HONOR today announced the sale date for its recently launched smartphone, HONOR X8 in United Arab Emirates market. The powerful HONOR X8 with HONOR RAM Turbo technology will be available for sale from today via HONOR Online Store, Sharaf DG, Jumbo, Emax, Ecity, Carrefour, Axiom, Amazon and Noon at an affordable price of AED 899 with a free backpack. Designed for a style conscious audience, the HONOR X8 is available in three striking colors: Titanium Silver, Midnight Black, and Ocean Blue.
The HONOR X8 is a pivotal landmark in the series, it sets high standards by providing the customers an exquisitely slim and stylish design, a large screen with super narrow bezels and boasts an advanced memory capability the HONOR RAM Turbo, an HONOR technology, that provides smooth experience to the users.
The release marks HONOR’s first HONOR X Series product launch in Middle East market, since becoming a fully independent brand and follows the successful launch of the HONOR 50 Series that will expand the brand’s product portfolio and bring HONOR’s powerful technology to all users. Running on Android 11 with Google Mobile Services (GMS), the HONOR X8 will be available in UAE at AED 899 (6GB+128GB).
Keeping in mind the consumers buying pattern shifting towards online in the Middle East and to make HONOR products accessible to more and more customers, HONOR announced the opening of company-owned online store in UAE – HONOR Online Store. Going forward, HONOR products will be available online on the store for all categories: ranging from phones, Laptops, Wearables and Accessories.
HONOR X8 will also be available on the HONOR Online Store and as an opening offer, the first 100 smartphone consumers will receive exclusive gift box and get free shipping. The offer is valid till March 31st only.
HONOR RAM Turbo
The HONOR X8 boasts an advanced memory capability, and is equipped with HONOR RAM Turbo, an HONOR technology solution that coverts a small portion of Read Only Memory (ROM) into RAM, boosting efficiency and allowing users to enjoy faster speeds, and an optimized user experience loading apps and content.
Perfect for users who enjoy faster speeds when loading apps and content, HONOR RAM Turbo expands RAM by compressing background apps, enabling the HONOR X8 to simultaneously open around 20 apps compared to competition which is just 12 apps at a given point of time without compromising on efficiency.
The technology stops background processes from getting killed when users switch apps, ensuring users can take a call or write a message when they are gaming or watching a movie. Apps will still be running in the background and waiting for users to pick up exactly where they left off.
A smartphone powerhouse, the HONOR X8 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 Mobile Platform, an advanced 6nm processor, designed to deliver superior performance while conserving power.
6.7-inch HONOR FullView Display
Presenting a truly immersive visual entertainment experience, the HONOR X8 has super narrow bezels which deliver an impressive 93.6% screen-to-body ratio, the highest to be achieved among traditional smartphones of the same grade and smartphones in the same category. To accomplish this industry breakthrough, HONOR developed an innovative glue dispensing solution, which enabled the left and right frames of the HONOR X8 to be compressed to 1.1mm, while the top frame is only 1.15mm thin
HONOR X8 boasting a 6.7-inch HONOR FullView display. The screen resolution is 2388×1080 pixels and it supports 16.7 million colors, enhancing clarity, and offering a true-to-life viewing experience, ideal for watching movies, browsing photos, and gaming.
The HONOR X8 is also packed with advanced eye protection features, including TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light Certification, eBook Mode and Dark Mode, ensuring a comfortable reading and viewing experience, even after extended periods of use or in dimly lit environments.
Guaranteeing long-lasting battery life for users, the HONOR X8 comes equipped with a 4000mAh battery with 22.5W HONOR Wired SuperCharge capability, delivering up to 13 hours of YouTube video content, 19 hours of web browsing and 9.3 hours of gaming.
With the help of SuperCharge, in just ten minutes, gamers can juice up their device with enough charge which enables 100 minutes of gaming, ensuring them to rapidly power up their device, enjoy their favourite game without having to worry about running out of power.
Premium Photography Capabilities
Bringing a beyond exceptional photography experience, the HONOR X8 boasts a Quad Camera setup, including a 64MP Main Camera, an 5MP Wide Angle Camera, a 2M Sensing Macro Camera and a 2M Sensing Bokeh Camera.
Perfect for budding photographers and creators who love to capture content on the go and record special moments with family and friends, the 64MP ultra-clear camera offers an exceptional photography experience especially at night or low-light scenario and allows users to capture more detail and vivid photos. The 5MP Wide Angle Camera with a 120o angle of viewand a f/2.2 aperture allows users to capture more elements in the frame with greater ease and convenience.
Ultra Slim and Lightweight
The HONOR X8 has been designed with an ultra slim and lightweight body, coming in at just 7.45mm thick and weighing just 177g. Boasting a flat-edge design and elegant rounded corners on all four sides, the HONOR X8 fits comfortably in the palm of a hand, and can effortlessly slide into small handbags and pockets, ensuring users will never be weighed down.