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Huawei Honor 8A Specs & Price, Also Known as Honor Play 8A

Huawei Honor 8A is an Android Pie smartphone that features a 6.09-inch IPS display with a water drop notch, 3GB RAM, 32GB or 64GB …

Huawei Honor 8A is an Android Pie smartphone that features a 6.09-inch IPS display with a water drop notch, 3GB RAM, 32GB or 64GB internal storage options, and a 3,020 mAh battery.

This model is also officially known as Honor Play 8A. For photography, we have single camera on the back and in front. The 13-megapixel main camera can do 1080p@30fps video recording.

There is no fingerprint scanner available, but you can use Face Unlock.

It is good to see the Honor Play 8A run Android Poe out of the box. It also has the latest version of Huawei’s custom interface, EMUI 9.0, on it.

Checkout the full specs, features, availability and price of Huawei Honor Play 8A below.

Huawei Honor 8A Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  • 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
  • 4G: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
  • Data Speed: HSPA, LTE-A

SIM Type & Count

  • Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Software (OS)/Skin

  • Android 9.0 (Pie) / EMUI 9.0

Design & Build

  • Dimensions: 156.3 x 73.5 x 8 mm
  • Weight: 150 g
  • Colours: Black, Blue, Gold, Red


  • Type: LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size: 6.01 inches, 90.6 cm2 (~78.8% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 720 x 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~283 ppi density)
  • Multitouch: Yes

Hardware & Memory

  • Chipset: Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8320
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32/64 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)


  • Main Camera
    • Single: 13 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
    • Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
    • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • Selfie Camera
    • Single: 8 MP, f/2.0
    • Features: HDR
    • Video: 1080p@30fps


  • Music Support: MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
  • Video Support: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: microUSB 2.0


  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity
  • Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser: HTML5
  • Photo/video editor
  • Document editor


  • Charging: Regular
  • Battery Type & Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 3020 mAh battery

Announcement & Availability Date

  • Announced: January, 2018
  • Availability: January, 2018


  • Launched Price: €100

Disclaimer: We cannot guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.

Huawei Honor 8A

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