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September 28, 2018

Compare HONOR Mobile Phones: HONOR 7 vs HONOR 7X

Among the HONOR mobile phones, HONOR 7 and HONOR 7X are the budget ones that people would like to choose. As a later-launched model, what is the optimization of HONOR 7x?

Among HONOR mobile phones, HONOR 7 and HONOR 7X are the budget ones that people would like to choose. As a later-launched model, what is the optimization of HONOR 7X?

HONOR 7

HONOR 7

HONOR 7X

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Here’s the detailed specification comparison between HONOR 7 and HONOR 7X:

Specs HONOR 7 HONOR 7X
NETWORK Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 - Europe HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - Europe LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
LAUNCH Announced 2015, June 2017, December
Status Available. Released 2015, July Available. Released 2017, December
BODY Dimensions 143.2 x 71.9 x 8.5 mm (5.64 x 2.83 x 0.33 in) 156.5 x 75.3 x 7.6 mm (6.16 x 2.96 x 0.30 in)
Weight 157 g (5.54 oz) 165 g (5.82 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY Type IPS-NEO LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~72.4% screen-to-body ratio) 5.93 inches, 90.7 cm2 (~77.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density) 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~407 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Emotion UI 3.1 EMUI 5.1
PLATFORM OS Android 5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) - Enhanced Edition
Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 935 HiSilicon Kirin 659
CPU Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) Octa-core (4x2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T628 MP4 Mali-T830 MP2
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal 16/64 GB, 3 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM (L21) or 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM (L22) or 32/64 GB, 3/4 GB RAM (L24)
32 GB, 3 GB RAM - Enhanced Edition
MAIN CAMERA Modules 20 MP, f/2.0, 27mm, 1/2.4", PDAF 16 MP, f/2.2, 26mm, 1/2.9", 1.25µm, PDAF
2 MP, depth sensor
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps, HDR 1080p@30fps
SELFIE CAMERA Modules 8 MP, f/2.4, 26mm 8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm jack Yes Yes
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic DTS sound
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant) Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC NFC-SIM
Infrared port Yes No
Radio Stereo FM radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Java No No
Fast battery charging
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
MP4/H.265 player MP4/H.265 player
Photo/video editor Photo/video editor
Document viewer Document viewer
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 3100 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3340 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 350 h (3G) Up to 647 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 8 h 20 min (3G) Up to 2 1 h (3G)
MISC Colors Gray, Silver, Gold Black, Blue, Gold, Red, Gray
SAR EU 1.13 W/kg (head) 0.52 W/kg (body)
Price HONOR 7 price in your country HONOR 7X price in your country

Based on the table above, we sum up the advantages of each of the two flagships.

HONOR 7

The highlight of HONOR 7 is that it has better camera resolution and front camera flash and it supports NFC. With HONOR 7 (PLK-AL10)’s NFC function, you can make wireless payments. By touching each other, you can connect two NFC-enabled devices.

HONOR 7’s 20MP rear-facing camera, which features Sony IMX 230 sensor and 0.1 seconds PDAF fast-focusing technology, is around 25% more mega pixels (MP) than HONOR 7X. And more resolution will bring better picture quality.

compare honor mobile phones – honor 7 pictures

The front camera flash enables you to take selfies in low light. It takes perfect selfie with 8MP front-facing camera together with the soft lighting, a 26 mm wide angle lens and 10-level beauty mode.

HONOR 7X

However, compared with HONOR 7, HONOR 7X also have some advantages than HONOR 7. It is slimmer, and it has bigger screen, better screen resolution, more RAM, dual SIM, more storage capacity and bigger battery.

HONOR 7X is 10% slimmer than HONOR 7. And it has around 14% bigger screen, 12% more pixels, 33% more RAM and 7% more battery capacity than HONOR 7.

After reading the above analysis, which one are you more interested in, HONOR 7 or HONOR 7X?

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