Honor is one of the latest entrants in the highly competitive smartphone market. It recently launched the Honor sub-brand which includes feature-loaded smartphones with high-end specifications. At an affordable pricing, the Honor series is exclusively sold online. In addition to the Honor 6, Huawei launched the Honor Holly in October which is one of the most sought after budget smartphones available in the market today. We list out the key features which make the device one of the best value for money smartphone in the sub-Rs 10,000 segment. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy A42 5G full specifications and features revealed
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The Honor Holly has a 5-inch screen with a reasonably wide viewing angle. It comes with an IPS display and HD (1280×720 pixels) resolution along with a density of 294ppi. Additionally, it has a color enhancement engine that provides good overall image quality as the end result. Also Read - Honor 6 Plus vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus: Price, specifications, features compared
The device is powered by a 1.3GHz Cortex-A7 quad core processor with 28nm encapsulation technology. It is paired with a 1GB RAM and Mali-400MP2 GPU, and overall such specs are more than enough for a smooth and lag-free performance.
The Huawei Honor Holly comes with a Samsung BSI 8-megapixel primary camera with auto-focus and LED flash. It has features like F2.0 wide aperture, five sets of optical lens, a two-sided transparent foil and a fingerprint resistant three-layer lens coating. Additionally, the 2-megapixel front camera lets you take selfies with ease.
The Honor Holly runs on the Android 4.4.2 OS with the company’s Emotion UI 2.3 skin on top. The lock screen has shortcuts to access the camera, dialer and messages. There are two home screens, with an option to add more, and you can arrange all your apps into folders to reduce clutter. The pull-down notification shade and quick settings are also present. Long-pressing any of the home screens or tapping the menu button will bring up options to edit the layout, change transition effects or switch to Simple Home. The Simple Home feature transforms the UI into an easy-to-use format featuring bigger app icons, and large font sizes. This feature, unlike other phones doesn’t require a restart.
There’s also a dedicated SIM management section in the Settings menu where you can assign a default SIM for voice calls, messages and data, and bind contacts to a specific SIM card. Utility apps like file manager, flashlight and FM Radio are also present to enhance your smartphone experience.
The Honor Holly offers a 16GB in-built memory which is more than what other budget phones in the same price range offer. Additionally, you can also expand your storage further with a micro SD card slot on board that allows you to store 32G of data.
The Huawei Honor Holly also comes at an affordable price. With all the multiple features, the device comes at a price of Rs 6,999.