Huawei’s sub-brand Honor on Tuesday launched two new smartphones in India. Honor 7A is priced at Rs 8,999 and will be available exclusively via Flipkart starting May 29. Honor 7C comes in two storage variants with the base model starting at Rs 9,999. The top model will retail at Rs 11,999, and sold via Amazon India from May 31. Both smartphones will also be available on Honor’s e-store.
Honor has also tied up with Reliance Jio for some launch offers on the two smartphones. Honor 7A and Honor 7C users will get cashback of Rs 2,200. Additional data of 100GB can be availed by Honor 7C users, while Honor 7A users will get 50GB of data.
Honor 7C specifications
Honor 7C features a 5.99-inch HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon octa-core processor. It comes in two models with 3GB RAM plus 32GB storage, and 4GB RAM plus 64GB storage.
For photography, Honor 7C sports a dual-camera setup of 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors, and an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone comes with face unlock and a fingerprint sensor placed at the rear panel.On the software front, Honor 7C runs EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
Honor 7A specifications
Honor 7A has a smaller 5.7-inch HD+ display with a 2.5D glass on top. The smartphone offers 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The smartphone comes with the same camera and UI features like the Honor 7C.
Here are the highlights from Honor 7A and Honor 7C launch in India.
12:25pm: Honor 7A is priced at Rs 8,999, and it will be sold exclusively via Flipkart starting May 29. Honor 7C will start at Rs 9,999 for the base model and the top model will retail at Rs 11,999 via Amazon India from May 31. The smartphones will also be available via Honor’s e-store.
12:13pm: Honor ties up with Reliance Jio to offer Rs 2,200 cashback on both smartphones. Honor 7C users will also get 100GB of additional data while Honor 7A users will get 50GB of Jio data.
12:11pm: It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon octa-core processor and comes in two variants. Base model comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, while top model offers 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Like the Honor 7A, Honor 7C also runs EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
12:09pm: Honor 7C also has a dual-camera setup of 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors with bokeh and wide-aperture mode.
12:07pm: Honor 7C has a 5.99-inch ‘FullView display with 18:9 aspect ratio. It comes in a metal unibody with a rear fingerprint sensor. It comes in three colours of black, blue and gold.
12:04pm: India-centric features – Ride Mode for two-wheelers, single-touch access with the fingerprint sensor for Paytm payments.
12:03pm: Honor 7A runs EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo. The custom UI comes with smart management features for apps and optimisation for battery.
12:02pm: Honor 7A comes with audio focused features like audio monitoring and music play for party mode which can connect up to nine devices via Bluetooth. It also comes with Huawei Histen which lets you select different 3D sounds.
12:00pm: Honor 7A features a 5.7-inch HD+ display with 2.5D glass on top. It comes with a triple card slot which allows for two SIM cards and a microSD card.
11:59am: Honor 7A comes with face unlock and a fingerprint sensor which is said to unlock the smartphone in 0.3 seconds.
11:58am: Honor 7A houses an 8-megapixel selfie camera with selfie toning light adjustment.
11:57 am: Honor 7A dual cameras come with bokeh mode, and beauty mode 4.0
11:55am: Honor 7A features 13-megapixel camera and 2-megapixel depth sensor at the rear.
11:48am: Honor says that the company wants to be top five in three years and top three in five years.
11:28am: Honor will target the budget price segment with its new smartphones.
11:16am: Honor 7A and Honor 7C smartphones will come with features like face unlock, a dual camera setup and a full view display.