Comparison between:
- Huawei Honor 8X Max SD636
- Huawei Honor 8X Max SD660
- Huawei Honor 9x Pro
- Huawei Honor 9x China

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Huawei Honor 8X Max SD636Huawei Honor 8X Max SD660Huawei Honor 9x ProHuawei Honor 9x China
Huawei Honor 8X Max SD636
Prices
Huawei Honor 8X Max SD660
Prices
Huawei Honor 9x Pro
Prices
Huawei Honor 9x China
Prices
Model aliasARE-AL00ARE-L22HN
ARE-L32
HLK-AL10
HLK-TL10
HLK-AL00
HLK-TL00

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width86.24 mm
8.62 cm
0.28 ft
3.4 in
86.24 mm
8.62 cm
0.28 ft
3.4 in
77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.25 ft
3.04 in
77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.25 ft
3.04 in
Height177.57 mm
17.76 cm
0.58 ft
6.99 in
177.57 mm
17.76 cm
0.58 ft
6.99 in
163.1 mm
16.31 cm
0.54 ft
6.42 in
163.1 mm
16.31 cm
0.54 ft
6.42 in
Thickness8.13 mm
0.81 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.13 mm
0.81 cm
0.03 ft
0.32 in
8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
Weight210 g
0.46 lbs
7.41 oz
210 g
0.46 lbs
7.41 oz
206 g
0.45 lbs
7.27 oz
206 g
0.45 lbs
7.27 oz
Volume124.5 cm³
7.56 in³
124.5 cm³
7.56 in³
110.8 cm³
6.73 in³
110.8 cm³
6.73 in³
ColorsBlack
Blue
Red
Black
Blue
Red
Black
Blue
Black
Blue
Icelandic White
Body materialsAluminium alloy
Plastic
Aluminium alloy
Plastic
Aluminium alloy
Glass
Aluminium alloy
Glass

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards2222
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)--

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHzCDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2000 MHz (B34)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 800 MHz (B19)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
User interface (UI)EMUI 8.2EMUI 8.2EMUI 9.1.1EMUI 9.1.1

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 636Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 PlusHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 810
Process technology14 nm14 nm7 nm7 nm
CPU4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.6 GHz Kryo 2604x 2.2 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.84 GHz Kryo 2602x 2.27 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 1.88 GHz ARM Cortex-A552x 2.27 GHz ARM Cortex-A76, 6x 1.88 GHz ARM Cortex-A55
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv8ARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency1800 MHz2200 MHz2270 MHz2270 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 512ARM Mali-G52 MP6ARM Mali-G52 MP6
GPU cores--66
GPU frequency--820 MHz820 MHz
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB
6 GB
8 GB4 GB
6 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4XLPDDR4X--
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channel--
RAM frequency1333 MHz1866 MHz--
--GPU Turbo 3.0GPU Turbo 3.0

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage64 GB
128 GB
64 GB
128 GB
128 GB
256 GB
64 GB
128 GB
--UFS 2.1UFS 2.1

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size7.12 in
180.85 mm
18.08 cm
7.12 in
180.85 mm
18.08 cm
6.59 in
167.39 mm
16.74 cm
6.59 in
167.39 mm
16.74 cm
Width3.09 in
78.43 mm
7.84 cm
3.09 in
78.43 mm
7.84 cm
2.76 in
70.14 mm
7.01 cm
2.76 in
70.14 mm
7.01 cm
Height6.42 in
162.96 mm
16.3 cm
6.42 in
162.96 mm
16.3 cm
5.98 in
151.98 mm
15.2 cm
5.98 in
151.98 mm
15.2 cm
Aspect ratio2.078:12.078:12.167:12.167:1
Resolution1080 x 2244 pixels1080 x 2244 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density350 ppi
137 ppcm
350 ppi
137 ppcm
391 ppi
153 ppcm
391 ppi
153 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area83.73 %83.73 %84.94 %84.94 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
2.5D curved glass screen
GFF full lamination
450 cd/m²
72% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen
GFF full lamination
450 cd/m²
72% NTSC
2.5D curved glass screen
COF (Chip-On-Flex)
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
2.5D curved glass screen
COF (Chip-On-Flex)
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model--Sony IMX582 Exmor RSSony IMX582 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI--
Sensor format--1/2"1/2"
Pixel size--0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
0.8 µm
0.000800 mm
Aperturef/2.2f/2f/1.8f/1.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)3.44 mm
26 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
8000 x 6000 pixels
48 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Secondary rear camera - 2 MPSecondary rear camera - 2 MPPixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
Third rear camera - 2 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#3)
Pixel size - 1.6 μm (4-in-1 pixel binning)
720p @ 480 fps
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
Aperturef/2f/2f/2.2f/2.2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)3 mm
28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesFace unlockFace unlockFace unlockFace unlock
--Mechanical pop-up front cameraMechanical pop-up front camera

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Dolby Atmos
Smart PA
Dolby Atmos
Smart PA
--

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.25.05.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Infrared
Tethering
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
aptX HD
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
HWA

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity5000 mAh5000 mAh4000 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G talk time33 h
1980 min
1.4 days
33 h
1980 min
1.4 days
--
2G stand-by time510 h
30600 min
21.3 days
510 h
30600 min
21.3 days
--
3G talk time33 h
1980 min
1.4 days
33 h
1980 min
1.4 days
--
3G stand-by time510 h
30600 min
21.3 days
510 h
30600 min
21.3 days
--
Charger output power5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
5 V / 2 A
9 V / 2 A
5 V / 2 A5 V / 2 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
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