Huawei has launched another low mid-range device dubbed as Honor 7C in China with a number of surprises. The device adopts sleek design along with the trending Full-screen display having 18:9 aspect ratio. The device is also equipped with a dual rear camera setup and a selfie shooter with face unlock capabilities and some smart features for better selfies.
Honor 7C Features
The Honor 7C is a dual SIM smartphone that runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with Huawei’s EMUI 8.0 on top. The device sports a 5.99-inch IPS LCD screen with an HD+ resolution of 1440×720 pixels. The Honor 7C brings a dedicated SIM card tray on the left side of the panel along with an independent microSD slot so that users fell free to expand storage without sacrificing a SIM.
The Honor 7C packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor under the hood clocked at 1.8GHz maximum and integrates an Adreno 506 GPU. The processor is further supported by a memory combo comprising of two variants – 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB. However, both models sport expandable memory up to 256GB by using dedicated microSD card slot.
On the camera front, we have a dual lens setup at the rear located on the top left corner aligned horizontally with an LED flash on the inner edge. The main camera setup comprises of a 13MP primary sensor and another 2MP depth-sensor for refined portrait mode and facial recognition. However, the front-facing sensor is limited to an 8MP unit with an LED flash.
The Honor 7C comes with a decent 3,000 mAh non-removable battery; with no fast-charging as the USB port is a microUSB 2.0.
Honor 7C Pricing and Availability
Huawei has announced considerably affordable price tags for both the variants of Honor 7C in China; the 3GB model is priced at CNY 899 (~$142, PKR 15,700) whereas the 4GB version comes for CNY 1,299 (~$205, PKR 22,700). There’s no word yet on when the model will roll out globally.
Honor 7C Specifications
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo, with EMUI 8.0|
|Supported Networks||2G, 3G, 4G LTE|
|CPU||1.8 GHz octa-core Cortex-A53|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 450|
|Display||5.99″, 18:9 aspect ratio, HD+ (1440x720px) resolution|
|RAM||3GB / 4GB|
|Internal||32GB / 64GB|
|Card slot||Yes, by 256GB (dedicated)|
|Connectivity||microUSB, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, headphone jack|
|Primary Camera||13+2 MP, PDAF, LED flash|
|Secondary Camera||8MP, LED flash|
|Price||3GB/32GB – CNY 899 (~$142, PKR 15,700)
4GB/64GB – CNY 1,299 (~$205, PKR 22,700)