Huawei‘s sub-brand Honor launched the 7X earlier this week at an event in London. Today the company is putting the smartphone on sale for the first time at 12:00PM via Amazon India. The smartphone is available in two variants – 32GB and 64GB variant paired with 4GB of RAM, priced for Rs 12,999 and Rs 15,999 respectively. The Honor 7X will be available in gold, black and blue color variants. Also Read - Honor phones to come with Google Mobile Services: ReportAlso Read - Amazon School from Home store live in India: What's new
Those who are planning on buying the Honor 7X can also take advantage of a host of introductory offers. These include Rs 1,250 instant discount if the purchase is made via ICICI credit card. If you are an Airtel customer buying the Honor 7X, you can get 90GB data for free. Airtel prepaid customers can get an extra benefit of 15GB 3G/4G data on six recharges of Rs 349. On the other hand, Airtel postpaid customers will get 15GB 3G/4G data for 6 months on a postpaid plan of Infinity 499 and above. Also Read - Honor Band 6 takes on Redmi Watch in India, gets listed on Flipkart
Apart from that, if you download and sign in to the Kindle app on your Honor 7x, you can get up to 80 percent off on eBooks up to Rs 300. The e-commerce site is also offering buyers a chance to win a few prizes including paid trips, smartphones, powerbanks and headphones.
Honor 7X specifications, features
The Honor 7X features a 5.93-inch full HD+ resolution display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood is a Kirin 659 octa-core SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. There is 64GB internal storage on offer, which can be expanded using a microSD card.
One of the talking points of the Honor 7X is the dual-camera setup at the back. This includes a combination of 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. It allows users to shoot portrait photos with a blurred background, and there s also a Motion picture mode that is similar to Live Photos on iPhones. Up front, there is an 8-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calling.
Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,340mAh battery. On the connectivity front, there is a dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. On the software front, the Honor 7X runs on Android 7.0 Nougat-based EMUI 5.1.