Huawei unveils an enormous model of its excessive-finish P8 smartphone
Huawei’s is not content material to unveil simply its flagship P8 smartphone — there’s a good greater, beastlier handset in retailer. The corporate has revealed the P8max, a 6.eight-inch gadget that actually expands on the slim, subsequent-to-no-bezel design of its smaller sibling. Apart from that cavernous (however sadly 1080p) display, the most important benefit is a whopping four,360mAh battery that guarantees about 2.2 days of typical battery life, or about 15 hours of non-cease net browsing or video playback. You will additionally get a customized interface that gives a number of “panels” for multitasking (applicable at these dimensions), and that is billed as one of many thinnest giant smartphones at a scant 6.8mm thick.
The P8max is in any other case very similar to its common-sized counterpart. You are ‘solely’ getting a 5-megapixel digital camera on the entrance as an alternative of eight, however you will nonetheless get a thirteen-megapixel stabilized rear digital camera with a “skilled-grade” imaging processor, a two-tone flash and modes for each lengthy-publicity photographs and multi-telephone images. In any other case, you must anticipate the identical 2GHz octa-core Kirin 930 processor and 3GB of RAM as within the greater-spec P8. As you’d collect, Huawei will cost additional for its gargantuan telephone. It’s going to value you €549 ($583) for a base 32GB mannequin when it ships within the close to future, and €649 ($688) for a 64GB mannequin. There’s particular phrase on UK or US releases, however the P8max ought to attain 30 nations.