Honor 6X with Kirin 655 officially launched in Malaysia from RM1199!

The Honor 6X is the first Honor debut unveiled in China few weeks ago. Just in today, the new Honor mid-range has officially arrives in Malaysia on Valentine’s Day which comes with a dual 12MP rear camera. It is also powered by Kirin 655 SoC along with 4GB RAM, a fingerprint sensor covered with a metallic unibody. It’s pricing is no surprise as the new Honor mid-range has a reasonable pricing at RM1199.

The Honor 6X is crafted from a metallic body surrounding the 5.5 inches Full HD display, presented in 2.5D curvature.


As for its specifications, the standard version comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM and high spec variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. The 3GB RAM standard variant will be first available on Malaysian market followed by the premium high spec variant.

Meanwhile, its Kirin 655 comes with 4x Cortex A53 clocked at 2.1Ghz main core and 4 Cortex A53 1.7Ghz subcore that offers 67% more performance than its predecessor. The integrated Mali MP2 T830 GPU also offers 50% performance enhancement in particle rendering.

Utilizing FPC 2nd generation fingerprint security algorithm, the whole unlock process of the Honor 6X can be completed in just 0.3 seconds, that is 42% faster than last generation sensors! Furthermore, the 3340mAh battery further increase its battery life as a daily driver.


Honor has begin its venture on dual rear camera since the launch of Honor 6 Plus and same goes to the toned down version of Honor 6X. It’s camera supports Phase-Detection Autofocus (PDAF) and its large sensor would did a decent job in low light environment.



As for its software, it is currently preloaded with Android 6 and its EMUI 5.0 beta will be open for registration by end of this month and officially delivers to Malaysian user by April or May onward.

The Honor 6X is available in platinum gold, galaxy silver and classic grey. Unfortunately rose gold and sky blue will not be imported to Malaysia yet.

As for its pricing, the Honor 6X starts with RM1199 for 3GB RAM while the 4GB RAM is at RM1399 and available from 6th March onward. The 3GB RAM standard variant is now open for pre-order from today till 16 Feb through Lazada and DirectD.

First 50 pre-orders to get Honor earphones, smartphone case and RM100 petrol voucher! Hurry up!