Huawei Honor – A Lightweight Smartphone by Huawei

Huawei, a Chinese handset maker will soon launch its Smartphone Huawei Honor that will be running on the latest Android OS – Ice Cream Sandwich. It’s the only Smartphone after Google Nexus to feature Ice Cream sandwich in India.

Lookswise, the phone looks good and feels good. It comes with a back cover in 6 different choices. Huawei Honor weighs 140g and therefore quite light in weight. It boasts a big 4 inch high-definition (HD) capacitive touch-screen. Above the screen is present a 2MP front facing camera to support video chatting while there are 4 navigation keys located below the screen.

On the backside there’s a stylish 8MP camera having an LED flash to the left and speaker to the right. The camera is capable of capturing good photographs in low-light. Underneath the back-cover lies a SIM card and microSD slot which supports up to 4GB of internal storage. Also, there is a 1,930mAh battery inserted inside. One can find a micro-USB charging port located dead-center on the phone’s bottom side, next to the microphone.

Huawei Honor is powered by a single-core 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8255T S2 Snapdragon and Adreno 205 GPU, the same chip you might have observed in the Nokia Lumia 800 and Sony Xperia arc S. Besides, there is also 512 MB RAM which has the ability to perform to your satisfaction.

The Smartphone includes a 3.5mm headphone jack on the right and a power / screen lock button on the left. The buttons, to somewhat extent appear raised from the body of the phone.

Huawei Honor specifications in a nutshell:

  • Weight 140g approx
  • Platform: Android 4.0 Ice Cream sandwich
  • Processor: 1.4 GHz
  • Display: 4-inch, display
  • Main Camera: 8 MP, HDR, with autofocus, support for Full HD (1080p) video
  • Front camera: VGA
  • FM-radio
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM, microSD slot for memory cards
  • Communications: WiFi 802.11b/g/n, DLNA, Bluetooth v2.1 (including the profile A2DP)
  • Battery: 1930 mA / h
  • Other: an electronic compass, gyroscope, accelerometer, light sensor

To be true, Huawei Honor is one of the best devices Huawei has offered to date and we can say that the company has started shining slowly but surely. For more information visit here. There is a word on the street that it may cost you approximately $400.