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Huawei Honor 7X goes official with 18:9 screen, dual camera

Huawei Honor 7X goes official with 18:9 screen, dual camera

Honor has launched its new smartphone Honor 7X, the successor of last year's Honor 6X, at an event in China. The Honor 7X brings a bunch of upgrades and an entirely new design but makes sure to keep the dual cameras of its predecessor. Huawei has put a 5.93-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) curved display featuring a 18:9 screen ratio support and minimal bezels in a unibody metal form factor. It packs an Octa-Core Kirin 659 processor with MaliT830-MP2 GPU and 4GB RAM. The RAM is fixed at 4GB, but the storage ranges from 32GB to 128GB and theres room for a microSD card on the hybrid dual SIM slot. With the in-house Histen sound algorithm, the device also offers 3D surround sound. The same rear camera sensors that accompany the Honor 9i rear. The secondary sensor on the smartphone is used for measuring the depth-of-field in the image for offering better Bokeh effect. For selfies, it has a single 8MP front camera with a host of beautification features. It has 3340 mAh battery. The smartphone also support Huawei's SuperCharge fast charging technology using the 9V/2A (18W) power adapter. The smartphone is also IP67 certified that means the Honor 7X is water and dust resistant. It runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) with EMUI 5.1.

Huawei's sub-brand Honor on Wednesday expanded its product portfolio with the launch of a new mid-range handset, called the "Honor 7X" in the Chinese tech market. Besides, an LED flash and a fingerprint scanner are also on its back panel just below the camera setup.




The Honor 7X will come in Gold, Aurora Blue and Black colours.

The Honor 7X has been priced at 1,299 CNY for the 32GB storage variant, 1,699 CNY for the 64GB storage variant and 1,999 CNY for the 128GB storage variant. The pre-order, however, starts today.


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