Huawei P8 Max phablet now globally available for USD 495.89

Huawei P8 Max that was announced back in April is now available worldwide via Gearbest. It is an unlocked phablet that can be used with most operators around the world.


The Huawei P8 Max is available in Golden color and has been priced at US $519.99. However, you can get it for US $495.89 after applying coupon code – P8MAX. It starts shipping from September 25, 2015.

The e-commerce portal from China delivers in most countries with free shipping. However, you could also expedite the shipping by paying nominal charges and get it within 3-7 business days. Lets have a look at the specifications and features of these devices.


Huawei P8 Max Specifications

The Huawei P8 Max features a 6.8-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD JDI IPS-Neo display that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 and has 83% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 935 processor with Mali-T682 MP4 GPU. It has 3 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and comes with 64 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with Emotion UI 3.1 on top of it.

The Huawei P8 Max rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual colour temperature LED flash, OIS, RBGW sensor and F/2.0 aperture. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front facing camera for selfies and video calling. It has spill-resistant nano coating as well. The device is just 6.8 mm thick and weighs 228 grams. It is a dual SIM (nano + micro) enabled phablet where one SIM card slot also doubles up as the microSD card slot.

The super sized phablet comes with DX19 high thermal conductivity alloy which is mainly found in luxury automobiles. The thermal conductivity coefficient is nine times higher than that of stainless steel, 2.8 times higher than aluminium – the magnesium alloy used in most flagship smartphones, according to Huawei.

The P8 Max comes with 4G LTE (FDD-LTE : 1800/2100/2600 MHz), 3G HSPA+ (WCDMA : 850/900/1900/2100 MHz), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.1 LE, NFC and GPS as connectivity options. It packs in a whopping 4,360 mAh non-removable battery under the hood.

The Huawei P8 Max package contains Cell Phone (1), Power Adapter (1) and USB Cable (1).

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