Honor 7A is coming with minor upgrades from its predecessor - Honor 6A, launched in May 2017.
Honor, the sub-brand of Huawei, is gearing up for the launch of its latest offering. The company has sent out invites for its exclusive event in China, scheduled for April 2, where it will unveil the Honor 7A to the world.
Honor 7A is coming with minor upgrades from its predecessor – Honor 6A, launched in May 2017. The invite confirms the presence of a dual-camera setup and also hints at dual speakers and a face unlock feature. The phone will likely be a mid-range product, priced around CNY 1,499 (approx. Rs.15,500)
Honor 7A is likely to be powered by the Snapdragon 430 chipset and will run on Android 8.0 out of the box, coupled with 3GB RAM. There will be a dual-camera system at the rear, with a 13MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. At the front, will be an 8MP selfie camera.
According to various leaks that have surfaced over time, the phone appears to be sporting a 5.7-inch HD+ display, with resolution of 720×1440 pixels. It will be powered by a 3000mAh battery. The device measures 152.4x73x7.8 mm and weighs 150g.
The specifications of Honor 7A bears close resemblance to the recently launched Huawei Y7 Prime 2018, which is also powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, coupled with 3GB RAM. It sports a 5.99-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The device has a dual rear camera set-up of 13MP primary sensor and 2MP secondary sensor, with an 8MP sensor at the front of the device. The handset bears a triple card slot; it can include two SIMs and one microSD card at the same time. It has a 32GB inbuilt storage capacity, which can be further expanded. The handset comes with a fingerprint sensor at the back. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS and NFC. This smartphone will be available in Blue, Black and Gold color variants, but the company has yet to release any detail of its price and availability.
Huawei is launching a range of smartphones in the market. It launched the much awaited P20 series smartphones at an exclusive event in Paris, earlier this week. The smartphones have AI enabled camera features, with the optics codeveloped by Leica. The Huawei P20 Pro has triple camera setup at the rear, along with a front camera, loaded with 4D Predictive Focus and Master AI scene recognition. The P20 and P20 Pro smartphones come with wireless Hi-Fi audio, with HWA (Hi-Res Wireless Audio), providing 990Kbps bandwidth over Bluetooth. For this the company has partnered with Senheiser, Audio-Technica and Onkyo.
Apart from these smartphones, the company also launched new applications like the Huawei Health app, the Phone Clone app and the Huawei Share 2.0 feature. Also launched are the Huawei FreeBuds, which come with their own charging case, and offers 10 hours of playback on full charging. The Huawei Noise Cancelling Earphones were also unveiled at the same event.