Huawei Mate 8 Is A Massive 6 Inch Smartphone. Specs Inside

With the obvious success of the Huawei Mate 7 that was released last year by Chinese electronic giants – Huawei, the company has just recently announced the Mate 8. The mid-range smartphone is loaded to deliver more with improved camera, ample RAM, a more powerful processor and latest software.

Huawei Mate 8

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The Huawei Mate 8 has a thickness of 7.9 millimetres and weighs about 185 grams. To deliver a crystal clear display, the Huawei Mate 8 packs a massive 6-inch display with 2.5D curved glass and a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It also boasts a pixel density of 367 ppi, the screen on this tablet of a phone delivers enjoyable viewing considering the fact that it is based on IPS LCD technology, although the pixel count is not the best in this range if you ask me.


Below is the complete specs of the Huawei Mate 8.

Overall Features

  • Platform: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), UI 4.0
  • Processor: Octa-core Processor, 2.3 quad-core & 1.8GHz quad-core (HiSilicon Kirin 950)
  • GPU: Mali-T880 MP4
  • Memory: 3GB RAM or 4GB RAM
  • Colours: Champagne Gold, Moonlight Silver, Space Gray, Mocha Brown
  • Dimension: 157.1 x 80.6 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 185 g
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • Display: 6.0-inch IPS Touch Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (368 ppi)
  • Display Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 4


  • Rear Camera: 16MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) Flash, OIS, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Front Camera: 8MP Camera


  • Built-in Storage: 32GB or 64GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 128GB (SIM2 slot)
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes USB 2.0, USB Host


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: MP3/eAAC+/WAV/Flac player
  • Video Player: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: To be Confirmed
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Maps:

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: No
  • Barometer: No
  • SpO2: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with Dedicated Mic)
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 4000 mAh Non Removable Battery
  • Talktime:
  • Standby Time: up to 528 hours
  • Fast Charging: Yes, Charge to 37% in 30 minutes


In Nigeria, the Huawei Mate 8 is expected to sell between N110,000 to N150,000 Naira. But this phone is yet to arrive Nigeria.  We are keeping our fingers crossed for it.

Where To Buy Huawei Mate 8 & Pay On Delivery

JUMIA – View Price Offers, Click Here

KONGA – View Price Offers, Click Here

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