Honor 6 Plus and Honor 4X LTE smartphones launched in India

Honor 6 Plus and Honor 4 LTE smartphones launched

Huawei today announced the launch of two 4G LTE smartphones — Honor 6 Plus at Rs 26,499 and Honor 4X at Rs 10,499 – in India.

The Chinese ICT company targets seven times sales growth in 2015 in the country.

“We have clocked sales of over 20 million Honor phones in 2014, accounting for a global revenue of about $2.4 billion USD with a 24 times increase. In 2015, we aim to achieve 4 times sales growth in Honor overseas,” said George Zhao, president of Honor.

One day ahead of the Huawei launch, Samsung announced its two costly smartphones — Galaxy S6 at Rs 49,900 and Galaxy S6 Edge for Rs 58,900.

Earlier, LG introduced G Flex 2 smartphone for Rs 55,000.

Honor 6 Plus would be India’s first smartphone with bionic parallel dual lens, featuring Huawei Kirin 925 1.8 Ghz octa-core processor, with 3GB RAM and offers a 2.81 days battery standby time, with its 3600 mAh battery.

On the other hand, Honor 4X features Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 1.2 Ghz quad-core processor and offers 72 hours battery back-up with a 3000 mAh battery.

Huawei will be selling Honor 6 Plus and Honor 4X exclusively through online partner Flipkart.

Registration for Honor 4X would start on both hihonor.in and flipkart.com starting at 4 p.m. on March 24, 2015, till midnight of March 29, 2015.

Honor 4X will go on sale at 2 p.m. on March 30, 2015, through flipkart.com and can be purchased by consumers who have completed pre-orders.

The Honor 6plus will officially go on sale later in April 2015.

Honor 6 Plus and Honor 4 LTE smartphones launched
Honor 6 Plus

Honor 6 Plus smartphone features dual 8 MP rear camera offering aperture range of f/0.95 – f/16, found only in very expensive DSLR lenses. The phone features fastest focus within 0.1 seconds,  5.5-inch Full HD display with resolution 1920×1080 which yields a pixel density of 401 ppi, and is powered by a Huawei Kirin 925 chipset (Octa-core CPU, four Cortex A-15, and four Cortex A-7) along with 3GB of RAM. The device offers 32GB internal storage and a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion.

Honor 4X

Honor 4X is powered by 64 bit Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 1.2Ghz Quad-core CPU with A53 architecture. The phone features a 13MP rear camera and 5MP Front camera. Its 3000mAh battery lasts for approximately 72 hours.  Honor 4X offers a 5.5 inch 720p HD screen. It runs on Android 4.4 (Kitkat) with Emotion UI 3.0 on top.

Vishal Kawadkar
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