Huawei GX8 with 5.5 inch full HD display and fingerprint scanner unveiled

After launching the G8, Huawei has now launched the Huawei GX8 in USA at the on-going CES 2016 to compete in the affordable segment.


Huawei has announced the launch of the Huawei GX8, which is the company’s latest smartphone in the G series flaunting a fingerprint scanner. The device has a 5.5 inch AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa core Snapdragon 616 processor with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Huawei GX8 has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with OIS and dual tone LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android Lollipop version with a 3000 mAh battery. The handset is available in gold, gray and silver colour options and is expected to be released in Q1 2016.

Huawei GX8 specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor
  • Adreno 405 GPU
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 32 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v5.1 Lollipop
  • 3000 mAh battery