Huawei sub brand Honor on Wednesday announced that the Honor 7X would be now also be available in the offline market in India. However, only the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant will be sold offline at a price of Rs. 15,999, which is same as the online pricing. The variant will be available in Blue and Black colour options starting Friday, February 9. This means the more affordable 32GB Honor 7X variant – priced at Rs. 12,999 – will continue to be an offline exclusive.
“We are excited to announce that consumers will now be able to get their hands on our superstar smartphone across and have the pleasure of owning one of the best dual camera budget smartphones. Honor 7X will be available at Honor authorized stores and resellers across India starting 9th February,” said P Sanjeev, Vice-President, Sales, Huawei Consumer Business Group.
The company had also recently announced that the Honor 7X will now be manufactured under the ‘Make in India’ initiative. Manufacturing is being carried out in partnership with Flex in Chennai.
Honor 7X specifications
The Honor 7X runs EMUI 5.1 based on Android Nougat. It sports a 5.93-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone is powered by an HiSilicon Kirin 659 octa-core SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB/ 64GB inbuilt storage.
In the camera department, the Honor 7X features a dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor, coupled with PDAF and an LED flash. On the front is an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. Connectivity options on the Honor 7X include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB. There is a 3340mAh battery under the hood.
The Honor 7X will come with a 12 month warranty, 6 months warranty will be applicable on the battery and charging adapter, and 3 months on the data cable. The company has also announced the launch of newer service centres to offer better after sales service for customers.