Connect with us

Officially Launched

Honor launches the stunning Honor 8 Lite in India through offline channels

Published

on

As we had exclusively reported earlier, Honor has now launched the new Honor 8 Lite smartphone here in India. Honor, which is a sub-brand of Huawei, has now launched the new Honor 8 Lite smartphone in India and it is priced at 17,999 INR. This is the company’s new smartphone under their flagship Honor 8 series. And just like the Honor 8, this also comes with a very elegant design which catches the eye with its reflective back. The Honor 8 Lite comes with an Octa-Core CPU and has 4GB of RAM.

On the front, there is a 5.2″ FHD display with 2.5D curved glass on top of it. It has 64GB of internal storage, which you can further expand as well via a microSD card. The smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box with the company’s EMUI 5.0. It is Dual SIM smartphone which offers 4G and supports VoLTE as well. However, the Honor 8 Lite ditches the dual camera module for a single 12MP sensor and on the front, we have an 8MP selfie shooter. The smartphone will be available in a Premium Black color initially, which will be followed by the Blue color later in coming months.

The smartphone will be available to purchase starting 12th May 2017 in all the Honor partner stores across the country. Having said that, we would like to know what do you think about this. Would you be interested in buying this smartphone? Be sure to let us know by dropping a comment down below and also, stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more info like this.

Earlier: Back in February, we exclusively covered about the possible launch of Honor 8 Lite and Honor Bee 2 in India. A couple of days back, the Honor Bee 2 with entry-level specifications went on sale in the offline market for Rs. 7,499. Now, we have received another exclusive tip about the mid-range Honor 8 Lite smartphone. It is already on sale in few of the European markets as Huawei P8 Lite 2017 and Huawei Nova Lite. As per our source, the Honor 8 Lite will be available in the Indian market from May 1st which is just a couple of weeks away.

Unlike the other variants of the Honor 8 Lite that packs just 3GB of RAM, the Indian variant will sport 4GB of RAM. There will be 64GB of onboard storage that can be further expanded via MicroSD card slot. Apart from skipping the dual camera setup, the Honor 8 Lite looks similar to Honor 8 with the 2.5D curved glass laid on front and back of the device. There is a 5.2-inch display with Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution. Under the hood is the in-house Kirin 655 octa-core processor coupled with Mali-T830 GPU. The popular mid-range device, Honor 6X with dual camera setup also uses the same Kirin 655 SoC.

It runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS with the customized EMUI 5.0 laid on top. In the camera department, the Honor 8 Lite sports a 12MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP front camera with wide-angle lens for selfies and video calls. It measures 137.2 x 72.94 x 7.6 mm and weighs 147 grams. There is also a fingerprint sensor placed on the rear that also supports gestures for accessing notification panel or capturing photos in the camera app. It supports dual SIM dual standby using the hybrid sim slot where the user can add two SIM card or a single SIM card and a MicroSD card.

Coming to the pricing, the Honor 8 Lite with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage will be priced at Rs. 17,999. The earlier launched Honor 8 with the high-end specifications and dual camera setup is still retailing at Rs. 29,999. Stay tuned on Phone Radar for more exclusive information about the upcoming smartphones.

Continue Reading
Comments

Recommended Video

Connect on Facebook

Top 5

Top 53 months ago

Top Features of the Vivo V7 Plus Smartphone

Vivo has finally unveiled the all-new selfie-centric smartphone dubbed Vivo V7 Plus in India. Though it is the successor to V5...

Top 54 months ago

Top 5 Best Performing Smartphones Under Rs 30,000 You Can Buy in August 2017

2017 has been an amazing year for smartphones. We have seen some really great smartphones launching this year so far...

Top 56 months ago

Top 5 Features of the Panasonic Eluga Ray Smartphone

Panasonic launched the new Eluga Ray smartphone here in India a couple of weeks back. This is yet another offering...

Top 51 year ago

Top 3 Smartphones from UMi you should take a look at

UMi is a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company that has launched a couple of smartphones previously. The smartphone manufactured by the...

Top 51 year ago

Fix Top 5 Pokemon Go Problems like Server Issues, GPS error, Battery Drain

Pokémon Go by Niantic began rolling out to players across the globe, and like all any other new game release,...

Top 51 year ago

Top 5 Features of Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro & On7 Pro Smartphones

The South Korean smartphone manufacturer Samsung, has been doing pretty good job with the budget smartphone lineup. They have introduced...

iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery
Top 51 year ago

5 Tips to Make your Smartphone Battery Last till the End of the Day

Smartphones are the most useful piece of gadget that we own, which helps us get our jobs done easily. We...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features
Top 52 years ago

5 Most Important Features of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Samsung fans must be in awe this year, as they’ve got to see two new flagship devices within the span...

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung has launched the much-anticipated smartphone ‘Galaxy Note 5‘ with not much improvements over specifications, but you can find the...

Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 – Most Important features of Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the biggest announcement by Samsung Mobiles in New York. The features of the device are pretty...


Trending