Honor 8A Pro with 6 inch display and Mediatek Helio P35 launched
The Honor brand, owned by Huawei, introduced the 8A Pro mid-range smartphone running the Android 9.0 Pie operating system with the EMUI 9.0 add-on in the Russian market.
The Honor 8A Pro is powered by MediaTek Helio P35 SoC and sports a 6.09-inch HD+ screen.
The device is equipped with a 6.09-inch IPS-display with a resolution of 1560 × 720 pixels (HD + format). It has a resolution of 720×1560 pixels with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 283 PPI. At the top of this panel there is a small drop-notch which houses the 8-megapixel front camera.
Powered by octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC with four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2.3GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz, the device comes with PowerVR GE8320 GPU and 3GB of RAM.
There is 64GB of onboard storage as well, which can be further expanded using a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 512GB).
On the imaging front, Honor has included a 13-megapixel primary camera with an LED flash and f/1.8 aperture. There is an 8-megapixel selfie shooter on the Honor 8A Pro as well. In terms of the connectivity options, you will get 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and a Micro-USB 2.0 port. Additionally, the phone packs support for GPS and Glonass as well as a rear fingerprint sensor.
The Honor 8A Pro, further, includes a 3,020mAh battery. The phone measures 156.28×73.5x8mm and weighs 150 grams.
The amount of onboard storage and the presence of a fingerprint sensor appear to be the only differences between the Honor Play 8A that was launched in China in January.
The Honor 8A Pro is currently only launched in the Russian market and is priced at 13,990 rubles which through straight coversion comes to be around NRs.24,000. The Honor 8A Pro may be launched in Nepali market in the near future.
Honor 8A Pro Specification
- CPU – Octa-Core 4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
- Chipset – MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765), 64-Bit Processor
- GPU – PowerVR GE8320, 680 MHz
- Camera – 13MP LED Flash and AF Rear Camera| 8MP Front Camera
- Memory – RAM- 3GB LPDDR3 | ROM 64GB External Memory Support Up to 256GB
- Display – Screen size 6.09-inches IPS, HD+ Multi-Touch Display (720 x 1560 Pixels), 19:9 Ratio
- Battery – Non-Removable 3020 mAh Lithium-Polymer
- SIM – Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM + Nano-SIM/microSD), Dual Standby
- Sensors – Proximity, Light, Accelerometer, Fingerprint
- Color – Black, Blue
- Operating System – EMUI 9.0 (Android 9.0 Pie)
- I/O Interface – 1 x Nano SIM Slot, 1 x Nano SIM Slot, TF Card Slot, Micro USB Port, Power Button, Volume Button, Microphone
- Dimensions – 73.5 mm x 156.3 mm x 8 mm
- Weight – 150 Grams (With Battery)
- More Features – Plastic Body Design, Speaker, IPS HD+ Display, VoLTE, Dual Camera Setup, Dual SIM, HD Video Recording, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, OTG, VoLTE Support, 5V/1A Charger Output Power, eMMC 5.1 Storage, Notch Design, Smart PA, Super Sound.