Huawei Honor 8 Lite Review (Specifications, Price with Pros and Cons)

Since the Chinese phone manufacturer “Huawei” launched the online brand known as “Honor”, they have not looked back in releasing series of phone models under the very band. in this post we shall be having a review on the Huawei Honor 8 Lite, looking at its specifications (pointing out some pros and cons) and the price. Maybe you are already making use of the device, you can air your contribution at the comment section of this page.

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Huawei Honor 8 Lite Review (Specifications, Price with Pros and Cons)

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Features


2.5D Curved Glass Protection

The Huawei Honor 8 Lite features a nice 5.2inch display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixel, this is quite on point for gaming and other multimedia. The brand gave the display a protection layer of 2,5D glass, which also gives a smooth feeling when touched.

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Android Nougat OS Out-of-the-box

Though the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system was released in 2016, there are so many pones manufactured this year that are still running on previous operating systems. However, the Huawei Honor 8 Lite is equipped with the latest Android Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. Huawei was the first brand to feature the latest Android operating system on a mid-range smartphone.




Good Front Camera With Wide Angle Lens

The Huawei Honor 8 Lite was equipped by the brand with an 8MP front camera. The good thing about the camera is that apart from it being decent, it was improved with a wide angle lens that is capable of capturing up to 77 degree of landscape.


Hybrid SIM Slot

This feature have turned out to be a deal breaker to most smartphones manufactured these days. No phone user is ready to sacrifice a SIM slot for a microUSD or vice versa. The Huawei Honor 8 Lite coming with this same feature is indeed a thumbs down, but apart from this cons, the phone is indeed a must-have. Set your eyes on its full specifications below.

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Huawei Honor 8 Lite Specifications

General Specifications

Launch Date 01 May, 2017
Price Rs. 14,490
Brand Huawei
Model Honor 8 Lite
Color White, Gold, Blue, Black
Form Factor Bar
Category Smartphone
Dual Sim Yes
Hybrid Sim  (Nano + Nano / MicroSD)
Sim Card Dual Nano Sim
Waterproof No
Fingerprint Scanner  Back
Network LTE + LTE
Operating System Android V7.0 (Nougat)
Custom UI EMUI 5.0
Metal Body  Aluminium Alloy And Polycarbonate
Dimensions 147.2 x 72.9 x 7.6 mm
Weight 147 Grams

Processor & RAM

Processor 2.1 GHz Octa Core 64-bit (2.1 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 16 nm)
Chipset Kirin 655
GPU Mali T830-MP2


Internal Storage 64 GB
Expandable Storage  Up To 128 GB
Card Slot Micro Sd Card


Size 5.2 Inches (Large)
Screen Full HD IPS 2.5D Curved Glass Display
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Gyroscope, Fingerprint Identity Sensor
Resolution 1080 x 1920 Pixels, Full HD
Pixel Density 424 ppi
Colours 16M
Keyboard Touch
Screen to Body Ratio 69.65%
Stylus No
Other Input Features Multi-Touch


Rear Camera  12 MP , 1.25μm Pixel
Front Camera  8 MP
Rear Flash  Single LED Flash
Front Camera Sensor CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor)
Rear Camera Sensor CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor)
Rear Camera Aperture f/2.2
Front Camera Aperture f/2.0
Rear Camera Features Geo Tagging, Continuous Shooting, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Touch Focus, Face Detection, White balance setting, ISO settings, Exposure Compensation, Scene Mode, 1.25 um Pixel Size Sensor
Front Camera Features 27 mm Focal Length, 77 Degree Wide Angle Selfie Camera Lense
Rear Auto Focus  Phase Detection Autofocus
Video Recording  1920×1080 @ 30 FPS, Full HD
Zoom  Digital Zoom


Battery Capacity 3000 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion, Non Removable
Wireless Charging No
Quick Charging Yes
Stand By Time (GSM) 627 hr
Talk Time 3G 21 hr

Calling & Messaging

Phone Book Unlimited
Instant Messaging Yes
Email Yes


2G  GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G  HSDPA 2100 MHz / HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
WiFi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth  V4.1
NFC Support No
Infrared No
USB Port  Type C
Edge Yes
Miracast Yes
USB Type-C Yes


Radio Yes
Headset Yes
Audio Format WAV, MP3
Video Format 3GP, DivX, MP4
Speaker Yes

Additional Information

Items in the Box Mobile Handset (with Battery), USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Ear Phone, Back Cover, User Manual


Now you have seen the full specifications and features review, below you can find the price you can purchase this Honor 8 Lite in some countries.

Huawei Honor 8 Lite Price

Below are the listed prices of the Huawei Honor 8 Lite in some countries.

Honor 8 Lite Price in India: Rs 14,535

Honor 8 Lite Price in Pakistan: PKR  24,900

Honor 8 Lite Price in USA: $ 239

Honor 8 Lite Price in Saudi Arabia: SAR 690

Honor 8 Lite Price in Price in Nigeria: NGN 75,000

Honor 8 Lite Price in Kenya: KSH 24,800

Honor 8 Lite Price in Ghana:  GHS 1,050

Honor 8 Lite Price in UK: £ 183

Honor 8 Lite Price in Euro: EUR 207

Honor 8 Lite Price in South Africa: ZAR 3,094

Honor 8 Lite Price in Egypt: EGP 4,290

Honor 8 Lite Price in Algeria: DZD 26,027

Honor 8 Lite Price in Uganda: UGX 860,400

Honor 8 Lite Price in UAE: AED 649

These are the prices can buy the Huawei Honor 8 Lite in their respective countries. But you should also have in mind that the price may have a little slight difference depending on the store or marketplace.

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