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Huawei Honor 3X Pro

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INTRODUCTION

Huawei Honor 3X Pro is a mid-end smartphone introduced by Huawei Technologies that was launched in May 2014. It is a phone aimed at the mid-range price segment targeting customers who can invest more for better functions. Honor 3X Pro is the successor to the Honor 3X that was launched in December 2013. Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. is a telecom company that manufactures mobile phones, networks, tablets, computers, dongles, multimedia devices & technologies and also provides consultancy and managed services. Huawei is also the largest telecom equipment producing company in the world. It was established in 1987 by an engineer, named Ren Zhengfei. At that time, the company was mostly making phone switches. Huawei services and products are used by people in more than 140 countries all over the world. Honor 3X Pro was one of the largest smartphone devices launched in 2014.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Huawei Honor 3X Pro Design and Display
Huawei Honor 3X Pro Design

Huawei Honor 3X Pro sports a plastic body, which is quite attractive and easy on the eyes. It looks beautiful and fits well in user's hands. It is measured 149.5 x 77.4 x 8.9 mm and weighs about 162 gm. The phone is 8.9 mm thick, which is thinner than an average smartphone. It is available in black and white colours.

Honor 3X Pro features a 5.5 inch LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touch display that provides a full HD resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with 401 per pixel density. The body to screen ratio is 72.1% that leaves enough space for three touch-sensitive buttons located at the bottom of the screen. The phone body has a speaker at the top front. The screen is capable of displaying up to 16 million colours and also supports up to 10 points multitouch.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Huawei Honor 3X Pro Performance
Huawei Honor 3X Pro Performance

Honor 3X Pro smartphone is powered by a 1.7 GHz Cortex-A7 octa-core processor with MediaTek MT6592 chipset and Mali-450MP4 graphical processor. It runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS based Emotion 2.0 UI. The phone was first introduced with 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB internal memory. Later on, it was upgraded to have 32GB of internal memory that is expandable up to 64GB via an external microSD card.

The phone processor was almost the best one in the market at the time when it was launched. The 1.7GHz processor along with 2GB of RAM works fine for regular daily tasks along with light gaming and internet surfing. Both the processor and RAM of this phone made it better than an average smartphone in terms of overall phone performance.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Huawei Honor 3X Pro Camera
Huawei Honor 3X Pro Camera

This Huawei smartphone sports a good quality 13-megapixel primary camera powered with autofocus and LED flash. The back camera is also built with features like touch focus, f/2.2 aperture, Panorama, ISO, white balance, self-timer, geo-tagging, HDR, face detection. It can shoot photos of up to 4160 x 3120 pixels resolution and can record HD videos of 1920 x 1080 pixels at 30 fps frame rate.

The Honor 3X Pro also has a 5-megapixel secondary camera in the front for self-photography and video chatting. The front camera shoots images with 2560 x 1920 pixels resolution and HD videos of 1280 x 720 pixels resolution at 30 fps. Both the cameras work fine and are capable of delivering good quality pictures, even in average and low light conditions. The back camera is better with its advanced features.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Huawei Honor 3X Pro Battery
Huawei Honor 3X Pro Battery

Huawei Honor 3X Pro comes with a 3000 mAh Li-Ion battery that is removable and capable of keeping the phone running continuously for days. Although the battery of this featured phone is not the best in the industry, it is still better than many other smartphones in this price range.

The phone offers all the standard connectivity options including GSM, EDGE, HSPA, 3G, WiFi, hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with GLONASS, FM radio, and a microUSB port that were in use at the time of its launch. The phone doesn’t support 4G connectivity since 4G was not very common at that point. It supports dual-SIM with dual-standby and also has a 3.5mm headphone jack.

PROS AND CONS

Here is the summary of various advantages and disadvantages of the Huawei Honor 3X Pro smartphone.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Big enough battery
  • Inbuilt memory good enough for high-end usage
  • Powerful processor with equally powerful RAM
  • Good camera shooting and video recording quality
  • External microSD card slot
  • Removable battery
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • No 4G connectivity
  • Weighs more than average
  • No NFC, Infrared or USB OTG support
  • No fingerprint sensor
  • No gorilla glass or other screen protection