Along with the flagship Honor Magic 2, Huawei also announced the Honor Waterplay 8 Tablet with the Android operating system. As easily understood from its name, Waterplay 8 is equipped with an 8-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1920×1200 pixels, a 74.13% screen-to-body ratio and 283ppi pixel per density.
Moving to the operating system is the Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0 software customization and it is powered by the Kirin 659 Octa-core SoC supported by 4GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of internal storage expandable via MicroSD slot.
In terms of multimedia, Honor Waterplay 8 boasts a dual rear camera with 13MP + 5MP sensors and a single 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. Finally, there is the presence of an IP67 certification against water and dust and support for the Turbo GPU.
Honor Waterplay 8 Price and Availability
The Honor Waterplay 8 price in China starts from CNY 1,499 – approximately $215 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage Wi-Fi version, CNY 1,799 – approximately $258 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage LTE version and 4GB RAM + 128GB storage Wi-Fi model costs CNY 1,899 – approximately $272. It will be available for order from today and goes on sale in China from November 6, 2018.
Honor Waterplay 8 Specifications
- IPS LCD Display of 8 inches with 283ppi
- Resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels
- Dual Rear Camera of 13MP + 5MP
- Front Camera of 8MP
- Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0
- Kirin 659 octa-core Processor
- Mali T830-MP2 GPU
- 4GB of RAM
- Internal memory of 64GB/128GB
- Expandable memory up to 256GB
- Connectivity of LTE (optional), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.2, USB C with OTG
- Battery capacity of 5100mAh with quick charge
- Harman Kardon audio