Handset maker Huawei, officially went on flash sale at 2PM today, with the launch of Honor 4X through e-retail store Flipkart.com. The company did not reveal the unit availability, and received an overwhelming response where all the Honor 4X units were sold out within a minute of the flash sale.
The company took registrations for Honor 4X, which is priced at INR 10,499, which started at 4:00 pm on March 24, 2015 and lasted till midnight of March 29, 2015. The Honor 4X smartphone was sold only to those consumers who had successfully completed the registration.
Further, Honor selected winners from the successfully completed pre-orders through hihonor.in, and offered them a limited addition bundle along with the phone at Rs. 1 only. Limited edition Honor 4X pack included a 3000mAh power bank, premium engine headphone and colorful back cover. The company also gave the consumers app gifts valued upto 14000 INR which included coupons from Freecharge, Coupon Duniya, Yatra.com and music streaming from Hungama.
Commenting on this, Mr. Allen Wang, President of Consumer Business Group, Huawei India said, "We are overwhelmed with the response we have received for our Honor 4X. smartphone. Being sold within a minute of the flash sale showcases that Honor brand connects very well with the youth, basis the unmatched value Honor offers of latest technology, design and features. We are excited to partner with Flipkart.com once again for Honor 4X and see this as a great opportunity to provide customers with a very promising product. "
Huawei Honor 4X - Key Specifications
Huawei Honor 4X, sports a 5.5-inch IPS HD display with resolution of 720x1280 pixels. It is clocked at 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core 64-bit processor and an Adreno 306 GPU besides 2GB RAM under the hood. On the storage, it is equipped with 8GB of built-in memory, with an expansion option of up to 32GB via microSD card slot.
Moreover, on the camera, it bears 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, and a 5MP front-facing camera on board. On the software front, it is shipped with Android KitKat 4.4 out of the box on top of Emotion UI 3.0. This device carries a dimension of 152.90 x 77.20 x 8.70mm and weighs around 165grams. This device will get monthly OTA updates for the first six months, followed by quarterly updates.
On the connectivity, it has 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, 3.5mm audio jack, FM radio and dual SIM (GSM+GSM) along with some sensors like Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor. Additionally, it is powered by a 3000mAh battery, with 72 hours of battery life with regular usage.
Coming in White and Golden color, Huawei Honor 4X carries a price tag of Rs. 10,499. The registration for next flash sale begins on 30th March at 18:00 hours and lasts till April 5th, 23:59 hours. The phone will be available for sale on Monday, 6th April at 2pm.