The beautifully crafted Huawei P8 measures 144.9 x 72.1 x 6.4 mms and weighs 144 grams. The device is comfortable to hold and is easy to unlock with one hand. The device has a solid metal design with a narrow bezel around the screen. At the back of the phone is a smooth glass rectangular section where the camera is located.
Protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, the full HD 5.2 inch display has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels resulting in a pixel density of 424ppi. The display has vivid bold colours and text and icons are clearly displayed. The vibrant display is perfect for multimedia and for viewing photos and videos.
Huawei's P8 has a 13 megapixel rear camera with an f/2 lens and an 8 megapixel front facing camera for selfies. The device features Optical Image Stabilisation together with four colour RGBW imaging sensor to improve brightness in high contrast conditions to produce vivid images with natural colours. The P8 features Instant Shot which allows photos to be taken when the handset is locked by double clicking the volume key. Camera modes include All Focus, Panorama, Watermark, Director Mode and Super Night.
Connectivity and Performance
The P8 runs Android Lollipop 5.0 together with Huawei’s Emotion UI. With 16GB of internal storage, the device supports microSD up to 128GB. The non-removable 2680mAh battery should provide enough power for a day and a half of normal usage. The P8 features Wi-Fi 2.4 with Wi-Fi Direct support, GPS and Bluetooth 4.1.
2G, 3G, 4G LTE