In a significant leap forward, Honor has officially launched its newest addition to the X-series lineup – the Honor X8b. Packed with impressive features, this midrange smartphone boasts a powerful 108MP main camera and a capacious storage capacity of up to 512GB, making it a compelling choice for photography enthusiasts and users seeking ample storage. The device sports a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with FHD+ resolution, offering a visual treat with a peak brightness of up to 2,000 nits. Notably, the display incorporates a unique pill-shaped cutout named the Magic Capsule, designed to deliver system notifications and status updates seamlessly.
Despite the expansive 6.7-inch screen, the Honor X8b maintains a sleek profile, measuring just 6.78 mm in thickness and weighing a mere 166 grams. Under the hood, it runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 680 chipset, complemented by 8GB of RAM, ensuring smooth performance. Storage options vary, with configurations available at 128GB, 256GB, and a whopping 512GB, catering to users with diverse storage needs.
The camera setup on the Honor X8b is impressive, featuring a 108MP main camera, a 5MP ultrawide lens, and a 2MP macro sensor on the back. On the front, a 50MP selfie camera takes center stage, accompanied by its own flash for capturing stunning self-portraits even in low-light conditions.
Running on MagicOS 7.2 based on Android 13, the software promises a seamless and intuitive user experience. Powering the device is a robust 4,500 mAh battery, supporting 35W fast charging for quick and efficient replenishment.
The Honor X8b is available in three stylish color options – Glamorous Green, Titanium Silver, and Midnight Black. In Malaysia, the pricing starts at MYR 999 ($213) for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant, offering an attractive proposition for users in search of a feature-rich midrange smartphone. For customers in Saudi Arabia, the Honor X8b is listed at SAR 799 ($213).