Honor 8S – Full Specs and Official Price in the Philippines

Honor 8S
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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

Honro 8S Camera

Camera and Camera App

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

Honor 8S Dual Texture

Dual Texture

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:

SpecsHonor 8S
Screen5.71-inch HD+ IPS LCD Display (720 x 1520 Pixels, 294 ppi) with 19:9 Aspect Ratio and Dewdrop Notch
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9
ChipsetMediaTek Helio A22 (MT6761)
CPU2.0GHz Quad Core Cortex-A53
GPUPowerVR GE6300
Rear Camera13 Megapixels (f/1.8 Aperture, PDAF) and LED Flash
Front Camera 5 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture)
ExpansionExpandable up to 512GB via microSD
SIM CardDual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
BluetoothBluetooth 4.2
PositioningA-GPS, GLONASS & BeiDou
Sound 3.5mm Audio Jack
FM RadioYes
Biometrics Face Recognition
Sensors Compass, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor and Accelerometer
Battery3020 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable) with 5V/1A Charging
Material Plastic
Dimensions147.13 x 70.78 x 8.45 mm
Weight146 g
ColorsBlack and Blue
Launch DateJuly 13, 2019
Price5,490.00 - Official Price in the Philippines

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