Honor Expands its Footprint in Southeast Asia

Honor Expands its Footprint in Southeast Asia

YANGON, Myanmar–Jan. 29, 2018–PRNewswire/InfoQuest

Introducing state-of-the-art smartphones at an unbeatable price to consumers in Myanmar

Honor, a young, innovative, and trend-setting brand, today announces the opening of its first flagship store in Myanmar and introduces to the market its highly-rated smartphones, Honor 7X, Honor V9 Play, Honor 6X and Honor Holly 6, expanding Honor’s presence in the Southeast Asia market.

“Following our launch in Malaysia last month, today marks another step forward in Honor’s Southeast Asia expansion journey,” said George Zhao, President of Honor. “We are delighted to officially launch in this emerging market. As an innovative and trend-setting brand for digital natives, Honor is dedicated to bringing unrivaled products with unbeatable price to the consumers in Myanmar. Looking forward, we are hoping to bring our state-of-the-art products to more fans in Southeast Asia and accelerate our global growth!”

Honor 7X —  Honor’s first FullView Display smartphone

Stunning FullView Display

Featuring a stunning FullView Display and a 5.93-inch edge-to-edge, bezel-less screen design, Honor 7X provides outstanding display quality with a super-high screen-to-body ratio, enabling you to enjoy striking images on a sleek, compact phone. Its 18:9 screen delivers an impressive visual experience, especially to the gamers in the midst of the action. The smartphone also doubles the fun with a Split Screen functionality.

Professional Photography

The dual-lens 16MP + 2MP rear camera captures people and scenes in the highest definition. With Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF) and the latest algorithms, it can focus in as fast as 0.18 second. Combined with a large aperture (F/0.95 — F/16) that gives images a DSLR-level depth of field effect, the Honor 7X allows everyone to become a professional photographer.

Other premium features

The device packs a range of other superior features. It is powered by an octal-core Kirin 659 processor at 2.36GHz and is equipped with 4GB RAM and EMUI5.1. The system will soon be upgraded to the latest EMUI 8.0 to further optimize user experience. This delivers superb performance when multi-tasking and gaming, and meets the needs of the most demanding apps. Even with the larger FullView Display, just a single charge of the Honor 7X 3,340 mAh battery will last for more than one full day. Honor 7X will be available in Myanmar at a competitive price of MMK 329,000.

Honor V9 Play — a minimalist Scandinavian style smartphone

Aesthetically premium touch

The Honor V9 Play has a smooth and streamlined smartphone body, with four rounded corners that turn seamlessly into a 2.5D curved back. The intricate and inviting rear design is the result of painstaking craftsmanship on a nanoscale, involving an 8-layer coating process, 13 complex manufacturing processes, and a detailed laser process of 300 etchings in every single square millimeter.

Outstanding still image performance

With a 13 MP rear camera and F2.2 wide aperture, the Honor V9 Play offers a camera for every conceivable occasion; with a food mode, a low-light HDR mode, watermark effects and more, these features will help you explore and capture the essence of life. The 8MP front camera will sharpen your selfies, with 10 adjustable beauty settings to enhance the natural radiance of your skin.

Smoother user experience

Featuring a high performance octa-core processor, the device delivers an incredible performance under any circumstance and at an unrivaled price at MMK 189,000. With 2000+ system features and 100+ use case scenarios, the all-new EMUI 5.1 can intelligently allocate resources and optimize components to offer a smoother user experience.

Honor 6X —  a technological beast for those on a budget

Powerful dual-lens camera

Priced at MMK 219,000, Honor 6X is a powerful and versatile all-rounder, packing top-of-the-shelf features to empower millennials who want to explore the world. Featuring a dual-lens 12MP+2MP rear camera with a wide aperture (F/0.95), the Honor 6X produces professional-looking background blur to make your subjects stand out. This, coupled with a 1.25um pixel size, enables the Honor 6X to capture quality shots even in low-light settings.

Rock-solid performance

Powered by a Kirin 655 boasting an octa-core architecture, the Honor 6X is built to provide a glitch-free user experience. Kirin 655 packs four cores clocked at 2.1GHz and another four at 1.7 GHz. Supported by 3GB RAM and a powerful i5 co-processor, the Honor 6X allows you to game, browse and listen to music seamlessly, or run multiple apps at the same time.

Epic battery life

Running on a powerful 3340 mAh battery, Honor 6X offers an exceptional battery life. With its 16nm CPU and power saving technology further reducing power consumption, Honor 6X provides 2.15 days of usage and 1.54 days of heavy usage on a single full charge.

Honor Holly 6 —  Honor’s most affordable smartphone

Lasts longer, for longer

Backed by a 3020 mAh capacity battery, together with Honor’s smart power saving technology, Honor Holly 6 enables you to enjoy up to 13 hours of video streaming or 68 hours of music playback on a single charge. Honor Holly 6 ‘s battery is also designed for longevity, maintaining 80% or more of its battery capacity even after 800 recharges.

Capture every stunning moment

With f/2.0 aperture, Honor Holly 6’s 8 MP rear camera allows you to get high quality images even in challenging conditions. Moreover, its 5MP front camera with 84-degree wide angle lens can help you explore new ways to put yourself smack at the heart of the action.

Other premium features

Featuring a 5.0″ display with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels, Honor Holly 6 provides a clear and sharp picture at an unbeatable price of MMK 129,000. In terms of its design, Honor Holly 6’s rounded edges sit perfectly in your hand, enhancing your grip. The device also comes with a textured back cover, which is comfortable and silky smooth to the touch.

Honor 7X, Honor V9 Play, Honor 6X and Honor Holly 6 are available since 28 January 2018. Come to visit Honor’s flagship store at No.139, Latha street middle block, Latha township, Yangon and be the first to have a try on these cool gadgets!

The release is also available in Burmese language, to view it, click here.

About Honor

Honor is a leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group. In line with its slogan, “For the Brave”, the brand was created to meet the needs of digital natives through internet-optimized products that offer superior user experiences, inspire action, foster creativity and empower the young to achieve their dreams. In doing this, Honor has set itself apart by showcasing its own bravery to do things differently and to take the steps needed to usher in the latest technologies and innovations for its customers.

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