Huawei's sub-brand Honor has made a great success in both China and international smartphone market for its high quality and best budget price. Now a new Honor smartphone is upcoming to release next month, the Huawei company just released an official teaser image confirming that a new device named V8 will be unveiled on May 10 in Beijing China. the new Huawei Honor V8 also features dual rear cameras like Huawei P9 and becomes one of the dual camera smartphones list. According to some new rumored reports that surfaced online, this upcoming Huawei Honor V8 smartphone is codenamed ‘Knight’.
It is sure that Huawei Honor V8 will feature dual rear cameras from the teaser image with an “eight” number, but no more specifications revealed yet so most of the specifications are estimated from reports and tech fans.
Estimated specifications of Huawei Honor V8
- HiSilicon Kirin 950 octa core processor with Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 and quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53
- 5.5-inch Full HD IPS LCD capacitive touch screen of 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution display
- 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage expandable to 128GB via MicroSD card
- Dual 12MP rear cameras like Huawei P9 but without the Leica optics, most of the other camera features like phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama and HDR might be kept.
- 8MP front camera for selfie
- Fingerprint scanner on the rear
- USB Type C interface port
- 3000mAh battery
Most of the other common specifications are not spread on the internet and all the specifications except dual rear cameras feature are not yet confirmed by the Huawei official and let’s wait for the May 10 launch event for the confirmation.
As far as specifications of Honor V8 are concerned, the Huawei Honor V8 is expected to be priced around 2000 Yuan, around $308. Considering this price range, Huawei Honor V8 will be taking on affordable flagships from other Chinese popular smartphone brands like Xiaomi MI 5, Meizu Pro 6, LeEco Le 2 and others when launched. Of course, the Huawei Honor V8 is a unique smartphone comparing with most of the newly released phones for its dual rear cameras.