■ The Honor 7X's similarity to the Honor 9i, that was launched just last month at Rs17,999, and features a metal chassis and thin bezel design like 7X.
The device is rumoured to launch in India in January and will be available via e-commerce portals such as Amazon India or Flipkart.
The company will be making more of the Honor V10 available in another flash sale next Tuesday the 12th of December.
■The new smartphone runs the new Kirin 659 octa-core processor based on 16nm architecture, which makes it more power efficient than smartphones with a 28nm processor.
The Honor 7X is the first smartphone to feature the Honor FullView Display; a 5.93-inch edge-to-edge, bezel-less screen design that provides remarkable display quality and achieves an extraordinary high screen-to-body ratio. Select Amazon customers will get 150 powerbanks of 10,000mAh battery capacity and 850 earphones with the Honor 7X. Rs 13,000) in China and it is believed that the Indian price will be around the same range as well. The smartphone comes in three variants- one with 4GB RAM and 32 GB of internal storage at 1299 Yuan, another with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage at 1699 Yuan, while the third one has 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage and it costs 1999 Yuan.
The storage in all variants is expandable up to 256GB through hybrid dual-SIM configuration where second SIM slot doubles as a MicroSD card holder.
In terms of specifications, the V10 features a 5.99-inch display with a 2160 x 1080 pixel resolution.
The Honor 7X has a dual rear camera setup which includes a 16-megapixel primary sensor with LED Flash, PDAF and a secondary 2-megapixel sensor.
Up front, the smartphone sports an 8-megapixel camera.
Huawei is also working on depth sensing camera which works like Apple's Face ID and also has the Animoji feature. The smartphone is powered by Kirin 970 processor and 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type C and NFC as connectivity options. It measures 156.50 x 75.30 x 7.60 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 165.00 grams.