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Honor 8 VS. Honor 8A Pro
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Honor 8 vs. Honor 8A Pro

October 4, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

Huawei Honor 8 pro is a better smartphone in this review of Honor 8 vs Honor 8 pro as it has high battery power, bigger screen size, 2 GB more RAM memory, 96 GB more internal storage, is slimmer, has higher pixel density and higher screen resolution.

DESIGN

Dimensions; Honor 8 has 145.5 x 71 x 7.5 mm while Honor 8 pro has 157 x 77.5 x 7 mm

Weight; Honor 8 is 153g whereas Honor 8 pro is 185g

Bottom Line design
Honor 8 is better.
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DISPLAY

Display type; both phones have IPS LCD

Pixel density; Honor 8 has 424ppi while Honor 8 pro has 515ppi.

Screen protection; Honor 8 has Corning Gorilla Glass 3, scratch-resistant glass whereas Honor 8 pro has Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Screen size; Honor 8 is 5.2” while Honor 8 pro is 5.7”

Screen resolution; Honor 8 has Full HD (1080 x 1920px) while Honor 8 pro has 1440 x 2560px

Touch screen; both phones have capacitive touchscreen, Multi-touch.

Bottom Line display
Honor 8 pro is better.
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HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; Honor 8 has HiSilicon Kirin 950 whereas Honor 8 pro has HiSilicon Kirin 960

GPU; Honor 8 has Mali-T880 MP4 whereas Honor 8 pro has Mali-G71 MP8

CPU; Honor 8 has Octa-core (2.3GHz, quad-core, Cortex A72 + 1.8GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53), 64-bit whereas Honor 8 pro has HiSilicon Kirin 960, 64-bit.

RAM; Honor 8 has 4 GB while Honor 8 pro has 6 GB.

User available storage; Honor 8 has up to 22.3 GB while Honor 8 pro has up to 105 GB.

Internal memory; Honor 8 has 32 GB whereas has 128 GB.

USB OTG; both phones support USB OTG.

Bottom Line hardware & performance
Honor 8 pro is better.
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AUDIO

Loudspeaker; both phones have loudspeakers.

Audio jack; both phones have 3.5 mm audio jack.

Bottom Line audio
the two phones have the same audio features.
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CAMERA

Main camera; each phone has 8 MP.

Features; Honor 8 has Digital zoom, auto flash, digital image stabilisation, face detection, touch to focus while Honor 8 pro has digital zoom, auto flash, face detection and touch to focus.

Image resolution; both phones have 4000 x3000px

Sensor; Honor 8 has Exmor-RS CMOS sensor while Honor 8 pro has CMOS image sensor.

Autofocus; Honor 8 pro has phase detection autofocus.

Shooting modes; both phones have continuous shooting and HDR.

Resolution; both phones have 8 MP.

Physical aperture; Honor 8 has F2.4 whereas Honor 8 pro has F2.0

Flash; Honor 8 pro has Dual-color LED flash.

Video recording; each phone has 1920×1080 @ 30fps.

Bottom Line camera
Honor 8 pro is better.
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BATTERY

Capacity; Honor 8 has 3000mAh whereas Honor 8 pro has 4000mAh

Quick charging; Honor 8 supports fast charging while Honor 8 pro has quick charging.

Bottom Line battery
Honor 8 pro is better.
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CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; each phone has 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Bluetooth; both phones have 4.2

USB; both phones support USB.

NFC; the two phones have NFC.

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass.

Sensors; both phones have light, proximity, accelerometer, compass and Gyro.

Bottom Line connectivity & features
the two phones have the same features.
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Conclusion

Huawei Honor 8 pro is a better phone in this review because it has high battery power, bigger screen size, 2 GB more RAM memory, 96 GB more internal storage, is slimmer, has higher pixel density and higher screen resolution.

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