Honor, the e-brand of Chinese smartphone maker Huawei, is set to add another smartphone boasting its FullView display to its product lineup. The company has posted an image on Chinese social media platform that looks like invite to the launch of Honor 7C on March 12.
The Honor 7C is expected to be the successor to Honor 6C Pro, a mid-range smartphone from the Chinese brand. The Honor 7C passed through TENAA last month, which revealed its complete specifications. As per TENAA’s listing, the Honor 7C will feature a 5.99-inch display with a resolution of 1440×720 pixels, and support for taller 18:9 aspect ratio. The listing does not shed light on the processor being used here but it does mention that the chipset will be clocked at 1.8GHz.
The TENAA listing also confirms that Honor 7C will arrive in two options – 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB of standard storage. It also features dual rear camera setup with a combination of 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. The selfie camera duty will be handled by an 8-megapixel image sensor.
The Honor 7C will also feature triple slot for two SIM cards, and one microSD card. It will run EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo, and will be backed by a 2,900mAh battery. The listing reveals that it will be available in gold, blue and black colors, and could be priced around $250 (around Rs 16,250) when it goes on sale.
Huawei and its sub-brand Honor have been at the forefront with a range of devices that offer a modern design and display supporting new aspect ratio. The company has already managed to get ahead of its peers like Oppo and Vivo with new devices and with new Honor 7C, it will have a better competitor for the Redmi-branded smartphones from Xiaomi.