Huawei Mate 8 in Gold color

Along with MediaPad M2 10.0 unveiled earlier today at CES, Huawei also announced Mate 8 for global market. The device was first launched in China in November last year, but Huawei is now making it official for international markets. It comes in two variants with different pricing. The 3GB RAM/32GB storage version is priced at €599 ($643 USD) and the 4GB RAM/64GB storage version at €699 ($750 USD). It will be available in 30 countries including United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico, Spain, Germany and more when it goes on sale. Roll out timeline is not mentioned.

Huawei Mate 8 Specifications

  • 6.0-inch 2.5D curve display with full-HD (1920 × 1080 pixels) resolution
  • 64-bit 2.3GHz octa-core Kirin 950 processor, Mali T880 GPU
  • 3GB/4GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB built-in storage (expandable via MicroSD card)
  • 16-megapixel rear camera with Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), f/2.0 aperture, Sony IMX298 sensor, dual-tone LED flash
  • 8-megapixel front camera, f/2.4 aperture
  • Hybrid dual SIM (second SIM slot usable as MicroSD card slot)
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2 LE, Wifi 802.11ac with Hotspot, 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, GPS/A-GPS, NFC, Micro-USB
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow, EMUI 4.0
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Dimensions: 157.1 × 80.6 × 7.9mm
  • Weight: 185 grams
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