The dual rear camera setup on smartphones is gradually getting common nowadays. We have seen a few flagship smartphones last year with the dual rear camera modules, but now the technology is shifting its pace toward the affordable smartphone segment too. Following the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual, Honor 6X is the newest player to debut in sub-Rs 15,000 bracket with the dual rear camera module.
The Honor 6X is available in two variants- 3GB RAM + 32GB of internal storage model priced at Rs 12,999 and 4GB RAM + 64GB of storage priced at Rs 15,999. The smartphone will be made available exclusively on Amazon India from February 2.
The Honor 6X features a metal unibody design and the all-new dual rear camera setup than its predecessor, the Honor 5X. The Honor 6X includes a 12MP camera sensor with PDAF for capturing pictures paired with a 2MP sensor that will capture depth information. With such camera module, the smartphone is capable of adding DSLR-like bokeh effect and a unique refocusing feature which let you refocus the subject even after capturing the images.
Coming to the specifications of the Honor 6X, the smartphone offers a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass on top. The device comes equipped with Huawei’s in-house HiSilicon Kirin 655 octa-core processor coupled with Mali T830 MP2 GPU, 3GB/4GB of RAM, and 32GB/64GB of storage.
The Honor 6X also has an 8MP front-facing camera for selfies. The smartphone has an on-screen flash mode which provides you brighter selfies in low-light conditions. It is powered by a 3340mAh battery with fast charging support. On the software front, the device runs on EMUI 4.1 skin based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. The connectivity options include a hybrid dual-SIM module, 4G VoLTE, GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. It also has a dedicated fingerprint scanner on the rear panel which the company claims to unlock the smartphone in just 0.3 seconds.