The upcoming Honor 7X has stopped by Chinese telecommunications site TENAA for certification, revealing a lot of details about the smartphone. It is known that the device is scheduled to launch in China on October 11th considering the invites that Huawei has sent out. The TENAA listing reveals that the Honor 7X will have two model numbers, BND-TL10 and BND-AL10, which might indicate two variants of the smartphone. The Honor 7X is set to be launched on Wednesday at an event in China.
The TENAA listing lists out all the specifications of the Honor 7X. For starters, the 7X will sport a 5.9-inch display with a full-HD+ resolution of 1080×2160 pixels. The screen has an aspect ratio of 18:9 and has 2.5D curved glass on top. Similar to the Honor 9i that was recently launched in India, the smartphone is said to be powered by the Huawei Kirin 659 SoC. It is an octa-core processor with four performance cores and four efficiency cores. The performance cores are clocked at 2.36GHz while the efficiency cores are clocked at 1.7GHz. There is 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Storage will be expandable via a microSD card (up to 256GB).
The successor to the Honor 6X, the Honor 7X has a dual camera setup on the back. It comprises of a 16-megapixel camera and a secondary 2-megapixel camera to measure depth. At the front, it has an 8-megapixel selfie camera. It will run Android 7.0 Nougat with Huawei’s EMUI 5.1 on top.
It sports a metal unibody design and has antenna bands running at the top and bottom. The fingerprint scanner is located at the back. It is said to pack in a 3240mAh battery and will be available in Black, Gold and Blue colours.
The Honor 7X also made an appearance on Geekbench 4 as well giving us some hint of its performance. The Kirin 659 SoC is based on a 16nm process and has managed to clock 909 points for single-core and 3159 in multi-core tests. Prices will be revealed at the China event on Wednesday.