HONOR Pad X8 Pro with 11.5″ 2K 120Hz display, metal body, 6 Speakers announced

HONOR has unveiled its latest offerings in China—the HONOR Pad X8 Pro tablet along with the HONOR X50 smartphone. The HONOR Pad X8 Pro boasts an impressive 11.5-inch LCD screen with a 2K resolution, 86% screen-to-body ratio, and 120Hz high-refresh display. It prioritizes eye protection with TÜV Rheinland flicker-free certification and TÜV Rheinland Hardware Level Low Blue Light Certification.

In terms of design, the HONOR Pad X8 Pro features an all-metal integrated body, measuring just 6.9mm thin and weighing approximately 495g. Notably, it is the first tablet to receive the national standard children protection certification.

The device delivers excellent audio performance with its six-speaker subwoofer sound unit and self-developed vocal enhancement algorithm 2.0.

Powering the tablet is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 685 4G SoC, accompanied by a 7250mAh battery supporting 22.5W charging. It offers up to 13 hours of video playback on a single full charge. The HONOR Pad X8 Pro sports a 5MP rear and 5MP front camera and comes with the pre-installed MagicOS 7.1 operating system based on Android 13.

It supports features like Multi-Screen collaboration, Honor Notes, Education Center, Smart Connect, and Smart Bluetooth keyboard. In terms of storage, it offers 128GB/256GB internal storage with 4/6/8GB RAM options. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 5 support and Bluetooth 5.1 + LE. The HONOR Pad X8 Pro comes in three colors Star Gray, Sky Blue, and Coral Purple.

Quick specifications: HONOR Pad X8 Pro
  • 11.5-inch (2000 x 1200) 2K TFT LCD screen,120Hz refresh rate, 100%sRGB, 400nits peak brightness and 203 PPI
  • Snapdragon 685 4G Mobile Platform (4xCortex-A73 2.8GHz +4xCortex-A53 1.9GHz)
  • 4GB/6GB/8GB RAM, 128GB/256GB storage
  • MagicOS 7.1 (Based on Android 13)
  • 5MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture (Auto Focus); up to FHD video recording
  • 5MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture (Fixed Focus); up to FHD video recording
  • 6 Speakers, Hi-Res audio
  • Dimensions: 267.3 x 167.4 x 6.9mm; Weight: 495g
  • Dual Band Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.1, USB Type-C
  • 7250mAh battery with 22.5W fast charging support
  • Sensor: Light, Accelerometer and Gravity
Pricing and availability

The HONOR Pad X8 Pro tablet can be pre-ordered from July 5 to July 12, 2023, and will be available for regular sale starting from July 28, 2023.

  • 4GB RAM + 128GB storage: 1099 yuan (USD 151 or Rs. 12,495 approx.). Pre-order offer price: 999 yuan (USD 137 or Rs. 11,355 approx.).
  • 6GB RAM + 128GB storage: 1199 yuan (USD 165 or Rs. 13,630 approx.). Pre-order offer price: 1099 yuan (USD 151 or Rs. 12,495 approx.).
  • 8GB RAM + 128GB storage: 1399 yuan (USD 192 or Rs. 15,905 approx.).
  • 8GB RAM + 256GB storage: 1599 yuan (USD 220 or Rs. 18,180 approx.).