Huawei Honor 8X Max Advantages, Disadvantages, Review – Big Display !!

Huawei Honor 8X Max mid-range smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Huawei Honor 8X Max advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.

Huawei Honor 8X Max

Best Price: Rs.20,999(India), $285(USA)

Huawei Honor 8X Max Advantages (Pros):

  • Huawei Honor 8X Max comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
  • It offers 7.12-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 83.4% and Multitouch in it with EMUI 8.2.
    • Its display has good pixel density for its full HD resolution(~350 PPI) with 18:7:9 aspect ratio.
  • The device is heavy to carry with 210g and 8.1 mm in thickness.
  • It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
  • It provides 4/6 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
  • Huawei Honor 8X Max has equipped with Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 (14 nm) chipset and the performance is smooth with no lags.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 509 GPU. So gaming performance is good.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 256 GB (uses dedicated slot).
  • It offers Dual Camera 16 MP (f/2.0, PDAF) + 2 MP (f/2.4, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
  • It offers 8 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.0, HDR.
  • Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
  • It has the battery capacity of 5000 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage and supports Fast battery charging 9V/2A 18W.
  • 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 colors to choose.
  • Supports FM radio.
  • Huawei Honor 8X Max supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Dolby Atmos sound.

Huawei Honor 8X Max Disadvantages (Cons):

  • Very heavy to carry and you can’t use it with a single hand.
  • Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
  • No USB Type C reversible connector support
  • No display protection like gorilla glass.
  • No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
  • No NFC connectivity support.
  • No wireless charging support.

Check out Huawei Honor 8X Max Specifications:

General Features
Brand Huawei
Model Name Honor 8X Max
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 8.1
Chipset Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636 (14 nm)
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
GPU Adreno 509
Colors Black, Blue, Red
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 7.12 inches, 127.8 cm2 (~83.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 22404pixels, 18:7:9 ratio (~350 ppi density)
Dimensions 177.6 x 86.3 x 8.1 mm (6.99 x 3.40 x 0.32 in)
Weight 210 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 8 MP
Other Selfie Features f/2.0, HDR
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
RAM and Storage
RAM 4/6 GB
Internal Memory 64/128 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses a dedicated slot)
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 5000 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 microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
3.5mm jack Yes
Other Features
FM FM Radio
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Dolby Atmos sound

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