Honor 6X boasts of a 5.5 inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The full metal body has 2.5D glass atop and a curved panel at the back. It runs on Octa core Kirin 655 SoC where 4 cores are clocked at 2.1 GHz and the remaining 4 at 1.7 GHz. It offers 3 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. Another higher priced variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB ROM would also be made available soon for Rs. 15999. A Smart File System has been incorporated to prevent disk fragmentation and throughput degradation after prolonged usage.
In terms of cameras, the device sports dual rear lenses, one with a resolution of 12 Megapixels and the other with 2 Megapixels. This allows users to create beautiful bokeh shots, the newest buzzword of the smartphone industry. The phone carries a 3340 mAh battery along with the brand's proprietary 5V/2A fast charging. Additionally, there is a back mounted third generation fingerprint sensor that can unlock the device in 0.3 seconds.
The Indian specific phone has EMUI available in 14 local languages along with an SOS feature for emergency situations.