Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei is set to kick off the sales of its latest smartphone in the Honor series, the Huawei Honor 6, in India on October 6. The smartphone will be sold exclusively on Flipkart.com. Announced all the way back in June, the smartphone was recently launched in China and is now set to be released in the Indian market. It will be available in black and white flavours and is priced at ₹19,999 (US$325).
The Honor 6 runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat) with the company’s Emotion UI 2.3 on top. It has aluminium alloy frame and a diamond-style texture on the back. It also packs a 3100mAh battery with Huawei’s Patented Power Saving Technology that promises 30% more battery life compared to other smartphones.
While the phone doesn’t have TDD-LTE on 2300 MHz (Band 40) for India, but has FDD-LTE on 1800 MHz that is expected to launch in India in future.
The smartphone also features the company’s Kirin 920 chipset with an octa-core processor. In case you need a refresh, check out rest of the phone’s specifications after the break…
Huawei Honor 6 specifications:
- 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) 10-point multi-touch LTPS display
- Octa-Core Huawei Kirin 920 processor (4xA15 1.7GHz + 4xA7 1.3GHz) with Mali T628 GPU
- Android 4.4 (KitKat) with Emotion UI 2.3
- Dual SIM
- 13MP camera with Sony BSI sensor, F2.0 aperture and Dual LED flash
- 5MP front-facing camera
- 3GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
- 3.5mm audio jack, IR LED
- 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS and NFC
- 3100 mAh battery
While the Honor 6 (also known as the Glory 6) is impressive on paper, let’s see if it keeps it up in real life!
If you like the smartphone it will be up for grabs exclusively on Flipkart.com, on October 6.
What do you think of it? Would you buy the Honor 6? Sound off in the comments!