Chinese smartphone giant Huawei launched its feature-rich budget Android-based handsets Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India on Friday.
Huawei Honor 4C sports a 5.0-inch HD display and runs on the Android 4.4 KitKat OS, backed by the company's proprietary Hisilicon Kirin 620 series Octa-core CPU, 2GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt memory and a 2550 mAh battery which can power the phone for close to 600 hours under standby mode.
Huawei's ultra-budget smartphone Honor Bee features a 4.5-inch FWVGA screen, Android 4.4 KitKat OS, 1.2GHz quad-core Spreadtrum processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and a 1750 mAh battery.
Huawei Honor 4C and Honor Bee India price and release details:
The company has confirmed that Honor 4C and Honor Bee will be sold exclusively on Flipkart for ₹8,999 (HERE) and ₹4,999 (HERE) respectively.
With sub-₹9,000 price-tag, Huawei Honor 4C is poised to give stiff challenge to YU Yureka, Lenovo A6000 Plus, A7000, Lumia 640 in addition to its own phablet sibling, 5.5-inch Honor 4X.
The Honor Bee will be up against the popular MNC brands Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen), Xiaomi Redmi 2, Lenovo A6000 as well as some domestic players.
Key Specifications of Huawei Honor 4C and Honor Bee:
|Model||Huawei Honor 4C||Huawei Honor Bee|
|Display||5.0-inch HD screen with 1280x720p resolutions||4.5-inch FWVGA LCD display with 854x480p resolutions|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat with Emotion UI 3.0||Android 4.4 KitKat with Emotion UI|
|Processor||1.2GHz Hisilicon Kirin 620 Octa-core CPU||1.2GHz Spreadtrum SC7731 quad-core CPU with Mali-400 GPU|
|Storage capacity||8GB, expandable up to 32GB||8GB, expandable up to 32GB|
|Battery||2550 mAh;Talk time: up to 10 hrs (2G) and 15 hrs (3G)Standby time: Close to 600 hrs (2G) and 600 hrs (3G)||1750 mAh;Talk time: up to 6 hrs (2G) and 7 hrs (3G)Standby time: Close to 280 hrs (2G) and 220 hrs (3G)|
|Add-ons||Micro Dual-SIM (GSM + WCDMA) slots, Bluetooth v4.0 (with BLE, EDR, A2DP), Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Micro-USB, micro-USB v2.0, A-GPS, GLONASS,||Micro Dual-SIM (GSM + UMTS) slots, Bluetooth v4.0 (with LE), Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Micro-USB, micro-USB v2.0, A-GPS;|
|Dimensions||143.3 x 71.9 x 8.8 mm||134.3 x 66.7 x 10.0 mm|