During MWC 2015 in Barcelona, it was announced that Honor 6 Plus in India will be launched by end of March along with couple of new devices. Today, we have received a press release which states Honor 6 Plus in India is coming on March 24.
Honor 6 Plus in India will be the first smartphone that rocks a bionic parallel dual lens. It will launch exclusively on Flipkart and will be priced around Rs 20,000 (not confirmed). We have received a couple of sample images taken by Honor 6 Plus. Check them out below.
This is a shot of a mountain with complete background defocus. The image looks really sharp and crisp.
This shot has some fruits and vegetables which gives out vibrant colours and looks really good.
The sample images are really looking good and if you’re looking to buy a new smartphone/phablet in the next week or so, you should consider waiting for the Honor 6 Plus. Lets recap the specifications of Honor 6 Plus.
Honor 6 Plus in India Specifications
The Honor 6 Plus in India features a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) in-cell LTPS display with 10 finger multi-touch and has 72.8% screen-to-body ratio and 2.8mm slim bezels on the side. It is powered by an Octa-core (4 x 1.8 GHz Cortex A15 + 4 x 1.3 GHz Cortex A7) Hisilicon Kirin 925 processor with Mali T682-MP4 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 16/32 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat with Emotion UI 2.3 on top of it. Hopefully, Huawei will provide an Android 5.0 Lollipop update as well. The device is 7.5 mm thick and weighs only 165 grams.
The Honor 6 Plus has dual 8-megapixel rear cameras with F2.0 aperture and also has dual LED flash. Huawei promises ultra fast focus speed of 0.1 second, which if true, is commendable. On the front, it has a 8-megapixel front facing camera with 5P lens and Sony BSI sensor with F2.4 aperture for selfies and video calling.
The Honor 6 Plus in India has 4G LTE Cat6 / 3G HSPA+, standard WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (dual band), Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, GPS, GLONASS. It packs in a 3,600 mAh battery under the hood. It is a dual SIM phablet which supports one micro SIM and one nano SIM. It also has an IR LED blaster for remote control.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus will be available in Black, White and Gold colour variants which has been priced at 1999 yuan (USD 325/ INR 20,650 approximately) in China. We do not have any information on the Indian pricing yet but it will be around Rs 18,000-20,000.