Apart from launching the Honor Pro 8 yesterday in Europe, Huawei expanded the Honor line-up in the budget sector by announcing the Honor 6C. This mid-ranger is priced at €299 (~₹15,900) and should be available by the end of the month. It would be available in Grey, Silver and Gold liveries according to the report over at WinFuture.

Huawei Honor 6C
The Honor 6C, front and back

The Honor 6C befitting its budget stature packs in a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC clocked @1.4GHz coupled with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which is further expandable via a microSD slot (up-to 128 GB). On the camera front, the smartphone has a 13-megapixel rear sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, PDAF support and a LED flash. For selfie duties up-front it features a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. The display on the Honor 6C is a 5-inch HD (720 x1280) AMOLED panel clad with 2.5D curved glass. Powering all this hardware is a 3020mAh battery and on the software front the device is running EMUI 4.1 a skinned flavour of Android v.6.0, Marshmallow.

Huawei has provided for a metal-like finish at the rear and a fingerprint scanner right underneath the camera module. Apart from this, the phone features support for 4G LTE, along with unspecified Bluetooth and Wi-Fi standards. With the specifications the device is carrying, the Honor 6C stands in direct competition with the upcoming NOKIA 6 series of smartphones and the already released MOTO G5 / G5 Plus.

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The Honor 6C should either supersede the older Honor 5C or complement it in some form, either way only time would tell how well the device will perform in the crowded mid-range segment.

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