World’s third-largest smartphone maker Huawei seems to be bolstering its smartphone range across categories.

Alongwith its hig-end Mate S smartphone, the Chinese giant also showcased its metal-bodied G8 smartphone at the ongoing IFA trade show in Europe.

Huawei G8 with finger print scanner

Huawei G8 runs Android 5.1 Lollipop skinned with the company’s Emotion UI 3.1. The smartphone features a fingerprint scanner at the back, which can be used to unlock the phone, answer calls, or control alarms.

The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch HD screen with 920x1080p FHD resolution.

Powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, Huawei G8 has 3GB RAM and packs with 32GB internal storage.

The new Huawei phone offers 3,000mAh battery and comes with a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.

The phone supports 4G, 3G, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB and GPS as connectivity options.


Huawei is also coming with a Nexus device. For that stay tuned.


Author – Stavan Pandya.