After 4 months of wait, finally, Honor 6X launched in India on 24th January 2017. Huawei owned brand Honor already launched Honor 6X in China in October 2016. The dual rear camera is the main highlight of this phone as it features 12-megapixel rear camera with phase detection autofocus and also has 2-megapixel sensor right below it. LED flash option is given just below on rear camera. This smartphone will face tough competition from Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.
1) Honor 6X comes with the dual rear camera.
2) Launched with 3GB and 4GB RAM options.
3) Powered with the eye-comfort mode that filters out blue light.
Price in India
Honor 6X launches two different variants in India both have different prices. Variant one with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage has price tag of Rs 11999 and another variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage launched at Price Rs 15999.
Honor 6X is 5.5-inches full HD smartphone with a screen resolution of 1080x1920 pixels and pixel density of 403ppi. It comes with 2.5D curved glass protection and the phone powered with ‘eye-comfort-mode’ that filters out blue light. Phones measurement is 150.9x72.6x8.2mm and its weight is 162 grams. 6X version of Honor smartphone will be available in five different colors Gold, Silver, Grey, Blue and Rose Gold. It also comes with fingerprint sensor at home button.
Honor 6X is powered by 1.7GHz octa-core (4 cores at 2.1GHz + 4 cores at 1.7GHz) SoC Kirin 655 processor. This mobile phone is available in two different variants 3GB RAM + 32GB Internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB Internal storage. In both version, memory can be expanded up-to 128GB with use of microSD card. Honor 6X runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based EMUI 4.1 operating system. But company promised that buyer will get EMUI 5.0 operating system which is based on Android 7.0 Nougat at the time of launch.
Cameras are the main USP of honor 6X as it equipped with dual rear camera, one with 12-megapixel and have advanced features such as Sony IMX386 sensor that supports PDAF (autofocus time of 0.3 seconds is being touted) another rear camera of 2-megapixel which help to provide depth-of-field or Bokeh effects with a combined wide aperture range of f/0.95 - f/16. The phone comes with an 8-megapixel front camera with a 77-degree wide-angle lens and 1.25-micron pixels.
6X version of honor phone comes with a powerful battery as it has 3340mAh battery which can provide 11.5 hours of video playback and 600 hours of standby time.
Network and Connectivity
Honor 6X is hybrid dual-SIM smartphone where both SIM port supports nano-SIM. This mobile supports 4G VoLET network. Available connectivity options are Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and GPS/ A-GPS and it sports following sensors accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, and a magnetometer.
|Product Info||Product Name||Honor 6X|
|SIM Slot(s)||Dual SIM|
|Dislay||Screen Size||5.5 Inches|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 1920 Pixels|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Screen to Body Ratio||75.94 %|
|Performance||Processor||Octa core 2.1 GHz|
|Storage||Internal Memory||32 GB|
|Expandable Memory||Up to 128 GB|
|USB OTG Support||NA|
|Camera||Rear Camera Resolution||12 + 2 MP|
|Image Resolution||4000 x 3000 Pixels|
|Autofocus||Phase Detection autofocus|
|Front Camera Resolution||8 MP|
|Front Camera Autofocus||NO|
|Front Camera Flash||NO|
|Standby Time||NA Hours|
|Network & Connectivity||Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n|
|Wi-Fi Features||Mobile Hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||microUSB 2.0|
|Fingure Sensor||Fingure Sensor||Yes, Rear|