Honor 6X smartphone with dual-rear camera setup has been launched in India. It will be available exclusively from Amazon from February 2, with 10 percent cashback on SBI credit cards, up to 14GB free data on select Airtel recharges and up to 80 percent off on Kindle eBooks (maximum of Rs. 300). The device will be available in Gold, Grey, and Silver color options.
The Honor 6X will be available in two variants in India – 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage variant is priced at Rs. 12,999 and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage variant is priced at Rs. 15,999. Only the 3GB RAM + 32GB inbuilt storage variant will be available now, while the 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage variant will be available sometime in February.
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Honor 6X Specifications
The Honor 6X is powered by a Kirin 655 octa-core (4 cores at 2.1GHz + 4 cores at 1.7GHz) SoC. It has a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass protection and a pixel density of 403ppi. This smartphone uses a dual-rear camera setup, using one 12MP Sony IMX386 sensor that with PDAF and an additional 2-megapixel sensor right below it, helping provide depth-of-field or Bokeh effects with a combined wide aperture range of f/0.95 – f/16. On the front, it has an 8MP front camera with a 77-degree wide-angle lens and 1.25-micron pixels. The fingerprint scanner is placed on the rear panel. Internal storage can be expanded up to 128GB using a MicroSD card.
The Honor 6X is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone running EMUI 4.1 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and GPS/ A-GPS. This smartphone has a 3340mAh battery, which is claimed to deliver up to 600 hours of standby and up to 11.5 hours of video playback. It measures 150.9×72.6×8.2mm and weighs 162 grams. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, and a magnetometer.