Huawei GX8 with 5.5-Inch 1080p Display, 3GB RAM coming to US for $350

Huawei has announced a new smartphone named the GX8 at CES 2016. It is almost the same phone as the G8, that got announced back at IFA 2015.

It is priced at US$ 350 that converts to Rs. 23,285  and will be sold online via, BestBuy stores, and GetHuawei. It will be available in Q1 2016. The phone comes in Silver, Gray and Gold color options.

Huawei GX8 Specifications

The phone has dimensions of 152 x 76.5 x 7.5 mm and weighs 167 Grams. It has 5.5-Inch 2.5D Glass Display with 1920 x 1080 Pixels Resolution and sportsCorning Gorilla Glass protection for scratch resistance.

Under the hood is a 64-Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 Octa Core (1.5GHz Cortex-A53 + 1.2GHz Quad Core Cortex-A53) processor with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 3GB RAM, 32GB on-board storage space and MicroSD card slot that allows further expansion up to 128GB.

The Huawei GX8 Specs include 13MP primary camera on the back with dual-tone LED Flash, Auto Focus and Optical Image Stabilization. There is a 5MP selfie camera on the front as well.

Huawei GX8 -2

It has Finger print sensor V2.0 on the back for security and houses a powerful 3000 mAh battery inside. The phone has a metallic uni-body design for premium feel. The cellphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Emotion UI 3.1.

This mobile phone supports 4G-LTE / 3G HSPA+ networks along with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0 LE, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.

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