Huawei s sub-brand Honor has sent out media invites for the launch of a device on June 27, expected to be the Honor 9. The company however could be launching other smartphones as early as next week, as it has sent out media invites for an event on May 23. According to the invite, Honor could be unveiling a total of four devices. While there isn t any confirmation on the devices, some reports hint at the Honor 6A, which received TENAA certification earlier this month. Also Read - Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro to launch in India next week: Here's everything we knowAlso Read - Honor Magic 3 flagship series with IMAX video recording, Snapdragon 888 SoC launched: Price, specs
The invite includes a guy in school uniform with half of its body in a football field and the other in a classroom. According to GSMArena, the translated text reads, 4 new devices, built for fun and party. Further digging revealed that the smartphones would be good for one-handed mobile gaming and suitable for the classroom as well. Nothing can be confirmed as of now, but with the event being only five days away, we ll get to know what Honor has up its sleeve.
The Honor 6A which is suspected to be one of the devices for the launch event was recently spotted on TENAA. It is essentially a budget smartphone with features like 5-inch HD display, octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage. In the photography department, the Honor 6A will sport a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. ALSO READ: Huawei Honor 9 could launch on June 27: Specifications and features
The TENAA listing further reveals that the Honor 6A will be fuelled by a 2,920mAh battery. On the software front, the Honor 6A will run on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. In terms of design, the Honor 6A looks almost the same as the Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus. The front panel adorned in white has the Honor branding below the display, with the fingerprint sensor placed below the rear camera lens. ALSO READ: Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus with 4,000mAh battery, Android Nougat launched: Price, specifications and features
The Honor 6A is likely to be less expensive that the Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus, which sells for around Rs 15,000 in China. In fact, some reports suggest that the Honor 6A will be priced around $120 (Rs 7,700 approximately).