After a number of rumours and leaks, Huawei has finally made the Honor 8 official.

This happened during a press event in China this week, where they introduced the Honor 8 smartphone and revealed its official specifications.

One of the main features you will immediately notice is the dual cameras, much like the Huawei P9, however, these have not been made in partnership with Lecia.

That said, they are still decent, with a 12-megapixel camera on the back. That rear-facing camera also features laser auto focus with a 1.76 micron pixel size for better low-light photography.

On top of that, the handset also features a pemium metal design, a 5.2-inch display that has a 1,920 x 1,080 pixel resolution and 3GB of RAM on the 32GB version, or up to 3GB of RAM on the 64/128GB models.

There’s also a microSD card slot to expand that storage further.

There’s also an 8-megapixel camera on the front, a 3,000 mAh battery, 4G LTE connectivity, a fingerprint sensor, infrared sensor, and Android 6.0 Marshmallow pre-installed.

The handset will be available in Pearl White, Sunrise Gold, Midnight Black, Sakura Pink and Sapphire Blue color options, it is priced at 1999 yuan for the 4GB/32GB version, 2299 yuan for the 4GB RAM/64GB version, or 2499 yuan for the 4GB RAM/128GB version.

No word on international pricing or availability has been announced yet.

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