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Honor 8X

Honor 8X
alaScore 92

178 reviews

Mar, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 178 reviews of Honor 8X. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the design and screen are on the whole positive. The camera and performance are also mentioned favorably. The reception and portability get less positive views.

price, performance, camera, screen, design

portability, reception

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Honor 8X is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Aloysius Low (cnet.com)

The Honor 8X is like a super-cheap iPhone XS Max, in all the best ways

 

This shiny, cost-conscious phone comes with dual cameras and more trimmings than you'd expect.

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Marcus Herbrich (notebookcheck.net)

Honor 8X Smartphone Review

 

An extravagant phablet. The Honor 8X offers a large 6.5-inch display, extravagant looks as well as a good mid-range configuration. Find out how the new mid-range processor Kirin 710 can handle everyday tasks in our review.

long battery runtimes ; design ; GPS ; good selfie camera

ergonomics ; contrast of IPS panel ; Wi-Fi ; old USB standard

The Honor 8X is a well-made and good-looking mid-range smartphone (despite having a display notch). The new mid-range processor Kirin 710 supplies the Honor phone with sufficient power, but does cause some hiccups during everyday use. The good battery...

Nov, 2018

Expert review by : JC Torres (slashgear.com)

Honor 8X Review: mid-range as good as premium

 

You can probably already guess from the title: Honor has done it again. While it's easy to knock the company as “just a Huawei sub-brand”, it has been rocking the smartphone global market, including the US, with affordable smartphones that sometimes...

Excellent battery life ; Serviceable AI-assisted cameras ; Decent performance ; Value for your money

Still uses micro USB ; Slippery fingerprint magnet design

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : John Velasco (phonearena.com)

Honor 8X Review

 

Last year's Honor 7X was an impressive outing combining trendy features with a competitive $200 price tag. Its successor, the Honor 8X, seeks out the natural progression of being better, stronger, and faster – while remaining faithful to its roots with...

Dazzling design ; Long battery life ; Large edge-to-edge screen ; Affordable

Camera can’t handle low light ; AI camera mode tends to produce unrealistic photos ; Weak speaker ; microUSB connector instead of USB-C

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Helena Stone (geekspin.co)

Honor 8X review – Flagship-like specs for a fraction of the price

 

Honor has a strong reputation for making top-notch budget smartphones that don't look or feel budget at all, and their latest release, the Honor 8X follows in those footsteps. For 249 Euro / $285 USD, Honor has a strong reputation for making top-notch...

Flagship-like build quality and design ; Large vibrant display ; Great performance ; Above average camera ; Two-day battery life ; 3.5mm audio jack

No IP rating ; MicroUSB charging

This is an iPhone XS Max alternative that costs nearly a quarter of the price

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Steve Ranger Steve Ranger (zdnet.com)

​Honor 8X review: A notch above expectation Review | ZDNet

 

This 6.5-inch mid-range smartphone packs a decent set of features and a big battery to power them, at an attractive price.

Affordable ; Up-to-date design ; Good set of features for the price

Charges via MicroUSB

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : David McCourt (androidpit.com)

Honor 8X review: well-disguised economy in phablet form | AndroidPIT

 

Are you looking for an affordable smartphone, but don't want to do without a stylish design, a large display and lots of memory? Then you should take a look at the Honor 8X!

For big-screen enthusiasts on a budget, you can do a lot worse than the Honor 8X. Pull this thing out of your pocket and nobody will think you are holding a sub $300 smartphone. Sure, you will have to make compromises on the chip performance and the...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Brad Linder (liliputing.com)

Honor 8X is coming to America (and the rest of the world)

 

The Honor 8X is a smartphone with a big display and a small price tag. First last month, Huawei is now giving the budget phone a global launch.

When Huawei launched the Chinese version of the Honor 8X, the company also introduced a larger version called the Honor 8X Max. That model has a 7.1 inch, 2244 x 1080 pixel display, a 5,000 mAh battery and Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 or Snapdragon 660...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Richard Easton (trustedreviews.com)

Honor 8X Review | Trusted Reviews

 

A super value mid-range phone

Fantastic battery life ; Great screen ; Good performance ; Swift fingerprint scanner

No wireless or fast charging (and Micro USB port) ; Camera takes a bit of work to get good shots ; Too many pre-installed apps and bloatware

The Honor 8X is a great-value phone that packs in great performance, a fantastic display and seriously impressive stamina for the money. It compares very favourably with the Moto G6 Plus that costs around the same, but in my opinion has a more...

Feb, 2019

Expert review by : Andrew Williams (techradar.com)

Honor 8X review

 

Update: after Google suspended Huawei's future access to Android Play Store and security updates, there are serious question marks over the future of Huawei and Honor phones. While Google and Huawei have promised to support phones currently on the...

Great value Very modern look Good performance

Flaky camera background blur mode Micro USB charging Honor Play is more powerful

With its solid performance, versatile camera and metal and glass build, the Honor 8X is great way to get a phone that looks and feels expensive but does not cost the earth.

Jul, 2019

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