Huawei Honor V8 Max will launch as the Honor Note 8 in August
Earlier this month, the Huawei Honor V8 Max was spotted on TENAA along with its images and key specifications. The new from the Honor sub-brand series is now expected to go official as the Honor Note 8 this August and the 2k screen resolution has been confirmed.
The specs of the Huawei Honor Note 8 should correspond with that of the Honor V8 Max (Huawei EDI-D100); it sports a 6.6-inch 2K WQHD display, runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with the company’s Emotion UI (EMUI) and is backed by a 4400mAh battery with fast charging support.
The device is expected in two variants. The basic model is powered by the Kirin 950 SoC, packs 3GB of RAM and 32GB built-in storage space while the higher end model is equipped with the Kirin 955 SoC along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB built-in storage. Both storage models are expandable up to 128GB.
The main camera is a 13MP IMX278 snapper with LED flash while the front camera is a 8MP snapper for video calling and selfies. The device supports 4G LTE networks bands in China and a rear-placed fingerprint sensor is also on-board, for enhanced security.
In terms of pricing, the 3GB version of the Huawei Honor Note 8 is expected to be available for CNY 1999 ($300) while the 4GB model should sell for around CNY 2299 ($344).