Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has announced a price cut for its Honor 7X smartphone. The Honor 7X was launched in India back in December last year starting at Rs. 12,999 for the 32GB storage model while the 64GB storage model at Rs 15,999.
After receiving price cut the smartphone is available for Rs 11,999 and Rs 14,999 for the 32GB and 64GB variants respectively. The handset is exclusively available on Amazon India website.
Huawei-owned Honor brand has also started rolling out a new software update for the Honor 7X that brings a bunch of new features, Face Unlock, dedicated Gaming Mode, Ride Mode, the ability to lock navigation keys, Power Saving Mode, and an AR Lens feature. Honor is also adding a custom shortcut to the Paytm app in the fingerprint scanner, with the new update.
There is a Game Suite that is designed to help gamers with a Gaming mode, which is touted to automatically optimize the gaming experience. The Suite also includes a Power saving mode to optimize the handset on the basis of the battery.
Smart Mode to optimize the experience performance depending upon the current usage and balance the power consumption and performance; Uninterrupted gaming to hide all the onscreen notifications excluding calls, alarms, and low battery; and Lock navigation keys to avoid accidental presses during the game. Users can, however, a key three times to perform an action.
Also, there is an AR Lens feature that will add effects to the images using augmented reality (AR) developments.
Honor 7X specifications
- 5.93-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display
- Octa-Core Kirin 659 processor (4 xA53 at 2.36GHz + 4 x A53 at 1.7GHz) with MaliT830-MP2 GPU
4GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
- Android 7.0 (Nougat) with EMUI 5.1
- Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+nano/microSD)
- 16MP rear camera with LED flash, secondary 2MP camera
- 8MP front-facing camera
- Fingerprint sensor
- Dimensions: 156.5 x 75.3 x 7.6mm; Weight: 165g
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS / GLONASS
- 3340mAh battery (typical) / 3240mAh (minimum) battery