As expected, Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has launched its 7X smartphone in China. Successor to the Honor 6X, the Honor 7X is available in three variants and will go on sale starting October 17 in China. The Honor 7X 32GB variant is priced at RMB 1,300 (approximately Rs 12,900), the 64GB variant will retail at RMB 1,700 (approximately Rs 16,900), and the 128GB variant will be available at RMB 2,000 (approximately Rs 19,800). Also Read - Huawei Band 6 launched to take on Mi Band 5, brings SpO2 monitor at budgetAlso Read - Jio 5G service: Reliance Jio, Intel partner to develop 5G network for India
The Honor 7X looks slightly similar to the recently launched Honor 9i in India. Keeping up with this year’s smartphone trend, the Honor 7X has thin bezels on top and bottom, and almost no bezels on the sides. At the rear, the dual cameras are placed on the top left centre with an antenna line passing through it. The circular fingerprint sensor is placed at the center. The smartphone flaunts a full metal body in three colors – Black, Gold and Blue. The volume rocker and power key is placed on the right side, with the SIM slot on the left.
Honor 7X specifications
The Honor 7X features a 5.93-inch full HD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a 2.5D glass on top. At the heart of the smartphone, runs the in-house Kirin 659 octa-core processor with Mali-T830 MP2 for graphics. For all the three storage variants, the smartphone comes with 4GB of RAM. The internal storage can further be expanded via a microSD card. ALSO READ: Honor 9i First Impressions: This pocket-friendly phone might give a tough time to the premium biggies
In the photography department, the Honor 7X sports a dual-camera setup which is a combination of a 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. Up front, the smartphone houses an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,340mAh battery. On the software front, the Honor 7X runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with EMIU 5.1 on top. ALSO READ: Honor teases launch of mysterious bezel-less smartphone on December 5
In comparison, the Honor 6X has a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p) display with a 2.5D curved glass on top. It is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 655 octa-core SoC. The smartphone comes in two variants – 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage. For photography, the Honor 6X also sports a dual-camera setup which includes a 12-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. For selfies, it has an 8-megapixel front camera. Armed with a 3,340mAh battery, the Honor 6X runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based EMUI 4.1. ALSO READ: Honor 6X, Honor 8 Pro now available on Amazon India, Flipkart with up to Rs 3,000 off