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Huawei Mate 8 Review

Features And Price

Huawei has introduced the Huawei Mate 8 which is a premium phablet with a massive screen. It will start with the Chinese market and consequently to other international markets beginning in January 2016. This device brings many improvements over the previous model such as a better camera with OIS, PDAF, and Dual LED Flash, improved performance, greater memory space and also comes with a fingerprint scanner. For the Huawei Mate 8 price in Malaysia, it is expected to be marketed at a price starting RM2099 for 32 GB model. While the Huawei Mate 8 price in Singapore, United States, UK, and Europe are expected around SGD660, USD469, £310, €445, respectively.

Design And Display

For design and display section, not many changes brought this phone compared to the previous model. However, this new smartphone are more compact and with no bezel at the side to make more space for a large screen. It is available in four colors including Champagne Gold, Moonlight Silver, Space Grey, and Mocha Brown. At the front, it has a screen of 6.0 inches that comes with Full HD 1080p resolution and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

Performance And Storage

His performance was so convincing where Huawei Mate 8 comes with Huawei-made Kirin HiSilicon 950 processor with 8-Core CPU capability. For this device, Huawei also brought the three variants with a difference internal memory of 32 GB/3 GB RAM, 64 GB/4 GB RAM and 128 GB/4 GB RAM. They also included with additional microSD slot for more memory capacity if required.

Camera And Photography

Overall, photography features are excellent on Huawei Mate 8 based on camera specs and the features offered. It has Phase Detection Autofocus, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and Dual-LED Flash to capture the most beautiful photo without any problem. For the sensor, this phablet using Sony IMX298 Sensor with 16 Megapixel rear cameras. While for selfie and video call, 8 Megapixel front-facing camera may help you for that purpose.

Huawei Mate 8 Pros and Cons

  • Full HD 1080P IPS-NEO LCD Display
  • Design made from metal body
  • Fast Processor with HiSilicon Kirin 950 Processor
  • Extra memory with microSD slot
  • Large internal memory and RAM
  • 16 Megapixel Camera with OIS, PDAF, LED Flash
  • Dual SIM Support with Fast 4G LTE Connectivity
  • Fingerprint Scanner for extra security protection
  • Large Battery capacity with Fast Charging
  • No USB Type-C

Huawei Mate 8 Price In Malaysia

ModelPrice
Huawei Mate 8 – 32GBRM2099 (RRP)
Huawei Mate 8 Premium – 64GBRM2399 (RRP)
Huawei Mate 8 Premium – 128GBN/A
Release Date – 11 March 2016Check Latest Huawei Price In Malaysia
Price By CountryPrice
Price In SingaporeFrom SGD868
Price In USAFrom USD469
From £310
Buy Huawei Mate 8 Malaysia
The device is not available on Lazada Malaysia.

Huawei Mate 8 Specifications

General
PlatformAndroid 6.0 (Marshmallow)
ProcessorQuad-Core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72  & Quad-Core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53
ChipsetHiSilicon Kirin 950
GPUMali-T880 MP4
UI / ROMEmotion UI 4.0
Release DateNovember 2015
Coverage
GSM NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
UMTS NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE NetworkLTE
Variant/SIM
  • Dual SIM Version (Nano-SIM)
  • Single SIM Version (Nano-SIM)
Design
TypeSmartphone
DesignCandybar
Dimensions157.1 x 80.6 x 7.9 mm
Weight185 g
Others
  • Fingerprint Scanner
Display
TechnologyIPS-NEO LCD Display, 16M colors
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels (FHD), 368 PPI Pixel Density
Aspect Ratio16 : 9
Size6.0 inches
TouchscreenCapacitive Touchscreen, Multitouch
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4
Others
Multimedia
3.5mm Audio JackYes
RadioYes
Music PlayerYes
Sound FormatMP3 / WAV / WMA / AAC
Video FormatMP4 / H.264
Others
Memory
Internal Memory
  • 32 GB With 3 GB RAM
  • 64/128 GB With 4 GB RAM
Expansion SlotmicroSD, Max 200 GB
Connectivity
Data SpeedGPRS, EDGE, HSPA, LTE
WIFIYes
NFCYes
USBYes
BluetoothYes
Infrared
Camera
Camera16 Megapixel
Sensor1/2.8″ Sensor Size, Sony IMX298 Sensor
Resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
FlashDual-LED (Dual Tone) Flash
FocusPhase Detection Autofocus, Touch Focus
FeaturesGeo-Tagging, Face Detection, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), F/2.0 Aperture
Camera ModeAuto, Panorama, HDR
Video1080P (FHD), 720P (HD)
Front Camera8 Megapixel
Features
BatteryLi-Po 4000 mAh
Colors██ – Champagne Gold
██ – Moonlight Silver
██ – Space Gray
██ – Mocha Brown
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
ApplicationsGoogle Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Now
Others
  • Fast Battery Charging
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