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70%
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Camera

60% user satisfaction score (5 votes)
Pros
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Hybrid Autofocus system for 0.3-seconds AF speed

The Honor 8 features a hybrid AF system, including Laser AF for short range, depth focus (phase-detection) for long range and contrast autofocus. This allows the camera to focus on subjects within 0.3-seconds.

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The honor 8 features a dual-lens camera system at the back of the phone. One sensor is a Bayer sensor using an RGB color filter array that records light the same as a regular digital camera and the second is a monochrome sensor that measured brightness. The camera can combine that color and...

Cons
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No 4K video recording option

The Honor 8 can only record at Full HD resolution at either 60fps or 30fps, but it doesn't have any option to record 4K videos.

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No OIS in the camera

The Honor 8 rear camera doesn't come with an optical image stabilization (OIS). It could have improved the low-light performance, but I guess it's because of the inconsistent results due to the dual-lens camera setup.

Performance & Hardware
100% user satisfaction score (1 vote)
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Fasth and accurate rear-mounted fingerprint scanner

Although there are faster fingerprint scanners like the Oppo R9 with 0.2 second, but 0.4 is really blazing fast and very accurate as when due to its auto-learning skills that improved the recognition over time.

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Design

66.7% user satisfaction score (3 votes)
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Nice selection of colors

The Honor 8 is a gorgeous looking device, and it's also available in four different colors, including Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue (my favorite) and Gold.

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The Huawei 8 is a really gorgeous phone with its dual 2.5D glass on the front of the screen, aluminum alloy body, very narrow bezel, rounded edges and of course, the 15-layer light-catching glass finish at the back of the phone. I know it looks amazing in the commercial video, and I'm sure that you...

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Back very prone to fingerprints

As beautiful as the back of the phone looks, it is very prone to attracting visible fingerprints. Some users might use a transparent case to prevent it, but it's a shame putting a cover on such a beautiful device.

Software/Apps
100% user satisfaction score (1 vote)
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Eye-care mode making the experience of looking at your phone more comfortable and safe by filtering part of the blue light. This help to reduce eye strain and some researched shown that it help people sleep well at night. This is really useful feature. It's so useful that when I read about it on the...

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