In addition to the P8, Huawei also took the wraps off the P8max at its event in London. As the name suggests, this is essentially a phablet version of the flagship. The P8max too will go on sale next month in select countries, priced at $586 (Rs 36,548 approximately) for the 16GB variant, and $693 (Rs 43,222 approximately) for the 64GB variant. Also Read - Huawei P50, P50 Pro with OLED display, HarmonyOS launched: Price, featuresAlso Read - Huawei Band 6 launched to take on Mi Band 5, brings SpO2 monitor at budget
As far as specifications go, the P8max flaunts a whopping 6.8-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) LTPS display with a pixel density of 326PPI. Under the hood is the company s Hisilicon Kirin octa-core chipset with 64bit capability. It is paired with a Mali-T628 MP4 GPU and 3GB of RAM. Also Read - Jio 5G service: Reliance Jio, Intel partner to develop 5G network for India
In the photography department, the phablet includes the same 13-megapixel snapper found on the P8, with a RGBW sensor, optical image stabilization and dual-LED flash. On the front however there is a smaller 5-megapixel selfie camera.
The P8max also features microSD card slot, 4,360mAh battery that is said to be good enough to last the day, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS. On the software front, it runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box, wrapped under Emotion UI 3.1.