Our Opinion

The Huawei Honor 6X (4GB RAM, 64GB) is a slightly better phone than the Huawei Honor 6X (3GB RAM, 32GB), and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Huawei Honor 6X (4GB RAM, 64GB)!

Huawei Honor 6X (3GB RAM, 32GB)  Huawei Honor 6X (4GB RAM, 64GB) 
Huawei Honor 6X Huawei Honor 6X
Buy Now  not available currently Buy
Excellence Score
20.9
22.6
Value for Money Score
52.8
54.0
Price ₹ 12,999 onwards ₹ 13,899 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jan, 2017 Feb, 2017
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 7.0 Nougat, Upgradeable to 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 7.0 Nougat, Upgradeable to 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch) 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Features IPS, 2.5D Curved Glass, Eye Comfort Mode IPS, 2.5D Curved Glass, Eye Comfort Mode
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 2.1 GHz 2.1 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name HiSilicon Kirin 655Ranked #56 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks HiSilicon Kirin 655Ranked #56 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Mali-T830MP2 Mali-T830MP2
RAM 3 GB 4 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 12MP + 2 MP 12 MP + 2 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features 6P Lens, 1.25um Pixel Size, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Sony IMX386 Sensor, Splash, Light Painting 6P Lens, 1.25um Pixel Size, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Sony IMX386 Sensor, Splash, Light Painting
Secondary Camera 8.0MP 8.0MP
Secondary Camera Features 77 degree Wide Angle Lens 77 degree Wide Angle Lens
Internal Memory 32 GB 64 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio
Dual SIM GSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot) GSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot)
Thickness 8.2 mm 8.2 mm
Weight 162 gm 162 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3340 mAh 3340 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Yes Yes
Other Battery Parameters Video Playback Time: 11.5 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 70 hrs Video Playback Time: 11.5 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 70 hrs
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Other Features Fast Battery Charging; Noise Filtration; DTS Audio Fast Battery Charging; 15 months extended warranty; Noise Filtration; DTS Audio
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • High quality design, fit, and finish
  • The back plate tapers along the edges and corners, resulting in a far more comfortable in-hand feel
  • Very fast and accurate fingerprint reader, at par with what is found with most high-end flagship smartphones
  • Decent display, with good color accuracy and viewing angles
  • Apart from unlocking the device, the fingerprint scanner can also be used to capture photos and videos, answer phone calls, stop alarms, bring down the notification shade by swiping down, and browse through photos in the gallery by swiping left or right, which are all useful features to have - these are the kind of small touches that make the phone much easier to use with one hand
  • Very good performance at this price point - everything is as fluid and responsive in everyday use, and the device also handles graphically-intensive gaming with little issue
  • Decent dual camera setup - the first phone in this price range to come with a dual-camera setup, allowing for a nice bokeh effect in pictures
  • The overall camera experience is pretty good too - it is fast to focus and capture photos, and the photos are pleasant
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Decent overall audio quality
  • Very good battery life, helped by a well optimized processor - you get as much as 1.5 days of battery life with moderate use
  • High quality design, fit, and finish
  • The back plate tapers along the edges and corners, resulting in a far more comfortable in-hand feel
  • Very fast and accurate fingerprint reader, at par with what is found with most high-end flagship smartphones
  • Decent display, with good color accuracy and viewing angles
  • Apart from unlocking the device, the fingerprint scanner can also be used to capture photos and videos, answer phone calls, stop alarms, bring down the notification shade by swiping down, and browse through photos in the gallery by swiping left or right, which are all useful features to have - these are the kind of small touches that make the phone much easier to use with one hand
  • Very good performance at this price point - everything is as fluid and responsive in everyday use, and the device also handles graphically-intensive gaming with little issue
  • Decent dual camera setup - the first phone in this price range to come with a dual-camera setup, allowing for a nice bokeh effect in pictures
  • The overall camera experience is pretty good too - it is fast to focus and capture photos, and the photos are pleasant
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Decent overall audio quality
  • Very good battery life, helped by a well optimized processor - you get as much as 1.5 days of battery life with moderate use
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • EMUI is bright and colorful, but somewhat cartoonish (although it can be easily replaced with a custom launcher)
  • The single bottom-mounted speaker is good but is easy to muffle with your hand when using the phone in the landscape orientation
  • EMUI is bright and colorful, but somewhat cartoonish (although it can be easily replaced with a custom launcher)
  • The single bottom-mounted speaker is good but is easy to muffle with your hand when using the phone in the landscape orientation
Expert Reviews
  1. gsmarena.com in-depth Read Review »
  2. phonearena.com in-depth Read Review »
  3. cnet.com in-depth Read Review »
  4. gadgets.ndtv.com in-depth Read Review »
  5. fonearena.com in-depth Read Review »
  6. bgr.in in-depth Read Review »
  7. androidauthority.com in-depth Read Review »
  8. trustedreviews.com in-depth Read Review »
  9. indianexpress.com in-depth Read Review »
  10. economictimes.indiatimes.com in-depth Read Review »
  11. hindustantimes.com in-depth Read Review »
  12. news18.com in-depth Read Review »
  13. expertreviews.co.uk in-depth Read Review »
  14. thequint.com in-depth Read Review »
  15. livemint.com in-depth Read Review »
  16. zdnet.com in-depth Read Review »
  17. slashgear.com in-depth Read Review »
  18. themobileindian.com in-depth Read Review »
  1. gsmarena.com in-depth Read Review »
  2. phonearena.com in-depth Read Review »
  3. cnet.com in-depth Read Review »
  4. gadgets.ndtv.com in-depth Read Review »
  5. fonearena.com in-depth Read Review »
  6. bgr.in in-depth Read Review »
  7. androidauthority.com in-depth Read Review »
  8. trustedreviews.com in-depth Read Review »
  9. indianexpress.com in-depth Read Review »
  10. economictimes.indiatimes.com in-depth Read Review »
  11. hindustantimes.com in-depth Read Review »
  12. news18.com in-depth Read Review »
  13. expertreviews.co.uk in-depth Read Review »
  14. thequint.com in-depth Read Review »
  15. livemint.com in-depth Read Review »
  16. zdnet.com in-depth Read Review »
  17. slashgear.com in-depth Read Review »
  18. themobileindian.com in-depth Read Review »
User Reviews
  1. Flipkart4.3 2,789+ reviews »
  2. Amazon4.2 13,639+ reviews »
  1. Flipkart4.3 2,007+ reviews »
  2. Amazon4.2 14,361+ reviews »
Official Website Official Website » Official Website »
Unofficial specs? N/A N/A
Individual Review 2
  • Individual Review 2
Individual Review

Honor 6X Review!

Android Authority

Top Pick

Individual Review

Honor 6X Review!

Android Authority

Top Pick

Full Review

Honor 6X Review!

Android Authority

Full Review

Honor 6X Review!

Android Authority

Did you find phonecurry useful in your phone search? Drop us a testimonial, or Tell us how we can improve