Huawei Honor

80
Engadget
Score
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Talk time
2G, 3G
Camera
yes
Internal memory
2 GB
Screen size
4 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Talk time
Array

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Auto focus, Flash) (yes)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS)

Storage

Internal memory
2 GB
Memory card
microSD (microSDHC)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (yes)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR (A2DP [stereo audio])

Media

Media playback
yes (Streaming / internet)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Flash)
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes

Apps

Apps (default)
Array

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
yes (Polyphonic, MP3 / audio)
Vibrate mode
yes

Carriers

Regions offered
Array

Radio type

Comm standard
GSM (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) (UMTS / WCDMA)

Display

Screen size
4 inches
Screen resolution
Other (854, 480)
Screen type
LCD (Active) (Color)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Speakers
Mono (yes)

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
RAM
512 MB
ROM
4096 MB
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

Flight mode
yes
FM tuner
yes
Model
Mercury

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Talk time
2G, 3G
Camera
yes
Internal memory
2 GB
Screen size
4 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Talk time
Array

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Auto focus, Flash) (yes)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS)

Storage

Internal memory
2 GB
Memory card
microSD (microSDHC)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (yes)
Bluetooth
2.1 + EDR (A2DP [stereo audio])

Media

Media playback
yes (Streaming / internet)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Flash)
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes

Apps

Apps (default)
Array

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
yes (Polyphonic, MP3 / audio)
Vibrate mode
yes

Carriers

Regions offered
North America (US)

Radio type

Comm standard
CDMA (EV-DO rA)

Display

Screen size
4 inches
Screen resolution
Other (854, 480)
Screen type
LCD (Active) (Color)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Speakers
Mono (yes)

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
RAM
512 MB
ROM
4096 MB
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

Flight mode
yes
FM tuner
yes