Huawei is going strong with its Honor devices; of late the smartphone company from China came out with some amazing flagships and has managed to win accolades from all quarters. The best thing about Huawei flagships is that they have raised the bar very slowly and steadily. The market is already full with the reports about Honor 8, which is being touted as one of the major flagships from the ends of Huawei. The Honor 8 is a premium device and is designed for the class conscious buyers.
However, here we will be talking about the latest device from Huwaei – the Honor 6X. Buzz has it that that Huawei recently announced the device’s launch at a China event. From the reports that have been gathered from the event, it is clear that Honor 6X has a dual camera setup and apart from that this device also features octa-core processor, VoLTE support and a fingerprint sensor. Talking about the availability of the device, sources stated that it is up for pre-order in China. The shipping to other countries is expected to start from October 25. As of now, Honor 6X has been drawing in all the attention because of its dual camera setup.
To being with, let us first have a look at the device’s storage capacity. The device is available in three varied storage models. There is one model with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage; another has 4GB RAM and 32GB storage, while the last one has 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The 3GB RAM model of the Honor 6X comes for a price of CNY 999 (approximately Rs. 9,900), its 4GB RAM model costs CNY 1,299 (that is nearly Rs. 12,900), and 4GB RAM model can be bought for CNY 1,599 (approximately Rs. 15,800).
Now that we have studied the storage capacity of the Honor 6X devices, now let us have a look at the other important features. It has been learnt that Honor 6X sports noteworthy upgrades in contrast to its precursor Honor 5X.
Honor 6X comes with 5.5-inch (1080x1920 pixels) full-HD IPS display and has 2.5D curved glass protection. It is backed with 4 x 2.1GHz + 4 x 1.7GHz Kirin 655 octa-core 16nm processor with Mali T830-MP2 GPU. The device is available in different models based on storage and even has the option for further memory expansion with the use of hybrid microSD card slot. It can be expanded up to 128GB.
The devcie runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based EMUI 4.1 OS, and extends support to hybrid dual-SIM slot (Nano+ Nano/microSD).
Coming to the camera part, the device has rear dual camera setup, wherein it has one 12MP sensor decked with PDAF. There is one added 2MP sensor placed right under it. You will also find one LED flash present at back which helps in improving night photography. For selfies, the device offers you an 8MP camera at the front.
The all new Honor 6X comes with 3340mAh battery and is also backed with the super fast charging feature. The device measures 150.9x72.6x8.2mm and weighs 162grams. F you talk of the connectivity options, Honor 6X extends support to Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, as well as GPS. The device also houses a fingerprint sensor at the back. Huawei claims that this fingerprint sensor is very fast and is capable of reading prints and unlocking the device in just 0.3 seconds. The Honor 6X devices can be bought in the color choices of Silver, Rose Gold, Grey, Blue, and Gold.
Stay tuned to this space to get all the latest updates about the Honor 6X launch and release in the overseas market!