The year 2015 kicked off with a bang for smartphone companies. The first stop was at Consumer Electronics Show, where we saw some good smartphones and after that, Mobile World Congress was held. At MWC, we saw two new smartphones from Huawei. The Honor 6 Plus and the Honor 4X. These two devices are having some good features and as expected these devices have been launched in India earlier this week. The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is the successor of the Honor 6 and it is quite improved and there are dual-lens present on the back of this device. Also, the company has compared their Honor 6 Plus with the Apple iPhone 6 via slides and tried to show that their device is better.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is having a 5.5-inch IPS LCD multi-touch capacitive touuchscreen display which offers a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display was quite nice and the screen is providing a pixel density of 401ppi. The phone is quite solid and it feels solid in the hand and the metal feeling is completely there. It is a pretty big smartphone and it is a little thick too. This is a mid-range priced device and it comes with some high end features.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is quite hard and we have not done the drop test of this device, but we think that it will be able to handle a few drops. The display is amazing and in this price range you will find many other display and compared to them it is just a little above okay. The looks of this smartphone are quite attractive and the metal provides glace to the smartphone as well.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is having dual-SIM Support and both these SIMs support the 4G bands of India. Well, apart from 4G, the deice also supports connectivity features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB port and a 3.5mm AV jack as well. The connectivity features were working fine.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus comes with dual 8-Megapixel cameras on the back with dual-LED flash. The camera quality has been increased for sure. If we combine it, then we get a 16-Megapixel camera, but the company has separated it for better camera shots. It is just like the human eyes now, so, if you want to know it’s feel just close your one eye and look at the world. After that, open your other eye and feel the difference. The back panel of this device looks really good and it is very shiny. The rear cameras are capable of 1080p HD videos at 30fps and it can take images in the resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels.
There is an 8-Megapixel camera on the front side as well. So, the specs of this device are quite high. The front facing camera works fine and it can shoot 1080p HD videos at 30fps as well. It is a good camera and we have taken some images via it and the company has used quite good technology.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is running on the Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system and it will surely receive the Android Lollipop update as well. The device is supported by the Emotion user interface. The company has revealed that they have opened up their new center in Bengaluru where they are going to send software updates in every 3 months. So, the company has done a pretty good job. The design of this device quite nice and the black provides good glace. There are three capacitive touch buttons at the bottom end.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is packing a HiSilicon Kirin 925 Octa-Core processor along with 3GB RAM. The internal storage of this device is 16GB and the 32GB model is also there. The external storage can also be expanded upto 128GB via a microSD card. The battery life of this smartphone is said to be good and also, the device packs a 3600mAh non-removable battery which is amazing as many of the smartphones are lagging in this.
The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is a good and powerful device which will support heavy multi tasking as well. It is available in different colors and the most attractive one is the golden one. It is priced at Rs. 26,499/- and it will be available soon over at Flipkart. Overall, the phone is quite good and it is going to beat many smartphones in the price range. So, the first impressions of the device were good. So, for more pictures do check out the image gallery below and let us know via your comments how much you liked the new Huawei Honor 6 Plus.