The Honor 7A and Honor 7C will be seeing a launch in India but it is going to be happening next week. The phones are going to be launching on 22nd of May and you will not be able to see them at any place else besides Flipkart. That is correct, both smartphones are going to be a Flipkart exclusive so keep your eye out for them on the online store.
It is not confirmed how many variants of the Honor 7A and Honor 7C are available at launch, but Huawei’s sub-brand has ensured that they are going to be sold without killing the buyer’s finances. All the specs and pricing details have been given below so you know what you’re getting for your money.
Honor 7A: Specifications, Features
The Honor 7A has a 5.7-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 1440 x 720. To make the phone cheaper, IPS LCD technology was used but the phone still features an 18:9 aspect ratio. It has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC, with the GPU being the Adreno 505 GPU. The Honor 7A is also offered in the 2GB and 3GB RAM options, with the 3GB RAM option being the more capable one obviously.
For the 3GB RAM version, you have a dual rear camera setup with a 13MP primary CMOS sensor and a 2MP secondary camera. If you are going for the 2GB RAM version, please note that the smartphone will only have a single 13MP shooter. If you want to take advantage of better and exclusive camera features, it is best to pick up the 3GB RAM version.
The rear camera is also supported by AI and on the front, you have an 8MP camera with an LED flash so that your selfies are illuminated and look more prominent in the final shot. The Honor 7A has 32GB of onboard storage that is expandable through a microSD card and can go up to 256GB. You have loads of options on the connectivity side as the phone is equipped with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Security features include a rear-facing fingerprint sensor and come preloaded with face unlock. Giving juice to the smartphone is a 3000mAh battery, plus to make the deal better, you also have dual-SIM compatibility.
Honor 7C: Specifications, Features
Coming to the Honor 7C, it too features dual-SIM support, is running Android 8.0 Oreo and features a 5.99-inch HD+ IPS LCD display with 1440 x 720 resolution. It has a slightly more powerful octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC and is paired with 3GB of RAM. Like the Honor 7A, you too can see a 13MP + 2MP dual-camera on the Honor 7C and it comes with features like autofocus lens with a f/2.2 aperture.
The front side has an 8MP sensor with a fixed focus lens sporting a f/2.0 aperture. The Honor 7C has 32GB and 64GB storage options, with both models being expandable via microSD card. For connectivity, you have 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. While the Honor 7C might not come with the face unlock feature right off the bat, it has a 3000mAh battery and a fingerprint reader that is placed on the back side of the phone’s body.
Honor 7A, Honor 7C: Price in India, Variants, Availability
The Honor 7A is available in the colors Aurora Blue, Black, and Platinum, while the Honor 7C shall be available in the colors Red, Black, Gold, and Blue. Coming to the pricing, the 2GB RAM and 32GB storage variant of the Honor 7A is priced at CNY 799 (Rs. 8,500 approximately) while the 3GB RAM model will be sold for CNY 999 (around Rs. 10,600). The Honor 7C costs CNY 899 (approximately Rs. 9,600) for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant, and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage will be sold for CNY 1,299 (around Rs. 13,800).
Please note that these are not the official prices for both smartphones and they are going to be updated on Flipkart on the 22nd of May. For now, the Honor 7C with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage is appearing as the ideal model thanks to its hardware specifications and pricing.