The HONOR 8X is a fantastic mid-range smartphone with a decent performance to match. While we did comment on that design at the back whereby it has a two-tone color which is reminiscent of retro cameras, we did not expect HONOR to bring in the Phantom Blue color options.

You can also read our full in-depth review of the HONOR 8X right here.

HONOR 8X Phantom Blue

The all new HONOR 8X Phantom Blue will be available starting Friday, February 15th, exclusively on HiHonor.com/my, as well as HONOR’s official stores on Lazada and Shopee. On Saturday, 16th February, the HONOR 8X Phantom Blue will be avialable at all HONOR Experience Stores nationwide.

The HONOR 8X Phantom Blue is a brand new color option that is besides the existing blue, black, and red color options – and yet HONOR Malaysia is retaining the price of RM949.

HONOR 8X Phantom Blue

The HONOR 8X  is equipped with the Kirin 710 chipset and 3,750 mAh battery capacity. The performance and efficiency of the Kirin 710 chipset is somewhere between the Snapdragon 636 and the Snapdragon 660. The HONOR 8X also features a dual-lens, 20MP main camera + 2MP depth sensor, f/1.8 aperture rear camera that actually takes decent pictures.