Honor 6X Launched in India; Price Starts at Rs 12,999

Huawei’s sub-brand Honor finally launched Honor 6X in India at starting price of Rs 12,999. The company held an event in New Delhi to announce the price and availability details of its latest mid-range offering. To recall, Honor 6X was first spotted at CES 2017 earlier this month. The biggest attraction concerning Honor 6X has to be its dual-camera at the back. We don’t intend to exaggerate, but Apple isn’t the first one to introduce dual-camera with its iPhone 7 Plus. In fact, the traces go back to 2014 when Honor introduced its first smartphone featuring dual-camera — Honor 6 Plus. The company also introduced Honor 8 last month, which is currently retailing at around Rs 30,000. Honor’s love for dual-camera doesn’t stop here. The company is also working on yet another dual-camera smartphone dubbed Honor DUK TL-30.


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Coming back to Honor 6X, the smartphone features a metal unibody design measuring 150.9 × 72.6 × 8.2mm and weighing 162g. It sports a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) IPS display with 2.5D curved glass layered on top. Powering it is a 2.1GHz octa-core Kirin 655 processor paired with Mali T830 GPU. The device comes in two memory options — 3GB RAM with 32GB built-in storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB built-in storage. The storage can be expanded up to 128GB by means of a microSD card. Honor 6X has hybrid Dual-SIM option, so that you can use two nano SIM cards or one SIM card with a microSD card. It houses a 12MP rear camera with PDAF, LED flash, and a depth-sensing secondary 2MP camera. Up front is a 8MP selfie camera. It also has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is backed by 4G VoLTE and 3340mAh battery with no fast charging support.

Available in gray, silver, and gold colour options, Honor 6X is priced at Rs 12,999 for 3GB RAM and Rs 15,999 for 4GB RAM variants. The smartphone will be available to purchase exclusively from Amazon starting February 2nd at 2PM. The registration for the sale has already commenced on the e-commerce website.

Specifications of Honor 6X

Display5.5-inch Full HD
ProcessorHiSilicon Kirin 655 Octa-Core
Internal storage32GB / 64GB (Expandable Up To 128GB)
Camera12MP + 2 MP Rear / 8MP Front
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Tanmay Patange

Associate Editor at Pricebaba, Tanmay is working in the tech writing and content industry since 2011. His experience ranges from writing all thing tech, and sometimes with a pinch of salt. He admires Silicon Valley and HBO Newsroom the most and has a dream of becoming the next Will McAvoy some day. Contact him at

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