Honor 8A 2020 Listed With Helio P35 SoC, 3020mAh Battery – Here’s All We Know

Honor has launched an upgraded version of its Honor Play 8A smartphone. It comes with an Helio P35 SoC and a 3,020mAh battery. Read more to find about Honor 8A 2020 Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Price and Availability

PriceEUR 130 (approx Rs 10,800)

The Honor 8A 2020 is priced in the UK at EUR 130 (approx Rs 10,800). While it is listed online, Honor is yet to officially confirm the launch.

The Honor Play 8A comes Blue and Black color options. As of now, there is no information about the Indian price or launch date.

The Honor Play 8A was launched in China at CNY 799 (approx Rs 8,000) for the 32GB storage variant. The 64GB storage model was available for CNY 999 (approx Rs 10,200).

Also read: Honor Play 4T Launched With Punch-hole Display, 4000mAh Battery


ProcessorMediaTek Helio P35
Internal Storage64GB (expandable up to 512GB)
Display6.09-inch, IPS LCD, HD+ (1560 x 720 pixels)
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie
Primary (Rear) Camera13MP with flash
Front Camera8MP
Dual SIMYes

The new smartphone is powered by a MediaTek Helio P35 processor and 3GB RAM.

The 64GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card slot (up to 512GB). It is backed by a 3020mAh battery with 10W fast charging support.

In terms of optics, the Honor Play 8A sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, PDAF (phase detection autofocus), and LED flash.

For selfies and video calling, the handset sports an 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Also read: Samsung Galaxy A21 Launched With Quad Rear Cameras, 4000mAh Battery


  • Face unlock
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Waterdrop notch
  • Android 9.0 Pie OS
  • EMUI 9.0
  • HD+ display
  • 4G LTE support
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • micro USB port
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • 10W fast charging support
  • Two color options

The Honor Play 8A runs the Android 9.0 Pie operating system with the company’s latest EMUI 9.0 on top.

Connectivity options include 4G LTE support, Wifi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, micro USB port and 3.5mm audio jack.

The dual-SIM handset sports a 6.09-inch IPS LCD display with HD+ (1560 x 720 pixels) resolution and waterdrop-shaped notch.

The new smartphone also comes with a face unlock feature. A fingerprint sensor is placed at the back.

Also read: Honor Play 4T Pro Launched With Waterdrop Notch, Triple Rear Cameras

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