Huawei’s sub-brand Honor released its latest smartphone Honor 6X, teased as the ‘Swag Phone’, in India yesterday.
The Honor 6X comes with a 5.5 inch full-HD IPS display coupled with a Kirin 655 octa-core processor and runs on EMUI 4.1 which is based on Android Marshmallow 6.0 .
It also has a Mali-T830MP2 GPU.
The phone comes with a 8MP front selfie-shooter and a dual camera setup where one of the lenses in 12MP with PDAF while the other (which is mainly for capturing depth) is of 2MP.
Combined with the camera’s wide aperture (F/0.95), the Honor 6X produces professional-looking background blur to make your subjects stand out. This, coupled with a 1.25um pixel size, enables the Honor 6X to capture quality shots even in low-light settings. The Honor 6X’s camera uses Phase Detection Auto Focus technology, which allows for an ultra-fast camera focus speed of 0.3 seconds.
The phone, which comes in two variants, offers options of 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB RAM/Storage specs. (See the i9finite teaser post here for the RAM/Storage prediction. :P)
The 3GB/32GB variant is priced at Rs. 12,999 while the 4GB/64GB one is priced at Rs. 15,999 in India.
The phone will be available exclusively on Amazon.
“Honor 6X has been designed for consumers who would not compromise on performance, Honor 6X is a device engineered with uncompromising excellence,” said Mr. Peter Zhai, President, Huawei India Consumer Business Group. “The Honor 6X has been launched to represent dual benefits of great price point coupled with best in class features. Also, we have designed Honor 6X, keepingin mind the youth of India and their discerning needs. The phone is equipped to fill the position of a phone with flagship features in the budget segment and will help our consumers to share, explore, and enjoy life to the fullest.”
Honor 6X will be available in Gold, Grey and Silver colours.
The phones come with hybrid SIM slots.
The phone’s price is sure to attract a lot of buyers in India as the features are pretty good in the price range.