Huawei expands its Honor Series of phones with the launch of Honor 7i. It comes in White and Gold color options. The phone is announced for the Chinese markets, Global release date is not known yet.
The 2GB RAM / 16GB Storage variant is priced at 1599 Yuan (Rs. 16,380 / US$ 250) for China Mobile. The same device for operators like China Unicom and China Telecom is priced at 1699 Yuan (Rs.17,400 / US$ 265). There is 3GB RAM / 32GB Storage model as well that is priced slightly higher at 1899 Yuan (Rs. 19,450 / US$ 297).
Huawei Honor 7i Specifications
The phone has Dimensions of 141.6 x 71.2 x 7.8 mm and weighs 160 Grams. It has Dual SIM slots that support 4G-LTE / 3G HSPA+ networks. The handset runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Emotion UI 3.1 and gets the energy from 3100 mAh battery.
The Huawei Honor 7i Specs include a 5.2-Inch Display with 1920 x 1080 Pixels Resolution and 1500:1 Contrast Ratio. It has slim bezels and includes a finger print sensor on the side of the phone. The Sensor automatically learns the usage pattern and can even take prints on wet fingers. Moreover, The fingerprint sensor button can be doubled as a camera button for capturing selfie pics.
The Honor 7i Features Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 Octa Core Processor (1.5GHz Quad Core + 1.2GHz Quad Core) coupled with 405 GPU for graphics. It has 2GB / 3GB RAM variants with 16GB / 32GB storage Options. Further expansion up to 32GB is also possible via MicroSD Card.
The main USP of the device is its 13 Mega Pixels 180 degree flip camera that can be used as a Selfie camera as well. It has Dual Tone LED Flash, Sony made Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture, 28mm wide angle lens and Sapphire crystal protection.
All the major connectivity options are also present like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.