Honor 7X was launched in India a couple of months ago as an online-exclusive devive. Now, the China-based company has announced that the phone will be available through online retail stores as well. The Honor 7X will now be available from the company’s authorized stores and resellers starting February 9 and will be priced at Rs 15,999.
The 64GB storage variant will be available through offline stores and not the 32GB internal storage model. Also, the limited edition — Honor 7X Red Edition, which was listed on Amazon India for Rs. 12,999, will go on sale in the country from 9th February at 1:00 PM.
The phone features a 5.93-inch Full HD+ full-screen display with narrow bezels and 18:9 aspect ratio with 1080 x 2160 pixels screen resolution and 2.5D curved screen on top. Under the hood, this device is powered by the company’s own octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 659 chipset — the same processor that powers Honor 9i.
The device packs Mali T830-MP2 GPU and 4GB RAM. The phone was launched in three variants based on internal storage — 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. However, in India, the device is available in only two storage models — 32GB and 64GB. The smartphone also supports storage expansion through microSD card up to 256GB.
It 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.
However, the company has confirmed that the phone will soon receive Android 8.0 Oreo update. 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.
The Honor 7X Red Edition comes, which packs 4GB RAM and 32GB onboard storage, is priced at Rs. 12,999 in India. On the other hand, the standard edition with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage will be available through offline stores for Rs. 15,999 — same as the online pricing.