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|Specs||HONOR 7X||HONOR 8|
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100||HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|LAUNCH||Announced||2017, December||2016, July|
|Status||Available. Released 2017, December||Available. Released 2016, July|
|BODY||Dimensions||156.5 x 75.3 x 7.6 mm (6.16 x 2.96 x 0.30 in)||145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm (5.73 x 2.80 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||165 g (5.82 oz)||153 g (5.40 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, aluminum body||Front/back glass & aluminum frame|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.93 inches, 90.7 cm2 (~77.0% screen-to-body ratio)||5.2 inches, 74.9 cm2 (~72.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~407 ppi density)||1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~423 ppi density)|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||HiSilicon Kirin 659||HiSilicon Kirin 950|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex A53)|
|GPU||Mali-T830 MP2||Mali-T880 MP4|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM (L21) or 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM (L22) or 32/64 GB, 3/4 GB RAM (L24)||32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Modules||16 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.9", 1.25µm, PDAF||12 MP, f/2.2, 35mm (standard), 1/2.9", 1.25µm, PDAF & laser AF|
|2 MP, depth sensor||12 MP B/W, f/2.2, 35mm (standard), 1/2.9", 1.25µm, PDAF & laser AF|
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Modules||8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide)||8 MP, f/2.4, 1/3.2", 1.4µm|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE||4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|BATTERY||Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3340 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery|
|MISC||Colors||Black, Blue, Gold, Red, Gray||Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold|
|Price||HONOR 7X price in your country||HONOR 8 price in your country|
Compared with HONOR 8, the advantages of HONOR 7X mainly reflect in the following points.
Bigger Screen: HONOR 7X has a 5.93-inch screen while HONOR 8 has a 5.2-inch screen. HONOR 7X has a 14% bigger screen than HONOR 8. Reading, browsing internet and watching movies is more pleasing experience on a bigger screen.
Better Camera Resolution: HONOR 7X is equipped with a dual-lens 16MP + 2MP rear camera, which has more mega pixels (MP) than HONOR 8. And its 8MP front camera with wider aperture features an Effects function, helping your selfies stand out on social media.
Bigger Battery: HONOR 7X has a 3340 mAh battery, 340 mAh more battery capacity than HONOR 8. In the same situation, it generally lasts more time.
Lower price: HONOR 7X is a very affordable flagship, it sells for a more budget price than HONOR 8.
However, HONOR 8 has its own highlights, summarized in the following.
Better performance: HONOR 8 is equipped with the HiSilicon Kirin 950 while HONOR 7X is equipped with the HiSilicon Kirin 659. Undoubtedly, more powerful chipset will bring smoother user experience.
Better Screen Resolution: Although HONOR 7X has a bigger screen with more pixels, HONOR 8 has more ppi density than the other, which means it has a bit sharper and crisper screen.
Colour: HONOR 8 provides its users with more colour, Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold. More colour available means more choices to meet your various faddish taste.