HONOR Pad X8 with large-amplitude speakers goes official: Check features
HONOR has launched a new tablet dubbed Pad X8 in China. It is an upgraded version of the Tablet X7 that debuted last year. The tablet features a Full-HD IPS display, MediaTek Helio G80 chip, a 5MP rear camera, and a 5,100mAh battery. The device is set to go on sale in China on September 22.
Why does this story matter?
HONOR Pad X8 has made its debut alongside the HONOR X40 smartphone in China. This tablet lies in the affordable pricing range and is packed with features oriented toward augmenting the audio experience. It is perfect for those looking for a cheap, feature-rich tablet. It is fueled by the MediaTek Helio G80 SoC, making it a great daily gaming option.
The tablet features a Full-HD IPS screen
The HONOR Pad X8 sports a conventional rectangular screen with uniform bezels, rounded edges, and a centrally-aligned front camera. It has a single shooter on the rear. The tablet has a 10.1-inch Full-HD (1920X1200 pixels) IPS display with a 224ppi pixel density. Dimensions-wise, it measures 7.5mm in thickness and weighs 460g. The tablet is offered in Dawn Blue and Mint color options.
It sports a 5MP rear camera
The HONOR Pad X8 is equipped with a single 5MP (f/2.2) snapper on the rear end. On the front, it sports a 2MP (f/2.2) shooter for taking selfies and video calling.
A MediaTek Helio G80 processor fuels the device
The HONOR Pad X8 is powered by a MediaTek Helio G80 chipset, coupled with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Under the hood, it boots Android 10-based Magic UI 4.0 and houses a 5,100mAh battery. It also has 1620 dual large-amplitude speakers. Connectivity options include GPS, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi, and a Type-C port.
HONOR Pad X8: Pricing and availability
The HONOR Pad X8 is priced at CNY 1,199 (approximately Rs. 13,600) for the 4GB/128GB model. The 6GB/128GB variant carries a price-tag of CNY 1,299 (approximately Rs. 14,800). It is available for pre-order from the official website and will go on sale on September 22.