The Honor 8C has received a price cut in India. The smartphone, which was launched with a starting price of Rs 11,999, is now available for Rs 8,999. This is an interesting price tag for a not-so-old Honor smartphone. Read on to find out everything about the price cut.

Honor 8C price cut in India

The Honor 8C launched with a price tag of Rs 11,999 for the 32GB variant, and Rs 12,999 for the 64GB variant. Since launch, the base variant has received multiple price cuts. In February, the base variant price was cut by Rs 1,000. During a recent online sale, its price fell down by a further Rs 1,000. In essence, it was available for Rs 9,999. Now, the base variant is available for Rs 8,999 on Amazon India. Interestingly, the 64GB variant continues to be on sale at its original price.

Honor 8C features, specifications

The Honor 8C launched in December last year. To recap, it flaunts a 6.26-inch HD+ display with TUV certification. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 chipset, and the device is backed by a 4,000mAh battery. For security there’s a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. On the software front, it launched with Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.2 onboard.

For photography, there’s a dual-camera setup at the back. This setup consists of a 13-megapixel f/1.8 aperture primary sensor, and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. For selfies and video calling, there’s an 8-megapixel snapper up front. This camera comes with features like beautification mode and augmented reality functions.

FeaturesHonor 8CSamsung Galaxy M10Xiaomi Redmi Note 7Realme 3
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 632 octa-core SoCExynos 7870 octa-coreQualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoCMediaTek Helio P70
OSAndroid OreoAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid PieAndroid 9 Pie
Display6.26-inch HD+6.2-inch HD+LCD-6.3-inch Full HD+6.3-inch HD+, 19:9 aspect ratio-1520×720 pixels
Internal Memory4GB RAM with 32GB storage2GB RAM with 16GB storage3GB RAM with 32GB storage3GB RAM with 32GB storage
Rear CameraDual – 13MP + 2MPDual – 13MP + 5MPDual – 12MP + 2MPDual – 13MP + 2MP
Front Camera8MP5MP13MP13MP