Honor 7X is now eligible for an Android Oreo beta update in Europe

The inexpensive Honor 7X seems to be the next smartphone released by the Chinese handset maker to receive a beta program. If you’re located in Europe, you’ll now be able to download Android Oreo beta for the Honor 7X.

The first countries to get the Android Oreo beta program are France, Germany, Italy, and Spain, but it’s yet unclear if Honor will be willing to make this build available in other regions like North America and Asia.

If you want to try out Android Oreo for Honor 7X, you must first join the beta program via the dedicated app. Open the application and make sure to log …

Honor 9 and 8 Pro start getting EMUI 8 update, 7X and 8 scheduled for Q2

Honor has just confirmed a few of its smartphones are now being updated with the new EMUI 8. The company’s new user interface comes with Android Oreo, although some Honor smartphones will only be getting some of the EMUI 8’s features without Oreo.

However, if you don’t own the Honor 8, you should be safe since Honor plans to update eight of its smartphones to Android Oreo. In any case, Honor France has just announced that the EMUI 8 roll-out has just started and the first smartphones to get the update are the Honor 9 and 8 Pro.

Furthermore, the handset maker confirmed that two other …

Honor 7X in Red launches in US for Valentine's Day

Popular mid-range smartphone Honor 7X is now available in one additional color for consumers in the US. The manufacturer has fulfilled its CES intentions of introducing a red version of the handset in time for Valentine’s Day, and you can now grab one for $199.99 on the official Honor Store. 
Aside from bearing a more striking hue, the red 7X is identical to the black and blue variants that got released on January 22nd. It features a metal back and an “all-screen” design up front, a 5.93″ IPS 1080p display with 18:9 aspect ratio, the …

Honor 7X tops Amazon's best seller list after only three days

The recently released Honor 7X is off to a great start after its launch on January 22nd. Three days after its release, the phone is the number one best seller on Amazon. It is the first Honor handset to feature the FullView Display with a high screen-to-body ratio over 77%. The 5.93-inch screen carries a 1080 x 2160 FHD+ resolution, which works out to an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Kirin 659 chipset is under the hood, and keeping the lights on is a 3340mAh battery.

Besides being available on Amazon, the Honor 7X can be purchased at hhihonor.com. This is the official Honor website where those …

Huawei to roll out EMUI 8.0 based on Oreo to Honor 8 Pro, Honor 8 Lite, Honor 9i and Honor 7X

Huawei has just announced the launch of its new EMUI 8.0 user interface, which is based on Android Oreo. The new UI already comes pre-loaded on the Honor View 10 and the upcoming Honor 9 Lite.

However, a handful of other smartphones will receive EMUI 8.0 via OTA update, including the Honor 8 Pro, Honor 8 Lite, Honor 9i, and Honor 7X, Huawei recently confirmed.

Huawei has decided to jump from EMUI 5.1 to 8.0 to avoid any confusions related to the version of Android which is based upon. EMUI 8.0 brings lots of new features and improvements in addition to what’s …

Super mid-ranger Honor 7X up for pre-order on Amazon, see when you can get it

Honor 7X on Amazon (pre-order)
Honor 7X, one of the top value for money phones of early 2018, is now available for pre-order on Amazon.  The super mid-ranger is classified as “#1 New Release” in Amazon’s “unlocked cell phones” category, and the e-commerce site says that units will officially start shipping on January 25, 2018.
The units sold by Amazon are unlocked and compatible with GSM carriers. You won’t have trouble using them on AT&T and T-Mobile, but LTE won’t be available if you’re on Sprint or Verizon. They are covered by the standard …

The inexpensive Honor 7X will be getting Face Unlock functionality in Q1 2018

Honor announced yesterday the global availability of its View 10 and 7X smartphones, but it also introduced the limited edition Honor 7X Red, which will be available in limited quantities (20,000 units) in select markets.

The Honor 7X that made its debut in the United States last month is great value for money. At just $200, it offers more than decent specs, but if that’s still not enough to make you buy one, maybe Honor’s next announcement will.

The company has just announced that the entire lineup of Honor 7X devices will receive a new facial recognition …

Honor 7X Review

Huawei’s budget-friendly Honor sub-brand has released the follow-up to the 6X – its fiercely competitive mid-range offering – the Honor 7X. Now sporting a body constructed entirely of aluminum, the 7X steps up the class factor from its partially-plastic predecessor. Adding to this aura is the inclusion of an 18:9, 5.93-inch screen with minimal bezels to match. Throw in dual cameras and Honor’s typically quick performance, and you have a lean, mean $200 mid-range machine. But is it enough to knock off more recognizable and similarly equipped competitors?

In the box:
Honor 7XMicro-USB …

Where to buy the Honor 7X in the US, and how to try and win one

Officially announced earlier today alongside the Honor View V10 (which
isn’t available to order in the US
yet), the Honor 7X is a very attractive Android smartphone that costs just $199.99 unlocked.


If you’re planning to buy the Honor 7X, for now, the handset
can be ordered only via Honor’s official US website. The new phone is available
in two color variants (blue and black), comes with a free protective case if
you order by December 14, and should be shipped on December 15. Similar to previous Honor phones, including the 6X, the
Honor 7X is compatible only with GSM/LTE carriers, …

Honor 7X, sporting the premium thin bezels look at an affordable price, is coming to the U.S.

Looking for a phone that looks like an expensive new handset with thin bezels, an 18:9 aspect ratio, but doesn’t cost an arm and a leg? Then buddy, have we got news for you. Last month we introduced you to the Honor 7X, a mid-range offering from Huawei’s sub-brand that aims to look like an expensive top shelf model. Launched in China on October 17th, word came out today that other countries are destined to receive the Honor 7X. We should be hearing more about this on December 5th.

The Honor 7X features a 5.93-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160. Even if you failed basic math 101, …