Honor introduces Honor 6X, Honor Pad 2 tablet and Watch S1 in China
In an event in China, Honor unwrapped three products – Honor Pad 2, Honor 6X and Honor Watch S1. At the moment, these devices are only available in China. No details regarding availability in India have been announced.
The Honor 6X, the successor of the 5X, sports a 5.5 inch full HD IPS display. The budget phone is powered by an octa-core processor Kirin 655 SoC. To the optics, it features a dual rear camera setup, with one being 12MP camera that comes with PDAF and the other one below it with 2MP camera. It includes an 8MP front facing camera. Backed with 3340 mAh battery, it supports fast charging and weighs 162 grams. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and GPS.
The 3GB/ 32GB variant is priced at 999 Yuan (approximately Rs 9,900), the 4GB/32GB is priced at 1,299 Yuan (approximately Rs 12,900) while the 4GB/ 64GB is priced at 1,599 Yuan (approximately Rs 15,800). It will be available in Gold, Silver, Grey, Blue and Rose Gold colour variants.
Honor Pad 2
In terms of specifications, the tablet features an 8 inch full HD IPS display, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 octa-core processor coupled with 3GB RAM. It comes with an 8MP rear camera along with a 2MP front facing camera. The device includes expandable storage of up to 256GB. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, USB v2, GPS. A 4800mAh battery completes the package.
The Pad 2 will come out in two variants – 16GB variant priced at 999 Yuan (approximately Rs 9,900) and 32GB variant priced at 1,299 Yuan (approximately Rs 12,900).
Honor Watch S1
The Watch S1 is designed to monitor health as it is integrated with heart rate sensor. It is believed that the smartwatch is water resistant up to 50 meters and comes with customizable straps to interchange when needed. Honor claims that the smartwatch can withstand power on for six long days on just one complete charge. The Watch S1 smartwatch is priced at 699 Yuan (approximately Rs 6,900).