB (uses a dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3750 mAh battery
Talk Time
Internet & Connectivity
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Charging 5V/2A 10W

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8.5 Total Score
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Huawei Honor 8X smartphone comes with superb features & performance for its price. It excels in all the departments, we suggest grabbing this mobile if you are looking for a good mobile around 15k

User Rating: 4 (1 vote)
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  1. Thanks to the pros and cons, this smartphone really built its impact in the world.

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