Huawei launches dual-SIM Honor 3X phablet, Honor 3C Smartphone in China
Huawei has added two new smartphones to its honor lineup. First among the two is a phablet with 5.5″ display, named Huawei Honor 3X while the second one is 5″ smartphone named Honor 3C. Both devices has a slick look and glossy finish as well as slim form factor.
Spec-wise, the Huawei Honor 3X is powered by a MediaTek MT6592 chipset and octa-core Cortex-A7, 1.7GHz processor. The phablet features 5.5 inch IPS display with 720p HD display and there is a reason why they didn’t use a 1080p display for the device. Huawei says 1080p screen would consume 20% more power, does it seem legit or it is lame??. However, there are other pretty good features for affordable price. The device has 5MP front-facing camera and 13MP on the back. Lesser resolution doesn’t mean that it uses lesser juicy battery, Huawei Honor 3X has pretty impressive 3000 mAh battery.
The phablet has 2GB of RAM and for connectivity, the device has usual features such as WiFi, Bluetooth and microUSB port. The device also supports microSD card slot which supports up to 64 GB of storage. The Huawei Honos X3 supports dual SIM, one is miniSIM while the other is micrSIM and both are 3G-enabled.
Next up is Huawei Honor 3C. The smartphone is running on a MediaTek MT6582 chipset and quad-core Cortex-A7 at 1.2GHz and boast a 5″ LPTS screen with same 720p resolution. has the company stopped using 1080p screen??!! hey, that may not be the case, maybe the company wants to offer the devices for more affordable and competitive price.
Other specifications include 2GB RAM, Sony 8 MP f/2.0 rear cam and 5MP front-facing camera. The device will also be available with 1GB RAM. The device has 8GB of internal storage and microSD card slot for further expansion of the memory. Huawie Honor 3C also has dual-SIM capability like the Honor 3X.
On the software side, Both devices are running on Android Jelly Bean OS.
Finally pricing and availability, both Huawei Honor 3X and 3C will be available in China for a price of CNY 1,700 ($280) and CNY 1000 ($160) respectively. The 1GB RAM version of the Honor 3C will be offered for even affordable price at CNY 1000 ($160).