Yesterday, on March 12, Huawei announced another full-screen phone that has been designed to compete with the Xiaomi Redmi 5 especially. It looks like identical to the aforementioned phone. But what’s more important it is priced at 899 yuan ($142). Therefore, this is the first time when a Huawei phone costs as much as a Xiaomi device. Well, the Huawei Honor 7C is also available for purchase. So let’s take a look at the first hands-on photos and get acquainted with its key features.
In terms of appearance, the Huawei Honor 7C uses a metal body that comes with a three-stage antenna design. As the manufacturer likes to say, the phone also uses a 360-degree circular symmetric middle frame design. The dual-camera (13+2MP) is placed in the upper left corner. It is accompanied by a flashlight. The fingerprint reader is in the middle. On the opposite side, the phone carries a 5.99-inch full-screen with a 1440×720 resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. An 8MP camera is above the display. It also supports facial recognition (1024 groups of feature point detection), which uses a TrustZone local security encryption. At last, there are four color options to choose from including a magic night black, aurora blue, platinum light gold, and charm flame red. Under the hood, we can find a Snapdragon 450 chip, 3/4GB of RAM, 32/64GB of native storage, 2900mAh battery, Android 8.0 out of the box, and many more.
As we said, the phone is already on shelves at a starting price tag of 899 yuan, while the higher version with a 4+64GB memory option can be yours for only 1299 yuan ($205).