- Honor 7C is likely to enter India on May 22
- Honor has sent an invite to hint at the new development
- It comes just ahead of the Honor 10 launch
Honor 7C is likely to debut in India on May 22. Huawei brand Honor on Monday evening sent out an invite for an event where the new smartphone is expected to be launched. Whilst the venue and timing of the event are but to be confirmed, the brand featured a photo on the ‘Save the Date’ invite – specifying a Honor 7 series release. Additionally, an officially teaser on Twitter shows the brand new smartphone release might be the honor 7C. The latest development importantly importantly emerges just before the launch of the Honor 10 that is taking place at 6:30pm IST in London later today, May 15.
The teaser posted by the officially Honor India account on Twitter showcases two Honor units with thin bezels. the two phones featured in the teaser are not two distinct models but just one model flipped horizontally to highlight a dual camera setup. It’s also a #LoveSeven hashtag that factors to the brand new Honor 7 series release. “We can’t keep calm as the season to fall in love is here!! Stay tuned cause #LoveSeven is coming your way! [sic]” the tweet reads.
Picture credit score: Twitter/ Honor India
Honor 7C specs
The dual-SIM (Nano) Honor 7C runs EMUI 8.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo and features a 5.99-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) IPS display with a 2.5D curved glass protection. Under the hood, the handset has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC, coupled with 3GB of RAM. There may be a dual rear camera setup that has a 13-megapixel number one sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor, paired with an autofocus lens that has a f/2.2 aperture. On the front, the phone has an 8-megapixel sensor with a fixed focus lens carrying a f/2.0 aperture.
The honor 7C has 32GB and 64GB storage options both expandable thru microSD card. In terms of connectivity, the handset has 4G LTE, wi-fi 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light, and a proximity sensor. The smartphone also has a fingerprint sensor at the back. It packs a 3000mAh battery and measures 158.3×76.7×7.8mm.
Honor 7C price
Released in China in March, the honour 7C comes in variants – each in red, Black, Gold, and Blue colour options. The 3GB RAM, 32GB storage version of the honor 7C is to be had in China at CNY 899 (about Rs. 9,600), even as its 4GB RAM, 64GB onboard storage variant comes with a charge tag of CNY 1,299 (around Rs. 13,800).