Huawei recently unveiled its new Kirin 710 SoC for mid-range phones. The company is now prepping up to launch new smartphones to target the mid-range market and Honor 8X could be the upcoming one.
Yesterday, a Honor branded smartphone with a model number of ARE-AL00 had surfaced on TENAA. It had appeared with minimal information such as dimensions, display and battery size. The TENAA listing of ARE-AL00 is now updated with full specifications.
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The Honor ARE-AL00 will be a massive smartphone as its TENAA listing has revealed that it measures 177.57 x 86.24 x 8.13mm and it weighs 210 grams. The handset is fitted with a massive display of 7.12 inches that carries support for 2244 x 1080 pixels. The TENAA images of the phone reveal that it features a valley notch like the Oppo F9. The handset is packed with a battery of 4,900 mAh capacity.
The ARE-AL00 smartphone is fueled by 1.8 GHz octa-core processor. Probably, the handset could be fueled by Kirin 710 chipset. The SoC is coupled with 4 GB of RAM. The handset is preloaded with Android 8.1 Oreo and it comes with an internal storage of 64 GB. It also features a microSD card slot. For photography, the smartphone is equipped with 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel rear-mounted dual camera and a front-facing camera of 8-megapixel. The TENAA images also that its fingerprint scanner is positioned on its back panel. The color variants of the smartphone include blue, black and red.
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Even though the rumor mill is referring to ARE-AL00 Honor phone as Honor 8X or 8S, there is no concrete evidence to support this claim. In related news, a new Huawei/Honor device with model number JSN-AL00 has received certification from 3C body in China. The same model has also been approved by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (CMIIT).