In the heating battle of smartphones, the Huawei has unveiled its another warrior, Huawei Honor 7i in the Chinese ground with a price tag of 1,599 Yuan (~Rs 16,400), for the China Mobile version, meanwhile, the China Telecom and China Unicom versions are priced at 1,699 Yuan (~Rs 17,500) and 1,899 Yuan (~Rs 19,500), respectively. The company has launched the smartphones in Black, White, and Gold color variants.
The main eye-catching feature of the handset is its camera as it is equipped with only one 13- megapixel flip-up camera unit with autofocus and dual-LED flash. The camera unit can be rotated up to 180-degree, similar to Oppo N1 smartphone. However, instead of rotating the whole top of the phone, the designers have managed to rotate the camera module only. The firm claims that if a user flip-up the camera module 132 times a day, it will still last for up to 2 years. In addition, the camera includes features like Rotating Lens, Geo-Tagging, and Touch Focus.
It has been further stated that the camera in the Honor 7i comes with an SLR grade image signal processor, which enables the phone to enhance the images captured under low light performance and noise. Additionally, the phone supports Auto Exposure, Auto White Balance, Automatic Face Recognition and Auto Smile Shutter.
In addition, the new Huawei Honor 7i in embed with a fingerprint scanner at the side of the body, which makes it the first smartphone in the World having a fingerprint sensor on its side panel. The scanner works quite similar to those previously found in the Apple iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S6.
Apart these exclusive features, the device is fronted with a 5.2-inch FHD LCD display along with a screen to body ratio of 79.8 percent. Running on Android Lollipop-based ROM, Emotion UI the smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 616 64-bit octa-core processor that is bundled with 3 GB of RAM. It is reported that the provided chipset to the droid phone is much stable and low power consuming processor, as compared to its previously launched generations. Moreover, the power saving chipset is coupled with a 3100mAh of gigantic battery to deliver non-stop performance.
To store music, movies, apps and games, the manufacturer has provided a 32 GB of internal storage to the device. On the connectivity front, the handset boasts options like 4G LTE, dual-SIM functionality, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC. The handset is also available 16GB storage with 2GB RAM variant.
Tech Specs for Huawei Honor 7i
|Display||5.2-inch FHD LCD display|
|Camera||13MP 180-degree rotating camera|
|Processor||1.5 Ghz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616|
|OS||Android Lollipop-based Emotion UI|
First published on Saturday, August 22, 2015, 12:46 AM