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Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has announced that it is all set to launch the Honor 8C smartphone in China on October 11. The smartphone has been spotted on TENAA as well, revealing most of its specification details. The key highlights of the Honor 8C are the Snapdragon 636 SoC, 4GB RAM, and its dual camera setup. The Honor 8C smartphone is the successor of the Honor 7C launched in March this year, and made available in May in India. The Honor 7C also had dual cameras at the back, and sported Face Unlock capabilities.
Honor has taken to Weibo to confirm the arrival of the Honor 8C in China on October 11. The poster reveals that the Honor 8C will sport a display notch, and support fast charging as well. Furthermore, the smartphone was spotted on TENAA with the model number BKK-TL00, and the listing reveals that the smartphone sports a rear fingerprint sensor, and a 3,900mAh battery. Honor 8C is expected to come in Blue, Black, Purple, Gold colour options.
The listing reveals that the dual-SIM Honor 8C will run on Android 8.1 Oreo based on EMUI 8.1. It features a 6.26-inch (710×1520 pixels) full-HD+ display with 19:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by a 1.8GHz Snapdragon 636 octa-core processor with Adreno 509 GPU and 4GB of RAM. Internal storage is at 64GB with the option to expand further using a microSD card slot (up to 256GB).
The Honor 8C also sports a dual camera setup like its predecessor – with one 13-megapixel sensor with LED flash and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel front sensor. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth v5, and GPS + GLONASS. The dimensions measure at 158.72~CHECK~75.94~CHECK~7.98mm, and the Honor 8C weighs 167.2 grams. As mentioned, the Honor 8C packs a 3,900mAh battery.