Honor 8 Pro with Kirin 960, 6GB RAM officially launched in Malaysia at RM1999!

As one of the newest flagship from Huawei Honor, the Honor 8 Pro comes with decent of new hardware packed along in a new design completely different from the previous Honor 8. Today, Honor Malaysia has officially brought the Honor 8 Pro into Malaysia with a price tag at RM1999, featuring flagship like performance for a reasonable price.

Honor 8 Pro specifications:

Honor 8 Pro With 6GB RAM, Dual Rear Cameras, 4000mAh Battery Launched

  • 5.7 inches 2K display
  • Kirin 960 
  • 6GB RAM+64 ROM 
  • 8MP front camera
  • Dual 12MP rear camera/ Dual tone LED flash/ F2.2 aperture/ PDAF autofocus
  • 4000mAh battery
  • Rear fingerprint sensor
  • Kirin Hi-6403 audio DAC
  • Runs on Android 7.0+EMUI 5.0 
  • Available in gold, black and silver (colour might varies on local availability)

RRP: RM1999


In terms of its design, the Honor 8 Pro has a unibody design with highlight on its metallic build. It has a 5.7 inches 2K display and features USB Type C port, earphone jack and speaker. It is only 6.97mm thick and its curved edge provides a good grip.



The Honor 8 Pro comes with 3rd generation 12MP+12MP dual rear camera with large aperture. It takes decent night shots, creating monochrome images and instant shots.



Honor 8 Pro can creates virtual reality images and video where its effect can be enhanced by their dedicated VR lens.


And for its performance, the Kirin 960 is a decent chip that offers more performance per core than its predecessor. It also packed with 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM, sufficient for heavy gaming and multitasking.


Despite having a 5.7 inches 2K display and a large 4000mAh battery, it’s surprisingly thin as it thickness doesn’t exceeds 7mm.



Honor official also guarantees that the smartphone will last up to 2 day on a single charge for normal usage, and 1 day half for heavy user.

Mobile Legends specials perks


Honor Malaysia also collaborates with Mobile Legends to give out free Mobile Legend Hero skin for all players. The skin can be redeemed from 20th July this year to 31st January 2018.



Besides, there will be a new character exclusively added for Malaysian players.



Lastly, Honor Malaysia also established an agreement with Mobile Legends as the official exclusive partner for 2017 Mobile Legends Tournament for South East Asia!

More photos from the Honor 8 Pro launch event below!



Honor 8 Pro will be available from 11st July (today) at RM1999 through Huawei and Honor online retail store – Vmall and soon available at all Honor experience store nationwide from tomorrow.

The first 100 Vmall buyers can claim their powerbank worth RM128 by posting a photo on proof of ownership on their Facebook page. More details here