Huawei Mate 8: Ten Things You Need To Know [Rumors And New Leaks]

Huawei along with Google recently launched higher end Nexus smartphone running the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.

The Chinese smartphone maker is now alleged to launch its flagship smartphone under the popular Mate series. We have see rumors in the last few months of the upcoming Mate 8. The smartphone is aimed to be iPhone 6s rival.

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Rumored information claims that the Huawei Mate 8 will come with similar feature to the iPhone 6s 3D Touch display measuring 6 inch at Quad HD resolution an much more. We have jotted down all the features and the benchmark result of the Huawei Mate 8 that has been leaked and rumored so far. Have a look at the slider below to know more.

Huawei Mate 8 Release Date

There are many rumors saying that the Huawei will announce the Mate 8 this month. Several reports claims different release date. However, according to a Chinese blog, Mobile Dad, Huawei has teased its upcoming event on November 26, where the company is expected to hold an launch event of the Mate 8.

Huawei Mate 8 Design

Late in July, a Chinese website leaked image of the so-called Mate 8. At the first look, it looked like the Mate 8 has the similar design as the Honor 7. The leaked image shows that the rumored Mate 8's display has very thin bezels, and features a fingerprint scanner on the back. Further, several reports claims that the smartphone to feature a more durable design, to rival iPhone 6s and the Google Nexus 6P.

Huawei Mate 8 Display

The Huawei Mate 8 is expected to features a 6 inch Quad-HD display with a resolution of 2560x1440 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The display is rumored to have Force Touch sensitivity similar to the iPhone 6s 3D Touch display.

Huawei Mate 8 Camera

The latest benchmark test reveals that the smartphone will carry a 15 megapixel camera on the back and a 5 or 8 megapixel front-facing camera. The rear camera can take pictures at a maximum resolution of 4068x3456 pixels. However, earlier rumors claims that the smartphone to flaunt a 13 megapixel rear camera.

Huawei Mate 8 Processor

Under the hood, the Huawei Mate 8 is rumored to be powered its very own 64-bit HiSilicon Kirin 950 processor clocked at 2.4GHz using four Cortex A72 cores and four A53 core and paired with Mail T-880 GPU.

Huawei Mate 8 RAM

The Huawei Mate 8 is said to come in two variants: 3GB and 4GB of RAM depending on the internal storage.

Huawei Mate 8 Operating System

The Huawei Mate 8 will run on the latest Android platform: 6.0 Marshmallow modified by the company's Emotion UI 4.0, out of the box.

Huawei Mate 8 On-board Storage

The Huawei Mate 8 is likely to come with two storage models: 32GB and 64GB internal storage along with a microSD card slot to expand up to 128GB.

Huawei Mate 8 Battery

The Huawei Mate 8 is reportedly to come with a bigger 4,000mAh to juice up the device.

Huawei Mate 8 Specs

The latest benchmark list the Huawei Mate 8 as Huawei NXT-AL10. Looking at the benchmark specs details, all the rumored specs are coming true.


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