Honor 8 Pro officially launched for RM1999 with VR capability + new partnership with Mobile Legends
Today, Honor Malaysia officially launched their Honor 8 Pro today at RM1999 (official RRP RM2099). Available in Malaysia nationwide, it is the only Honor phone to offer a 5.7-inch 2K or 1440 x 2560 pixel resolution display (perfect for VR) while also featuring flagship tech specs like a Huawei Kirin 960 processor, 6GB of RAM and 12MP dual rear cameras.
Here are the Honor 8 Pro tech specs:
- Kirin 960 processor, Vulkan API
- 6GB RAM
- 64GB of internal storage (expandable memory is available)
- Measures 157 x 77.5 x 6.97mm, weighs 184g
- 5.7-inch QHD display in 2K or 1440 x 2560 pixel resolution
- 12MP RGB + 12MP monochrome camera sensors / 8MP front camera
- Features 3D and VR capabilities, fingerprint sensor, USB Type C port, hybrid Dual SIM slot
- Supports 4G LTE, NFC, an infrared universal remote controller,
- EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat
- 4000 mAh battery
5.7-inch QHD display!
Looks similar to the Huawei P9
Your standard buttons, SIM card try is on the other side
Headphone jack, USB Type-C and speaker grill
The dual camera sensors are using OUFL lens
Various sites and stores are offering the Honor 8 Pro with freebies to the 1st 100 or so customers including 11street.my at RM1999 + freebies which consist of 10,000 mAh powerbank, Type-C cable and an Ossoto voucher. The Honor IOI City Mall is also offering various freebies at RM1999 while the the Honor Sunway Carnival Mall store is including other freebies like the Honor SS Band, original Honor bluetooth earpiece and more. In addition, the first 100 customers who purchases the phone on vmall.my and share their purchase on their Facebook post will be able to redeem a powerbank as well.
In other news, they have also announced their partnership with Mobile Legends South East Asia, collaborating together to host the 2017 Mobile Legends SEA Cup in Malaysia. Mandy Mai, Senior Marketing Director from Moonton said:
"I am honoured to announce this exclusive partnership with honor Malaysia and have the honor 8 Pro as the official gaming phone for the tournament which will be used by professional eSports gamers. The honor 8Pro is a device that offers exceptional speed, graphic and detail, and we believe that gamers will takes pleasure through its superior user experience."
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