Huawei Honor 7 backplate leaks out, hinting at a metal build and finger scanner

Huawei Honor 7 backplate leaks out, hinting at a metal build and finger scanner
Huawei's Honor 6 was one of the best kept secrets for its price tag when it launched last year, and now the company is apparently prepping a sequel, which will be in sync with its current premium design philosophy. The Honor 7 looks like it will be made of metal, but might sport a larger screen, compared to the Honor 6, judging from the leaked photos.

The eventual Honor 7 is said to also sport a fingerprint sensor on the back, like the Mate 7 - something that the newly-announced P8 flagship doesn't have. The backplate of the Honor 7 has leaked out now, confirming what could only be a fingerprint reader, as well as the premium metal build. There will be another Honor in the family, too, an eventual successor to the Honor 6 Plus, which has a dual-camera setup for intriguing depth of field perception shenanigans.

Both probably won't be hitting before the summer, but in the meantime we can expect plenty of leaks, filling specs around the inevitable 5.5" screens, Kirin 930/ 935 chipset, 3 GB of RAM, and Android 5.0 Lollipop, skinned with Huawei’s Emotion UI.


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6 Comments

1. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Heading towards a costlier phone may be.

2. azene unregistered

may be

3. Hahawk

Posts: 33; Member since: Apr 20, 2015

So the Honor 7 is the actual flagship of Huawei this year?

4. Moose

Posts: 418; Member since: Jan 05, 2015

Huawei is getting as bad as Samsung for introducing too many devices too fast, often with quite minor upgrades. They just came out with the Honor 6 and 6+ a couple of months ago, now number 7 is on the way - too soon!!

5. Ghost04

Posts: 522; Member since: May 03, 2014

Honor 6 will be almost a year old when Honor 7 gets launched . Honor 7 is not coming until July . And Honor 7 plus will come in late 2015 as the rumours says . Honor 6 plus came in December .

6. cabuya

Posts: 41; Member since: Jul 16, 2012

I have a huawei mate 7 and i love it never been so happy with a phone i was coming from a iphone 6 plus and note 4 and never going back huawei is a real brand just like samsung a apple.

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