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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

Model Price
Huawei Mate 8 – 32GB RM2099 (RRP)
Huawei Mate 8 Premium – 64GB RM2399 (RRP)
Huawei Mate 8 Premium – 128GB N/A
Release Date – 11 March 2016 Check Latest Huawei Price In Malaysia
Price By Country Price
Price In Singapore From SGD868
Price In USA From USD469
From £310
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The device is not available on Lazada Malaysia.

Huawei Mate 8 Specifications

Platform Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Processor Quad-Core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A72  & Quad-Core 1.8 GHz Cortex A53
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 950
GPU Mali-T880 MP4
UI / ROM Emotion UI 4.0
Release Date November 2015
GSM Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
UMTS Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE Network LTE
  • Dual SIM Version (Nano-SIM)
  • Single SIM Version (Nano-SIM)
Type Smartphone
Design Candybar
Dimensions 157.1 x 80.6 x 7.9 mm
Weight 185 g
  • Fingerprint Scanner
Technology IPS-NEO LCD Display, 16M colors
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (FHD), 368 PPI Pixel Density
Aspect Ratio 16 : 9
Size 6.0 inches
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen, Multitouch
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes
Radio Yes
Music Player Yes
Sound Format MP3 / WAV / WMA / AAC
Video Format MP4 / H.264
Internal Memory
  • 32 GB With 3 GB RAM
  • 64/128 GB With 4 GB RAM
Expansion Slot microSD, Max 200 GB
Bluetooth Yes
Camera 16 Megapixel
Sensor 1/2.8″ Sensor Size, Sony IMX298 Sensor
Resolution 4608 x 3456 pixels
Flash Dual-LED (Dual Tone) Flash
Focus Phase Detection Autofocus, Touch Focus
Features Geo-Tagging, Face Detection, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), F/2.0 Aperture
Camera Mode Auto, Panorama, HDR
Video 1080P (FHD), 720P (HD)
Front Camera 8 Megapixel
Battery Li-Po 4000 mAh
Colors ██ – Champagne Gold
██ – Moonlight Silver
██ – Space Gray
██ – Mocha Brown
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
Applications Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Now
  • Fast Battery Charging
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