Honor 8C's sale starts today via Amazon: Details here
Honor 8C, the latest smartphone from Honor, has gone on sale in India for the first time on December 10 (midnight) via Amazon. The key highlights of the phone are its HD+ notched display, AI-powered cameras, mid-level Snapdragon 632 chipset, and a 4,000mAh battery. In India, the Honor 8C starts at Rs. 11,999. Here's more on launch offers, pricing, and specifications.
Pricing and launch offers
The Honor 8C costs Rs. 11,999 for the 4GB/32GB model and Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant. In terms of sale offers, Amazon is offering a 5% instant discount on debit and credit card EMI. Further, Reliance Jio is offering benefits worth Rs. 4,450 along with free 100GB 4G data.
Honor 8C: At a glance
To recall, the Honor 8C features a notched display with a slim bottom bezel, boasting a screen-to-body ratio of 86.6%. The rear casing houses a dual camera setup, a fingerprint sensor, and sports a 3D gradient design (Blue variant only). The Honor 8C sports a 6.26-inch HD+ (720x1520 pixels) LCD IPS display with a pixel density of 269ppi and a 19:9 aspect ratio.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Honor 8C sports a dual rear camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.8) primary sensor and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor, with support for autofocus and LED flashlight. Up front, the phone gets an 8MP (f/2.0) selfie camera with fixed focus and LED flash. Notably, both the cameras offer several AI-based image enhancement features including scene detection for over 500 scenarios under 22 categories.
Under the hood
The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor, coupled with an Adreno 506 GPU, 4GB of RAM, and 32GB/64GB of internal storage (expandable upto 256GB). Further, the Honor 8C runs Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.2 and packs a 4,000mAh battery which supports 5V/2A (10W) fast charging.
Connectivity options and sensors onboard the Honor 8C
In terms of connectivity options, the Honor 8C supports dual SIMs, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2 LE with aptX, GPS/A-GPS, GLONASS, a Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity sensor. Further, the Honor 8C also has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and supports low-light Face Unlock.