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Honor 8X is a budget notchy smartphone coming to the US soon

Huawei’s sub-brand Honor just announced its latest budget smartphone, the Honor 8X is coming to the US. A successor of last year’s Honor 7X, the 8X looks and feels like a flagship, although its internal specs keep it firmly lodged into the mid-range category.

What does the Honor 8X bring to the table? Keep reading to find out.

The Honor 8X is a very good-looking smartphone which features a huge 6.5-inch display with a notch on top and 2,340 x  [Read More…]

Honor confirms its first 5G phone will launch in 2019

The company expects to be a top-three smartphone brand by 2022.

On Saturday, September 8, the World INS Conference was held in Beijing, China. Honor’s President Geroge Zhao was one of the speakers at the event, and during it, confirmed that Honor’s first 5G smartphone will launch at some point in 2019.

Zhao didn’t go into any detail as to when in 2019 we can expect the phone, but this is certainly a big move for a  [Read More…]

Honor 10 review: a compelling option in the affordable flagship niche

Putting the words “affordable” and “flagship” used to feel like an oxymoron in the recent past. But not anymore, as more and more manufacturers have reached a point where they have achieved a great balance between specs and price.

OnePlus has been spearheading these efforts with its line of premium, yet still affordable products that have, over the years, become an icon of budget excellence. And other Android manufacturers have been quick to jump on board the trend and offer  [Read More…]

UK Deal: Get £20 off the Honor Play and a free 64GB microSD card

It’s only been available in the UK for a short time and you can already grab a sweet deal!

The recently released Honor Play 6.3-inch smartphone is available right now for just £279.99 — that’s £20 off the retail price. What’s even better is that buying direct from Honor also means you get a free 64GB microSD thrown in just to sweeten the deal.

Amazon is matching the pricing for the Honor Play if you prefer to  [Read More…]

Honor 8X and 8X Max announced, coming first to China

Both phones are officially launching on September 11.

Honor’s been absolutely dominating the mid-range smartphone space this year, and after announcing the Magic 2 as its flagship phone for 2018, the company’s going back to its bread and butter with the newly announced Honor 8X and 8X Max.

Starting first with the Honor 8X, the phone features a glass and metal construction with a 6.5-inch FullView display that offers a 91% screen-to-body ratio. The 19.5:9 form factor  [Read More…]

Honor 7X gets limited time sale

Honor is celebrating Labor Day weekend in the U.S. by discounting one of its smartphones.

The Honor 7X is now on sale. You can get the deal from Amazon, B&H, and Newegg, as well as Honor’s own online store. This deal will run through September 5th, so you don’t necessarily have to cancel your weekend festivities just to take advantage of it.

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As a refresher, the Honor 7X features a 5.93-inch 2160×1080 display, dual 16MP and 2MP rear  [Read More…]

Huawei announced today the Honor Play is going global

The Honor Play is not a new phone from Huawei’s sub-brand, it was actually released in China back in June. However, the “crazy fast, crazy smart” Honor Play is now branching out to new markets.

Crazy Fast, Crazy Smart

Powered by the Kirin 970 AI NPU (neuron process unit) and GPU Turbo technology the Honor Play promises a faster and smarter performing smartphone. The GPU Turbo technology, in particular, boasts a 60% increase in performance with a 30% decrease in  [Read More…]

Honor puts the View 10 and 7X on sale for Labor Day

Just in time for Labor Day, it looks like Honor is having a sale on two of its most popular phones, the Honor View10 and the Honor 7X. The latter starts its sale on August 31st and ends September 5th, while the former runs from September 3rd through the 30th. Both are getting a pretty significant discount: the Honor View10 will drop down to $ 429 (from $ 499) while the 7X will cost just $ 179.99 (down from $  [Read More…]

Six things we like about the Honor 10

The iPhone X-inspired notch based design has become quite a hit with Android phone makers. And the latest to join the pack is Honor with its new Honor 10 which launches globally today.

Packing flagship-like specs and design, the Honor 10 will be sold for a mid-range price, which is a big part of its appeal. First revealed in China last month, the device will go on sale today in Europe for €399 / $ 473 and up. There’s no  [Read More…]

Honor View10 gets discounted for Back to School

A new school year is just around the corner, so Honor just pulled out a new Back to School deal. Between now and September 2, 2018, customers can pick up an Honor View10 with $ 70 off. So instead of paying $ 499 for the phone, you’ll be able to get it for only $ 429.

The promotion is available with Honor’s official HiHonor website, but also at Amazon and Newegg.

The Honor View10 got the best smartphone of CES  [Read More…]