Huawei Honor 8 confirmed to be launched on July 11

Thanks to TENAA listing, we now know how the Honor 8 looks and what kind of hardware it packs. The Honor 8 was initially expected to launch on June 25, but that didn’t happen. While we were expecting the device to be launched on July 5, a launch teaser shared by company’s executive now confirms that the Honor 8 will be launched on July 11.


Zhao George, Honor’s President of Business shared the above shown poster. If you take a closer look at the poster, it shows two circles which hint at the dual camera setup found on the Honor 8. Something which we have seen on TENAA listing of Honor 8. The launch event will start at 6.30pm local time in China on July 11, 2016.

Image of Honor 8 posted on TENAA’s website

According to the TENAA listing, the Honor 8 will be powered by a 2.3 GHz octa-core processor which is expected to be Kirin 950. The processor will be paired with 4 GB RAM and wil have 32 GB of internal storage. If that much storage is not enough for you, you can expand the external storage up to 128 GB via microSD card.

Huawei Honor 8 specifications:

  • CPU: 2.3 GHz octa-core processor
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Display: 5.2-inch Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display
  • Rear Camera: 12 MP dual camera
  • Front Camera: 8 MP
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • External Storage: Expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card
  • Other: Fingerprint Scanner
  • Battery: 2900 mAh

Details on pricing and availability will be revealed during the launch event which is less than two weeks away.