Huawei Mate 8 is not just a device to brush off. This smartphone is uinque in the sense that it is among the few smartphones with 6 inch screen size. Apart from that the display is protected by one Corning Gorilla Glass 3 toughening it and making it resistant to minor scratches.

It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow being powered by an octa-core CPU clocking at a frequency of close to 2.0GHz with 4 cores clocking at 2.3GHz and the others working at a speed of 1.8GHz that’s performance re-imagined. It is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 950 chipset. It has deviated from the MediaTek and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processors.

Huawei Mate 8

Quick Look at Huawei Mate 8 Specs

  • 6.0 inch screen
  • 1080p screen resolution
  • Screen protector by Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Runs on Android Marshmallow
  • Octa core processor with clock rate of 2.3GHz (4) and 1.8GHz (4)
  • 64GB internal storage and 4GB RAM
  • Primary camera is 16MP, the front camera sports an 8MP sensor.
  • Supports 4G,  Wi-Fi, HotSpot, fingerprint identification
  • Power source is a 4000mAh lithium ion polymer.
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The graphics are handled by an advanced Mali-T880 MP4 to handle all the graphic needs. Experience HD clarity.

Huawei Mate 8
ON storage the phone has good internal storage of 32GB and 4GB RAM. Performance is advanced and it is taken to a whole new level. Play any type of game that you really want without experiencing lagging whatsoever.

Huawei Mate 8 is built with camera in mind too.  The device has a 16MP rear camera fitted with dual-LED flash. The secondary camera is an 8 megapixels camera on the front. Shoot any selfie with this awesome spec’d device.

Huawei Mate 8: An intelligent smartphone of its size
It supports fingerprint identification. The fingerprint scanner is mounted on the rear just below the camera. Huawei Mate 8 too support s 4G/LTE network meaning you can experience super speeds. It also supports Wi-Fi and HotSpots create your own internet hub with this phone.

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Huawei Mate 8 is built with an inbuilt internal battery of capacity 4000mAh. This is unique and can provide amazing juice when it comes to usage. You can go through the technical specifications of the Huawei Mate 8 below.

Huawei Mate 8: An intelligent smartphone of its size

Technical Specifications


  • Type:IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size:6.0 inches (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution:1080 x 1920 pixels (~368 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch
  • Protection:Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Emotion UI 4.0


  • OS:Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset:HiSilicon Kirin 950
  • CPU:Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex A53)
  • GPU:Mali-T880 MP4


  • Internal:34 GB
  • 4 GB RAM


  • Primary:16 MP, f/2.0, 27mm, OIS, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
  • Features:1/2.8″ sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Video:1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps
  • Secondary:8 MP, f/2.4, 26mm, 1080p
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  • WLAN:Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth:v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • GPS
  • NFC
  • Radio:FM radio
  • microUSB v2.0, USB Host


  • Sensors:Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass
  • Messaging:SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
  • Browser:HTML5
  • Fast battery charging: 37% in 30 min
  • DivX/XviD/MP4/H.265/WMV player
  • MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/Flac player
  • Document editor
  • Photo/video editor


  • Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
  • Stand-by:Up to 528 h (3G)
  • Music play:Up to 98 h

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