Honor launches the stunning Honor 8 Lite in India through offline channels
Bangalore, 11th May 2017: Honor, Huawei’s smartphone e-brand for digital natives, today launched the brand’s latest smartphone under the flagship Honor 8 series- The Honor 8 Lite. Embodying the motto “Reflects You”, the Honor 8 Lite is designed for the style-conscious consumer looking for premium design eye-catching & high-performance smartphone. The mesmerizing sleek-looking Honor 8 Lite offers great design, excellent low light photography and lagfree experience.
Honor 8 Lite is a sleek-looking smartphone inspired by the beauty of natural landscape with premium looks oozing style and takes after the Honor 8 all-glass design. The Honor 8 Lite will be available with Android 7.0 (Nougat) and EMUI 5.0 and will be the first device from Huawei Honor to come out of box with this update. The EMUI 5.0 has been designed to further enhance the Android 7.0 experience. The UI will provide consumers faster performance and a customizable user experience while the advanced camera features will let you capture your favorite moments, clearer and brighter.
Excited about the launch, Mr. P Sanjeev, Vice President- Sales, Huawei India Consumer Business Group said “The Honor 8 Lite is set to revolutionize the sub-20K segment. This phone is ideal for consumers looking for a power packed phone with stunning design. The 8 Lite is a refreshing change from the current selfie offing that run on outdated chipsets; and provides users a device that is awe-inspiring both in looks and performance. Running on powerful Kirin 655 octa-core chipset backed by a 4GB RAM+64GB ROM, running on the latest Android Nougat, the Honor 8 Lite, is the best smartphone choice for consumers.
“We and our channel partners are very excited to launch this product and are sure that the Indian offline consumer will fall in love on their first glance at the all new Honor 8 Lite” he further added.
The Honor 8 Lite will be available in Premium Black color initially, followed up by blue color later this month, and will be available for purchase from 12th May 2017 at an MOP of INR 17,999 across all Honor partner stores pan Indian. The device will be bundled with a 5V/1A charger, 3.5 mm handsfree with inline call button, standard USB-A to microUSB cable, transparent back cover. Honor has further strengthened its service capabilities and has increased the number of service centers pan India to provide unmatched after sales service to its consumers. The Honor 8 Lite will come with 15 month service warranty along with Honor’s signature door pick-up and drop after sale facilities offering additional piece of mind for the consumer.
Stylish smart device
The water dropplet design of the Honor 8 Lite has been inspired by the mesmerizing scenes of the Antelope Canyon, and the smartphone’s double sided 2.5D curved glass display and brushed metal finish exudes premium quality. Its 7.6mm slim body and chamfered edges provide a comfortable yet firm grip. The 13.21cm (5.2”) FHD screen gives you a superior viewing experience with optimized size.
Great forLow Light photography
Honor 8Lite’s camera is equipped with user-friendly functions for capturing andsharing favorite moments. Its 12MP rear camera with 1.25um LARGE PIXEL SIZE& BSI CMOS sensor makes darkest of nights bright & clear. The front 8MPcamera boasting a 77° wide angle lens, coupled with an upgraded andhighly-intuitive selfie mode, allows users to take flawless selfies no matterthe surroundings. Its Pro Mode gives you manual control of all parameters,quickly select AWB, E/V and ISO parameters and preview visual effects for bestimages. New customizable camera menu settings give users the flexibility tochoose from a wide range of shooting modes and design their camera interfaceaccording to their shooting preferences and habits.
Powered byKRIN 655 (16nm Technology) along with i5 coprocessor, EMUI5.0 and 4GB RAM and64GB internal memory gives you an extremely fast, longer battery & lag-freeexperience. Run 3D games and videos simultaneously and seamlessly switchbetween them, with no lag, as your heart fancies.
The Honor 8Lite runs with the innovative EMUI 5.0 interface featuring an intelligentlearning system, which achieves optimal performance by allocating resourcesaccording to users’ needs and prioritizing apps based on users’ behavior overtime. EMUI 5.0, based on Android 7.0, also provides flexible functions toaccommodate users’ needs, with 90% of the general applications accessible in 3steps or less. With the latest EMUI, the Honor 8 Lite can be used as a WIFIROUTER that lets you connect up to four devices and share the available WIFIconnection with a feature called Wifi Bridge. Now users can enjoy the bestAndroid experience.
Honor 8 Litepacks a 3000mAh* (typical value) battery with an energy density of 650WHL foran extended battery life. Its Smart Power 5.0 system optimizes batteryconsumption by activating one of the many power-saving modes, such as the ROGlow-power and super-power saving mode. Together with the 16nm intelligent powersaving technology, meaning your phone never lets you down. The battery on afull charge allows unlimited entertainment, including 93 hours* of musicplayback, or 15 hours* of video entertainment.