You know who’s been the world’s third biggest smartphone manufacturer for nearly three years? Huawei, that’s who. Despite strong competition from Chinese peers Xiaomi and Lenovo, the company just keeps on churning out solid handsets, both in China and overseas.
Its latest flagship, the 6-inch Huawei Mate 8, might be too big for some, but otherwise packs a lot of punch, specs-wise, and not at the expense of battery life.
First, the specs: The Mate 8 comes with a Kirin 950 octa-core processor and a Mali T880MP4 graphics co-processor. On the back, you’ll find a fingerprint reader and a 16-megapixel camera; there’s a 8-megapixel one on the front. The all-aluminum phone comes in several configurations; 3 or 4GB of RAM and 32/64/128GB of storage memory… see more