Review Honor 6 – stylish and elegant smartphone

Review Honor 6 – stylish and elegant smartphone

Review Honor 6 - stylish and elegant smartphone
Review Honor 6 - stylish and elegant smartphone

As you know, not so long ago, Huawei launched its new brand Honor. Huawei long time engaged in the production and development of product lines Honor. Over time, it came to the level of self-sufficiency, to become a separate brand. The company supports the development of Honor, and believes that their own brand to reach better results than being just one of the lines of the company’s products. One of these smartphones is now a separate brand is the hero of this review – Honor 6.

Packaging equipment Honor 6

  • Phone
  • Wired headset
  • Power Adapter with USB-cable

Envelope with warranty card, manual, two protective films on the front and back of a smartphone and a special plastmasska in order to make it easier to remove the SIM-card

Design and Ergonomics Honor 6

To me the white got the device to the test. At first glance, we can safely say that the Honor 6 smartphone very pretty. He’s thin, light, pleasant to the touch and comfortable to hold. Housing smartphone solid, so a non-removable battery.

The front side contains 5 “IPS FullHD-display. Below the display is empty, since the onscreen controls. The responsiveness of the screen sensor is excellent.

Above the display you can see the Honor 6 earpiece, LED indicator, front camera and light and proximity sensors. The speaker volume is good, with the intelligibility of speech interlocutor no problem, because the sound is heard clearly and without echo or rattles.


On the right side of the top of the placed volume button, and just below – a similar, but smaller, power / unlock button. Both are clear and easy to move depression, located comfortably. Under the buttons are located slots for microSIM and microSD, which are hidden under a flap.

The left side is completely empty.

The top of the can see the 3.5 mm jack for headphones, a microphone and an infrared sensor, and the bottom – microUSB connector and a microphone Elementary.

The rear panel contains the camera, flash, logo «honor» and speaker.

Honor 6 is covered with glass on the front side and on the back is still plastic. On sale will be available two versions of colors: black and white.

Build an excellent smartphone. No backlash and squeaks. Overall dimensions are impressive: 139,6 × 69,7 × 7,5 mm and weight 130 grams. And all this despite the fact that the device has a 5 “screen and battery capacity of 3100 mAh.

Display Honor 6

Screen size Honor 6 is 5 inches, resolution – 1920 × 1080 pixels and pixel density – 445 ppi. The display has an oleophobic coating and protected by glass Gorilla Glass 3. The device is equipped with a very good IPS-matrix, which does not lose intensity and does not distort the image from different angles. Color reproduction is good and at maximum brightness in the sun image does not tarnish. Brightness adjustment, exposed to the “Auto” mode, operates more than adequate, and at the lowest level can be easily read from the screen without straining your eyes.

Cams Honor 6

The main camera Honor 6 smartphone has a 13 megapixel sensor. Relieve very well in low light and in the dark. Removes quickly. Worth noting and photographing speed HDR-mode. The camera interface is nothing unusual there, everything you need is at your fingertips.

Hardware platform Honor 6

The Honor 6 is an eight-chip Hi-Silicon Kirin 920 (4 core Cortex A7 with a frequency of 1.3 GHz and four Cortex A15 core with a frequency of 1.7 GHz), in the presence of 3 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory of which is to you will get around 11 GB. It can be expanded with microSD cards up to 32 GB. During the use of the smartphone was seen braking. Everything works very smoothly and quickly.

The smartphone has shown good results of synthetic benchmarks, so the problems with the games you generally will not.

Under a heavy load smartphone it is heated, but not much. All would be nothing if not for the fact that the Honor 6 has a slim body.

Review Honor 6 - stylish and elegant smartphone

Video files of any resolution, including 1080p, played without any problems.

Software platform Honor 6

The smartphone Honor 6 runs on Android 4.4.2 with a proprietary shell EMUI 3.0.

Pre-installed applications there is little, which is good, since the user can install everything you need.

Network and communications Honor 6

Honor 6 is equipped with a slot for SIM-card micro-SIM format. There is support for 4G, 3G, the smartphone is equipped with modules Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.

Sound Honor 6

Speaker at the Honor 6 provides excellent and clear sound, wheezing and rattling not. Complete headphones perfect for listening to music, audiobooks, and more. The sound is acceptable, but not ideal. Who complete are not satisfied, can buy at any other store.

The earpiece has a maximum volume, enough to easily hear the other party in virtually any noisy environment. It is transmitted clearly and legibly.

Autonomy Honor 6

With a thickness of 7.5 mm device is equipped with a very capacious battery – 3100 mAh. When compared to the Lenovo VIBE X2, which is at a thickness of 7.27 mm has a battery capacity of 2300 mAh, which is barely enough to the end of the day when you are working, it is worth noting that Huawei engineers have worked very hard on this issue in this case. Honor «living” really long. At more or less intensive loads it to you easy enough for 2.5-3 days, and if the intensity of use, listen to music, surf the Internet, watch videos from YouTube, the smartphone can easily stretch a day and a half.

Review Honor 6 - stylish and elegant smartphone

By the battery will not carp – it was good! Autonomy of the smartphone can be the envy of most other good smartphone. And if you want the smartphone worked even longer, in the settings you can choose one of three proposed power saving modes: “Energy Saving”, in which it is possible to make normal calls and send and receive messages (when the battery is low), “Smart” – CPU auto-tuning and networks for balanced operation (daily use), “Normal” – a small CPU load and network configuration for maximum performance (for games and online videos).

Conclusions Honor 6

Honor 6 – chic a mainstream smart phone, as it has enough stylish appearance, and inside placed a good iron. The ratio of the weight and thickness of the device to the autonomy of his work, in general, is admirable.


  • a great assembly, a stylish and elegant design
  • slim body, compact size
  • good camera
  • high performance
  • 3 GB of RAM
  • protective film on the back and front of the smartphone are included
  • good autonomy, especially considering the overall dimensions

Cons (there are almost none, but if the fault, then …)

  • No metal in the body

To sum up, the smartphone can be safely regarded as a device for the acquisition.