Honor 8 Lite officially announced with Kirin 655, 3GB RAM, and Android 7.0 Nougat


Huwaei’s sub-brand Honor has now officially announced the Honor 8 Lite. The smartphone is believed to be the low-cost variant of the popular Honor 8 smartphone which was unveiled last year. The highlight of the Honor 8 Lite includes its Kirin 655 SoC, 3GB of RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat.

Honor 8 Lite

Honor 8 Lite Specifications

The Honor 8 Lite comes with a 5.5-inch (1080x1920p) Full HD display with 2.5D curved glass on top. Under the hood, as mentioned earlier, it runs on a Kirin 655 SoC paired with Mali T830-MP2 GPU. It packs a 3GB of RAM offering 16GB of internal storage. The memory space can also be expanded via a microSD card slot up to 128GB of space. The smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box with EMUI 5.0 on top.

In the imaging department, it features  a single rear camera setup, instead of a dual camera setup as seen on the Honor 8. The smartphone now features a 12-megapixel rear facing camera with LED flash, while the front is of 8-megapixels. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB port and a 3.5mm audio jack. The smartphone packs a 3000mAh battery and also has a rear facing fingerprint sensor.

Honor 8 Lite Pricing and Availability


The Honor 8 Lite is available in four colour options which include:  Gold, Black, Blue and White. The smartphone is priced at 269 Euros ( approximately ₹19,600) and is currently on sale in Finland. No details about the global roll out have been disclosed yet.

[Source: Dna.fi | Via: @rquandt | Fonearena]