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Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C
Huawei Honor 8C

Informr score
The Huawei Honor 8C currently has an Informr score of 7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
1.8 GHz
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
13+ MP, f/1.8
13+ MP, f/1.8
4000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Gadgets 360
Gadgets 360

Honor has tried to deliver a solid all-rounder, but in doing so, has produced a phone that does not excel in any particular area. This phone does not look or feel as premium as its rivals. Its low-light camera quality is disappointing, general performance is a mixed bag, and the user interface is cl...

- Shobhit Varma, Gadgets 360
Fone Arena
Fone Arena

The performance is good, battery life is brilliant, but the  cameras and HD+ screen is just average for the price and the plastic body is not impressive.

- Srivatsan Sridhar, Fone Arena

It looks funky, has a lightweight yet sturdy build quality, and the battery life is awesome. But when you factor in disadvantages like underwhelming cameras and a frustrating software experience, the overall package becomes far less appealing.

- Rajat Sharma, BGR
Business Standard
Business Standard

The phone offers a smooth experience when it comes to running apps like facebook, Whatsapp, Youtube and internet browsing . The phone's battery also lasts for a day without asking for battery juices to be replenished.

- Shubham Nagpal, Business Standard
Deccan Chronicle
Deccan Chronicle

The handset has a lot going for it especially in terms of its design and more so it’s incredible battery life. The only downside noticed here is its camera and this is quite disappointing. With that being said, if you are interested in a midranger that has looks to flaunt, an incredible battery and...

- Aaron Almeida, Deccan Chronicle

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Common Questions

Huawei backs up the Honor 8C with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Honor 8C has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Huawei support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Huawei's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Huawei Honor 8C's screen size is 6.26 inches with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution.

1.8 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632 Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (OS).

13+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 13+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 8+ megapixels resolution.

32/64 GB

Internal memory is 32/64 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4000 mAh battery. Huawei's performance ratings are 1980 minutes.

Honor 8C Specs

Release Date October 11, 2018
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo

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Processor Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632 Octa-core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/1.8
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, Dual camera feature (2MP second camera (f/2.4)), HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels
Pixel Density 269 pixels
Size 6.26 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1980 minutes
Standby Time Up to 32.9 days
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Midnight Black, Aurora Blue, Platinum Gold, Nebula Purple, Phantom Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.87 x 7.59 x 0.8 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 167 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Honor Play 8C, BKK-AL10
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