Huawei Honor 6X announced – Dual rear camera, 4G VoLTE, 5.5-inch 1080p display

Huawei has announced company’s latest mid-range smartphone – Honor 6X – at an event in China. 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. 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 Octa-Core Kirin 655 16nm processor and Mali T830-MP2 GPU. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1 OS. On the storage front it comes in three different memory variants – 3GB RAM/32GB storage, 4GB RAM/32GB storage, and 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage. It also supports further storage expansion via the hybrid microSD card slot (up to 128GB).


Honor 6X specifications
  • Display: 5.5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) full-HD IPS display with 2.5D curved glass protection
  • Processor: Octa-core Kirin 655 (4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz Cortex-A53) 16nm processor with Mali T830-MP2 GPU
  • Memory: 3GB/4GB LPDDR3 RAM with 32GB internal storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1
  • Rear Camera: 12MP with LED Flash, 6P lens, 1.25um pixel size, PDAF and 2MP secondary camera
  • Front Camera: 8MP camera
  • SIM: Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+ nano/microSD)
  • Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
  • Dimensions: 150.9×72.6×8.2mm
  • Weight: 162g
  • Sensor: Fingerprint sensor
  • Battery: 3340mAh with support for fast charging
  • Colors: Gold, Silver, Grey, Blue and Rose Gold

Availability and Pricing

The Honor 6X is already up for pre-order in the China and will will go on sale on October 25. Pricing details for the different variants of the smartphone is as below:

  • 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version – 999 yuan (US$ 148 / Rs. 9,900 approx.)
  • 4GB RAM with 32GB storage version – 1299 yuan (US$ 192 / Rs. 12,900 approx.)
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version – 1599 yuan (US$ 237 / Rs. 15,900 approx.)

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