The Honor 6A is finally here. Honor, which is a Huawei Terminal Brand, had been teasing the new phone’s launch and supposed features for quite some time now. The new Honor 6A will come in Gold, Silver, Blue, and Pink colors and will be made available on Vmall.com and JD.com retail sites starting from June 1. Both variants, remember, are already up for pre-orders, and will be available through Thursday.
Honor 6A Specs and Features
The Honor 6A is a dual-SIM smartphone which supports 4G LTE and which runs the superb EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. It will sport a 5-inch HD (with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels) display and will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. This is one area which could have seen a slight improvement. Four Cortex-A53 cores which are clocked at 1.2GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores which are clocked at 1.7GHz will be under the hood. The graphics department is admirably taken care of by an Adreno 505 GPU.
Also on offer are two RAM and storage variants – one variant with 2GB RAM and 16GB inbuilt storage while another is more premium at 3GB RAM with 32GB inbuilt storage. The storage is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
For photography, the Honor 6A will offer a 13-megapixel rear camera with a 28mm 5P lens along with features including PDAF, full-HD video recording, and dual-LED flash. Come to the front and we will see that the smartphone will boast of a 5-megapixel camera. The Honor 6A will also come with a fingerprint scanner just below the camera at the back which, Honor spokesmen have stated, will unlock the device in just 0.5 seconds.
Other connectivity options will include Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth (v4.1), GPS, GLONASS, apart from 4G LTE support. It will boast of a powerful performance by packs a 3020mAh battery under the hood which will deliver up to 12 hours of video playback/57 hours of music playback on a single charge. It has dimensions of 143.7×70.95×8.2mm and will weigh a mere 143 grams.