The Chinese smartphone maker, Huawei has announced that the firm has launched its flagship Honor 7 smartphone in India at Rs. 22,999. The device will be available for sale from October 15 in Grey and Silver color variants, exclusively on Flipkart.
The company has unveiled the handset in June on the home country and in August in European countries. The Huawei Honor 7 comes with a metal unibody design that features a fingerprint sensor that is claimed to read fingerprints in 0.5 seconds, at the back of it.
Below the fingerprint sensor, a 20-megapixel of primary image shooter is placed that is featured with phase detection autofocus that is claimed to deliver autofocus speeds of 0.1 seconds. Also, it is featured with a Sony IMX230 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 6-lens module, dual-LED flash, and sapphire glass protection on top. Meanwhile, the handset is fronted with a 5.2-inch full-HD display with 1080×1920 pixels of resolution and 423ppi of pixel density and an 8-megapixel 26-mm wide-angle fixed focus webcam with a f/2.4 aperture and LED flash.
The Honor 7 is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Kirin 935 processor (four 2.2GHz Cortex-A53 cores + four 1.5GHz Cortex-A53) paired with a 3GB of RAM and ARM’s Mali-T628 GPU. Huawei offers a microSD card support up to 128 GB to the handset.
It is fueled with a 3100mAh battery that sports quick charging feature, which charges the smartphone from zero to full within 1 hour 25 minutes, and zero to 50 percent in 30 minutes. It also allows users to let others charge their mobile phones, thanks to its reverse charging feature.
On connectivity front, the Huawei Honor 7 includes NFC, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and 4G LTE, as options. It measures143.2×71.9×8.5mm in dimensions and weighs 157 grams.
It runs on EMUI 3.1 skinned on top of Android. The company says that it will roll-out Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the smartphone in February 2016.
Tech Specs for Huawei Honor 7
|Display||5.2-inch full-HD 1080×1920 pixel display|
|Camera||20MP rear and 8MP front-facing camera|
|Processor||64-bit octa-core Kirin 935 processor|
|OS||upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow|