Huawei brand Honor on Wednesday launched the Honor 7X at a media event in Beijing, China. The successor to the last year’s Honor 6X, the high-end Android smartphone features a large 18:9 display and comes in three variants.
The Honor 7X with 32GB internal storage is priced at CNY 1,299 (roughly Rs. 12,890), whereas the 64GB model is priced at CNY 1,699 (roughly Rs. 16,850), with the top-of-the-line model with 128GB storage priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,820). You can purchase the Honor 7X in Aurora Blue, Gold, and Black colour options. It will go on sale in China on October 17, a day after Huawei is expected to launch the flagship Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro flagship smartphones.
The first thing you notice looking at the Honor 7X is just how large it is. Huawei has put a 5.93-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) curved display featuring a 18:9 screen ratio support and minimal bezels in a unibody metal form factor.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 7X runs Android 7.0 Nougat-based EMUI 5.1. It is powered by an octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC (4 x Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2.36GHz + 4 x Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.7GHz) coupled with 4GB of RAM and houses a 3340mAh battery. The company has pushed the fingerprint scanner to the back side. The Honor 7X features a duo of 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel rear cameras, and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
The Honor 7X comes in three storage variants: 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. All of these variants, according to the listing, support expandable storage via microSD card (up to 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration.
The capable Honor 7X supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS / GLONASS connectivity features.