2016 Mar 2
Two flagship products launch respectively for business elites and young generation
The world’s most advanced smartphone technology ever with finger print sensors
Huawei together with its national distributor SINGER Sri Lanka introduced two latest flagship smartphones- Huawei Mate 8 and Huawei GR5 to Sri Lanka at a grand spectacle held at the Cinnamon Grand. Over 400 guests were able to experience the ‘Breakthrough in Power and Efficiency’ offered by the new duo smartphones.
The Mate 8 available in Gold and Black is tagged as the “New style of business on global platform” The device features groundbreaking hardware and is the first smartphone to run the Kirin 950 chipset, with CPU boosting power up 100 percent, GPU performance up 125 percent, and power efficiency up 70 percent vs. the Kirin 925.
Aspiring “Think young dream big” the GR5 available in Gold colour boasts a 13MP, F2.0 aperture rear facing camera with stacked CMOS sensor, a 7cm microshot and a 5MP front facing camera.
The Huawei Mate 8 architecture balances energy efficiency with high-end performance through 4 x A72 2.3 GHz processors and 4 x A53 1.8 GHz processors. Equipped with a 4000mAh high-density battery, the Mate 8 delivers industry-leading power efficiency offering over two days of normal usage.
The Huawei GR5 sports a fully featured camera, which includes a perfect selfie mode with 10 beauty levels, slow-motion and time lapse functions enabling its users to capture and share their adventures instantaneously”. The device feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 616 offers superior processing, ensuring the phone functions keep up with its users’ pace. 3000mAh battery will offer a full 24 hours of heavy use and three full days of light use.
The Huawei Mate 8 introduces a new generation of fingerprint security with enhanced protection technology. The circular fingerprint sensor improves the effective identification area by 10 percent. In addition, the fingerprint friction ridge matching has three levels of security, providing higher protection for users. The new sensor design also increases the unlock speed by 100%.
The Huawei GR5 delivers advanced second generation fingerprint identification, giving instant access and advanced function control to the device that is quicker, smarter and safer than ever. It works with wet or dry fingers from any angle using 360-degree identification, making it easy and convenient to use at any time.
The Huawei Mate 8 is priced at LKR 92,499 and the GR5 is priced at LKR 38,999. Sri Lanka’s leading smartphone marketer Singer Sri Lanka will ensure the availability of these products through the country’s largest retail network Singer, including Singer Mega, Singer Plus and SISIL World stores, comprising of over 400 retail outlets and Singer’s digital media channel that serves 1500 digital media outlets across the country.