Honor Y8S Price, 3750 mAh Battery And 128GB ROM

The Honor Y8S is another great budget smartphone that follows the Honor 9X Lite. The smartphone packs a nice and decent body design that features triple cameras set up with large screen sizes. It also comes in a notch and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Below are the Honor Y8S full specifications, availability, and price.

Design And Display

The Honor Y8S is a budget device and as such, it comes with a plastic body that features a smooth panel. The panel is where you will find the cameras, an LED flash, and also the fingerprint reader. It measures 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.8 mm in dimensions and weighs 175 grams which is not that heavy to handle with a single hand.

The Honor Y8S has a screen size of 6.5 inches with an LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The screen offers a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, and 396 ppi density. There is also a Scratch Resistant Glass and the screen reaches 84.4% screen-to-body ratio.

Honor Y8
Honor Y8S

Camera Features

As fas as the camera are concerned, the Honor Y8S will take great photos with the help of the 48 MP main snapper and 2 MP depth sensor. The camera features LED flash, HDR, panorama and it can shoot 1080p@30/60fps video resolution. The front camera on the device is 16 MP with f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3″, 1.0µm and it can record the same 1080p@60fps as the main snapper.

Hardware And Software

The Honor Y8S has a Huawei Hisilicon Kirin 710 chipset that is built on 12nm process technology. It also comes with an octa-core processor clocking at speed of 4×2.2 GHz. Taking charge of graphics is Mali-G51 MP4 which will also ensure good gaming experience. The Honor Y8S runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system and it has EMUI 9.1 user interface on top.

Storage Capacity And Sensors

The inbuilt storage on the device is a generous 128GB which is paired with 4GB RAM for smooth performance. The memory is expandable via a micro SDcard up to 128GB. It comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor with an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.

Battery Power And Network Connectivity

The battery on the device is 3750 mA with standard charging technology. The juicer will keep the phone on for many hours in a single charge. There is a dual SIM that has a 4G LTE network for fast internet connection. It also has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM Radio, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector and Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE.

Honor Y8S Full Specifications

Model Name Honor Y8S
Announced Released 2020, Q2
Market Availability Available


Network Type GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900)
5G Network No
Network Speed HSPA, LTE-A / 5G
Network GPRS Yes
Network EDGE Yes
SIM Type Micro-SIM


Body Build Glass front/plastic body
Body Dimensions 160.4 x 76.6 x 7.8 mm
Body Weight 175 grams
Protection n/a
Body Colors Black, Green


Display Type LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display Size 6.5 inches
Display Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio
Display Multitouch Yes
Display Pixel Density 396 ppi density
Display Screen Protection Yes Corning Gorilla


Primary Camera 48MP + 2MP main
Secondary Camera 16 MP
Video 1080p@30
Camera Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Camera Flash Yes


Operating System Android
OS Version 9.0
User Interface Yes


Chipset Huawei Hisilicon Kirin 710 (12 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor (GPU) Mali-G51 MP4
System Internal Memory 4 RAM
Internal Storage 128 GB
Storage Card Slot Yes, up to 1TB via microSD card (uses dedicated slot)
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes
Bluetooth Yes, 4.2, A2DP
USB Type Type – C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS


Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Battery Capacity 3750 mAh battery
Battery Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Wireless Charging No
Battery Standby
Battery Talk Time
Battery Music Play Time


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio n/a
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes

Other Features

Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
Browser HTML5
Java n/a
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Honor Y8S Price And Availability

The Honor Y8S will cost around $165 and the phone will be made available in good colors such as Black, and Green. When available, you can order it at any online leading store in your country.

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