The Huawei Honor 6X - which went official back in October last year, and is currently available in China, the US, and Europe - will be launched in India on January 24. The company has started sending media invites for the launch event.

Huawei Honor 6X

In the recent CES showcasing, Huawei's Honor 6X and Huawei Mate 9 made a visit on the event where it is confirmed that its operating system will get an upgrade into the latest Android Nougat firmware this coming second quarter. Along with the Nougat update, the device will also receive an upgrade to version 5.0 of the company's EMUI skin, the latest custom interface developed by Huawei.

Huawei Honor 6X smartphone puts on an octa-core 2.1 GHz Kirin 655 processor based on the 16nm process as its processor, coupled by a Mali T830-MP2 graphics processing unit. Its internal memory comes in either 3GB or 4GB RAM, as well as 32GB or 64GB of expandable memory.

There's currently no word on how much the Honor 6X will cost in India. In the US, the handset carries a $249.99 price tag, while in the UK and Euro-zone, it goes for £224 and €249, respectively.