A few days ago we reported on a deal for the Honor 8 that brought pricing down to just $249.99 and $299 for the 32 and 64 GB models, respectively. Considering the normal retail price for the Honor 8 is $399 to $449.99, this was a solid deal. Unfortunately this deal has now ended, but the good news is that an even better one has cropped up in its place!
Right now B&H is offering up the 64GB Honor 8 for just $279.99, the lowest price we’ve ever seen it. The only catch is the white model is the only one at this rock bottom price. Oddly enough, the other colors cost at least $20 to $100 more than the Honor 8 white variant.
The Honor 8 comes [...]
Huawei has announced the roll out of its next software update – EMUI 5.0 – to several devices in India later this month. The company’s proprietary user interface offers one-button navigation, intuitive Interactions, machine learning, and improved security.
Later this month, Honor 8, Honor 6X, Honor 5C, and Huawei P9 will receive the EMUI 5.0 update. Also, Honor 8 Lite, to be launched next week, will be the first device in the country with EMUI 5.0 out-of-the-box.
Inspired by the blue color of the Aegean Sea surrounded in white all around, the EMUI 5.0 is based on Android 7.0 Nougat and aims to eradicate the lag and boring UI associated with most Android [...]
The Huawei-made Honor 8 smartphone remains an excellent unlocked handset, even more so now that the company recently began rolling out an update that introduces Android 7.0 Nougat and EMUI 5.0. Still not sold on the price though? B&H Photo has your back.
Right now B&H Photo is selling the Honor 8 with an instant $110 coupon, along with a couple of extra accessories thrown in for free. The total cost to you is just $289.99 for the 32GB version or $339.99 for the 64GB model. The 32GB version is available in Sapphire Blue, Midnight Black and Pearl White, while the final two color choices are also available with the 64GB purchase.See also: Interview with [...]
The Honor 8, the phone that attempts to wrestle the title of “slipperiest fingerprint magnet” from the Galaxy S7, received the Nougat update in Japan last week. Now, the update is shipping internationally as well. Phone Arena reports several readers have submitted screenshots of the update, indicating a hefty 2.27 GB file size.See also: Will AI be the next big smartphone feature? 2 weeks ago
According to Huawei Japan, the update includes not just the usual Android Nougat features you’d expect but also some additional stability, power management and security improvements. Furthermore, the update to EMUI 5.0 brings Huawei’s machine learning tech with it. It [...]