Huawei has launched the Honor 6X smartphone in India. The company introduced Honor 6X for global markets earlier this month at the CES 2017, the phone was announced in China last year. The honor 6X will be available in two memory variants – 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version. The phone comes in gold, silver and gray colors. The Honor 6X also has fingerprint sensor on the back, hybrid SIM slot, 4G VoLTE support, and 3340mAh battery with fast charging.
The Honor 6X features a 5.5-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display and is powered by an Kirin 655 SoC with octa-core CPU. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1 OS. It will get EMUI 5.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat update in Q2 2017. The Honor 6X features a dual-camera setup on the back with a 12 megapixel main camera with 6P lens & PDAF (phase-detection auto-focus), and a second 2 megapixel sensor on the back. It also has an 8 megapixel front facing camera.
Price and Availability
The Honor 6X smartphone is priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version, and costs Rs. 15,999 for 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version. It will be available exclusively on Amazon India starting February 2 at 2PM through flash sale. Registration for the sale begins today. There will be launch day offers from SBI Bank, Airtel, and Amazon.
Honor 6X specifications
- Display: 5.5-inch (1080 x 1920 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass IPS display
- Processor: Octa-core Kirin 655 ( 4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz) processor with Mali T830-MP2 GPU
- Memory: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+ nano/microSD)
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1
- Rear Camera: 12MP camera with LED Flash, 6P lens, 1.25um pixel size, PDAF and 2MP secondary camera
- Front Camera: 8MP camera
- Dimensions: 150.9×72.6×8.2mm
- Weight: 162g
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- Battery: 3,340mAh with support for fast charging
- Colors: Gold, Silver, Grey