While Huawei is busying pushing Oreo update to its Huawei branded phones and flagships, the company is yet to start rolling out Oreo for Honor phones. The company recently clarified that Honor 8 won’t be getting the Oreo update because of software limitations. Continue reading “Honor 8 to get EMUI 8.0 features ported, more devices to get EMUI 8.0 update confirmed”
Huawei’s online brand Honor has confirmed that Honor 8 which was launched back in October 2016 won’t be getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update. The company confirmed the news on Twitter in a response to the user’s query. On the other hand, it has also clarified that the Android 8.0 update with latest EMUI 8.0 is under evaluation for the Honor 6X. Continue reading “Honor 8 won’t get Android 8.0 Oreo update, Honor 6X Oreo update under evaluation”
In the same month India saw the launch of the OnePlus 5, Huawei’s online brand, Honor launched the successor of the Honor 8 in the Indian market dubbed as Honor 8 Pro. Soon after the launch, the device was very well received by both critics and masses. So what makes the Honor 8 Pro, a worthy smartphone to consider, apart from its aggressive price point of only 29,999? Of course, It’s performance. Continue reading “How does Honor 8 Pro fare against other flagship smartphones”
Huawei’s Honor brand has finally started rolling out EMUI 5.0 based on Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for the Honor 8 (FRD-L04) smartphone in the U.S. In addition to Android Nougat, the EMUI 5.0 also brings a range of UI changes including changes to Home-screen Interface, Notification Shade, App Drawer, Recent Apps and more.
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Huawei has announced that Honor 8 will receive Android Nougat 7.0 update in February 2017. The phone which has received accolades for its unique design was launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
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The main purpose of a smartphone is to keep its owner connected. However, this doesn’t just mean keeping the user connected over calls and messages. It also means that the device should be able to give the user multiple ways to store, access and share content and information to make his/her life easier. Many smartphones these days fail to do that and users have to find shortcuts or ways to overcome said shortcomings on their device. The Honor 8 however, will delight every user with its abundance of connectivity options.
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Say what you may about the Honor 8; but one thing is for sure. There hasn’t been a smartphone in the recent past that manages to capture attention like the Honor 8 does. The reason for that is its breathtaking design.
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The Honor 8 is not just a pretty face, it is also an ideal tool to capture pretty faces and much more using its high quality camera. You might have heard quite a lot about the Honor 8 and its photography abilities, but how good is it? Let’s find out.
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The Honor 8 is without a doubt one really great mid-ranger smartphone and it has been garnering a lot of praise from critics and customers alike and that is a rare thing. But what makes it as good as it is? Let’s find out.
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Up until a few years ago, fingerprint sensors were regarded as some of the cool stuff that you got to experience in Sci-Fi movies and TV shows and not something that could be a practical implementation. However, since then, we have seen countless implementations of fingerprint scanners on smartphones and with each passing year, even the lower end smartphones are having this feature by default. While there have been improvements in terms of accuracy and speed, not many companies are recognizing the huge potential that can be unlocked. Honor is probably one of the main exceptions and they have redefined what a fingerprint sensor can and is expected to do with the Honor 8. Let’s find out how.
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The Honor 8 is the latest flagship in Honor’s lineup. It brings a high end dual camera setup, a brilliant design and many more top notch features into a compact and affordable package. Let us see how it fares in our review.
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Check out the new FoneArena Daily video that gives you a quick roundup of today’s technology news. Continue reading “Honor 8 launched, Asus Zenfone 3 Laser goes on sale and more – FoneArena Daily”
Honor has teamed up with Marvel as the official partner of the upcoming Doctor Strange movie, starring Benedict Cumberbatch. To celebrate, it will be giving fans the chance to get their hands on limited edition Honor 8 handsets etched with the Eye of Agamotto from the launch of new film. Continue reading “Honor 8 Doctor Strange Limited Edition smartphone announced”