Yesterday, we saw a new full-screen smartphone coming our way from the leading Chinese smartphone vendor. The Huawei Honor 7C has been launched as a budget-friendly full-screen phone to make a tough competition to the Xiaomi Redmi 5. As we know, it’s the cheapest full-screen phone coming our way from a top brand. Till the date, none of Xiaomi competitors could come in with a smartphone priced lower. The Honor 7C is real and it’s available for purchase. The company has announced it this morning.
The Huawei Honor 7C uses a 360-degree circular symmetric frame design that provides the best ergonomics. The body is made of metal, and it has a thickness of 7.8mm. Plus, it comes in various color options such as Magic Night Black, Charm Flame Red, Platinum Light, and Aurora Blue. Actually, Huawei likes to bring multiple color options.
As for the hardware, the phone sports a 5.99-inch 720p resolution screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, we can find a Snapdragon 450 chip based on a 14nm process node. The Huawei Honor 7C sports an 8MP front camera paired with a smart soft light self-timer automatically adjusting the light and supporting night shooting mode. On the back, it carries a dual-camera using a 13+2MP sensors combination with a large aperture, bokeh effect, and a clear edge recognition.
There are two methods to unlock the phone – either you can use the fingerprint scanner or the facial unlocking feature. The latter can accurately identify 1024 groups of feature points. At last, it runs on EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0.
The 3+32GB variant is priced at 899 yuan ($142), while the 4+64GB model costs 1299 yuan ($205).