Honor 8A Review, Specification & Price in Nigeria
The 6.09-inch flagship-level dewdrop notch screen reaches an 87% screen-to-body ratio through an ultra-narrow border that graces three of its edges.
Having passed TÜV Rheinland eye comfort certification, the screen reduces emission of blue light, reducing harm to the eyes from long periods of exposure.
Finger gesture commands are designed to make single-handed operation a simple matter. A tribute to the classic dual-texture smartphone body design and their multi-layered smooth surfaces, the HONOR 8A is a communication device, but more importantly a piece of art. Four trendy color options meet various kinds of aesthetic.
Honor 8A key Features
- 6.09 inches IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~282 ppi)
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35
- 3GB RAM
- 64GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 13 MP Rear Camera
- 8 MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE Network
- Fingerprint Scanner
- Non-removable Li-Po 3020 mAh Battery
Design & Display
In the mere 3.2mm edge at the top of the screen, the front camera, light sensor, proximity sensor, and receiver are well integrated.
The dewdrop notch design reduces the area by 71.1% compared with traditional notches. Face unlock is supported even in the dark, and identifies 1,024 distinctive facial features accurately.
The phone measures 156.3 x 73.5 x 8.2 mm in dimensions and weight 150 grams. On the front, it has a water drop notch and a small bezel both on the top and bottom. While, the bezel at the bottom has the Honor logo.
The mobile device offers a screen size of 6.09 inches with an IPS LCD display panel. The screen has a resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels and 282 PPI density for clear visuals.
The Honor 8A screen reaches a 79.2% screen-to-body ratio and the device has display protection.
The rear 13MP camera with an f/1.8 aperture lets in more light for great nighttime photos and accurate background bokeh. Its 8MP front camera provides intelligent beautification for your selfies, so that even the most casually taken photos will come out spectacularly.
On the camera side, the Honor 8A has a single 13MP f/1.8 sensor and there is an 8MP f/2.0 camera.
The main camera is paired with an LED flash for dark photos with HDR, panorama and it can record 2K videos resolution @30fps, while the front camera has HDR support.
Software & Hardware
The MT6765 high-frequency 8-core processor, clocked at up to 2.3GHz, delivers strong functionality, while its 12nm flagship-level processing provides the ultimate power saving performance.
The SOC has an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 2.3 GHz and PowerVR GE8320 for graphics. In terms of performance, the handset will be rubbing shoulders with Tecno Camon 15 and others.
It has an internal storage of 64GB with a dedicated slot for a micro SD card. The widely acclaimed high-volume speakers of the HONOR 8A’s predecessors have yet again received an upgrade.
The big sound cavity with a dual-suspension structure combines with the new high-power SmartPA speaker, a 30% improvement*4 compared with the previous generation’s speakers.
Battery & Connectivity
The built-in FM radio provides plenty of content for you to listen to while not requiring cable connection or mobile data usage.
The dual SIM slot and Micro-SD slot design supports dual VoLTE HD calls, while two SIM cards and a microSD card can work simultaneously. Up to 512GB of external memory is supported, which easily capacitates 10,000 songs without a loss in quality.
The built-in 3,020mAh battery works with the 12nm power-efficient processor and EMUI’s intelligent power-saving capabilities to easily provide a full day’s use.
Honor 8A Price in Nigeria
The optimized EMUI 9.0 operating system is based on the latest Android 9. The background app management algorithms are enhanced by artificial intelligence to guarantee smooth operation even after long periods of use.
With that being said, the Honor 8A 2020 will sell at a price of £108.33 and it will be shipped in Black and Blue colors. In Nigeria, it will sell at a price of (NGN) 52,000 Naira.
And it can be purchased at any popular e-commerce platform close to your region.
Honor 8A Specifications
Dimension : 156.3 x 73.5 x 8 mm (6.15 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
Display : IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size : 6.09 inches, 91.0 cm2 (~79.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution : 720 x 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)
OS : Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9
Chipset : Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
CPU : Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
Internal Memory : 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 3GB RAM
Video : 1080p@30fps
Wlan : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Sensors : Accelerometer, proximity
Battery : Non-removable Li-Po 3020 mAh battery