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December 10, 2018

HONOR 8X Test Review


As a mid-range mobile, HONOR 8X highlights with its good-looking and performance. This article will give you a simple review of HONOR 8X. Now go on reading and let’s have a better understanding of HONOR 8X.


Screen Dimensions: HONOR 8X has 6.5-inches Notch big Screen with screen ratio at 19.5: 9. But do not worry about the big size. The handheld feel of this new mobile magically equals to that of 5.5-iches body, since its screen-to-body ratio reaches up to 91%,

Screen parameters: Color display zone: 16.7-megapixels color, color range of 85% (typical value), FHD+ resolution: 2340*1080, Idpi PPI: 397 PPI

Framing craftsmanship: HONOR 8X firstly takes flagship COF Packaging technology to introduce 4.25mm ultra-narrow bottom edge, creating us a breakthrough visual sensation that cannot be undervalued. Let’s take a close look at how small the chin is.

From the reference photo we see that, its chin even has no room to locate HONOR Logo. We than further look at the visual effects generated by high screen-to-body ratio in the whole unit.

Camera: 16-megapixels front HD cameras provides more accurate differential smart beauty based on AI image recognition technology according to varied skin color, age and gender, etc. Four-in-one photosensitive enhancement technology provides the selfies at dark night with the image effects just like in the daytime. Also comes with 3D cosmetics, Smart Beautification, Smart skin recognition and many other practical functions.

Effects: HONOR 8X will self-adaptively process with professional effect optimization when play the videos so as to achieve better visual outcomes for those blockbusters. It expands the dynamic distribution scopes by adjusting the video contrast ratio, and further enriches the displaying details in highlighted zones and dark zones so that the users can gain more striking sense of multiple layers when watch videos both in dark or bright scenes.

Another good point is, as TÜV Rhineland low blue-ray certification eyes protection mobile, HONOR 8X is the first one to apply the leading low blue-ray certification in mobile phone, in a way to strictly restrain harmful blue-ray in the screen lights, and it is combined with self-adapted color temperature regulation function to reduce the harm to your eyes when use the mobile for a long time, really leading us to the times of mobile eye safeguard 2.0. Huawei is the first vendor to apply the combo of low blue-ray certification + light bio-safety certification as the new solution for eye protection certification.


Body: HONOR 8X innovatively uses double texture collage design and inherits the classic HONOR flagship texture effects in the right side of its body to create dazzling variations of aurora with the light and shade beautifully flowing in different light beams. The left side of its body takes more sophisticated intertwined texture, a truly creative idea to redesign the appearance of glass body, and uses 15 layers of original craftsmanship works plus 2.5D aurora glass to build 8X exclusive appearance with great charm. (color scheme options: Magic night black, Glamour ocean blue, Glamour flaming red and Dream purple)

Camera: With Back vertical 20 megapixels double-camera design, F1.8 big aperture and advanced AI photography, it supports handheld night scene mode, super slow motions, 3D image light effects and many practical functions.

In a cluttered background, the common mode will blend the subject and the background into one color all in darker scenes, and AI mode will suddenly hightlight the core position of the subject.


Processor: HONOR 8X loads new Kirin 710 processor and 6GB+128GB big memory. 710 is Kirin’s first 12mm manufacturing processor, which takes flagship A73 big core design. Compared with last generation products, its CPU singular core performance proves to be up by 75%, multi-core performance up by 68%, GPU performance up by 130% and EER up by 100%.

Battery: HONOR 8X equips with 3750mAh big battery, and compared with last generation, its battery life improves by 40%. It can support big games for 8.3H and online video for 7.69H, online music for 60H, Internet surfing 9.09H and calls for 50H at maximum. (Data source: HONOR labs’ analogy testing).