Huawei Honor 7X Smartphone Review

The Honor 7X is a smartphone that price is very reasonable. If you want to benefit from modern features such as narrow bezels then you should choose this smartphone. This smartphone has a big screen that doesn’t mean a bigger phone and 18:9 aspect ratio screen.


  • Body: Metal unibody, 2.5D glass on front
  • Screen: 5.93″ IPS LCD, 1080p (407ppi); Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
  • Processor: Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659
  • Chipset: 4x [email protected] + 4x [email protected], Mali-T830MP2
  • Memory: 3/4GB RAM + 32/64GB storage, Hybrid microSD slot
  • Camera: Dual 16MP (1/2.9″, 1.25 µm) + 2MP with PDAF, 1080p @ 30fps video
  • Selfie cam: 8 MP, 1080p @ 30fps video
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat, EMUI 5.1 on top
  • Battery: 3,340mAh (non-removable)
  • MicroSD: Yes, upto 256GB
  • Sensors: Hall effect sensor, Fingerprint sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Compass, Accelerometer, Phone status indicator
  • Connectivity: Hybrid Dual Nano-SIM (hybrid microSD slot); LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps support; Wi-Fi g/b/n; Bluetooth 4.1; GPS with GLONASS; FM radio; 3.5mm audio jack
  • Misc: Fingerprint reader, DTS audio
  • Colors: Black, Gold, Blue

Design & Display:

To look at the Honor 7X it’s good and the screen is  82.9% of body ratio. The screen looks square like a rounded body. It comes in black, blue and gold and metal finish makes feel better. Body is made by metal unibody and using 2.5D glass on front. The LCD with a 1080p resolution filling 5.93”.

Battery & Performance:

The battery is 3,340 mAh, which is good. If you spending time with watching the video, using Google Maps, Capture photos you get back up 5 hours and 31 minutes or more. The battery performance depends on what you’re doing on the phone. You will get 50% to 54% charge in an hour. Overall performance is too good.

Positives side:

  • Low price
  • Stylish
  • 18:9 aspect ratio screen
  • 82.9% screen-to-body ratio
  • Lots of camera features, including dual lens
  • Solid battery life

Negatives side:

  • Camera, not the best quality
  • Portrait mode hit-and-miss
  • No USB Type-C
  • NFC not available Android Pay
  • No Android 8.0 at launch