Huawei is holding strong at Consumer Electronics Show 2017 event in Las Vegas. The company has just unveiled its mid-range smartphone that sets to compete against current mid-range phones. Gone are days when CES was an event for major brands to introduce their pricey flagships. Now we barely see a flagship go through there.
Despite everything, Honor 6X announcement didn’t take anyone by surprise. The phone passed through numerous leaks and it appeared during an event in China back in October.
Huawei Honor 6X comes sporting an all-metal unibody design with a 5.5-inch 2.5D display featuring a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The handset runs on company’s own Kirin 655 processor with eight CPU cores clocked at 2.1GHz and will come with 3GB and 4GB of RAM. The flash storage is 32GB (64GB storage model will come later) supporting microSD expansion and will run EMUI 4.1 OS built-in Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Honor 6X will be featuring a combination of a 12MP and 2MP cameras on the rear featuring f/1.6 aperture lens and LED flash and an 8MP selfie camera. The main camera is made by Sony, Honor 6x will support video recording at 1080p with cameras of both sides.
Huawei’s newest Honor 6X phone supports two SIM cards, 4G LTE network, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. It gets powered by a 3,340 mAh battery and will be available for purchases starting by January 15 for $250. Honor 6X will be available in Grey, Silver, Gold, and Rose Gold colors.