honor 8X officially lands in Malaysia, first Kirin 710 device, 6.5-inch display and more for RM949


Today, honor 8X has made its way into the Malaysia market and coming in 4GB + 128GB (blue and black, no red yet) variant, the price of the newest mid-range device is RM949 and it will be available at its online store and Shopee today (9 October 2018). However, those who purchase it on the first special online sales on 12 October 2018 will receive a complimentary flipcase, gift box and a RM 100 voucher.

Unfortunately, its brother, the honor 8X Max didn't make it here but honor Malaysia will probably release it some time in the future. Anyway, the honor 8X is the first to equip the octa-core Kirin 710 processor, also with the 6.5-inch display, it has achieved a screen-to-body ratio up to 91% and other details that are mentioned below. Check out our hands on pictures below

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Welp...the notch is here to stay. That said, the 16MP front camera has 8 scene recognitions as well as semantic image segmentation just like the honor 10. Nice!

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The back is beautifully designed! Check out that reflection!! The reflection reminds me very much of the Sapphire Blue Huawei P10 Lite

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The usual dual rear camera and the fingerprint sensor. The cameras have AIS (AI Stabilization), 22 scene recognitions and Super Slow Mo up to 480fps

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Side view, the SIM tray has triple slots for two SIMs and a microSD individually

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3.5mm headphone jack, microUSB 2.o and speaker grill


The honor Band 3 was also announced for RM 119

In addition to the online sales, there will also be a roadshow in My town, Kuala Lumpur, during the weekend (13 and 14 October 2018). Customers who purchase the device will receive a complimentary honor band 3, flipcase, gift box, backpack and a RM50 voucher.

  • Kirin 710 processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 128GB internal storage (expandable memory available up to 400GB)
  • 6.5-inch display (1080 x 2340 resolution)
  • 20MP + 2MP dual rear camera, 16MP front camera
  • Features GPU Turbo, Fingerprint Sensor, AI scene recognition, Portrait Mode, Slow-Motion recording, triple SIM slot tray
  • Supports Bluetooth 4.2, aptX audio, microUSB 2.0 port connectivity
  • EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3750mAh battery

So what do you think? Let us know in the comments below and stay tuned for more honor news at TechNave.com

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