Huawei Honor 8 Lite With Android Nougat & Octa-Core SoC

Posted on Feb 2 2017 - 8:50pm by Alex Curran

Huawei has quietly launched its new smartphone the Huawei Honor 8 Lite in Finland. The Lite version of the Honor 8 smartphone is up for pre-orders and it’s officially goes on sale on February 17.


Huawei Honor 8 Lite Features

The smartphone features a 5.2 inch Full HD display with the screen resolution of 1080 × 1920 pixel along with 2.5D curved glass protection. The Huawei Honor 8 Lite runs on EMUI 5.0, based on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. It is powered by the company’s own Kirin 655 octa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM, while the Honor 8 sports a Kirin 950 processor along with 4GB of RAM. The smartphone comes with 16GB of built-in storage with the option to further expand it via MicroSD card up to 128GB.

Regarding the camera, the lite version sports a 12 megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and autofocus. On the front of the device, there is an 8 megapixel front facing camera with a 77 degree wide-angle lens for selfie shooter.

Under the hood, the smartphone packs a 3,000mAh battery capacity and there is also support of fast charging technology (9V/2A). The phone available in four color options: black, blue, gold and white. However, the reports claims that the company will make available only the Black and white color option right now while the Gold variants will launch sometime in the end of the month. And the Blue variant will be come in March.

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Specs

  • 2 inch Full HD display
  • 1080 × 1920 pixel
  • 5D curved glass protection
  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Kirin 655 octa-core processor
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 16GB of built-in storage
  • Expandable storage: Up to 128GB
  • 12 megapixel rear camera
  • 8 megapixel front facing camera
  • 3,000mAh battery capacity
  • Fast charging technology (9V/2A)
  • Color options: Black, White Gold and Blue

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Price

The Huawei Honor 8 Lite is already on pre-order in Finland priced at €269 and will start shipping on February 17.

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Release Date

Release Date February 17