The Huawei P8 has landed! Yes, Huawei’s latest flagship smart phone is now available to buy in the UK with pay monthly contract deals.
Just 6.4mm thick and made using an all-metal housing, the Huawei P8 boasts an impressive 5.2 inch full HD display along with 64-bit octa-core processing speeds and a long lasting 2680mAh battery featuring quick charge technology.
Cheapest Contract Offers
The carbon black Huawei P8 is now available on iD Mobile contracts, this new operator used to be Talk Mobile but now runs on the Three Mobile network.
The current cheapest line rental prices available start at £12.50 a month, however if you don’t want to pay anything upfront for your new P8 phone then contract tariffs from £25.50 include a free Huawei P8 along with 600 minutes of calls and 2GB of data.
Further network launches are expected later today and over the coming days on Vodafone, O2 and EE 4G networks as well as the release of upgrade deals by the same operators.
Also, a second colour scheme is set to be released later today in the form of the Huawei P8 Mystic Gold (white) edition.
Sleek, powerful and full of features
The design of the Huawei P8 has been crafted to provide clean, aesthetic lines, which make it easy to use and hold, thereby ensuring your comfort. It has been created using a metal Unibody and Nano Moulding Technology, giving it strength and a seamless look. This is exemplified by the virtually frameless display which means you fully maximise the 5.2” screen. It is also incredible thin at just 6.4 mm.
Not only do you have a great-looking phone, but you have a high-quality 13 Megapixel camera, which benefits from incorporating the latest technology. This means you have the ability to take amazing photos, thanks to its industry-leading DSLR level image signal processor. If that wasn’t enough it has image stabilization, a four colour RGBW sensor and low light shooting capabilities. The dual-tone colour flash also ensures that light appears natural in your photos giving them a warm look.
Unleash your creativity with the unique light painting feature which gives you the ability track torchlight movement to create unique and interesting night shots. You can also watch real-time previews, so you can ensure you get the right exposure.
Be your own movie director with the Huawei P8. It gives you the ability to connect up to three compatible Android phones together for the purpose of recording your video from different angles. So when you edit, you have the footage to produce an interesting and dynamic video to impress your friends and family.
Another way to improve your videos is to use the time lapse mode. This uses delayed photography to take multiple photos at specific intervals. These photos can then be put together giving you a great video effect, just like you see in the movies.
You never know when the next great selfie opportunity will occur, but it is always amazing to take photos with friends. But how do you ensure they look good, as often they are taken quickly in the moment. Huawei understand this and they have added the ability to touch-up your photos enhancing them. You can even choose who you wish to enhance.
So, we know the Huawei P8 has a great camera and video capabilities, but what else does it offer? The answer is a great deal with its powerful 2.0GHz 8-core processor and 3GB RAM. With them you will be able to take advantage of the latest apps and play the most demanding games. There is also plenty of space for your apps with the 16GB of internal storage, while the large 2380 mAh battery will keep you working and entertained for longer.
Huawei has taken connectivity seriously and they have incorporated their own latest technology into the P8. This includes an antenna design which allows seamless network switching to deliver a stable and clear experience when talking on the phone. The result is 50% less dropped calls and a 20% increase in connection efficiency.
Wi-Fi networks are intelligently evaluated and are automatically connected to when available. If you have previously connected to any network before then the Wi-Fi feature is conveniently turned on, and the connection is established. Roaming is also improved with the speed of connections being up to three times faster with the Huawei P8. To complete the connectivity options LTE has been included giving you access to the fastest download speeds.