Honor 8: first technical specifications, launch the 20 June?

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Honor has begun the distribution of invitations for the virtual event scheduled for 20nd June, during which the company stated that it will unveil a new product "fast, robust and economical".

The event, which will be held at 14:00 English time (15:00 in Italy) for a duration of approximately 20 minutes, seems to be able to focus on the presentation of the new flagship Honor 8.

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The 2016 would seem to be the year of the smartphone with double lens: one of these is definitely theHonor V8 presented at the beginning of the year, equipped with one double camera da 12 mega-pixels and a display from 5.7 inches, whose dimensions catalog it as phablet, narrowing the target market.

Fortunately, however, the new one Honor 8 it seems it can open the doors even to those who appreciate smaller screens, providing the same, or almost, specifications of the Honor V8. In fact, theHonor 8 it should keep the same double camera da 12 mega-pixels, but return to a screen from 5.2 inches, same size as its predecessor Honor 7.

Last year just theHonor 7 it proved to be a very valid device with a decent quality / price ratio resulting in a success for the company; consequently, a year later, the release of a new version of the aforementioned smartphone would be likely.

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Presumably the next Honor device, codenamed "Honor Faraday", Could therefore be equipped with hardware substantially in line with that of theHonor V8, of which you can appreciate the design in the image above.

This Honor 8 it would then be equipped with a processor Kirin 950, if not Kirin 955, with a minimum of 4 GB di RAM. Other possible hardware details include support for the recharge wireless, an interface USB Type-C and a infrared sensor, all powered by a battery at least 3000 mAh. Furthermore, the screen from 5.2 inches in resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels should be of high quality with a curvature a 2.5 D.

We emphasize that the technical data received are rumors, not always reliable, even if in days the unofficial or even official data could be supplied directly from the manufacturer.

How many would be interested in this Honor 8, that is a sort of smaller version of the already known Honor V8?

So that you can get an idea of ​​the smartphone next to launch, we remind you of the technical specifications of theHonor V8:

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  • IPS display from 5.7 inches diagonal with resolution Full HD / Quad HD, 386 / 515 PPI and curvature 2.5D;
  • dimensions of 157 x 77.6 x 7.75 mm and a weight of 170 grams;
  • processor octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 955 with 64 architecture bit ARMv8-A: 4 x 2.3 GHz A72 + 4 x 1.8 GHz A53;
  • ARM GPU Mali-T880 MP4 from 900 MHz;
  • 4 GB di RAM LPPDDR4 dual channel from 1333 MHz;
  • 32 / 64 GB of memory expandable through micro SD;
  • double camera Sony IMX286 back from 12 mega-pixels with f / 2.2 aperture,autofocus laser and double LED flash dual tone;
  • Sony IMX179 front camera from 8 mega-pixels with f / 2.4 aperture;
  • fingerprint reader rear;
  • audio chips Smart PA;
  • support dual SIM 4G LTE Cat.6;
  • Wi-Fi a / b / g / n / ac Dual Band, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C, NFC (in the appropriate version);
  • battery by 3500 mAh with quick charging 9V 2A;
  • operating system Android 6.0 Marshmallow with interface EMUI 4.1.

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