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Bigger View , Better Sound

6.09"*2 Dewdrop
FullView Display*1

Fashionable Dual-
Texture Phone Body

8-Core Power
Efficient Processor

2GB + 32GB

Insanely Powerful

Wireless FM

Dual SIM Slot+
Micro-SD Slot

13MP Wide
Aperture Rear

Enjoy The 6.09"*2All-Screen Experience*1

HONOR 8A is well known for the 6.09-inch flagship-level dewdrop notch screen*1 which reaches an 87%*3 screen-to-body ratio through an ultra-narrow border that graces three of its edges. This unique FullView Display Smartphone has passed the TÜV Rheinland Eye Comfort Certification and the screen reduces emission of blue light, reducing harm to the eyes from long periods of exposure. The Finger Gesture commands are also designed to make single-handed operation a simple matter.

The Beauty of a Minimalistic Dewdrop Design

HONOR 8A dual sim slot smartphone has a lot of offer! In the mere 3.2mm edge at the top of the screen, the front camera, light sensor, proximity sensor, and receiver are all well integrated. The dewdrop notch design reduces the area by 71.1%*3 compared with traditional notches. Face Unlock is also supported even in the dark and identifies 1,024 distinctive facial features extremely accurately.

Dewdrop notch screen

Facial recognition

Screen unlocking

The Elegance of the Exquisite Dual-Texture Body

HONOR 8A android phone pays a tribute to the classic dual-texture smartphone body design and their multi-layered smooth surfaces. It is not only a communication device, but more importantly a piece of art. HONOR 8A is also available in four trendy color options that are guaranteed to meet various kinds of aesthetic tastes of various users.


Experience the Power of the
8-Core Efficient Processor!

The MT6765 high-frequency 8-core processor in the one and only selfie camera smartphone HONOR 8A, is clocked at up to 2.3GHz and delivers strong functionality*4 while its 12nm flagship-level processing provides the ultimate power saving performance.

Volume Taken to the Next Level*4
A Sound Cannon in Your Pocket!

The widely acclaimed high-volume speakers of the HONOR 8A's predecessors have yet again received an upgrade*4! The big sound cavity with a dual-suspension structure is combined with the new high-power SmartPA speaker that gives a 30% improvement*4 compared with the previous generations of speakers.

Wireless FM Radio, A World
of Content Delivered
to You Anytime, Anywhere!

The built-in FM radio in HONOR 8A provides plenty of content for you to listen to that does not require any cable connection or mobile data usage*7. It’s simple and you can access it anywhere you go!

13MP Wide Aperture Camera
That Offers Crystal Clear Night Photography*10

HONOR 8A is the one and only wide aperture rear camera smartphone you can get in markets today! That’s because the rear 13MP camera with an f/1.8 aperture lets in more light for great nighttime photos and accurate background bokeh. While the 8MP front camera provides intelligent beautification for your selfies, so that even the most casually taken photos will come out spectacularly professional looking!

A Wild Range of Functionality with the
Dual SIM Slot and Micro-SD Slot!

The dual SIM slot and Micro-SD slot design in HONOR
8A Smartphone supports dual VoLTE HD calls*6,
while the two SIM cards and a microSD card can work
simultaneously. It supports up to 512GB of
external memory, which easily capacitates
10,000 songs without any loss in quality.

A Whole Day of Use on the
3,020mAh Battery*9

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. You will never have to worry about running out of battery with HONOR 8A Android Smartphone!

EMUI 9.0*5 : A New
System for A New Phone!

The optimized EMUI 9.0 operating system in the latest dual sim smartphone in the HONOR Series, HONOR 8A, 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.

Get Reliable and Superior Quality

Under robust quality control procedures, HONOR 8A Android Smartphone upholds the highest standards of quality in accordance to internal Device Durability Testing 4.1 benchmarks.

Examples of Device Durability Testing benchmarks

Repeated on-off power testing (Ensures normal functioning after repeated on-off power testing) 10,000 times
Repeated activation of standby mode (Guaranteeing normal functioning of standby mode) 100,000 times
Power Button Test 200,000 times
Volume Button Test 50,000 times
USB Connector Durability Test 10,000 times
Headphone Jack Durability Test 5,000 times
Fingerprint Sensor Durability Test 200,000 times
Touch Screen Durability Test 800,000 times
Pressure Test 2000 times
Static Pressure Test 70 KG
Thermal Test -40℃~70℃
Extended Temperature and Humidity Test Temperature: 55℃/Humidity: 95%
Extended Thermal Cycling Test -20℃~55℃

*1: FullView screen is the current general concept in the industry. It is generally to considered to refer to a mobile phone with a narrow border, a high screen-to-body ratio and a tiny notch.

*2: HONOR 8A Android Smartphone features a rounded corner design - the length of the screen diagonal measures 6.088 inches.

*3: All data and benchmark results are based on results from HONOR lab tests.

*4: In Comparison with HONOR 7A.

*5: Equipped with 9.0 lite system, some functions are different, please take the real machine system as the standard.

*6: Dual-Sim 4G support is subject to technical support from specific networks in certain locations. Whether or not a software update will support more networks will depend on the 4G version supported by the application.

*7: Signal strength and the number of channels the wireless speaker is able to simultaneously support will vary depending on regional and other environmental circumstances.

*8: Price changes may occur on the website due to system cache and page reload. If any unusual change is detected regarding product price or promotional offers, please contact us immediately for adjustments.

*9: Battery capacity is measured in typical voltage.

*10: Mobile phone shooting effects vary with the environment.

*11: Product pictures and display contents on the foregoing pages are provided for reference only. Actual product features and specifications (including but not limited to appearance, colour, and size), as well as actual display contents (including but not limited to backgrounds, UI, and icons) may vary.

*12: HONOR makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the product information it provides at the time of publication. Subsequent changes to text and images involving product batches, production and supply factors may be made by Huawei/HONOR to ensure that they match the performance, specifications, indexes, and components of the actual product. Due to the unpredictability of device batches and production supply, product information is subject to change without further notice.

All performance data are theoretical values obtained from HONOR's laboratory through tests carried out under specific conditions. (For more information on testing conditions, please refer to the aforementioned product details.) Actual performance may vary owing to differences in individual product configuration, software versions, application conditions, and environmental factors. All data is subject to actual usage.