Tech giant Honor has launched three new products in India. The first one is the Honor 9X smartphones, the Honor Magic Watch 2 smartwatch and the third one id Honor Band 5i fitness band. The smartphone global variant unveiled in China last year.
Further, the company also launched the Honor Sport Pro and Honor Sport Bluetooth earphones.
The Honor 9X comes with a Full-HD+ display, a pop-up selfie camera and offers in-house HiSilicon Kirin 710F chipset with up to 6GB of RAM. The Honor Magic Watch 2 packs with GPS support and the Honor Band 5i.The Honor Band 5i stands apart with its ability to plug in a USB port for direct charging,
Here are the details of all the products.
Honor 9X: Design and display
The Honor 9X featuring a full-view display design. On the rear, the handset houses vertical shaped triple rear cameras with an LED flash, a physical fingerprint sensor, and a pop-up selfie shooter.
The smartphone launched in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue color options.
The Honor 9X offers a 6.59-inch Full-HD+ (1080 x 2340 pixels) display including a 91% screen-to-body ratio and 391PPI of pixel density.
Honor 9X packs with a triple rear camera setup
The Honor 9X including 48MP (f/1.9) main sensor with support of AIS Super Night mode, an 8MP wide-angle camera with a 120-degree field of view and third a 2MP depth sensor. There is a 16MP (f/2.2) pop-up camera module for selfies and video calling.
Honor 9X powered by a Kirin 710F chipset
The Honor 9X controlled by the in-house HiSilicon Kirin 710F chipset matched with 4GB/6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage (ROM), expanded up to 512GB via microSD card. The new Honor 9X runs with Android 9 Pie with the custom EMUI 9.1 interface and equipped with a 4,000mAh battery with 10W charging support.
Honor 9X: Connectivity and sensors
Honor 9X provides all connectivity options such as dual Nano-SIM, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, USB Type-C port, GPS, A-GPS, and GLONASS while sensors including a fingerprint sensor, compass, ambient light sensor, and gravity sensor.
Honor 9X: Price in India and availability details
The Honor 9X is available in India with the price tag of Rs. 13,999 for the base 4GB/128GB model and top-end 6GB/128GB configuration priced Rs. 16,999. Customers can buy the Honor 9x from Flipkart, sale starting January 19, 12 am (midnight).
As for launch offers Flipkart offering a limited-time discount worth Rs. 1,000 on the 4GB/128GB variant on the first day of sale. As well as customers can avail 10% discount on purchases via using an ICICI Bank credit card and Kotak Mahindra debit or credit card. This offer will valid until January 22.
Honor Magic Watch 2 smartwatch: Design and display
The Honor Magic Watch 2 smartwatch offers two sizes – 42mm and 46mm and made with a stainless steel body.
The 42mmm model provides a round-shaped 1.2-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 390 x 390 pixels and the 46mm variant features a 1.39-inch AMOLED panel with 454 x 454 pixels resolution.
Honor Magic Watch 2: Featuring heart rate monitoring
The Honor Magic Watch 2 wearable includes eight outdoor modes, seven indoor sports, a virtual pace-setter and comes with heart rate monitoring feature. The wearable device built-in 5ATM water resistance and supports support for Huawei TruSleep 2.0 technology for diagnosing six common types of sleep disorders.
Moreover, The Huawei TruAlex feature brings stress monitoring capabilities, while the AI-supported Huawei TruSign 3.0 technology is there for 24×7 heart-rate monitoring.
The Honor Magic Watch 2 (42mm) provides up to 7 days battery along with heart rate monitoring and GPS activated while the 46mm variant extends battery life to 14 days.
Magic Watch 2: India price and availability
The Honor Magic Watch 2’s 46mm model with Charcoal Black color starts at Rs. 12,999. While the Flax Brown colored available at Rs. 14,999.
The bigger 42mm model with Agate Black color option priced at Rs. 11,999 and the Sakura Gold version selling at Rs. 14,999. Both models will be available for purchase starting midnight onwards on 18 January Amazon Prime members and from January 19 it will available for all.
Buyers will get free Honor AM61 Bluetooth earphones with their purchase of Honor Magic Watch 2, as well as regular customers can take advantage of it starting January 19 and till January 22.
Apart from that, Amazon offering 6-month no-cost EMI plans on all credit and debit cards while 10% instant discount for SBI credit card holders. Further, there are Jio benefits worth Rs. 2,200 if they opt for the Rs. 249 and Rs. 349 prepaid plans. This offer will begin on January 19 within 3 months.
Honor Band 5i: At a glance
Honor Band 5i sports a 0.96-inch (160×80 pixels) touch-sensitive color display with capacitive buttons underneath. Weight around 24 grams. The Honor Band 5i comes with a black body and white-colored bands.
Honor Band 5i: Connectivity, sensors, and battery
The connectivity is maintained by Bluetooth v4.2, while the 5ATM water resistance ensures it can handle water exposure. This Honor Band 5i, for fitness tracking, it offers 9 sports modes.
The fitness band gets a 3-axis inertial sensor, optical heart rate sensor, and infrared light wearing detection sensor. Further, it is compatible for pair with Android 4.4 and above, or iOS 9.0 and later version.
Honor Band 5i offers a 91mAh battery that has a mileage of up to 9 days and it takes about 1.5 hours to fully charge with the feature of the USB port for direct charging.
Honor Band 5i: Price
The Honor Band 5i available with the priced at Rs. 1,999, the sale will go on January 18 at noon for Amazon Prime members and non-Prime customers, it will start on January 19.