Huawei’s latest Mate 8 was making in the news for last few weeks, rumours stopped after Huawei announced Mate 8 in last week of November. Today Huawei Mobile division head He Gang suggest that device will be released on December 9th. Huawei Mate series is very successful that’s why the company announced Mate 8 as the first flagship device after the launch of Nexus 6p.
He further mentioned that their company will be producing 1 million handsets per month and also claimed that Huawei is very confident regarding the success of their latest flagship. The last year Mate 7 was also one of the bestselling Huawei’s smartphone, the company sold nearly 7 million units of Mate 7 during one year. Huawei is very confident Mate 8 sales will cross the 7 million landmark sales record of Mate 7.
As a reminder, the latest Mate 8 is powered by a quad HD 5.7 inches display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels. The device is powered by Huawei’s own Kirin 950 chipset. There are two variants of Mate 8. One is powering the device with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage whereas the second variant is powering the device with 4GB and 64GB internal storage.
The 32GB variant is available for $470 USD whereas the 64 GB variant is available for $1075 USD. The rear camera of Mate 8 is of 16MP with a f/2.0 aperture and OIS. The front facing camera is of 8MP with a wide f/2.4 aperture. A gigantic 4000mAh battery will keep the device lights on.
If you are planning to buy the latest Mate 8, be sure you marked the December 9th, 2015.