Honor officially announced the Honor 8S. The phone features a unique double texture back made out of plastic.
The Honor 8S packs a 5.71-inch HD+ LCD panel with a water drop notch for the 5MP selfie cam. The front camera will serve as the only biometric authentication method in the absence of a fingerprint reader. The main 13MP f/1.8 PDAF camera with a single LED flash at the back.
The Helio A22 SoC powers the Honor 8S coupled with 2GB RAM and 32GB expandable storage. Battery life should be good with 3,020 mAh cell. The 3.5mm headphone jack is present alongside an FM radio receiver.
The Honor 8S will run on EMUI 9 with Android Pie out of the box. You’ll be able to pick up the 8S in Black, Blue or Gold and pricing is RUB 8,490 which translates to $130/€120.