How good is Honor 8 Pro’s battery performance?

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Battery backup remains one of the major concern for smartphone users these days. Before leaving home, we always take two things — keys and mobile charger! Taking the charger or power bank can save you from the frustration of the diminishing smartphone battery during your working day. In order to prevent all these last-minute hassles, few handset makers are now concentrating on battery department more than ever.

One such company is the Huawei’s online brand Honor. With its latest outing dubbed as Honor 8 Pro, the company has addressed this issue with a massive 4000mAh battery which pretty generous for a 5.7-inch smartphone. Recently launched OnePlus 5, which is said to be the arch-rival of Honor 8 Pro has just 3300mAh battery.

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During our real-time usage of Honor 8 Pro, it never struggled to go through an entire day. Thanks to great software optimization. Despite heavy usage including gaming, videos, Facebook and some Google Maps, we ended up having juice between 20-25% at the end of the day, which is truly remarkable at this price range.

Moving on, Honor 8 Pro comes with some intense power saving features, which no mobile offers at this price point. It comes with power saving mode, which limits the background activity and Ultra-power saving mode that only selects low power consuming app.

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Moreover, there is a screen power saving feature which lowers the screen resolution as required to save few juices. The 4000mAh battery works seamlessly alongside the latest SmartPower 5.0 technology to give you 2 full days of regular use, and nearly 1.44 days of heavy use.

Unlike any other devices, it provides you the information about the power consumption usage of hardware and software. Much to our surprise, we also have the option to optimize the battery, where it takes the required action to save power consumption.


The Honor 8 Pro supports quick charging technology with the bundled 9V/2A charger, which helps you in gaining one-third of the charge in just 30 minutes and 0 to 100% in 1 hour and 42 minutes.

This time Honor has done a good job in implementing a humongous 4000mAh battery under the sleek body with 6.7mm in thickness. With the blend of good optimization, quick charging technology the Honor 8 Pro is miles ahead of most of the other smartphones in this price range that offer heavy users through a complete day of use. You can get this smartphone exclusively on