Ahead of CES 2016 in January Huawei has decided to out its new flagship smartphone, the Huawei Ascend Mate 8, which it revealed details for this week, and will be showing off at its stand during the trade show.

The phone will feature Huawei’s octa-core Kirin 950 processor, which has four cores at 1.8GHz and another four at 2.3GHz.

It also features a Mali T880MP4 chip for graphics, with either 3 or 4GB of RAM depending on your region. In front there’s also a 6 inch 1080p IPS LCD display, with a front facing 8 megapixel sensor that has a f/2.4 aperture along side it.

On the back there is also a 16 megapixel Sony IMX298 sensor with optical image stabilisation and a f/2.0 aperture.

The phone will be available in 32, 64 and 128GB models, with a microSD card slot for expansion and a 4,000mAh battery.

It will also run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.

At the moment Huawei only plans to release the phone in China, however it is expected that it will come to other markets in 2016.

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