Honor, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, is gearing up to expand its product lineup with the new Honor X8B. This launch comes on the heels of the recent introduction of the Honor X9B in the UAE market. The upcoming Honor X8B has been spotted on Singapore’s IMDA certification website, sporting the model number LLY-LX2. While we're still in the dark regarding the full specs, this listing usually heralds more information to come as the device pops up on additional certification websites.
The Honor X9B is also making waves with its listing on the BIS certification database, suggesting that its launch in the Indian market is imminent. This marks Honor's second venture into the subcontinent.
The Honor X8B has shown itself once again
The Honor X9B is a robust device, featuring a 6.78-inch AMOLED display that delivers a 1.5K screen resolution, a 120 Hz refresh rate, and boasts 1.07 billion color capacity. Under the hood, it's powered by the Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 SoC and Adreno A710 GPU. It operates on MagicOS 7.2, which is based on Android 13.
The X9B comes in two configurations: one with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, and a higher-end model with 12GB of RAM and the same storage capacity. Photography enthusiasts will appreciate the X9B's camera setup, which includes a 108MP primary camera, complemented by a 5MP ultra-wide and a 2MP macro camera. The front features a 16MP camera for high-quality selfies. The device is backed by a substantial 5800mAh battery, which supports 35W wired fast charging, ensuring the phone keeps up with the demands of intensive usage.