Huawei Announces Honor 4X, a 64-bit Mid-Range Smartphone

Huawei joins the slowly-increasing number of smartphone-makers to announce its first 64-bit smartphone, the Honor 4X. The phone lies in the mid-range tier, though, with Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 onboard.

The display at the front of Huawei Honor 4X measures 5.5″ in size and boasts 720p HD resolution, which should be just fine. Huawei Honor 4X is also dual-SIM capable.

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Underneath Honor 4X, you get the mid-range quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 processor clocked at 1.4Ghz with 2 GB worth of RAM and 8 GB internal storage, which is also expandable via microSD.

At the back of Huawei Honor 4X lies a 13 megapixel Sony camera, with a 5 megapixel unit accompanying at the front. There’s also 3,000 mAh worth battery which can keep the phone running for up to 72 hours.

Expectedly, the OS running on Huawei Honor 4X is the latest and greatest Android 5.0 Lollipop, which is the first version in Android’s history to be 64-bit capable and will allow it to fully utilize the 64-bit chip. It is of course customized by Huawei.

The Honor 4X has support for 4G and comes with GPS. It’s priced competitively at around $210 and will hit the market in November.

  • Processor: Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 1.2Ghz 64bit
  • GPU: Adreno 306 400Mhz
  • Android version: 5.0 with Emotion UI version – 3.0
  • Dimensions – 152.9mm x 77.2mm x 8.65mm
  • Weight – 165g
  • Display: 5.5inch 720P IPS LCD
  • Memory:
    • RAM: 2GB
    • Internal Storage – 8GB
    • Expandable through SD Card
  • Connectivity: GSM,CDMA,3G,4G Cat 4
  • Camera: 13MP f2.0 main / 5MP secondary wide angle
  • Battery: 3000mAh