Honor 8S – Full Specs and Official Price in the Philippines
The Honor 8S is a budget smartphone announced in the Philippines on July 12, 2019. It features a wide-aperture camera, dewdrop display, and textured body.
Honor 8S with Wide Aperture Camera
The smartphone has a single 13 Megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture. Lower aperture number means the phone’s camera has a wider opening allowing more light to pass through. It results in brighter pictures even in low light situations.
It also has a 5 Megapixel selfie camera on the front with beautification effects.
Display, Processor & Memory
The Honor 8S has a 5.71-inch HD+ FullView display with rounded corners and a dewdrop notch. Meanwhile, its back has a unique dual-texture design that sets it apart from other smartphones.
It’s powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 chipset with 2GB of RAM, 3020mAh battery, EMUI 9 software and 32GB of expandable storage. It has face unlock but a fingerprint sensor is absent.
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Price and Availability
The Honor 8S has an official price of ₱5,490.00 in the Philippines.
Its release date is on July 19, 2019 while pre-orders are accepted starting on July 13, 2019. Freebies include a 32GB memory card and an Honor Band 4 Running fitness tracker.
Honor 8S specs:
|Screen||5.71-inch HD+ IPS LCD Display (720 x 1520 Pixels, 294 ppi) with 19:9 Aspect Ratio and Dewdrop Notch|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio A22 (MT6761)|
|CPU||2.0GHz Quad Core Cortex-A53|
|Rear Camera||13 Megapixels (f/1.8 Aperture, PDAF) and LED Flash|
|Front Camera||5 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)|
|Expansion||Expandable up to 512GB via microSD|
|SIM Card||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)|
|Networks||4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Positioning||A-GPS, GLONASS & BeiDou|
|USB PORT||MicroUSB 2.0|
|Sound||3.5mm Audio Jack|
|Sensors||Compass, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor and Accelerometer|
|Battery||3020 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable) with 5V/1A Charging|
|Dimensions||147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45 mm|
|Colors||Black and Blue|
|Launch Date||July 13, 2019|
|Price||₱5,490.00 - Official Price in the Philippines|