Huawei’s smartphone brand Honor announced new set of smartphones yesterday for the Indian smartphone market. The company announced two new devices, Honor 5X and Honor Holly 2 Plus for the Indian smartphone market. According to the company, these new handsets are built to ensure superior user experiences, keeping the young gen in mind.
The pre-ordering of both the phones began this week at Amazon and Flipkart. The sale of the phones will begin in February, with the Honor 5X sales commencing on 1st February midnight, while that of Honor Holly 2 Plus beginning from 15th February midnight.
Both the devices run on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS. However, during the presentation, Huawei promised that these devices will definitely be updated to Android Marshmallow 6.0
Here is a glimpse at the specifications and features of both the devices:
Honor 5X is a dual SIM phone with a 5.5 inch screen. The 5X comes with a fingerprint sensor is a full metallic body phone. The phone has a 1080p full HD display. It has a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. On the camera front, the phone comes with a 13 MP rear camera and a 5MP Front camera. The phone packs a powerful 3000 mAh battery. The phone comes with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM. The Honor 5X will be available in three colours- gold, grey and silver at a price tag of ₹12,999.
Honor Holly 2 Plus
Holly 2 Plus is a 5 inch device, which supports 4G for both CDMA and WCDMA at the same time, which is a first time feature seen in any phone. It comes with 13 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras. The phone offers 2 GB of RAM for the users. The p
hone houses a 4000 mAH battery with a reverse charging mode. This mode helps you in sharing your Holly 2 Plus’ battery power with your friend via a Micro-B USB to Micro-B USB Cable. Holly 2 Plus will come in three colours- black, white and gold. The price tag of this handset is ₹8,499.
Huawei has also announced that both the devices, Honor 5X and Honor Holly 2 Plus will carry a warranty of 15 months in India and also a 1 month free screen replacement offer. The best part about the warranty is that the warranty will remain valid even if the smartphone has been rooted.