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New Honor 8 Pro update brings 'Face Unlock' feature

New Honor 8 Pro update brings 'Face Unlock' feature

The Honor 8 Pro smartphone will soon receive the ‘Face Unlock’ feature in India. The company confirmed via Twitter that the device will receive the new update as version B320.

The tweet reads, “We would like to inform you that our team has started to roll out the face unlock feature with B320 update for Honor 8 Pro. However, the update is rolling out in small batches.” It also added, “Further, kindly be assured that you will receive the OTA update for Face unlock in your device Honor 8

Further, kindly be assured that you will receive the OTA update for Face unlock in your device Honor 8 Pro very shortly. Honor recommend its users to take back up of the data before upgrading the device.

The update would be roughly 500MB in size and is said to roll out soon in the country. Users will receive a notification to download the update. However, users can also download the update manually. Go to Settings > System > System updates.

In terms of specifications, the device features a 5.7-inch QHD LTPS LCD display. It is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 960 processor paired with 6GB of RAM. It includes an internal storage of 128GB which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.