Honor 7S will make its India debut on September 4, which is today. The launch of the Honor 7S will be streamed online from 2pm onward via Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. Honor 7S is said to be a re-branded version of Honor 7 Play, that was launched in China in May this year. The same phone is also available in Pakistan. The price and availability of Honor 7S for the Indian market will be announced at the launch venue.
Honor 7S is going to be an entry-level smartphone, the segment which is currently ruled by Nokia 1 and Xiaomi Redmi 5A. The Honor 7S boasts the same specifications as the Honor 7 Play, barring a few changes, mostly in the camera department. The smartphone is priced at PKR 14,999 in Pakistan (Rs 8,400 approx.).
Honor 7S launch in India: Here’s how to watch live stream
In case you are interested, Huawei’s sub-brand will stream the online launch of the Honor 7S in India tomorrow. You can tune in to the company’s official YouTube channel to watch the livestrem of the launch. Alternatively, you also can follow Honor India’s Twitter and Facebook channels for all the latest info, be it the phone’s pricing to its availability.
Honor 7S launch in India: Specifications, expected price
As for specifications, Honor 7S sports a 5.45-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The handset is priced at MediaTek’s MT6739 processor, coupled with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal memory. A microSD card slot is also available (up to 256GB) to expand the internal memory. The phone is further backed by a 3020mAh battery and runs Android 8.1 Oreo.
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On the photography front, Honor 7S features a 13MP rear-facing camera with PDAF and LED flash. On the front, the phone comes with a 5MP selfie snapper. In comparison, the Honor Play 7 sports a 24MP selfie camera with a f/2.0 aperture soft LED flash and beauty mode for selfies and videos.
Honor 7S is expected to cost under Rs 8,000 when it hits the Indian market. The handset will be pitted against Xiaomi’s Redmi 6 series, which will officially launch in India on September 5.