Huawei intros the Honor Holly, a new and cheap 5-inch Android smartphone

Huawei intros the Honor Holly, a new and cheap 5-inch Android smartphone
Huawei has a brand new Honor smartphone which, as of this week, will be available to buy in India. Called Huawei Honor Holly, the handset will go on sale on October 16 in India, and we assume that it’s going to be released in other markets, too, in the near future.

Although it’s about as large as the high-end Honor 6, sporting a 5-inch display, the Honor Holly doesn’t offer advanced features, instead being a mid-range device made for customers who can’t afford to pay too much for a smartphone.

The Honor Holly costs just 6,999 INR (about $114), thus being capable of competing, price-wise, with any of the Android One handsets that were released in India not long ago, as well as with Motorola’s Moto E, or Xiaomi’s Redmi 1S. Running Android 4.4 KitKat, Huawei’s new smartphone features dual SIM capabilities, an 8 MP rear camera, 2 MP front-facing camera, a quad-core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.3 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory, and a 2000 mAh battery. As for the 5-inch display that we mentioned earlier, this is an IPS one with a 720 x 1280 pixel resolution.


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8 Comments

1. Phooey506

Posts: 85; Member since: Sep 24, 2014

Seems like an android one program reject. Same specs, too.

2. realjjj

Posts: 375; Member since: Jan 28, 2014

Not new at all, it's a renamed Honor 3C Play.

3. DeusExCellula

Posts: 1390; Member since: Oct 05, 2014

See that Sony, beats your E3 into the ground...

4. S.M.Talha

Posts: 70; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

With a mediatek chip?

6. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

looks first, specs is second, I would sacrifice little less specs for better looks

5. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Actually seems like a much better value than the Android One handsets or the Moto E...

7. Chuck007

Posts: 1410; Member since: Mar 02, 2014

Not too bad for someone who is looking for a dirt cheap (price) phone.

8. Antonyjoseph

Posts: 217; Member since: Apr 06, 2013

Not bad. 720 p and 16 GB of Internal memory. Most cheap phones come with only 4 GB of internal memory.

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