The Huawei Mate 8 is a smartphone with a 6 inch, full HD display, a 4,000 mAh battery, and Hauwei’s own octa-core, 64-bit processor.

Huawei unveiled the Mate 8 in China in November, and now the company has announced plans to sell the phone in more markets around the globe. It won’t be coming to the US anytime soon, but the Huawei Mate 8 should hit Europe soon for €599 and up.

huawei mate 8

The phone has a Kirin 950 processor with four ARM Cortex-A72 and four ARM Cortex-A53 CpU cores, a 16 MP Sony IMX298 rear camera and an 8MP front camera.

It supports 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, and has a fingerprint sensor. Huawei will offer a model with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage and a higher-priced version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage.

The Mate 8 runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow software with Huawei’s EMUI 4.0 custom user interface.

It should be available in 30 countries soon, including France, Spain, Germany, Mexico, Australia, and the United Arab Emirates.

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