Huawei launches another dual camera smartphone- Honor 6Xby Sayli Jadhav January 24, 2017
Exactly after a year Huawei has launched a successor to its popular Honor 5X. The new one is called the Honor 6X and it is all set to compete against some of the toughest smartphones in the market. Last year, Honor also came up with another one of its notable flagship products, the Honor 8 which was one of the first ones to have a dual camera at the back. Honor 6X is priced at around 13,000 INR making it one of the best in an affordable price range.
One of the best features of this smartphone is its dual camera on the rear side. The Honor 6X comes with a primary 12 MP camera that also has a 2MP sensor below it. The sensor helps with depth perception allowing the camera to capture some amazing pictures, similar to the iPhone 7 Plus. The camera is a Sonly IMX 386 sensor and can also support PDAF.
Its wide aperture mode and bokeh effects can help you create some stunning pictures. The camera is perfect for taking a picture with low-lighting both, indoors as well as outdoors. The camera captures 1080p video and has a powerful 8MP front camera for those flawless selfies.
Body and Display
The phone comes packed in a smooth metal body which gives it a beautiful sleek look. However, this makes it slightly difficult to get a grip on this phone. The Honor 6X has 2.5D curved edges makes it look strikingly beautiful.
The metal body holds together a 5.5-inch display. The screen has a 1080p resolution and some user-friendly features. You can shrink the display making it easier to use with just one hand or simply use the swipe keyboard option from Huawei. The full HD display is great for movies and gaming too.
The Honor 6X uses Huawei’s in-house chipset, the Kirin 655, packed with an octa-core chipset housing four cortex-A53 with a 2.1 GHz clock speed and four others with a 1.7 GHz clock speed. For the gaming graphics, the phone has a Mali-T830 GPU, thus pleasing all the gaming enthusiasts out there.
The Honor 6X will be available in 2 variants in India, the one with a 3GB RAM comes with 32 GB of internal memory, and the other one with a 4GB RAM has over 64GB of internal memory. The phone also comes with an expandable storage capacity of 128 GB to make sure you can store your movies, games, music, and more, all in one place.
Despite all its latest features and a dual camera, the phone comes with an Android 6.0 Marshmallow version. Huawei may launch an update for the Nougat version soon. However, there has been no official announcement regarding the same. The fast charging 3340mAh battery will be able to take care of all your surfing needs for upto two days. Amazing, isn’t it?
The smartphone will be available in Gold, Silver, Grey and Rose Gold. With its sleek body and metal finish, the phone makes a style statement. Considering the Huawei mobile price range, the Honor 6X could instantly become a popular choice for a lot of smartphone users.