Honor 8C with 6.26-inch 19:9 display, dual rear cameras to be announced on October 11


Huawei’s Honor brand is all set to announce the Honor 8C, a new budget smartphone in the Honor 8 series on October 11th in China. The successor of Honor 7C that was introduced earlier this year now has a notch and a larger 6.26-inch screen. It is said to be powered by Snapdragon 636 SoC with 4GB of RAM. On the back there are 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual rear cameras and there is an 8-megapixel camera on the front, same as the predecessor.

TENAA certification reveals a fingerprint sensor on the back and a 4000mAh battery.

Honor 8C rumored specifications

  • 6.26-inch (1520 × 720 pixels) HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 509 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.1
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash, 2MP secondary rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions:  158.72×75.94×7.98mm; Weight: 167.2g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS
  • 4000mAh (typical) / 3900mAh (minimum) battery

The Honor 8C is expected to come in Blue, Black, Purple, Gold colors. We should know the price when the phone goes official next month.

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