On the evening of September 5, the Honor 8X/8X Max was officially released. At present, the 8X series is available for pre-order in the e-commerce platforms such as Huawei Mall, Honor Jingdong self-operated flagship store, Tmall Honor official flagship store, etc. However, these handsets will start shipping on September 11. The Honor 8X is equipped with a Kirin 710 processor, 4GB+64GB and 6GB+64GB/128GB memory combinations, and provides four colors of magic night black, charm sea blue, charm flame red, dream purple. The starting price is 1399 yuan ($204).
The Honor 8X uses a 6.5-inch bangs screen, which accounts for 91% of the front panel. It has passed the certification of the German Rhine Eye, which can reduce the damage of the phone to the eyes when using it for a long time. The Kirin 710 chip on the Honor 8X supports GPU Turbo technology and provides a smooth gaming experience.
At the same time, the Honor 8X is equipped with a 20MP + 2MP rear dual-camera supporting AI. Also, there is a variety of AI communication enhancement modes that can effectively improve the communication quality in high-speed options, in the elevators and other problematic cases.
As for the Honor 8X Max, it has two different processor versions of Snapdragon 660 and Snapdragon 636. There are three color options to choose from – Magic Night Black, Charm Blue, and Magic Flame Red. The 636+4GB+64GB/128GB version is also available for pre-order at a starting price tag of 1499 yuan ($219). The 660+6GB+64GB version will not be available until October.
The Honor 8X Max uses a 7.12-inch pearl screen with a screen ratio of up to 90%. It also passes the certification of the German Rhine Eye. The Max version features dual speakers + Dolby panoramic sound, and you can get a great audio experience. The Honor 8X Max is equipped with a 5000mAh high-capacity battery, which is matched with a fast charge of up to 18W.