Huawei today announced the Honor 6X, another handset with dual rear cameras. This handset was unveiled in China with a price tag starting from RMB 999 (approx Rs. 10K). This smartphone is powered by Kirin 655 chipset and packed with 3GB/4GB RAM.
Honor 6X features and specifications
The Honor 6X houses the Hi-silicon Kirin 655 64 bit 16nm octa core processor clocked at 2.1GHz coupled with Mali T830 GPU. This smartphone sports a 5.5 inch screen with 2.5D curved glass and supporting 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
EMUI 4.1 over Android Marshmallow runs out of the box with optional 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM or 4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB ROM. This is a hybrid dual SIM handset, you can use micro SD card of up to 128GB.
Honor 6X weight is 162 grams and thickness is 8.2mm. On the back there is a 12MP camera with LED flash and another camera of 2MP resolution – two cameras on the back. Front camera can shoot in 8MP resolution.
Other features are 4G LTE, VoLTE, 3G, 2G, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi and finger print sensor. A 3340 mAh battery power up this handset (fast charging is supported).
CPU : HiSilicon Kirin 655 @ 2.1GHz (Octa Core) + Mali T830 GPU.
Screen : 5.5 inch 2.5D, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Memory & Storage : 3GB/32GB, 4GB/32GB, 4GB/64GB and 128GB micro SD
OS : Android Marshmallow 6.0 (EMUI 4.1)
Camera : 12MP AF + 2MP – flash / 8MP FF
Network : 4G LTE + VoLTE
Battery : 3340 mAh
Honor 6X price in China
The company has come up with aggressive pricing, the 3GB RAM variant comes for RMB 999 (Approx Rs. 10K), the 4GB/32GB variant for RMB 1299 (Approx Rs. 13K) and 4GB/64GB variant for RMB 1599 (Approx Rs. 16K).
The handset will initially be made available in China by end of October.
This could be a hit if it is launched in India at this price tag.