Honor, the sub-brand of China-based Huawei has launched a new variant of its Honor 7X phone in the Indian market that comes in Red color. The Honor 7X Red Limited Edition has been listed on online retailer Amazon India for Rs. 12,999.
While the phone has been listed online, the company has not yet revealed availability information. The red color variant was announced last month and only 20,000 units are slated to ship across all markets where it will be released.
Apart from India, the Honor 7X Red Limited Edition will also be available in the United States, Russia, and Western European markets such as United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain. Honor 7X was originally launched in India in December 2017. It’s priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 32GB storage model while the 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 15,999.
Apart from the red-colored body, everything else on the phone remains same as the standard edition. The phone features a 5.93-inch Full-HD+ IPS display with 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio.
Under the hood, the device is powered by the company’s own HiSilicon Kirin 659 octa-core processor, coupled with Mali T830 MP2 GPU, 4GB of RAM and comes in three options in two variants based on internal storage — 32GB and 64GB. It also supports storage expansion through microSD card up to 256GB.
The phone comes with dual-camera setup, featuring a 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors on the rear and an 8-megapixel camera sensor on the front. The smartphone packs a 3,340mAh battery and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system based company’s own EMUI 5.1 custom skin.
Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and GPS/GLONASS. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back panel. Currently, the phone is available in three color options — Gold, Aurora Blue, and Black.
At the time of announcing the Honor 7X Red Limited Edition, the company had said that it will be giving away Honor Monster AM15 headphones as a special gift for the first 100 buyers. It is not known if the offer will be applicable in India. However, the product page mentions that buyers might be entitled to 90GB free data on Airtel, and 80 percent off on Kindle eBooks up to Rs. 300.