Honor 7S launching in India on September 4

Last week, we reported that Huawei sub-brand Honor is expected to launch the Honor 7S in India in first week of September, that is this week. Well now, Honor has officially confirmed that it is going to launch the 7S in India this week.


Honor through Twitter has confirmed that it’s launching the 7S in India this week. The phone will be launched on September 4 in India, i.e., tomorrow. The launch event will start at 2 pm, and those who are interested can watch the event live on Honor’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube channel.

The Honor 7S was first launched in Pakistan back in late May this year. However, the 7S isn’t any new phone. It’s actually a re-branded Honor Play 7 that was launched in China in the same month. The Honor 7S is a budget smartphone that’s powered by MediaTek’s MT6739 quad-core processor which is clocked at 1.5 GHz and is mated to 2 GB RAM.

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The 7S sports a 5.45-inch LCD display that has aspect ratio of 18:9 and a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. For photography, it comes with a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera. The smartphone has 16 GB of storage on-board but you do have the option to further expand the storage up to 256 GB via microSD card. You can check out full specs of the Honor 7S down below.

Honor 7S Specifications

  • CPU: 1.5 GHz MediaTek MT6739 quad-core processor
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: PowerVR GE8100
  • Operating System: EMUI 8.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Display: 5.45-inch HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) IPS LCD display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D curved glass
  • Rear Camera: 13 MP with PDAF and LED flash
  • Front Camera: 5 MP with flash
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB
  • External Storage: Expandable up to 256 GB via microSD card (dedicated slot)
  • SIM: Dual Nano
  • Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3.5 mm headphone jack, micro USB
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Gold
  • Battery: 3020 mAh

There’s no word on the pricing of Honor 7S in India, but we don’t have to wait much to know that as Honor will reveal the pricing as well as availability details at tomorrow’s launch event.