Huawei Honor 6 Plus India launch gets confirmed for March 13

The Huawei Honor 6 Plus is soon to debut in India and the company is holding a bloggers’ meet to officially reveal the smartphone instead of just putting it up for grabs. Speaking of which, word on the street is that the device will be made available for purchase by the end of this month.

Invites for the event have been sent out to the press confirming that previous rumors were true. Also, the company’s CEO did disclose at the MWC 2015 that the handset was headed to India sometime this month. The smartphone is basically a beefier version of the highly affordable Honor 6 handset which made its debut in the country back in September.

Huawei Honor 6 Plus

The new Huawei smartphone falls in the phablet category since it offers a 5.5-inch display. It’s also loaded with an improved processor and a lot more, encased within a very premium and gorgeous design. The front features a full glass coating and it looks like the rear panel has been given the same treatment, but comprises of several layers and a textured look.

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The Honor 6 runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat and has the EMUI 3.0 interface layered on top. The processor used here is the Kirin 925 which offers an octa core configuration with a 1.8GHz clock speed and Mali 628 MP4 graphics. There’s also 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage and dual 8MP rear cameras which offer improved low-light performance.

Huawei Phablet

Huawei Honor 6 Plus specs:

– Android 4.4.2 KitKat
– 1.8GHz octa core Kirin 925 processor
– 32GB storage, 128GB expandable, 3GB RAM
– 5.5-inch 1080p LCD touch screen
– Dual 8MP rear cameras, 8MP secondary imager
– 3600mAh battery

The Huawei Honor 6 Plus should go on sale through Flipkart by the end of this month for around Rs 30000.