EW DELHI: Huawei’s sub-brand Honor is all set to launch its latest smartphone – Honor 8 Pro in India today. The company will unveil the smartphone today (July 6) at a launch event in Delhi. The launch event will be live-streamed on Facebook, starting 23:30PM IST. Users can watch the livestream here . The company has already revealed that the yet to be announced smartphone will be exclusively available on Amazon India website.
Honor has also joined hands with action camera manufacturer GoPro for the Honor 8 Pro . As part of the association, GoPro’s Quik Mobile video-editing app will come pre-installed on the smartphone.
The photo gallery of the Honor 8 Pro will use a new feature called Highlights, which will automatically select the best photos and videos by the users. With a tap of the button, Quik will generate a video synchronized to the beat of selected music. From there, users will be able to share the video or further customize it with additional filters, transitions, effects and more.
As for the camera, Honor 8 Pro flaunts a dual-rear camera setup with two 12MP modules. The rear camera has f/2.2 aperture, laser autofocus, LED flash and is also capable of recording 4K video. On the front, the device houses an 8MP camera with f/2.0 for video calling and selfies.
Honor 8 Pro is backed by a 4,000mAh battery and comes equipped with a fingerprint sensor placed on the rear panel. On the connectivity front, the smartphone offers 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and USB Type C.