Last week, there were reports making round suggesting that the Huawei‘s sub-brand Honor is gearing up to launch a new smartphone in the Indian market. Now, the company has officially confirmed that it’s launching Honor 7S in India tomorrow.
The company has scheduled a launch event at 2:00 PM IST and the event will be live streamed on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. We’ll have to wait till tomorrow to know the official pricing and availability information in India.
The Honor 7S is a rebranded model of the Honor Play 7 that was launched in China earlier this year in May. The Honor 7S was first launched in Pakistan in May and is now finally making its way to the Indian market.
The phone features a 5.45-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with 1440 x 720 pixels screen resolution, 2.5D curved glass and 18:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by MediaTek‘s MT6739 quad-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz along with PowerVR GE8100 graphics processor.
It packs 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. There’s also a dedicated microSD card slot, enabling users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 256GB. As of the camera, the phone features a 13-megapixel rear camera with phase detection autofocus and a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper for taking selfies and video calling. The front camera comes with a LED smart-light for brighter photos.
Measuring 146.5 x 70.9 x 8.3mm and weighing 142 grams, the smartphone supports Dual SIM connectivity, along with the usual set of connectivity options, including aWi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and 3.5mm headphone jack.
The device runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with Huawei’s EMUI custom interface and is powered by a 3,020mAh battery. As per the company, the phone features Smart Battery Management 6.0 with features like smart power save and background power management.
Check out our review of Honor 7S here.