honor's 5X handset and the honor Band Z1 smartwatch have been official for some time now - the smartphone was unveiled in the end of October 2015 as a China-exclusive device, while the wearable was launched in India at the same time. Well, it was just announced that the fledgling handset maker will be bringing these two gadgets to a rather important new market in 2016 - the US one.
hihonor.com) or Amazon. The handset will set you back $199.99 and we feel that this is a very alluring price for what the honor 5X has to offer. Its highlight is definitely the rear-positioned fingerprint scanner, which is a rare sight to behold in this price range.honor, which is a daughter company of Huawei, revealed that US-based consumers will be able to snatch the smartphone starting January 31 this year straight from the manufacturer's online store (
What about the wearable? The honor Band Z1 will also be available in late January 2016 from honor's online store for $79.99. Made of stainless teel, the gadget is compatible with both Android and iOS devices and promises up to 3 days of normal usage thanks to the embedded 70mAh juicer. It's worth noting that the gizmo features fast-charging, and you reportedly need to charge it for "10 minutes to gain a full day of battery life". Additionally, the Band Z1 has a 1.06-inch soft-lit POLED display. The wearable comes with a flurry of biometric and health-related features, like sleep tracking, step counting, and others. You can get the honor Band Z1 in black, white, and khaki.
Are you interested in any of honor's offerings?