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Huawei P8 Max (2015) review

Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop)
HiSilicon Kirin 935
Mali-T628 MP4
3 GB / 64 GB
6.8 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Huawei announced the launch of the P8 Max smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the Huawei P8 Max phone with 6.8 inches display, HiSilicon Kirin 935 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Huawei P8 Max comes with Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4360 mAh, non-removable battery.

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Huawei P8 Max specifications

BrandHuawei
NameP8 Max
ModelP8M
Release date2015

Body

The weight of Huawei P8 Max is about 8.04 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Huawei phone are average (7.19 x 3.66 x 0.27 inches).

Weight8.04 oz
Dimensions7.19 x 3.66 x 0.27 inches
Colorsluxurious gold, mystic champagne, titanium grey
SIM typeNano SIM, Micro SIM

System

The Huawei P8 Max comes with Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.1 (Lollipop)
SoCHiSilicon Kirin 935
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUMali-T628 MP4

Display

The size of P8 Max screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.8 inches LTPS display of Huawei P8 Max with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeLTPS
Screen size6.8 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Huawei P8 Max (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the P8 Max is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of P8 Max has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Huawei P8 Max supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The P8 Max phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4360 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of P8 Max isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4360 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Huawei phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Huawei P8 Max phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3, Dual SIM, Emotion UI
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Huawei P8 Max, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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