Huawei P8 unveiled: 5.2-inch super slim flagship with full metal unibody and innovative RGBW camera sensor

Huawei just unveiled its brand new flagship Android phone for 2015: the Huawei P8: a super thin, 6.4mm phone with a full metal unibody and an innovative RGBW camera sensor…
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1. jpuv_

Posts: 10; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

Isn't RGBW the same to RGBC sensor of Moto X 2013?

3. SmartNingen

Posts: 48; Member since: Apr 02, 2015


12. waddup121 unregistered

lol, just that their claming it with a different colour LOL Still seems Huawei has pulled themselves off with this one, I'm waiting patiently for hands on and a full fledged review!

14. TheStanleyFTW

Posts: 252; Member since: Feb 20, 2013

Was about to ask the same question :)

39. QWERTYslider unregistered

Removable battery ???

65. samsboy unregistered

You will certainly be making your own phones with removable battery.

2. arch_angel

Posts: 1651; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Nice can't wait to read the review that PA does on this phone.

32. Simona unregistered

i don't need review i buy it straight ! will do my review to my self !

43. dimas

Posts: 3363; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

Count me in the hype train. Gonna buy that sexy premium black once it's available in my country.

47. Simona unregistered

I preffer white .. bit disapointed that - that strip on top back phone is still black even in silver or gold.. they could do it same color .. so silver- silver black-black , gold gold.. only that white looks OK ..

71. dimas

Posts: 3363; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

Maybe the strip looks good on the actual device. The real thing will always be different from pictures.

78. rnagic

Posts: 215; Member since: Jul 13, 2014

Hopefully they release their source code or whatever so we can get some decent roms. It could be the most sexy device I've ever seen, but their os is goofy. Black P8 with CM12 D=

4. Kruze

Posts: 1285; Member since: Dec 30, 2014

I like this phone...a lot. Good job, Huawei!

6. limporgyuk

Posts: 360; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

Agreed, just watching the live-stream and there's a lot of nice and clever features like the knuckle use and power firewall. Very impressed

10. jpuv_

Posts: 10; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

I like that too. That's what we call an Innovation!

13. limporgyuk

Posts: 360; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

Holy s**t it's nano coated as well

5. WallStreet

Posts: 256; Member since: Sep 21, 2014

Yes please- an objective review with a battery test and benchmarks comparison, but when will PA get a hold of this phone????

34. Simona unregistered

shut up and wait

7. jellmoo

Posts: 2585; Member since: Oct 31, 2011

It's a nice looking device, but I'm tired of seeing 16gb internal storage on new devices. In 2015, that just shouldn't be the case for flagship level phones.

44. dimas

Posts: 3363; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

They didn't remove the sd slot so it's still good if you want to expand storage. At least you don't need to shell out extra hundred dollars just for a higher memory model.

48. Simona unregistered

you don't know what is SC card ? u wont EVEN fill up those 16GB .. u have no idea that all apps can be installed on SD card ??? ppl cut this crap pls .. and START think !

54. may_czos

Posts: 955; Member since: Nov 22, 2014

Even up to 80% of the app stays in phone's internal memory.

83. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

if u'r not into gaming stuff, u wont fill those 16Gigs, and if u just like HD gaming, u wont need this phone..

84. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014



Posts: 322; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

Their launch was a great example of how not to launch a new product. The phone is really nice but they lost the attention of the crowed because most of the crowd can't understand what the presenters are saying luckily there are slides to make sense of it. I just can't understand why most of the asian smartphone brands who can't speak proper english have to present the product. why can't they use professional presenters?

15. Kruze

Posts: 1285; Member since: Dec 30, 2014

Their vice president of the design team speaks English very well. But for those who is not good in English, at least they still know how to speak. And no, why would you need professional presenters from outside when they don't even know any s**t about the phone and the way they present will sound like it's scripted. So, hell no.


Posts: 322; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

We are talking here about a launch of a product were you need to grab as much interest and attention from the crowd as much as possible, so not speaking proper understandable English is a hindrance to achieving that outcome. Now in regards of the presenter being from outside or from inside that is irrelevant we simply need someone to present the product in the best possible way. By the way any presentation that uses slides is to a certain point scripted, and i will take a scripted presentation over that kind of presentation any day.

35. Simona unregistered

It MUST be owner of company NOT other ppl ! get subtitles

67. techloverNYC

Posts: 601; Member since: Nov 20, 2012

Interesting point, however I also notice sometimes the presenters for Samsung and LG have poor english too. If Korean company with more money is fine with it, I am pretty sure Huawei deserve to get a pass
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