Huawei at a press event in London, has launched its new smartphone Huawei P8Max alongside Huawei P8 phone. The P8Max phablet borrows its design cues from P8 phone. Just like its smaller sibling P8, the P8Max features a unibody full-metal design built with aerospace-grade aluminum. As for specifications the P8Max is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 930 processor coupled with 3 GB of RAM and Mali-T628 MP4 GPU. Running Android 5.0 operating system wrapped under Emotion UI 3.1, the handset features a large 6.8-inch full HD display with 1920×1080 pixel resolution and 326 ppi pixel density.
The Huawei P8Max sports a 13 mega pixel rear camera with optical image stabilisation while there is aso a 5 mega pixel front facing camera onboard. The handset packs a massive 4360 mAh battery with Huawei’s power saving technology which is good enough to deliver up to 16 hours of video playback time. It measures 6.8 mm in thickness.
Features and Specifications of Huawei P8Max
- Processor: Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 930
- Operating System: Android 5.0 with EM UI 3.1
- Display: 6.8-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixel resolution, 326 ppi pixel density)
- RAM: 3 GB
- ROM: 32 GB/64 GB
- Rear Camera: 13 mega pixel with optical image stabilisation, auto focus, RGBW sensor, dual-LED flash
- Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
- Battery: 4360 mAh
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, Glonass
The Huawei P8 on the other hand comes with 2.0 GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 930 processor, 5.2-inch full HD IPS display, Android 5.0 operating system with EM UI 3.1, 3 GB of RAM, 13 mega pixel rear camera, 8 mega pixel front facing camera and a 2680 mAh battery.
Price and Availability
The Huawei P8Max will be available in over 30 countries in two variants based on storage and color options- Standard and Premium. The Standard version (32 GB) will retail at €549 while the Premium variant (64 GB) will cost €100 more and will be available for €649.