18:9 displays even
Think of it as one smartphone that defies categorization. The Honor 7X is a truly unique smartphone blend of cutting edge tech and brilliant optimizations with a competitive price point like few else. In all aspects bar price, the Honor 7X is a premium flagship, thanks to a hi-end features, a limitless 5.93″ FullView Display and classic brushed aluminum design aesthetics. Now 18:9 displays are very in vogue and give visuals on the 7X display a limitless, bezel-free feel. The 18:9 display is one highlight currently strictly relegated to expensive flagships, so to find it on the midrange 7X is an absolute delight.
Still on the display, the split-screen functionality on the 7X enables you to multitask between apps, whether you are chatting while surfing or recording while reading.
In terms of design, the Honor 7X gets it very much perfect, with a brushed aluminum body and seamless integration of the bezels, for a well-rounded yet classy feel.
The Honor brand is one that has dedicated years into perfecting smartphone photography. In the case of the Honor 7X, a 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel setup with phase detection autofocus and F0.95 -F16 stops complete the package. This is one device that brings the bokeh into the selfie domain, mind you. Other elements include gesturing with your arms to snap selfies, beauty mode and the cosplay mode.
On to the all-important battery life, and the device has a 3,340mAh battery, and the promise is an incredible 1.43 days. In our brief time with the device, we were quite surprised at how slowly the power drained.
Deep down, the Honor 7X is powered by the custom 2.36GHz octa-core Kirin 659 processor with 4GB of RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage. In fact, the energy efficient 16nm process CPU adds to the battery advantage, as it consumes less power than the 28nm.
In conclusion, the Honor 7X is a true flagship, one that juggles power with vibrant visual displays, with a well-crafted design at an incredible price point. Truly, at AED 999, the Honor 7X is the best FullView Display Smartphone below AED 1,000! X For Less, indeed.