Huawei will be unveiling its new mid-tier smartphone Honor 7X on October 11 in China. The smartphone will be the successor to the last years, Huawei Honor 6X. The company has officially sent out media invites for the event.
The invite comes with a slogan which can be roughly translated as “Want to see farther than ordinary people? Higher? Wider? Everywhere is your world.” This most likely means that the upcoming smartphone will have an 18:9 ratio bezel-less display.
As for the rumored specs-sheet,The Honor 7X will feature a 5.93-inch display. It would be powered by a Kirin 659 chipset. The new SoC is an enhanced version of Kirin 658. The Kirin 659 is an 16nm SoC that features four cores of Cortex A53 working at 2.36 GHz and four cores of Cortex A51 working at 1.7 GHz. The SoC also includes Mali-T830 MP2 graphics.
On the rear, the handset is expected to sport a horizontally arranged dual camera setup that would consists of a primary 12MP sensor and a secondary 20MP sensor. The frontside of the Honor 7X is pegged to feature an 8MP selfie snapper. It includes a 3,420 mAh battery that will support 5V/2A charging.
The Honor 7X is codenamed as bond and its 3C certification has revealed model numbers like BND-AL0 and BND-TL10. The base model of Honor 7X featuring 64 GB storage and 3 GB of RAM is expected to be priced at 1,799 Yuan ($270) and the other model featuring 64 GB storage and 4 GB of RAM is pegged to cost 2,099 Yuan ($315).